Its Sunday morning in LomÃ©, and I’m going for a run to work off the French wines from the night before. I’ve stretched, I’ve power up my running GPS, and its time to go.
Through the back streets I jog, slowly working up my speed, when I see a crew of people running by. “Where are they going?” I think, when I see a second group run by. Know I need to know, I run to join them.
When I reach Boulevard de la Republique, the one paved street in LomÃ©, I am shocked to find myself in the midst of a sea of runners. It’s Togo’s National Run to the Border Day!!Read More