Running Group Gives Girls Confidence; Pregnant Nicole DeBoom Joins Fun Run

Posted by on Friday, June 17, 2011 @ 2:21 pm | Leave a reply

i-tri Girls Learn Natural Running Form

We’re proud to be involved with many philanthropic organizations, abroad as well as those close to home. One such organization is i-tri Girls, a small New York non-profit started by one mom who wanted to help local high-school girls find empowerment through sport.

She founded i-tri Girls as a community-based intervention program that fosters self-respect, personal empowerment, self confidence, positive body image and healthy lifestyle choices for adolescent girls. Through the sport of triathlon and a curriculum of physical fitness and nutrition activities, self-affirming lessons of respect, responsibility, teamwork and dedication, i-tri Girls develop healthy habits and attitudes that last a lifetime.

Last week, Newton Running’s Michael Blanchard held a natural running form clinic at the Gubbins Running Ahead store, and the girls all received a pair of Newton Running shoes.
















SkirtSports Founder Nicole DeBoom Leads Fun Run

A 13-weeks pregnant Nicole DeBoom joined a running group at The Runner’s Soul in La Grange, Illinois last Monday. The former Ironman Champion and founder of Skirt Sports took part in a fun run. Newton Running tech rep Justin Dyszelsk outfitted many of the participants a pair of test-drive Newton Running shoes.

Runners of all levels are invited to take part in The Runner’s Soul regular Monday evening runs at 6:30 p.m. Fine more information in this article in triblocal.com.








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