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Human Race is a podcast from Runner's World. Hosted by Rachel Swaby, Human Race focuses on long-form storytelling. It brings the depth and reporting you’ve come to expect from ambitious features in the magazine—but with the intimate and immersive aspects only audio can provide. Each week, we share a story about runners and the world of running.
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Episode 16: Running Clean
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When Keith Giroux decided to run the Boston Marathon he had a number of logistical hurdles to overcome. For starters, he hadn't run a qualifying race. In fact he'd never run any formal race ever. Then there was the issue of gear. He didn't own a pair of running shoes or running shorts. And he only had ten days to solve all these problems. Also he was in jail.This episode of Human Race is sponsored by Aaptiv, an on-demand audio fitness app that you can do at home, at the gym, outdoors - anywhere. Get your first month free when you sign up for a monthly subscription at and use the promo code "HUMAN."To support Keith's running goals visit:http://www.gofundme.com/a-run-for-meaningEpisode Credits: Host: David Weinberg Producer: David WeinbergEditing help: Christine Fennessy, Sylvia RyersonTheme music: Danny Cocke Human Race editor in chief: David Willey Human Race is a proud part of Panoply.Follow us on Twitter (@rwaudio) and Facebook (Runner's World Audio).