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Bobbi Gibb first woman to run the Boston Marathon in 1966. She had no number because women were not considered strong enough to run the marathon. Police ran after her in an attempt to arrest her.

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This is the story of one of the most iconic moments in women's running, the sport of running and the world of sports.

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from Women in the World in Association with The New York Times - WITW

The incredible story of Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon

Bobbi Gibb at the Boston Marathon Finish Line in 1966. Courtesy of Yarrow Kraner.

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Bobbi Gibb, first woman to run the Boston Marathon in 1966, running without a number because women were not allowed into the race

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from eBaum's World

20 Fascinating Photos of Amazing People Throughout History

Bobbi Gibb, the woman who dressed in men's clothing and snuck into the 1966 Boston Marathon race because women runners were barred from entry.

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Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon in 1966. At that time, women weren’t allowed to participate in the marathon and when her application was denied, she snuck in and ran anyway

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from ESPN.com

The real story of the first woman to run the Boston Marathon