Dec
25
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Cavanman to run 400km bare footed for Pieta House
APPEAL ‘Something radical needs to be done’

By Anglo Celt


When most of us are tucking into our Christmas dinner, a big hearted Cavan man will be well into his barefoot run from Letterkenny to Killarney in a unique effort to raise funds for Pieta House outreach facilities in the Cavan/Monaghan area.

Stephen Reburn from Maudabawn, who is a sales rep with EIR, will set off in his bare feet at 9am on Thursday morning and will keep going night and day without stopping if possible over the four days to five days. He will pass through 55 towns and villages over the marathon run. To continue reading, please visit: https://www.anglocelt.ie/2020/12/23/cavanman-to-run-400km-bare-footed-for-pieta-house/...
Dec
01
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Meet the Tarahumara Tribe in Mexico in 'The Infinite Race' Doc Trailer
By First Showing

Running is our resistance. Our resistance to imposition. It's a big part of our identity." ESPN has debuted an official trailer for the documentary titled The Infinite Race, the latest offering as part of their fantastic "30 for 30" series. It is a documentary based upon the reclusive Tarahumara tribe in Mexico, in what has become known as the greatest race the world has never seen. To continue reading, please visit: https://www.firstshowing.net/2020/m...e-in-mexico-in-the-infinite-race-doc-trailer/...
Nov
30
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200 take part in barefoot race at Our Tampines Hub while observing safe distancing

By Malavika Menon, The Strait Times

SINGAPORE - Braving the coarse ground, about 200 runners took to the track at Our Tampines Hub (OTH) on Sunday (Nov 29), split into small groups with social distancing in place - all while barefoot.

The OTH Barefoot Run 2020 race was among a few mass runs to take place here since restrictions to curb the spread of Covid-19 were eased, giving a glimpse into how sporting events will fare in the new normal. Many runs scheduled for the year have been postponed or gone virtual.

In Sunday's race, runners in the open categories for men and women above 18 years old had to run three laps of the track, and those in the masters categories for men and women above 40 had to do two laps. To continue reading, please visit:...
Nov
27
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Runner Raises Support for Animal Shelters with 3 Barefoot Marathons
By The Tennessee Tribune

BADALONA, Spain — A Spanish long-distance runner has completed three marathons barefoot to help raise support and awareness for local animal shelters.

Dr. Daniel Amo, who teaches at Ramon Llull University and lives in Badalona with his wife and two daughters, has had a passion for sports and running his entire life. He told Zenger News that he has been running barefoot for a year after starting to remove protective layers from his feet four years ago as a form of physical therapy to relieve pain.

Dr. Daniel Amo has had a passion for sports and running his entire life and has been running barefoot for a year now. To continue reading, please visit:...