Grete Waitz Biography
A Norwegian Tradition, Competes In 1972 Olympics, Competes In 1976 Olympics, Wins New York City MarathonCONTACT INFORMATION
Norwegian marathon runner
Distance runner Grete Waitz has set world records in the 3,000 meter, 8 kilometer, 10 kilometer, 15 kilometer, 10 mile, and the marathon. She was the first woman to run a marathon in under 2 hours and 30 minutes, and the first female world champion in the marathon. She has won the New York City Marathon nine times.
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