Boston Marathon 1980; Rosie Ruiz
Kathrine Switzer--the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry--interviews the women's unofficial "winner" of the race, Rosie Ruiz. It became apparent that Ruiz had cheated and allegedly entered the marathon close to the finish line. Eight days after the race she was stripped of the title.
- Boston Marathon 1980
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Ruiz, Rosie (Interviewee)
- Switzer, Kathrine (Interviewer)
- Publication Information
- WGBH Educational Foundation
- Chicago: “Boston Marathon 1980; Rosie Ruiz,” 04/21/1980, GBH Archives, accessed February 28, 2021, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_852226FDF1CA4DB591C261422CEE161C.
- MLA: “Boston Marathon 1980; Rosie Ruiz.” 04/21/1980. GBH Archives. Web. February 28, 2021. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_852226FDF1CA4DB591C261422CEE161C>.
- APA: Boston Marathon 1980; Rosie Ruiz. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_852226FDF1CA4DB591C261422CEE161C