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 - Rita - Goodreads
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Review: Marathon Woman: Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's SportsUser Review - Kristi Mangan - Goodreads
Her story as a pioneer of women's marathon racing is engrossing and inspiring; I thought of her often as I trained for and ran Boston (especially because the weather was about the same this year as it ... Read full review
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