Tag Archive: barefoot

Nov 17

Rae’s Run Completion Video

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I was on location when Rae Heim arrived in Manhattan Beach on November 14, 2012 after completing her epic barefoot journey across the United States! You’ll see shots of Vanessa Rodriguez, Robert Shackelford, Ginger Shackelford, GI Joe, Ken Bob Saxton, Patrick Sweeney, and of course my son Colin!

Jul 19

RBG Episode #10 – Chelsea French

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Chelsea French – a barefoot runner, yoga instructor and professional musician from Chicago – is interviewed on today’s latest podcast. Here’s Chelsea’s Facebook page. Chelsea talks about her sister’s car accident that left her hospitalized. Doctors told her sister that her healthy running body (Chelsea’s sister is an avid runner) basically saved her. Check out …

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Jul 15

Putting My Desires Out To The Universe

I have no idea how I’ll attain the following goals. I don’t know where they’ll come from or how they’ll arrive, but I have two random desires that I think about a lot; and it’s time I put them out on the Interwebs (what my kids call it). 1. A Toyota 4Runner Doesn’t have to …

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Jun 08

Episode #4 Launches: Shoeless Shel Bell

Everyone dreams of quitting the job, renting out the house (or giving notice to the landlord), packing the RV and hitting the road. That’s what Shelly Robillard, her husband Jason and her three children are up to! (Shelly’s 19-year-old niece will join them to share the journey and help out with the children.) They’ll be …

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Jun 07

Warrior Dash – Who’s In?

I’ve been intrigued by… or maybe more like drooling over the idea of participating in the Warrior Dash. I love the idea of running through mud and water and over fire and cars and stuff. Have you raced this one? Shod, barefoot, minimalist? I keep dreaming of getting a group of barefoot women together – …

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Jun 06

Iron Girl – What’s Our Take?

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Maybe I’m late getting the memo, but I just learned about Iron Girl, a series of race events that are women-only and appear to be pretty fabulous. I don’t know… this looks like something I might be able to wrap my arms around. What do you think? Anyone want to join me on Sunday, November …

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Jun 01

Aristotle on Human Actions

This morning my Good Earth tea bag had a nice quote: “All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.” Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC) So, barefoot runners, which of those seven are the causes of your running? And to any barefoot-curious women: Which …

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