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Why Runners Love The Shoe Smith

There are many types of runners and many types of running shoes.  They range from a runner who runs like it’s their job (and sometimes it is) and there are runners who aren’t known so much for their running, but maybe if New Year’s resolutions ever come true will be. So, You’re A Full Time Runner If you are an avid runner you might know everything there is to know about foot health and the latest and greatest in sneaker breakthroughs.   What you may not know is that Willimantic’s The Shoe Smith carries many types of running shoes (Hoka, Brooks and New Balance).  Yes, that Shoe Smith with the “Feet Hurt?” sign by the Frog Bridge.  The place that not only repairs your shoes, but also carries the latest and greatest in footwear.  Had it ever occurred to you as you glanced up at that sign with the giant foot that the very thing your feet might be hurting for is a new pair of running shoes from The (aforementioned) Shoe Smith! So, You’re Not Already Running 8 Days a Week? If there was ever a time to start running NOW is that time.  Aside from the 6 Ways Running Improves Your Health it also lets you be a part of what’s going on in your town.  Maybe you want to get into running?  Need a goal?  The Boom Box Mile is on July 4th 2019.  If that is too soon for you, or maybe too short, then you will have plenty of time to get ready for the Willimantic Frogtobergest Half Marathon and Full Marathon (13 and 26 Miles)...