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Katherine Switzer Calendar

Kathrine Switzer

 


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.

Apr 25, 2017

Kathrine will be keynote speaker for this symposium. More details to come.

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ESPN Sports Center airs feature on Kathrine and 261 Fearless

ESPN Sports Center did a wonderful job with the #261Fearless story! Check out the video all the way from New Zealand to New York, and finally a training run with...


Kathrine Switzer On Her Return To The Boston Maraton, Competitor Magazine, by Allison Patillo

In April, Kathrine Switzer—athlete, activist, author, Emmy award-winning television commentator and founder of the nonprofit 261 Fearless—will run the Boston Marathon again. In 1967 the now 70-year-old runner was the...


Introducing the Women Can marathon – and celebrating a running hero, The Guardian, by Ronnie Haydon

This year, a new UK trail marathon across east Devon will celebrate the spirit of Kathrine Switzer, the woman who took on the chauvinists of running and won
he inaugural Woman...


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...


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Kathrine celebrates 50th Anniversary of historic run at Boston 2017
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50th Anniversary Run for Kathrine at Boston Marathon, 2017

VISIT KATHRINE’S CALENDAR

Special 50th Anniversary edition of “Marathon Woman” to be released April 2017
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Top 10 Running Tips

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

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Kathrine tells the
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Boston Marathon story!
Excerpt from Makers.com
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