Thursday, November 5, 2015

“To the Hopi, to run is to pray. Running has a special...



"To the Hopi, to run is to pray. Running has a special place in #Hopi culture, and the Hopi High School boys' #crosscountry team is building on that heritage, with a chance at a 26th straight #Arizona state title Saturday. Its streak is the longest in the country for cross-country and the fourth-longest active run for any high school sport. @nickcotephoto caught Juwan Nuvayokva — the team's assistant coach, a two-time individual state champion for Hopi High and an all-American at Northern Arizona — on a morning run near his childhood home in the Hopi village Oraibi. "Hopi have that running blood in them," Nuvayokva said. "It's up to us to find it and use it."" By nytimes on Instagram.



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