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Maureen Mancuso's journey as a running pioneer

Originally Published: June 13, 2012
By Doug Williams | Special to espnW

Maureen Mancuso would rather look ahead, not back.

She seems hardly concerned her marathon record in 1967 has been largely ignored, or that she was the subject of ridicule and rejection at the time.

She doesn't waste much time wondering "what if" or poring over the two scrapbooks compiled by her mother from Maureen's days as a teen running sensation.

These days, the 58-year-old Canadian is more excited about a new job as a dog trainer and preparing ...

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