When: Sat., Sept. 5, 12-4 p.m. 2009
Meet Rich Benyo and get a signed copy of his book at Shu's Idaho Running Company. The marathon runner has logged nearly 900 miles and in the summer of 1989 made the trek from Badwater in Death Valley (lowest point in the Western Hemisphere and hottest place on Earth) to the peak of Mt. Whitney (at 14,494 feet highest point in the contiguous U.S.). Benyo is the editor of the bi-monthly running magazine Marathon & Beyond, a Badwater Hall of Fame inductee and the president of the board and race director of the Napa Valley Marathon.