The Known Manhattan College Interscholastic Cross-country Meet

The Known Manhattan College Interscholastic Cross-country Meet

The soul of our sport is well-tended by lifers like 65-year-old Ed Bowes, whose throwback design sets the tone for just one of running’s greatest spectacles. Just do not keep him waiting.

«You better purchase. We have get started! » That is Ed Bowes, and Ed Bowes does cranky well. He is talking in a pure ny rasp up to a half-dozen individuals he is brought together within the Riverdale Diner in the Bronx at 6:01 a.m. For a Saturday final fall–6:01 a.m. Because, well, Ed Bowes features a fondness for oddball numbers.