2017 Shoe Distribution Update

Posted on 28. Jul, 2017 by in Service trips

2017 has been successful so far, as we look ahead the second half of the year: The February La Farola Cuba trip was a big success, thanks to the old and new volunteers who brought shoes to Oriente Province, Cuba. ┬áThe next Cuba trips are November, 2017, and then February, 2018. Next came our trip […]

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Columbine Mile and Heatherheatherwood in May

Posted on 10. May, 2016 by in Uncategorized

Elementary schools in Boulder will once again be collecting shoes at Columbine and Heatherwood. Thanks to the kids and teachers.

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2014 One World Running Kumbo Marathon on Dec. 19

Posted on 16. Feb, 2014 by in Races, Shoe Distribution, Uncategorized

Dec. 19 OWR Kumbo Marathon Kumbo, Cameroon, West Africa $55 This second-year run starts and finishes at the Fon’s palace. It is part of the annual Nso Dance Festival, an important cultural event in Cameroon, lush and beautiful country called the “Swizterland of Africa.” This is a hilly course at an altitude of nearly 6,000 […]

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Hall of Fame tickets on sale tonight at Shorter Tribute

Posted on 10. Sep, 2012 by in donations, Uncategorized

Tickets for the Sept. 29 Precious Feet Boulder Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be on sale tonight, at the Frank Shorter gold medal tribute, at Shine restaurant. Shorter was the running inductee for the inaugural Hall of Fame in 2011. Details: (303) 545-6147 or oneworldrunning@gmail.com.

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Boulder Sports Hall of Fame

Posted on 01. Jan, 2012 by in Uncategorized

Wtih the start of the New Year, we want to say “Thank You” to everyone who helped make 2011 a big success. Our last shipment of the year went out last week, 3000 pairs on way to Haiti, with the help of JamCruise, which is delivering the shoes to Labadee.

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Ohio State at Belize Run 2011

Posted on 14. Apr, 2011 by in Races

Roughly 2,000 shoes were sent to Belize so far this year, including a large number distributed by wonderful Ohio State students on their Alternative Spring Break. The week was highlighted by the annual OWR Special Olympic Belize 5K and 3K, with great support from officials in Belize City. The group also went to Corozul and […]

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Posted on 25. Feb, 2011 by in Uncategorized

Thanks to Francie Bosley for arranging for shoes to get to the Hope for Orphans Rehabilitation Center near Rui, Kenya. This village is about 25 kilometers east of the capital of Nairobi. According to Francie, the adults in Rui walk between 5-7K a day to get to work.

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Central American High School Games

Posted on 24. Sep, 2010 by in Spikes Distribution

Some of the top preps in Belize competed in the Central American high school games in Guatemala City using spikes supplied by OWR. Thanks to Ian Gray for facilitating the distribution.

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Ohio State in Belize with OWR

Posted on 06. Jun, 2010 by in Uncategorized

2010 Ohio State Belize Run Shoe Distribution

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Posted on 18. Apr, 2010 by in Races

The annual Belize Run was a success, our largest race so far in this small Central American country. A dozen undergraduates from Ohio State University distributed a total of 1,184 shoes to youngsters from 28 schools, as well as adults. The race was televised live on Belize TV channel 5, with the Prime Minister’s wife […]

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