Monthly Archives: August 2014

Skirt Sports Launches a Clothing Line with Kathrine Switzer to Promote the 261 Fearless Running Movement

Skirt Sports, the innovative women’s running apparel brand is proud to announce its partnership with pioneer runner, Kathrine Switzer, most noted for her brave running of the 1967 all-male Boston Marathon. The collaboration creates a line of women’s running clothes

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Famous Firsts for Women, Ian de Jager, News24

…Kathrine Switzer, marathon woman Kathrine Switzer is best known as the woman who challenged the all-male tradition of the 1967 Boston Marathon and became the first woman to officially enter and run the event despite being physically attacked by a

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