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Ruiz Controversy / Boston Marathon #270125

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 1980
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(Studio) Rosie Ruiz reported denying cheating allegations with regard to recent Boston Marathon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Ruiz's win in Monday's race recalled; films shown, details given. [New York Road Runners spokesperson Fred LEBOW - comments.] Her association with running club president Steve Marek noted. [MAREK - comments.] Ruiz's denial outlined. [RUIZ - comments.] Her refusal to run distance again, at challenge of New York newspaper, mentioned. [RUIZ - comments.] Marathon officials said deciding with regard to taking back medal in near future. [RUIZ - comments.]
REPORTER: Randy Daniels (WNAC-TV newstape) (WGBH newstape)

Cronkite, Walter

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