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    • Marathon Woman

    • Running the Race to Revolutionize Women's Sports
    • By: Kathrine Switzer
    • Narrated by: Kathrine Switzer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    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 book details the struggles and achievements of a pioneering woman in sports.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Marathon Woman Has It All

    • By Kim R. Bosher on 02-22-18

    Regular price: $29.65