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When Kiley Lyall Became Our Cover Runner

We went behind the scenes of when we told Kiley the big news and what her time in San Diego looked like for the cover shoot.

Last year, we told runner Kiley Lyall that she was the overwhelming favorite for our annual cover runner contest. We flew her out to sunny San Diego from her home outside Chicago to hang out with the Women’s Running editors and get some time in front of the camera! In this video, we share the best moments, from when editor in chief Jessie Sebor delivered the news over Skype, to the team running with Kiley along the water, to chowing down at a city-famous restaurant, to kicking up dust for our cover shoot. Take a peek: