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.
Betsy Hughes owns Track Shack, a running store, and loves to exercise. But it wasn’t always the case. She shares the surprising benefits you’ll experience! Plus, see how she inspired everyone around her to move more, and how her routine has changed as she’s gotten older.
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.
If you think you have to start out fast when running — like you did back in P.E. classes as a kid — you’re wrong! Try walking first. Susan Paul, Training Program Director for Track Shack’s Running Programs, says it’s the best way to condition your body.
Track Shack co-owner Betsy Hughes talks about making a difference in the community and how her family-owned business gives back. Plus, we chat with Kay Glynn, one of the world’s top masters track and field athletes, about overcoming a major health obstacle to her active lifestyle.
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.
In this episode of the Team Growing Bolder Track Shack podcast, Track Shack co-owner Betsy Hughes explains why it’s never too late to transform your life. If you need more inspiration, listen to 96-year-old fitness superstar Charles Eugster shares his tips for getting started.
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.
Don’t like to run? Don’t sweat it! Track Shack co-owner Betsy Hughes explains how life-changing and potentially life-saving walking can be. Get her tips for getting started and sticking with it in this Team Growing Bolder Track Shack podcast.