Janet Guthrie: If Your Desire is Strong Enough, Anything is Doable
Janet Guthrie was the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Indianapolis and the Daytona 500, among many other racing firsts. But her goal wasn’t so much to be the first to do something, but, rather, to be the best.
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