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Katherine Switzer Calendar

Kathrine Switzer

 


Mar 25, 2017

Hop 21 Run, Boston, MA United States
Kathrine joins in the ‘Hop 21’ with several hundred other runners from a variety of Boston Marathon Charity Teams. This is a 21-mile training run from Hopkinton to Heartbreak Hill. Make or break time!

Mar 31, 2017 –
Apr 1, 2017

Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Race, Washington DC, United States
45 years ago, Kathrine was the first woman winner of this start up race that now features thousands of runners and a dynamic expo. This year Kathrine is the speaker.

Apr 13, 2017 –
Apr 18, 2017

Boston Marathon, Boston, MA United States
In Boston for the Boston Marathon. This is the 50th anniversary of Kathrine’s first historic marathon. This time she is joined by 115 women and six men who are running for the charity, 261 Fearless. She will be making expo and press conference appearances, and signing the new edition of her book Marathon Woman on April 13-16; specific times will be posted here and updated on Facebook.

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Apr 17, 2017

Boston Marathon, Boston, MA United States
9:30am
(Monday, Race Day) Kathrine will be the honorary starter for the elite women’s race at 9:30 AM, then will run with her 261 Team at the 11:15 charity teams start time.

Apr 18, 2017

Boston Marathon, Boston, MA United States
10:00am
Wrap up Boston Marathon press conference.

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Kathrine Switzer Announces Team 261 Fearless Who Will Start 2017 Boston Marathon With Her

KATHRINE WILL BE JOINED BY OVER 100 OTHER RUNNERS REPRESENTING 20 COUNTRIES. TOGETHER THIS GLOBAL TEAM REPRESENTS 261 FEARLESS.
Running legend Kathrine Switzer is lacing up her sneakers to run the...


Special 50th Anniversary edition of "Marathon Woman" to be released April 2017

I am delighted to announce that my book Marathon Woman is being re-released in a special 50th Anniversary edition for the upcoming Boston Marathon!  And take a look–it’s been reviewed...


Kathrine & 261 Fearless in China, December 2016

Kathrine Switzer was invited to China to be an a special 261 Fearless Ambassador for the 30,000 strong Guangzhou Marathon.  The media, and runners everywhere, loved the message of running...


The Women Who Are Running To Protest Trump Are Tapping Into History, Huffington Post

There is a long tradition of women running as a form of protest.
By Erin Schumaker

In the wake of President Donald Trump’s electoral victory, Alison Désir, the founder of a community running organization...


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50th Anniversary Run for Kathrine at Boston Marathon, 2017

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Special 50th Anniversary edition of “Marathon Woman” to be released April 2017
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Start with Kathrine’s Tip Number ONE:
Just put on your shoes and go.

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