Jon and Betsy Hughes have owned their world-class running store Track Shack for more than three decades. Betsy discusses some of the people they’ve met over the years and shares stories of how fitness changed and even saved their lives. Get inspired to change your life.
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What makes people wake up before the sun to lace up their sneakers and hit the pavement? In a word: hope. See how people who meet at start lines all across the world have discovered a way to improve their bodies, minds and futures.
As Cinderella showed, the right shoe can change your life! In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Track Shack’s top shoe guy Anthony breaks down what you need to know about modern exercise shoes, particularly if you haven’t bought a new pair in years. Find out how to find your perfect fit!
A record number of runners and walkers gathered for the historic 39th annual Winter Park Road Race, but there was one runner everyone wanted to meet — 86-year-old Ann Kahl. She gives you a pep talk for incorporating movement into your life.
A lot of people worry running will prematurely wear out theirs knees, ankles or hips. Susan Paul, training program director for Track Shack’s running programs, dispels the myths surrounding running and joint pain and explains how running can actually improve the long-term health of your knees, hips and ankles.
If you’re new to regular walking or running or your body is feeling the effects of regular exercise, you may not realize how important your shoes are to your overall health. In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Track Shack shoe specialist Anthony O’Neill explains why it’s important to get your feet properly fitted at a speciality running store, rather than just picking a pair based on cost or color from a big box store.
The only things you really need to go for a run are the right sneakers and clothes, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of gadgets out there to make your run more fun! In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Betsy Hughes shows off some of the latest “geeky” gadgets and explains how they can make your run safer and more efficient.
Track Shack shoe specialist Anthony O’Neill explains why you should resist the urge to just pull an old pair of tennis shoes out of the closet and offers tips for finding your foot’s perfect shoe in this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip.
Susan Paul, Training Program Director for Track Shack’s Running Programs, offers motivation for finding a program right for you and previews what you’ll be learning in the coming weeks through the Team Growing Bolder Training Tips.
We’re inviting men and women worldwide to join Team Growing Bolder, our new program designed to inspire you to get moving! Learn how Growing Bolder and Track Shack will help you take the first steps toward a healthier lifestyle.
James C. Barnett, M.D., was a renowned surgeon, the first team doctor for the Orlando Magic and a great promoter of fitness through running. Come see how his friends are carrying on his legacy of fitness and helping others.