January 11 2018
A runner shares a personal essay documenting her years as "the runner" in rural South Dakota.
Big Sur’s Highway One has served as muse for Jack Kerouac, John Steinbeck and Henry Miller. What other race course can say that? Head to California on April 28 to draw your own inspiration from the bewitchingly beautiful coastline. The Big Sur International Marathon (bsim.org) takes runners through redwood forests, past a tuxedo-clad pianist, under rugged sea cliffs and over the magnificent Bixby Creek Bridge.