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The First True American Woman Road-Racer

Date: 3 November 2011

OK – she isn’t Australian, but I reckon the story of Julia Chase-Brand is worth telling to as wide an audience as possible. To a generation of women who enter fun runs and road races every second week; give thanks to Julia Chase-Brand, who defied the authorities who told her that she couldn’t run 10K because her uterus might fall out…

Read the story of Julia Chase-Brand, a pioneer for women who like to run.

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