Meet More Everyday Athletes

Katharine Sjoberg said shed run a marathon with fellow 2003 alumna Leah Riley Thompkins on one conditionthat they win. Thompkins reasoned theyd win if they were the only runners in a category. So “Team Tripod” ran an entire marathon as a three-legged race!

Backed by stamina and an all-MHC cheering squad, KC Maurer ’84 finished her first marathon in 2006.

Ruth Anne Pesce Bortz ’52 was an Alumnae Association Facebook heroine when she finished the 2011 Boston Marathon at age eighty.

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