Connie Aitcheson

Inspiring Latina of the Week: Runner & Athlete Brenda Martinez
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Runner & Athlete Brenda Martinez

At the recent IAAF Track & Field World Championships in Moscow, Mexican-American Brenda Martinez became the first American woman to win a medal in the 800m at the event. She ran her personal-best at (1:57.80) and won the bronze medal. Martinez, 25, is from Rancho Cucamongo, CA and is the only Latina on the national track and field team.


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