30 years after Olympic win, Samuelson still has Midas touch

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30 years after Olympic win, Samuelson still has Midas touch

Postby Tom Nolette » Fri Aug 01, 2014 7:18 am

30 years after Olympic win, Samuelson still has Midas touch

By Adam Birt ..It’s been almost 30 years to the day since Joan Benoit Samuelson took gold in the inaugural women’s Olympic marathon, exploding gender barriers in the running world. And in that time, she’s used her fame as strictly a means of improving life for countless others.
It’s common knowledge that she’s the founder of Maine’s premier road race, the TD Beach to Beacon 10K, which has grown since its inception in 1998 to attract elite athletes from across the globe and each year raises mountainous donations for a different charity...

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