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Club Meeting October 5th – An Evening With Kathrine Switzer! October 5th. RSVP with Fleet Feet

First female to officially run the Boston marathon in 1967 & 1974 NYC Marathon Winner

Essex Running Club, Fleet Feet Sports, and Coldwell Banker combine to bring you Kathrine Switzer, first woman to officially finish the Boston marathon! Details for the night include a PubRunapalooza starts at 6:30 pm.  Join our Free PubRunapalooza for special deals from our sponsors – Nike, Oofos & Nathans and then run our special 2.61 mile loop in honor of Kathrine Switzer.

KATHRINE SHARES HER STORY AT 8:00 P.M. FOLLOWING THE RUN (a few doors down from Fleet Feet on Midland Ave @ Union Baptist Church’s DC RICE HALL).

The 2017 Boston Marathon marks the 50th anniversary of Ms. Switzer’s historic, groundbreaking run. Hear first-hand details of her heroic run, as well as her running accomplishments since that amazing day back in 1967 and the impact she has had on the running world!

This inspiring event is perfect for everyone – young athletes, casual runners, novice & experienced … and everyone in between! Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to meet a running legend.

Registration Fee: $10 Admission for An Evening with Kathrine Switzer. Light refreshments and snacks will be served.

RSVP at for PubRunapalooza (There is no charge for the PubRunapalooza event. However, please complete the RSVP form. Those who wish to attend An Evening with Kathrine Switzer must pay a $10 fee using the registration link above as well.)

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