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Kathrine V Switzer |

Kathrine Switzer is an acclaimed speaker who addresses corporations, business conferences, universities and special interest groups with a message that goes far beyond running. Her inspiring, authentic and high-energy delivery of creating success in a difficult environment, turning negatives into opportunities, and fearlessly implementing social and cultural change has made many positive differences in lives and businesses. Please consider her for your next event!

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Kathrine Switzer


Apr 17, 2014

This is going to be an incredibly special Boston Marathon and I’m so pleased to share my thoughts and feelings with the University of Massachusetts Boston. Open to the public. For more information regarding this event, call the Office of Special Events at 617.287.5313 or email

Apr 17, 2014 –
Apr 21, 2014

Boston Marathon, Boston, MA United States
The 2014 Boston Marathon is going to the be the race of the century. It is going to be a global testimony to endurance, resilience and fearlessness and I’m really excited to be there again! I will be attending all press conferences, receptions and will be at the expo Fri, Sat and Sun at Skirt Sports booth #2227 launching the new 261 Fearless clothing line–how appropriate! (Click below “read more” for hours) Additionally on Sunday April 20th from noon to 12:45 I will be speaking at the Runner’s World Legends panel at the Hynes Convention Center and later will join Roger Robinson as special guest speakers for Marathon Tour’s VIP dinner. On Monday, April 21st I will be doing my 37th consecutive TV broadcast for WBZ-TV right at the finish line (

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May 2, 2014 –
May 4, 2014

Kathrine and Roger Robinson return for their sixth appearance at this marvelous Canadian race, one of Canada’s premiere running events! They’re at the Expo all day Friday and Saturday with their books and shirts; Roger Robinson will be making the Canadian launch of his new book “Spirit of the Marathon” which accompanies the new DVD documentary “Spirit of the Marathon II.” They’ll be at all receptions and press conferences AND they will see you at the Finish Line for the awards on Sunday May 4th!

May 30, 2014 –
Jun 1, 2014

Kathrine will be making a repeat appearance at this marvelous women’s half-marathon and will be signing and selling her book, speaking at the pre-race pasta dinner and cheering you on at the start/finish for race day, Sunday June 1st!

Jun 6, 2014 –
Jun 8, 2014

This delightful, small race in New England has a lively following and I am back again with Billy Rodgers for speaking, appearing at the Expo and running in the event!

Jul 15, 2014 –
Jul 29, 2014

East Coast Australian Corporate PA Summits, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Australia
“Leading a Path of Change and Making a Positive Difference” will be the themes of Kathrine’s closing keynote addresses at the East Coast Australian PA Summits. Kathrine will share inspiring words from her courageous and energizing story. July 15 in Sydney at the Four Seasons, July 22 in Melbourne at the Grand Hyatt, July 29 in Brisbane at the Stamford Plaza. Enrollment is open to the public, Early Bird Rates Available till May 30th.

Aug 22, 2014 –
Aug 24, 2014

Guest Speaker – Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN United States
In honor of the sesquicentennial of the Mayo Clinic, Kathrine will be the commemorative speaker stressing the importance of preventative medicine through fitness and good health. The event will have a half-marathon race on Sunday, August 24th.

Sep 25, 2014 –
Sep 27, 2014

Virginia 10-miler, Lynchburg, VA United States
Kathrine and Roger Robinson have been invited back for a return performance at the 41st anniversary of this very special race. Activities include public speaking, the expo, Girls on the Run clinic, breakfast run and announcing at the race itself on September 27th.

Oct 15, 2014

Guest Speaker – Self Esteem Boston, Cambridge, MA United States
When it comes to talking about self esteem, Kathrine knows from first hand experience how important this is for success and how important it is to give empowerment to others. Join us for this 20th anniversary breakfast fundraiser at the Harvard Club where Kathrine will be a speaker and will be signing books.

Oct 17, 2014 –
Oct 19, 2014

Empire State Marathon, Syracuse (Liverpool), NY United States
This will be Kathrine’s 3rd appearance as guest speaker. Join her at the expo, pasta dinner and all day on the race course. Kathrine’s running began at Syracuse University and she ran many of her training miles on the roads nearby this race site!

Oct 31, 2014 –
Nov 2, 2014

TCS New York City Marathon, New York City, NY United States
This will be a special NYC marathon for Kathrine as she is getting inducted into the NYRR Hall of Fame! (Exact date TBA) Her appearances include time at the expo and of course at the race finish line of the largest marathon in the world.

Dec 4, 2014 –
Dec 6, 2014

Baton Rouge Beach Marathon, Baton Rouge, LA United States
This is a first for Kathrine and Roger Robinson we are doing a dynamic duo speaking presentation. We’ve never been to Baton Rouge and we both love zydeco! It should be fun because it was created 20 years ago by The Running Chicken Track Club. The Baton Rouge Beach Marathon has become a city-wide tradition celebrating running and giving back to the community through charities.

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