Donate Shoes and Help A High School Student Go the "Extra Mile"
Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 02:45PM

The Florida Striders are starting our “Extra Mile” shoes program.

Sometimes students who want to participate in track or cross-country at school are not able to because of financial burdens that would be inflected on their families by having to buy expensive running shoes.

High School track and cross-country coaches have voiced the need for running shoes for these High School students.

Our “Extra Mile” shoe program will continue to collect shoes at the Run to the Sun and Memorial Day races.

We are collecting new or gently used running shoes to be offered to Marathon High and other high school coaches for their students.

By giving your new or used shoes it gives them a chance to go a EXTRA MILE.

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