Katherine Switzer Calendar

Kathrine Switzer


Mar 1, 2018

Omni Fort Worth Hotel, Fort Worth, Texas United States Website »
This is a Go Red For Women event sponsored by the American Heart Association.

Mar 2, 2018

The proceeds of this luncheon benefit programs that serve low-income urban youth in Chicago along pathways of success.

Mar 3, 2018 –
Mar 5, 2018

Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana United States
Sponsored by Humana

Mar 10, 2018

The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts United States Website »
This is a Go Red for Women event, sponsored by the American Heart Association.

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Running Up that Hill

When Kathrine Switzer set out to run her first marathon she didn’t mean to start a running revolution, she simply wanted to prove the boys wrong. Switzer was a 20-year-old...

Marathon icon Kathrine Switzer’s DNA in perfume

Fun Fact: Equinox has a fragrance made with real DNA from the legendary runner Kathrine Switzer and it’s on display in its Franklin Street gym.
Switzer’s claim to fame comes from being the first woman...

On Her Birthday, Running Pioneer Explains How She’s Mastering Marathons Into Her 70s

Kathrine Switzer celebrates her 71st birthday today in Wellington, New Zealand, where she winters with her husband, runner and author Roger Robinson. Switzer was a pioneer female marathoner in the 1960s,...

Kathrine's Schedule at the 2017 NYC Marathon

New York City is the center of the running world on Marathon Weekend – and Kathrine Switzer and 261 Fearless is going to be right in the middle of the...

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Kathrine celebrates 50th Anniversary of historic run at Boston 2017

ESPN Sports Center features Kathrine and 261 Fearless
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Why I am Running the 2017 Boston Marathon
By Kathrine Switzer

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January 18-22, 2018

261 Fearless Women’s International Marathon
Guangzhou, China


Top 10 Running Tips

Start with Kathrine’s Tip Number ONE:
Just put on your shoes and go.

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Marathon Woman, Kathrine's best-selling book, is available now in an updated, special 50th anniversary celebratory edition. Signed copies available on her store. Visit Store
Kathrine tells the
real 1967
Boston Marathon story!
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