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The race that no one could take away from Shalane Flanagan

ESPN - 16 Apr 2018
Shalane Flanagan cut such a familiar figure Sunday, running toward the cameras in Central Park at the New York City Marathon, that it seemed odd she hadn't been seen on a marathon course since the 2016 Rio Olympics. With her upright carriage, high ...
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Natick's Grace Connolly breaks Shalane Flanagan's mile record

Boston Herald - 13 May 2018
Natick's Grace Connolly knew she had beaten her goal for the day when she won the mile in 4:53.90, but the junior star had no idea she had just made history at yesterday's MSTCA Coaches Invitational at Sharon High by shattering a meet record that stood ...
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Red, White & Trending: April 13-19 - 23 Apr 2018
For starters, not all that long after ending a decades-long American win drought at the New York City Marathon, three-time Olympian and Massachusetts native Shalane Flanagan was more than ready to take on the marathon in her backyard. But, in brutal ...
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Former US Olympian Erin Donohue has fond memories of Penn Relays - 24 Apr 2018
Three members of the team – Donohue, Shalane Flanagan and Alice Schmidt – ran on all three relays. After their college days, they all would enjoy accomplished professional careers, with each of them participating in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing ...
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How the 'Shalane Flanagan Effect' Works

New York Times - 12 Nov 2017
When Shalane Flanagan won the New York City Marathon last week, her victory was about more than just an athletic achievement. Of course, it's a remarkable one: She's the first American woman to win in 40 years, and she did so in a blistering 2 hours 26 ...
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A Lot Has Changed In A Year For Shalane Flanagan

FloTrack - 12 Apr 2018
One year ago, four-time Olympian Shalane Flanagan was sidelined from contending for the win at her hometown race, the Boston Marathon, with a devastating back injury. Instead of competing, she helped the local news station commentate on the race.
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Why Desiree Linden waited for Shalane Flanagan's bathroom break

The Boston Globe - 16 Apr 2018
Shalane Flanagan took a surprising detour during the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon Monday. Over an hour into the race, Flanagan stopped to use what television announcers referred to as a “portable facility.” The move was unusual for an elite ...
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Running Upstream: Boston Marathon Recap

The Hillishome - 27 Apr 2018
I later read that Shalane Flanagan, the winner of the NYC Marathon, thought she was winning as well, though she came in 7th place. I like to think I had a little bit of Shalane in me. As I approached mile twenty-five I peeled off my surgical gloves ...
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America's women lead the way

Washington Post - 30 Apr 2018
American women are leading the way in running. Shalane Flanagan placed first and broke a 40-year U.S. record at the New York City Marathon in November; Emma Coburn placed first and set a U.S. record in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at an international ...
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Nurse anesthetist takes Boston Marathon by storm (blog) - 04 May 2018
Around mile 20, Sellers started passing some of the big names in the field, women she had idolized like Molly Huddle and Shalane Flanagan. Then the energy of the crowd started fueling her strides. She had no idea how many women were ahead of her, but ...

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