Honolulu, Hi. — 36 hours from Nairobi, but for Peter Kirui, Nicholas Kemboi and Emily Chebet, the three Kenyan born Chasers in Sunday’s 4th Hapalua, Hawaii’s Half Marathon, the time in travel was well worth the while. And not just for financial reasons.
“This is as far from Kenya as you can get,” explained their manager Zane Branson. “There is something about being so far away in a totally different world. You get a different perspective on everything.”
Well, perhaps the whole world feels that way about the Aloha State. (more…)