The International Runners’ Committee
At the end of each year in 1974, 1975, and 1976, although my name was at the top of the world leaders’ list of women’s marathon times, the 1976 Olympic Games came and went in Montreal, with no distance events offered […]
Essay submitted to NPR in 2009 for the program, “This I Believe”:
I believe in justice. And I believe in women’s rights. I believe women should enjoy the same freedoms men have, such as sports.
When growing up, I was fortunate to have a high school coach who asked why girls weren’t allowed […]