Category: National Coverage

Onward Shay!
Oct 29, 2017
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Category: National Coverage

Onward Shay!
Oct 29, 2017
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NYRR: A Tribute to Shay Hirsch

“With sadness, tremendous respect, and incredible awe, NYRR mourns the death of Shay Hirsch, beloved wife of our Chairman of the Board, George Hirsch. Shay passed away on February 3, after a long battle with cancer.” Read the full article.

Runner’s World: A Race to Remember

“To honor a late friend, two runners are putting on a unique marathon—and gaining a new appreciation for race directors everywhere. But training for a marathon is child’s play compared to organizing one. Just ask Betsy Luce and Jan Bastian. Neither one had ever organized a race before, but after … Continued

Payette Brewing Releases Special Onward Shay Ruby Red IPA

“Onward Shay Ruby Red IPA is the Official Beer of Onward Shay! Boise Marathon. In memory of Shay Hirsch, Onward Shay! Boise Marathon comes to life to bring together runners from all over the world. The Boise-based half and full marathon has draw not only because of the beautiful landscape … Continued

Runner’s World: A Running Love Story

“Running brings people together. You hear that from time to time, at big races or after six-figure charity fund-raisers. But running can bring people together in small ways, too. It just may take a little more effort. In 1988, George Hirsch was the worldwide publisher of Runner’s World and an … Continued