In 1967, Kathrine Switzerwas the first woman to enter and complete the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry. She registered under the gender-neutral name of “K.V. Switzer”. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple shouted, “Get the hell out of my race give me those numbers.” however, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire Marathon. These photographs taken of the incident made world headlines."

In 1967, Kathrine Switzerwas the first woman to enter and complete the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry. She registered under the gender-neutral name of “K.V. Switzer”. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple shouted, “Get the hell out of my race give me those numbers.” however, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire Marathon. These photographs taken of the incident made world headlines."

I went from not being able to run a mile last month to running 3600 meters a day. Hoping I will get up to 5 miles in a month! It feels so good to be running again! China is good for my body!

I went from not being able to run a mile last month to running 3600 meters a day. Hoping I will get up to 5 miles in a month! It feels so good to be running again! China is good for my body!

It would be a great mod to have for XC. I was thinking more along the idea of "What to pack before a run" and list some items that students bring to their meets!

It would be a great mod to have for XC. I was thinking more along the idea of "What to pack before a run" and list some items that students bring to their meets!

Exactly. I know running isn't for everyone, and that's fine. Everyone's fitness goal should be about being better than they used to be.

Exactly. I know running isn't for everyone, and that's fine. Everyone's fitness goal should be about being better than they used to be.

Running has taken me in, and continues to comfort, heal and challenge me in all kinds of magical ways. I am not a "good runner" because I am me. I am a good "me" because I am a runner. - Karen Armstrong

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