The US Dept of State is taking a ‘Running Start” into Women’s History Month on Monday, Feb. 29! They are hosting a program promoting health, advocacy, and gender equality at 3:30 PM in Washington, DC.
Ambassador (and marathoner!) Janice Jacobs will open the session, marathoner Erin Eddy will emcee, and speakers include Ann Cody, gold-medallist paralympian; ultra runner and extreme athlete Richard Donovan; Ironman triathlete and brain cancer survivor BethAnn Telford; and Kathrine–coming in by Skype from New Zealand.
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Apparently this will be available for public viewing on YouTube, etc. after the live event. I’ll keep you posted! Cheers, Kathrine