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Trailblazer Marathon Runner Kathrine Switzer is in town to support the Massey Challenge

Posted at 12:30 PM, Nov 13, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-13 12:30:06-05

RICHMOND, Va - Pioneer, Trailblazer are a few words to describe Kathrine Switzer. She made history 45 years ago breaking the gender barrier in the Boston Marathon. She is in town for a special Fundraiser to benefit VCU Massey Cancer Center.  Jennifer Mott, Chair of the Massey Challenge shared a preview.  The event is Friday, November 13th at 6pm at Richmond’s Weinstein Jewish Community Center. For more information visit www.support.vcu.edu/event/switzer and www.facebook.com/masseychallenge.