Kathrine Switzer, a Humana brand ambassador and marathon running legend, stopped by WCL to share her story. Switzer is best known as the woman who in 1967 challenged the all-male tradition of the Boston Marathon and became the first woman to officially enter and run the event. Her entry garnered worldwide attention when a race official tried to forcibly remove her from the competition. She is in town to participate in this weekend's Humana Rock n' Roll Marathon.
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Marathon legend Kathrine Switzer blows through windy city
WINDY CITY LIVE