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How women pushed to the forefront of competitive running

By Sarah Dukler | Jul 5, 2024

Writer Maggie Mertens joins Morning Joe to discuss her new book “Better Faster Farther: How Running Changed Everything We Know About Women’.

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Cheryl Hitchings, South Carolina’s first female athletic trainer, will never say she’s a legend

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 25, 2024

Even before Cheryl Hitchings was woven into women’s athletic history, she witnessed it.

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2024 Paris Olympics: Can the controversial women’s 100-meter record be broken?

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 25, 2024

Florence Griffith-Joyner’s 10.49 has stood since 1988, but the data suggests it could be broken

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An Evening with Kathrine Switzer: athlete and activist. FREE LIBRARY EVENT.

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 12, 2024

Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, shares her incredible story of one day that changed her life — and the sport of running — forever.

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Chilling Photos That Still Have People Talking Years Later

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 12, 2024

Kathrine Switzer competing in the 1967 Boston Marathon even though she wasn’t allowed to

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FIFTY-TWO YEARS LATER, THE MINI REMAINS MIGHTY

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 10, 2024

Through 10 different presidential administrations, six generations of the Corvette, and –more recently– 23 editions of the iPhone, the Mastercard New York Mini 10-K has endured as the most important…

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Adidas History: 15 of the Brand’s Most Momentous Firsts

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 5, 2024

While wearing Adidas sneakers, Switzer became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as an official registered participant.

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Pioneering women marathon runners like Kathrine Switzer motivated me to keep running

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 2, 2024

On June 13, Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, will share her story at the Nashville Public Library as part of the Conversations@NPL series.

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Why women-only run clubs are dominating the scene

By Sarah Dukler | Jun 2, 2024

From the sidelines to the finish line, women are empowering each other to bridge the gender gap and chase their dreams

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