Astonishing achievements and firsts by women
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Heroes, dreams and endeavour - great moments from history
Kathrine Switzer ran the Boston Marathon in 1967 - she was disqualified for being a woman
Stories of endurance, world records and remarkable athletes
Watch sporting heroes tell their stories of astonishing achievement
Former boxer, war veteran and winner of India's first Paralympic/Olympic gold medal
The world looked on in horror as runner, Ron Clarke collapsed at the finishing line.
The race-walker who survived the Holocaust and the Munich Olympic shootings shares tips.
Running in borrowed shoes, a slip up in the final lap almost ended her marathon too soon.