Giving Running Shoes To Kids

Kids have boundless energy and always seem to be running, but some children don’t have access to adequate running shoes. A portion of each registration for the May 8 Fargo Marathon Friday Night Tailgate 5K will once again be donated to the Shoes for Kids program that provides new running shoes to Fargo area children.…
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How To Choose Running Shoes

                Runners have a number of things to consider when preparing for a run. Proper preparation, diet and an effective training plan are all essential. But it is also important for expert runners and novices alike to select running shoes that fit their running style and regimen. Choosing…
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Fargo Marathon Friday Night 5K A Great Way To Get Active

As the snow melts and temperatures start to rise, more North Dakotans are beginning to emerge from hibernation. Joggers can be seen taking advantage of the opportunity to get outside and get active again this spring. As The Official Sponsor of Recess, we believe that recess is for everyone and we encourage North Dakotans of…
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1,000 Shoes To Be Donated To Kids

By Ryan Schuster Thanks to the nearly 9,000 people who registered for last weekend’s Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota Friday Night 5K and individual donations, we will be able to give away 1,000 shoes to Fargo area kids again this year. One dollar from each 5K participant’s registration fees will go towards the…
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The Shoes Are In!

By Denise Pinkney Last May, nearly 10,000 runners and walkers turned out for the Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota 5K to help provide 1,000 Nike running shoes for deserving kids. We’re excited to announce the shoes have arrived. Today, folks from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, the Fargo Marathon and Dakota…
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