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261 Fearless at the NYCM!

Congratulations to all the @261Fearless Charity Team runners in the @NYCMarathon! I was cheering for you! I’m so grateful for you and all who support you! KathrineRead More

“She’s Brave” Podcast

“Kathrine Switzer, the first official woman to run the Boston Marathon is not only a woman of great courage and resilience but tremendous forgiveness. Her book, Marathon Woman is being made into…Read More

Globe Rhode Island Podcast

“If you want to lift a woman up, show her how to run.” I love the Globe Rhode Island Report podcast when RMH Providence Running Club Coach Bob Rothenberg sat…Read More

Give to Women and Girls Day

TODAY is #GiveToWomenAndGirls Day! Together, we can grow giving to women and girls.  Join us:  I’m so thrilled that the National Women’s Hall of Fame (@womenofthehall) has selected @261fearless as…Read More

10K Personal Record!

Yippee! I finally did it. I finally broke 60 minutes in 10K for the first time in 6 years! 58:34 in the Boston 10K for Women!! What a wonderful event…Read More

Boston Globe Podcast

Thank you so much to the Boston Globe team for this great interview in anticipation of the Boston 10K for Women hosted by REI this upcoming weekend! Check out this…Read More

Un Miglio Al Giorno

Un Miglio Al Giorno “A Mile A Day” is the title of the Italian children’s book authored by Silvia Pillin. In my own book Marathon Woman, I tell the story of…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