Rio is a great place to run. My mother emigrated there years ago and we visit her occasionally. For a little inspiration, take a look at this midnight solo run I did through the favellas of Corcovado. connect.garmin.com/player/240403600 You can set it on satellite view and really zoom in. I made a SparkBlog entry on 11/15/12 if you're interested.
Edited by: STRIVERONE at: 4/16/2013 (11:58)
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I ran my first half in Kansas City in 2011 and since then have been running but just short runs. My hubby and I are now living in Rio (for a year) and the half is in August. I'm nervous and excited and a little giddy!
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