We were so fortunate to have had an opportunity to sit down and talk with Pope Francis while he was in Philly. Many people may not realize what a huge runner the Pope is, so we chatted with him (and his translator) to learn more.
RunJersey.com: So, Pope-ster, tell us about your visit to the states so far?
Pope Francis: It’s been great so far. The 3 cities I’ve been to seem like kick-ass places to run.
RunJersey.com: How has your running been going over the last few years, since you’ve become the Pope?
Pope Francis: Well, to be honest, I have been running much slower. I think it’s mainly due to the large hats I have to wear all the time. They slow me down and the robes aren’t easy to run in either.
Pope Francis: Ohh yeah, absolutely. If …Read More