Running With the Wind


Publication Date: 9/4/2008

Brendan Minihan ’97, cross-country coach and a teacher at Metairie Park Country Day School in suburban New Orleans, wrote a piece for the popular runners’ Web site,, about why he ran a race in the midst of his Hurricane Gustav evacuation and how running literally saved the life of a friend in the middle of Katrina.

To read Minihan’s article, visit