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Boston Globe
Men’s wheelchair race is a fight to the finishmodel Christy Turlington Burns finished with a time of 4:09:27 . . . Two-time B
Men’s wheelchair race is a fight to the finish
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
model Christy Turlington Burns finished with a time of 4:09:27 . . . Two-time Boston winner and 1984 Olympic gold medalist Joan Benoit Samuelson was spotted signing runners’ bibs.Michael Whitmer can be reached at mwhitmer@globe.com. Follow him on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rotich Ready to Retain Boston Titledays before international air travel. More recently, winning in Boston launche
Rotich Ready to Retain Boston Title
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
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 champion Desisa,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Movie a marathon in the makingBob Hall did.” Williams and Dunham have been in town over the weekend filming
Movie a marathon in the making
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Bob Hall did.” Williams and Dunham have been in town over the weekend filming some final interviews — including one with Joan Benoit Samuelson, two-time, record-breaking women’s winner. They’ll hit the editing booth May 9 and try to cram it all... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
KTVB Boise / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic runis also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that s
Boston Marathon runners applaud Bobbi Gibb's historic run
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
is also an effort for a more permanent reminder of Gibb’s accomplishment that stood out in a decade full of social change. Joan Benoit Samuelson is one of several Boston champions lobbying for a statue of Gibb to be placed on the course. “She was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the raceBOSTON (AP) — When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the l
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the race
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distance she was allowed to run was a half-mile. “It was thought that running would do us bodily harm, and we would never bear children,” said the woman who went... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Marathon milestone: 50 years for womenBOSTON - When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longes
Marathon milestone: 50 years for women
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
BOSTON - When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distance she was allowed to run was a half-mile. "It was thought that running would do us bodily harm, and we would never bear children," said the woman who went on to... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the raceBOSTON (AP) � When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the l
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the race
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
BOSTON (AP) � When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distance she was allowed to run was a half-mile. �It was thought that running would do us bodily harm, and we would never bear children,� said the woman who went... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the raceBOSTON (AP) — When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the l
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the race
The Oakland Press / Posted 14 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distance she was allowed to run was a half-mile. “It was thought that running would do us bodily harm, and we would never bear children,” said the woman who went... Read more
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Salon.com
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the raceBOSTON (AP) — When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the l
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the race
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distance she was allowed to run was a half-mile. “It was thought that running would do us bodily harm, and we would never bear children,” said the woman who went... Read more
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Island Packet
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the raceWhen Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distanc
Boston Marathon celebrates 50 years of women in the race
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
When Joan Benoit Samuelson was in high school in the 1970s, the longest distance she was allowed to run was a half-mile. "It was thought that running would do us bodily harm, and we would never bear children," said the woman who went on to win two... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
First woman to finish Boston Marathon tabbed to sculpt her own statuewomen were allowed to officially enter; Nina Kuscsik, the first woman to “offic
First woman to finish Boston Marathon tabbed to sculpt her own statue
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
women were allowed to officially enter; Nina Kuscsik, the first woman to “officially” win the race in 1972; two-time winner Joan Benoit Samuelson; four-time champion Bill Rodgers and 2014 winner Meb Keflezighi. “Anything to honor Bobbi is long... 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 17 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 statueis being led by the nonprofit 26.2 Foundation, which is trying to raise money f
1st woman to finish Boston Marathon sculpts her own statue
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 17 days ago
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 helping out. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... 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 17 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 17 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 17 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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Boston Globe
Bobbi Gibb: renaissance runnerthe bronze figure given as trophies to the top three women marathoners at the 1
Bobbi Gibb: renaissance runner
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
the bronze figure given as trophies to the top three women marathoners at the 1984 US Olympic trials. One belongs to Joan Benoit Samuelson, who went on to win the gold medal that year, when the Olympics introduced the women’s marathon. For... Read more
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examiner.com
More/Shape Women’s Half-Marathon - Women Inspiring Each Otherasked Deena - you inspire so many people, who inspires you? Deena responded - W
More/Shape Women’s Half-Marathon - Women Inspiring Each Other
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
asked Deena - you inspire so many people, who inspires you? Deena responded - When I was choosing to go into running, Joan Benoit Samuelson won the 1984 Olympics, the first women’s Olympic marathon. Seeing her enter the stadium was so... Read more

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