Wounded vet crosses finish line in Boston Marathon
Wounded vet crosses finish line in Boston Marathon
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21 Abril, 2017, 19:54
That was the case Monday, when Staff Sgt. Jose Luis Sanchez charging down Boylston Street waving the American flag.
A wounded Army veteran carried his race partner across the finish line at the Boston Marathon on Wednesday while she held an American flag.
At the point where she was once confronted by that race official, she posted a Facebook Live video - smiling as she ran, with her bib number, 261, pinned safely in place. The Portland, Ore. resident bettered the previous mark by almost four minutes in what was perhaps the performance of the day at the Boston Marathon.
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Women's marathon has come a long way since 1967.
On Patriots' Day, one South Bend Woman celebrated women's freedom by running in the iconic Boston Marathon.
Videos of both heroes were shared widely on social media, earning well-deserved praise all the way.
When Switzer ran in 1967, she was 20, and entered as "K.V. Switzer" - so none of the race organizers would know she was a woman.
" 'You'll never have children, ' they said". This Syracuse coed secretly registered as kv Switzer to hide her gender.
"It's not for me, it's for others to be inspired, to be motivated", he said after he completed the race. Bib No. 261, the one she wore her first time running the course and then again this year, was retired on Monday in her honor. She persevered and finished the race, and she's since been on a mission to create opportunities and equal sport status for women. At the starting line today, a runner returning.
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The veteran has since competed in marathons in Detroit, Chicago, New York and Boston using a handbike. Switzer asked. "As negative as that experience was, it became the best thing in my life".
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The organizers are encouraging scientists to wear their work clothes-scrubs, lab coats, field gear, safety glasses, etc. On Twitter , Caroline Weinberg and other researchers expressed their concerns about the attacks against the sciences.
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