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Posted April 23, 2018

Cal State East Bay Professor Recreates Historic Hike

(SPECIAL COVERAGE) Rita Liberti and about 500 others will recreate and celebrate the 1918 Dipsea hike

Rita Liberti is a sports historian and professor at Cal State East Bay.
Courtesy of Rita Liberti

Cal State East Bay Professor Rita Liberti will recreate and celebrate the first ever Women's Dipsea Hike, an event that broke many barriers for women's sports. Liberti recently spoke with ESPN about the hike's history and how she and 500 others plan to celebrate its 100th anniversary April 21. See the full story here.