Marathon woman: running the race to revolutionize women's sports
Katherine Switzer ran the Boston Marathon in 1967 where she was attacked by one of the event's directors who wanted to eject her from the all-male race. She fought off the director and finished the race. From the childhood events that inspired her to winning the New York City Marathon in 1974, this liberally illustrated book details the struggles and achievements of a pioneering women in sports.
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Review: Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's SportsUser Review - Jocelyn - Goodreads
GREAT read for any woman who used to run, wants to run, is currently a runner, or anywhere in between. A first person account of the history and creation of women's competitive running. Read full review
Review: Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's SportsUser Review - Judie Parks - Goodreads
I am really enjoying this book. I was fortunate to see Kathrine speak in person and pleased that her book reads the way she spoke. This book flows effortlessly from page to page. Read full review
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