The Running Life of Al Howie
Howie was a Vancouver Island man who became internationally known for running unimaginable distances. He ran from Edmonton to the Island so he could run in a marathon here. He ran from Winnipeg to Ottawa. He ran all the way across Canada. But the man himself always remained something of a mystery. Gregor Craigie spoke with Jared Beasley is the author of a new biography of Al Howie. It's titled "In Search of Al Howie", and it's published by Rocky Mountain Books.