Joan Benoit Samuelson

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Boston Herald
Galen Rupp wins Chicago Marathon, first American champion in 15 yearsbecome the second-fastest American woman of all-time. This was her second caree
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
become the second-fastest American woman of all-time. This was her second career marathon. She broke 1984 Olympic medalist Joan Benoit Samuelson's Chicago course record for an American. Only Deena Kastor's 2:19:36 at the 2006 London Marathon is the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
At 60, Maine marathon legend Joan Benoit Samuelson ‘still has work to do’CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine — Joan Benoit Samuelson has been a pioneer in the sport o
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine — Joan Benoit Samuelson has been a pioneer in the sport of running and an inspiration in women’s athletics. Her hall of fame resume is one of triumph and perseverance, but perhaps her most redeeming quality is her laid-back... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Samuelson withdraws from record attempt at Chicago MarathonRelated Stories Joan Benoit Samuelson had the Chicago Marathon circled on her
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Related Stories Joan Benoit Samuelson had the Chicago Marathon circled on her 2017 running calendar. Several months after turning 60, the former Olympic Marathon champion from Freeport had hoped to become the first woman her age to finish a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
40 Chicago Marathon moments: Dangerous heat, snow, world records, controversy and year it was canceledkept it under five-minute pace, I had a chance for the record. I was confused a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
kept it under five-minute pace, I had a chance for the record. I was confused and thought he meant a course record!" 1985. Joan Benoit Samuelson (2:21:21) beat a powerful women's field to set new American and course records. The 1984 Olympic gold... Read more

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