4/17/1972 Hopkihnton, MA. For the first time in the history of the BAA Marathon women are allowed to enter the 26-mile 385-yard run from Hopkinton to Boston. The happy female runners are left to right: Nina Kuscik, Boston; Kathy Miller, Syracuse, N.Y.; Elaine Pedersen, San Francisco; Ginny Collins, Boston; Pat Barrett Shore Athletic Club, N.J.; Frances Morrison, Dallas and Sara Mae Berman of Cambridge, Ma. -- Library Tag 04102002 Sports -- Marathonhistory