I ran across an interesting article and video on the BBC website about how kids in Kenya will run 10K or more to and from school each day. While this is nothing new as many article have been written about the Kenyan lifestyle using long runs for everything from hunting animals to getting water, for some reason I found this one interesting. Maybe because it is about a girl. I dont know. Anyway, click here for the story.
Kenyan kids run to school
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