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New York Mini hasn't lost a step

Updated: June 9, 2012, 10:46 PM ET
By Rachel Cooperman | Special to espnW

NEW YORK -- Saturday in Central Park, not unlike 40 years ago when the first Crazylegs Mini Marathon was held on June 3, 1972, history was made.

Three competitors from the original women-only road race returned to help thousands of other women celebrate how far the sport -- and women's athletics -- has come.

And though race winner Edna Kiplagat made her mark, this story is about all the women who come back because this event means everything to them.

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