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  1. 40 greatest female athletes: Grete Waitz


    ESPN is marking the 40th anniversary of Title IX by unveiling the top 40 female athletes of the past 40 years. When Grete Waitz finished her first marathon in world-record time, she vowed it would be her last. But the Norwegian with the blond p...

    Blog | May 16, 2012
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  3. New York City Marathon by the numbers

    The biggest marathon in the world just keeps getting bigger. Here's what you need to know about this monster race.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2011
  4. Grete Waitz, Fred Lebow first class in New York Road Runners Hall...

    Grete Waitz and Fred Lebow will be the first inductees into the New York Road Runners Hall of Fame.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2011
  5. Linet Masai wins NYRR Mini 10K dedicated to Grete Waitz

    Linet Masai of Kenya defended her title in the NYRR New York Mini 10K on Saturday, winning a race dedicated to running great Grete Waitz.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2011
  6. Late marathon champ Grete Waitz to be honored at New York race in...

    The Mini 10K race next month in Central Park will be dedicated to the late Grete Waitz, part of a season-long tribute to the winner of a record nine New York City Marathons.

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2011
  7. Marathon great Grete Waitz honored at Oslo tribute

    Marathon great Grete Waitz was remembered Wednesday as a modest champion and trailblazer for female runners at a tribute attended by hundreds of fans, sports officials and some of her former competitors.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2011
  8. The top 10 performances in women's sports


    The espnW contributors reflect on the women's sports moments that top their personal lists and offer a few more notable achievements worthy of consideration.

    Story | Conversation | April 26, 2011
  9. Remembering marathon legend and pioneer Grete Waitz

    Sarah Spain

    She passed away today, at age 57, leaving a legacy of world records and New York City Marathon triumphs that won't soon be forgotten.

    Blog | Conversation | April 19, 2011
  10. Grete Waitz, nine-time New York City Marathon winner, dies of can...

    Grete Waitz, the elite Norwegian runner who won nine New York City Marathons and a silver medal at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, died Tuesday after a six-year battle with cancer. She was 57.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2011
  11. Paula Radcliffe, women's marathon world record holder, to defend ...

    World-record holder Paula Radcliffe will defend her title at the New York City Marathon next month.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2009
  12. Waitz dominated distance races in the '80s

    Waitz was world marathon champion in 1983, a five-time world cross-country champion and won silver in the marathon at the 1984 Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | June 20, 2005