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Boston Marathon retires Bib 261 for women’s pioneer Kathrine Switzer

Denver Post Tuesday, 18 April 2017 ()
A day after she returned to the course on the 50th anniversary of her 1967 landmark run, the first official female entrant saw her bib No. 261 retired by the Boston Athletic Association.
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News video: Kathrine Switzer Finishes Boston Marathon 50 Years After Being First Woman To Run

Kathrine Switzer Finishes Boston Marathon 50 Years After Being First Woman To Run 02:25

Kathrine Switzer has finished the Boston Marathon, 50 years afters she broke the barrier for women wanting to run in the race. WBZ-TV's Ken MacLeod reports.

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