Great places to run far, far from home.
Editor’s Note: Our staff member Dylan Dougherty won a trip to Ireland, where he is competing in the coast-to-coast Race to Kinvara relay, courtesy of Saucony. This is his third, and final, dispatch. Day 3 of the Race to Kinvara kicked off with a three-hour bus ride to the Cliffs of Moher to squeeze in a tad bit more tourism before running the second day of relay legs. (If this is at all confusing, it’s because the first day of this grand adventure was devoted to orientation and other non-running activities.) Moher was truly...read more
[Editor’s Note: PRC staff member Dylan Dougherty won a trip to Ireland from Saucony to run in the coast-to-coast Race to Kinvara relay. This is his second dispatch from his trip.] Race to Kinvara: Day 2 (Race Day!) We were up at out the door of our hotel by 8 a.m. after a nice breakfast. We bussed to Stage One with our teams and were presented with an awesome starting line on the edge of a lake. We took a lot of team photos, and I ran a couple warmup laps with my teammate who was doing Leg One. I was Leg Two, so I figured it...read more
[Editor’s Note: Our staff member Dylan Dougherty won a trip to Ireland to run in Saucony’s Race to Kinvara. This coast-to-coast relay race pits teams of running-specialty staff from around the world against each other. Dylan is representing Team USA Red.] Hey everyone! Just landed in Dublin for the Saucony Race to Kinvara Relay! We are going to run 200 km across the Irish countryside from Dublin to Kilkenny (day one) and then Cliffs of Moher to Galway Bay and Kinvara (day 2.) We have 8 person teams (I have met most of my team—we...read more