This was an example of why elite competitors are recruited and paid for their efforts in top-calibre road races.
“It gets me thinking these ladies are amazing. 838 more words
The 32-year-old Kenyan’s travel odyssey on Thursday included a 40-minute domestic flight from Eldoret to Nairobi, a seven-hour connection to Amsterdam, an eight-hour cross-Atlantic jump to Detroit and a 95-minute hop to Canada’s capital, where she’ll line up as one of the favourites in the women’s division of the Ottawa 10K. 990 more words
One of my favourite times of year in Ottawa, Canada’s Capital City, is Ottawa Race Weekend. Since moving to Ottawa there has been only one year (2013 – when my daughter was born the same week as the race) that I was unable to participate in or observe the runs. 420 more words