Bobbi's News and Events
Bobbi Gibb working on the Macquette for the Marathon Sculpture Project
Bobbi Gibb and attendees at White-Ellery House/Cape Ann Museum Event September 3rd
In 1965, the year I first ran the Boston Marathon, there were no women in the field of about 400 participants. On Monday morning, more than 13,000 women will start the 120th Boston Marathon
For Roberta “Bobbi” Gibb, being allowed to finish the Boston Marathon was of much greater concern than being physically capable of running 26.2 miles.
VICE Sports, Monica Prelle, April 14, 2016
Dressed in her brother's hooded sweatshirt and Bermuda shorts to disguise her femininity, Roberta Gibb hid in a forsythia bush on Hopkinton Street near the start line of the Boston Marathon.