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Hashing brings new meaning to “Beer Run”

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New York hashers at a bar after their annual Red Dress Run. (Courtesy of Karen Zolnowski)

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A group of hashers runs in the annual Red Dress Run. (Courtesy of Karen Zolnowski)

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Part scavenger hunt, part fun run--with the promise of a beer at the finish line--hashing has a distinguished lineage dating back to Victorian England. Hashes are run regularly in 178 countries and are gaining in popularity across the United States and Canada.


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