Running With a Joyful Mind Retreats

Posted on 24. Feb, 2010 by in Uncategorized

Since her involvement with One World Running beginning a decade ago, the goal of Ana Weir in putting on races in developing nations has been promoting a lifestyle and attitude of health and fitness, one that many of you have. This involves more than running and racing. It is an approach to life, and how […]

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One World Belize Run 2009

Posted on 04. Feb, 2010 by in Uncategorized

One World Belize Run: 2009 2010 Belize Run is set for March 20-29, starting in Belize City. Join us as we put on a race and distribute shoes. One World Running: Community Race And Shoe Donation Belize, 2009.

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Boulder Running Company — Tech Center Opens

Posted on 01. Feb, 2010 by in Uncategorized

Congratulations to Peter Solano on the newly opened Boulder Running Company – Tech Center store. Peter served in the U.S. Marine Corps, seeing heavy fighting in Iraq. He was wounded and unable to continue his service, received his medical discharge. After a State Department job in Mexico, Peter took the plunge this January and opened […]

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Haiti Relief

Posted on 13. Jan, 2010 by in Uncategorized

Donate for shipment of medical supplies and shoes Two months ago, Ana was in Haiti delivering shoes. Now, she is trying to get in contact with her friends there, including a number of doctors and nurses who help her put on health clinics. Weir is overseeing a cargo container of supplies being shipped to Haiti. […]

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Posted on 27. Nov, 2009 by in Uncategorized

Roatan Run in Honduras After being postponed because of an earthquake, and then the coup, the 2009 Roatan Run went off, thanks in large part to one of our volunteers, Loretta Zapp.

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Gambia

Posted on 13. Oct, 2009 by in Uncategorized

We had a nice note back from The Gambia, from the kids on the softball team that received the last batch of shoes. Photos to follow when they arrive. John Meyer of the Denver Post wrote a nice column today about the shoe project. John is the Olympic writer for the Post and has the […]

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Barefoot Ascent of Pikes Peak to Raise Funds

Posted on 14. Aug, 2009 by in Uncategorized

Michael Sandrock, a journalist and volunteer with the One World Running shoe project, will be racing Saturday’s Pikes Peak Ascent barefoot, as a fundraiser for the project, which collects and distributes new and used shoes in developing nations and in the U.S. Sandrock is collecting pledges for each mile of the ascent. The run starts […]

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Juja delivery for Kenyan, Somalian and Sudanese orphans

Posted on 27. Jul, 2009 by in Uncategorized

Patty Zishka is a medical doctor who volunteered to bring shoes to an orphanage in Juja, Kenya, a “suburb” of Nairobi roughly an hour from downtown. The orphanage is run by a German nu, Sister Luise, who has been doing wonderful work for more than 25 years. The orphanage houses, feeds and educates over 100 […]

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Sandy Bay, Honduras

Posted on 24. Jul, 2009 by in Uncategorized

STUDENTS IN SANDY BAY, on the island of Roatan, Honduras, saw their race postponed in June because of a big earthquake 30 miles off-shore. But the 1,000 pairs of shoes arrived safely — 600 pairs for the mainland and 400 for Sandy Bay — and we are looking forward to rescheduling the race this fall. […]

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City of Boulder’s Youth Services Initiative

Posted on 25. May, 2009 by in Uncategorized

City of Boulder’s Youth Services Initiative, originally uploaded by One World Running. City of Boulder’s Youth Services Initiative came and sorted and boxed shoes on May 19, with 65 local local low-income teenagers receiving shoes. They and their coach, Alex Zinga, ran and walked the Memorial Day Bolder Boulder 10K. This all part of an […]

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