Athletics: Benoit Samuelson To Race In Boston Again At Age 61

www.oann.com | 1/14/2012 | Staff
(Reuters) – Joan Benoit Samuelson, the first woman to win an Olympic marathon gold medal, is going to race in next month’s Boston Marathon at age 61, organizers said on Friday.

The twice Boston champion will be celebrating the 40th anniversary of her 1979 victory, which she won in a course-record time of 2:35:15 as a 21-year-old college student.

Goal - Minutes - Time - Years - Maine

“My goal is to run within 40 minutes of my time 40 years ago,” the Maine native said...
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