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WTSP-TV Tampa
Boston Marathon winner gives trophy to 1966 pioneer woman2016 photo Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb, left, the first woman to run the entire course
Boston Marathon winner gives trophy to 1966 pioneer woman
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
2016 photo Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb, left, the first woman to run the entire course in the Boston Marathon, signs autographs as Bill Rodgers, right, four-time winner of the race, listens in Hopkinton, Mass. (Photo: AP Photo/Steven Senne) Gibb said she... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rotich Ready to Retain Boston Titleworld in the days before international air travel. More recently, winning in B
Rotich Ready to Retain Boston Title
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
world in the days before international air travel. More recently, winning in Boston launched the careers of athletes like Bill Rodgers, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Uta Pippig, and Robert Cheruiyot. Highlighting this year's men's race is defending... Read more
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Hartford Courant
First Woman To Run Boston Marathon Has A Special Place In This Year's RaceLadies of Running," features a chapter on Gibb. "It's more important than Frank
First Woman To Run Boston Marathon Has A Special Place In This Year's Race
Hartford Courant / Posted 15 days ago
Ladies of Running," features a chapter on Gibb. "It's more important than Frank Shorter winning the [1972] Olympics or Bill Rodgers winning four Boston Marathons. "Because she was the first. The first in a major marathon. Just the incredible... Read more
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Boston Globe
Olympics in play for Ethiopians, Kenyansfor me. I may end up running Boston mostly alone.”Left in the cold The last US
Olympics in play for Ethiopians, Kenyans
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
for me. I may end up running Boston mostly alone.”Left in the cold The last US male to win Boston in an Olympic year — Bill Rodgers in 1980 — also skipped that year’s May trials because the boycott of the Moscow Games already had been... Read more
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Boston Globe
Losing the Boston Marathon's most famous duel taught Dick Beardsley to value every stepfrom the get go,” Beardsley said. The lead pack in Natick. From left: Beardsley
Losing the Boston Marathon's most famous duel taught Dick Beardsley to value every step
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
from the get go,” Beardsley said. The lead pack in Natick. From left: Beardsley, Dean Matthews, Ed Mendoza, Salazar, and Bill Rodgers. —The Boston Globe Before the turn onto Comm. Ave., four-time Boston Marathon champion Bill Rodgers fell off... Read more
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Boston Herald
Lelisa Desisa seeks to join elite club of triple winnersalready won in 2013 and again last year. With a victory tomorrow, he would joi
Lelisa Desisa seeks to join elite club of triple winners
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
already won in 2013 and again last year. With a victory tomorrow, he would join legends like Clarence DeMar, Gerard Cote, Bill Rodgers, Eino Oksanen, Ibrahim Hussein, Cosmas Ndeti and Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot among that exclusive group. Desisa... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tom Grilk has given the marathon finish line a voice, and earned a unique Boston perspectiveno slouch as a marathoner. He was a member of the Greater Boston Track Club tea
Tom Grilk has given the marathon finish line a voice, and earned a unique Boston perspective
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
no slouch as a marathoner. He was a member of the Greater Boston Track Club team that had four runners – including winner Bill Rodgers – finish in the top 10 en route to taking the team prize in 1978. So how did it come to be that just the next... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston's late, great Eliot Lounge was the marathon's unofficial finish linefinish line for runners, whether it was a race day or not. After setting a Bost
Boston's late, great Eliot Lounge was the marathon's unofficial finish line
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
finish line for runners, whether it was a race day or not. After setting a Boston Marathon course record in 1975, Bill Rodgers declared in post-race interviews in front of national TV crews, “I’m going to the Eliot Lounge to have a Blue... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
First woman to finish Boston Marathon tabbed to sculpt her own statue2016 photo Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb, left, the first woman to run the entire course
First woman to finish Boston Marathon tabbed to sculpt her own statue
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
2016 photo Roberta "Bobbi" Gibb, left, the first woman to run the entire course in the Boston Marathon, signs autographs as Bill Rodgers, right, four-time winner of the race, listens in Hopkinton, Mass. Gibb's run was pioneering in 1966, when she... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statueof the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonpro
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
of the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonprofit 26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money for the project. Former champs Nina Kuscsik, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Bill Rodgers and Meb Keflezighi are helpin... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money for the project. Former champs
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 20 days ago
26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money for the project. Former champs Nina Kuscsik, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Bill Rodgers and Meb Keflezighi are helping out. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statueof the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonpro
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
of the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonprofit 26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money for the project. Former champs Nina Kuscsik, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Bill Rodgers and Meb Keflezighi are helpin... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statueof the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonpro
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
of the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonprofit 26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money for the project. Former champs Nina Kuscsik, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Bill Rodgers and Meb Keflezighi are helpin... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statueof the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonpro
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 days ago
of the statue as a generic woman runner. The effort is being led by the nonprofit 26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money for the project. Former champs Nina Kuscsik, Joan Benoit Samuelson, Bill Rodgers and Meb Keflezighi are helpin... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hogeye run, Pedalpalooza are toe-flexing questsfull -- will cost an extra $5 per runner. There will be a pasta dinner, also at
Hogeye run, Pedalpalooza are toe-flexing quests
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
full -- will cost an extra $5 per runner. There will be a pasta dinner, also at the Chancellor, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Bill Rodgers, four-time winner of the Boston Marathon, will speak. Tickets for the pasta dinner will be sold only at the... Read more

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