In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.
Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.
Kathy Switzer, première femme enregistrée à courir le Boston Marathon in A race official actually tried to grab her and yank her out of the race, but her friends helped her. Les femmes y furent officiellement admises en
bobbi gibb in 1966 ~ the first woman to have run the entire boston marathon running without a number because women were not allowed into the race. gibb’s run in 1966 challenged prevalent prejudices and misconceptions about women's athletic capabilities.