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#ShopSmall at JRWS on Small Business Saturday

Add us to your holiday shopping! Visit John’s Run/Walk Shop and John’s New Classic Shoes on Saturday, November 28 celebrate the Chevy Chase Open House and Small Business Saturday. All three shops will have special celebrations. Socks will be Buy 3 Get 1 Free at all of our shops on […]

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Running Route Review: Pauls Mill Loop

Whenever the topic of “most scenic road in the Bluegrass” comes up this is always an easy answer for me. That road is Pauls Mill Road in southern Woodford County near the Jessamine County border. Pauls Mill Road is only about a mile in length but what it lacks in […]

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Running Route Review: Grimes Mill Loop

Grimes Mill Loop AKA The Toughest 10 Miler in Town This time of year many of you are training for a spring marathon or half marathon. Some might even be getting ready to do an ultra distance race. Since many of our more popular local long distance races involve a […]

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Running in Mexico City

Running in Mexico City Photo courtesy of Echelon Baxter, Wikimedia Commons Mexico City is the Western Hemisphere’s megalopolis. It’s bigger in most measures than any city in the Americas. It has the most museums and the longest history. Despite these superlatives it has a hard time living down its (mostly […]

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Eating and Running in Lexington

Anyone who’s hung around John’s enough knows that our conversations don’t go on very long without returning to food. Everyone likes eating, not the least runners. Serious runners need lots of calories to sustain their training regimen, recreational runners sometimes run to justify eating more. I’m in the middle of […]

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