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Archive for July 2015

Video clip of CMHR exhibition from CBC

Hi Friends!  My historic running tutu has made big news–take a look at this very fine clip from the CBC national tv news about the exhibition in the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.  Keep pushing for positive change, friends!  Cheers, Kathrine Watch Video HereRead More

New CMHR exhibit explores human rights and sports

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg has just opened a new display  showing how sport can create positive change and break barriers. One of the displays is Kathrine’s old running ‘tutu’ from the 1972 Boston Marathon, the year women were first allowed to officially run. The display is fascinating, take a look and read…Read More

First woman to (officially) run Boston Marathon coming to Green Bay

Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon, will deliver the keynote speech at the Bellin Women’s Half Marathon Women’s Inspiration Dinner on Sept. 25 in the KI Convention Center Ballroom… “Kathrine Switzer is a true icon of our sport and a role model for women everywhere,” Bellin Women’s Half Marathon race…Read More