Tarah McKay-Korir will run Harry's Spring Run-Off. Her husband is 2:06 marathoner Wesley Korir.
TORONTO. March 29th. Three months of high altitude training in Kenya should serve Tarah McKay-Korir well when she lines up for the 2012 Harry’s Spring Run Off 8km race on April 7th. The iconic race kicks off the eastern portion of the Canada Running Series in fine fashion and, for the 35th consecutive year, will be contested over the undulating roads of Toronto’s High Park. It’s a challenge McKay-Korir relishes. The 25 year old Elmira, Ontario native recently journeyed to the East African running mecca along with her husband, Wesley Korir, and their infant daughter Mckayla Chepchirchir Korir. They have started a charitable foundation called Kenyan Kids Foundation there which aims to build a hospital, provide high school scholarships and to provide loans for local farmers. The couple had met while student-athletes at the University of Louisville. And, while Wesley has carve...