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Words of Wisdom from a 50 Year Old Marathon Champion

By Womens Voices for Change
As she is preparing to run in the United States Olympic Trials next Sunday in Boston, legendary gold medalist Joan Benoit Samuelson says she just runs now for herself. No, she won't make the Olympic team, but that is not the point. "It’s just me against me. I want to run 2:50 at age 50," she says. "Marathoning is a…
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MORE Magazine Marathon – Winners Take All

By Womens Voices for Change
MORE, the smart magazine for women over 40, saw over 7800 women participate in its marathon and half-marathon run Sunday, some 1000 more participants than last year. The New York Road Runners Club has all the details on winners and runners-up. It was a spectacular but windy day in Central Park, but as usual, said the NYRR, "The finish line…
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