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Driving a community forward: Monster Dash

Posted by Hanson Lee on

With Halloween right around the corner, it’s time to break the costumes out for SHOES-n-FEET’s 2nd annual Monster Dash 5K and Lil’ Frankenstein 1K Run/Walk. The event will take place on Saturday, October 26 with the Kids 1K set to begin at 8:45 a.m., followed by the 5K Run/Walk scheduled for 9:15 a.m.  The festivities are being put on alongside the Seattle Humane Society in support of caring for pets in need. A portion of the proceeds from the event will go towards the Seattle Humane Society and their efforts as a non-profit organization in helping pets everywhere in the...

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RUNNING TO NEVER GIVE UP: NANCY TREJO

Posted by Hanson Lee on

By Hanson Lee, Running Coordinator at SHOES-n-FEET It’s 3 am on a Monday, and 47-year-old Nancy Trejo begins her morning with a warm cup of coffee and her two boxers, Dexter and Paisley. The sun is far from rising, but while most are sleeping, Trejo is starting her day. From 6 am to 7 pm, Trejo spends her time working three jobs. This may not seem normal, but for Trejo, it’s a lifestyle. Monday through Sunday, Trejo wakes up at 3 am and doesn’t skip a beat, each week spawning new challenges and experiences. With everything she’s built her life...

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FARMER FROG: RUNNING FOR A CAUSE

Posted by Adam Stuhlfaut on

The Farmer Frog Trail Running Festival will be taking place on Saturday, October 5th at Paradise Farm in Woodinville, Washington. The event is co-promoted by SHOES-n-FEET and will be the first annual running event put on by the Farmer Frog community.

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RUNNING TO DISCOVER: THE HISTORY OF NORTHWEST TRAIL RUNS

Posted by Adam Stuhlfaut on

Witnessing the success of these trail running companies and inspired by the model of offering a diversity of distances at each event, Bone began working on a trail running series of his own and created Northwest Trail Runs in 2006.

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THE ART OF GIVING BACK: EASTSIDE BABY CORNER

Posted by Adam Stuhlfaut on

Eastside Baby Corner is a community-driven organization with the goal of providing clothes and toys for kids in need. Since its birth in 1990, Eastside Baby Corner has grown into an opportunity for anybody and everybody to give back and provide for the next generation. Shoes-n-Feet is a proud supporter of Eastside Baby Corner’s mission to provide care to underprivileged youth and children in ne

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