Sunday, November 6, 2016

"For those who can’t complete the [New York City Marathon] in 6 ¹/₂ hours...there’s the sweep bus"

she began panting and feeling overheated — and it showed. The sweep bus creeped up next to her, and the driver opened the door and asked if she needed water.

Initially Edwards refused, but when the same bus caught up with her a mile later in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, she finally caved.