Ask about Kathrine Switzer
Key Points
  • Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as a registered entrant
  • In 1974 Katherine won the New York City Marathon
  • Katherine was named Female Runner of the Decade between 1967 and 1977 by Runner's World Magazine
  • Katherine remains a popular television commentator and has written books on long distance running and her own personal experiences
  • She is a member of the National Women's Hall of Fame for 'creating a social revolution by empowering women around the world through running'
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