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Life Excellence Podcast

// KATHRINE SWITZER // EPISODE 037 IS NOW LIVE! // On this episode of LifeExcellence, Kathrine discusses how that snowy day in 1967 both radicalized and inspired her to create…Read More

The BBC!

I LOVE the BBC!!– My news lifeline! Super thrilled to be interviewed by the ebullient, Johnny Toal, of BBC Radio Ulster. Show was on today live, but here is a…Read More

Meet and Greet with Kathrine Switzer!

Kathrine Switzer Syracuse Alert! NOON, Sept 10, 2023–I’ll be there! So excited to be meeting and greeting old friends and new on Sunday, 8/10 at the Gazebo in Johnson Park,…Read More

The Daily Rally

More than 50 years ago, this 20-year-old became the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon, even while organizers tried to pull her off the course. She finished—and started…Read More

A Marathon in Space!

How exciting to recall and discuss the story of Sunny Williams, the first PERSON to run a marathon in Space!  She ran the 2007 Boston Marathon–virtually– and I remember how excited…Read More

Thank you Tuscon!

Wow! We’re in lights at the Fox Theater in Tucson, AZ for the Women’s Sports Equity Panel, presented by the Center for Freedom at the University of Arizona! So honored to…Read More

Stories that Wow

Happy New Year! Be inspired by listening to this podcast with Sarah Cross and I, Stories that Wow. Through inspiring stories, Sarah reminds people of the awe and wonder in…Read More

Kathrine at the Cooper Institute

I had the great pleasure of speaking with Sonia Azad from Sonia’s Inner Circle last week before my speech at the Cooper Center in Dallas. I got to talk about…Read More

261 Fearless at the NYC Marathon

What an incredible showing from our @261fearless Team NYC 2022!!! Run Fearless! And thanks to @MichelobULTRA for supporting #261Fearless and gender equality in sport! #ULTRARunFund #NYCMarathonRead More

NYCM Celebration!

We had so much fun this weekend celebrating running, and the continuing equal representation in running thanks to the support of companies like Michelob ULTRA! #ULTRARunFund #NYCMarathonRead More

50 Years!

I’m very excited to have celebrated 50 years of the women’s division in the TCS New York City Marathon with Michelob ULTRA! We have made huge strides in gender equality…Read More

Happy Fourth of July!

What a great Fourth of July as I ran the fiftieth edition of the 2.3 mile race in Marbletown in the Hudson Valley and madly recruited new Friends for 261…Read More

Meet me in New York June 11th!!

Meet me in New York New York, the city that never sleeps but sure does run! And celebrate–it’s the 50th anniversary of the famous ‘Mini 10k’, now the Mastercard Mini…Read More

NYRR’s History of Women in Leadership

NYRR has a history of women in leadership roles stretching back to our early days. Throughout our history, all of our leaders have worked and advocated for equal opportunities and…Read More