Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to officially finish the Boston Marathon, is competing in Chicago this weekend. [Provided]

Famed Runner Kathrine Switzer Changed The Sport Forever For Women. Now She’s Competing In Chicago

Switzer made history as a runner and inspired thousands of women athletes, but now she's trying to get more older people into racing, too.

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Despite The Rain, Humboldt Park’s 41st Puerto Rican Parade Draws Thousands (PHOTOS)

The rain did "really hurt" the festival in the park, however, according to Jose Lopez, executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center.