We Asked For ONE Positive Thing Since Covid Hit, and We Got Hundreds!
We asked and you answered! Check out what these folks in our community said about something positive that happened to them during the pandemic.
Here’s What You Said…
Cycling over 80 miles a week…my son got a new bike and I’m riding with him almost every day! – Karen Ray Mathews
We bought a new lot for a new home to be built. – Sara Randazzo
I’ve been working full time and parenting my boys full time at home and have lost 23 pounds and counting! – Mar Lee
I’ve run almost 600 miles in 6 months despite a recent pelvic injury! Granted I walked some of those miles while recovering! Back running again. – Susan Holtzworth
We welcomed our second child at the end of May! – Kaylyn Haemmelmann
I got engaged and now we’re planning a wedding, hoping COVID is gone by wedding time. – Jessica Blydenburgh
I’ve lost 50 lbs since January (30 lbs since quarantine). The picture is Pride 2020 vs Pride 2019 wearing the same shirt! – Susie Corral
I’ve become way more self aware and cognizant of what’s important and what is not. My mother was taken by this virus, and it opened my eyes a bit. – John C. Harris
Quarantine put my husband and me both working from home full time. I realized that I needed a break and some me time every day so I’ve been walking at least a 5k after work every night and on the weekends for the past 92 days. – Brenda Beebe
More time to walk, and do things for me, and lowered our Carbon footprint by not driving as much! – Lenae Ruffner Scafidi
Realizing that I’ll never again have this kind of time at home with my husband and two elementary school aged boys again, so to slow down, not sweat the small stuff, and enjoy life. – Lori Folsom Thompson
Got married!! Totally different wedding than planned but still perfect! – Amber Williamson
Enjoying my neighborhood walks and runs. It gets me out of my “office.” – Ann Joslin
We closed on and moved into our house. Now we are closer to St Pete Running Company! – Siobhan Angela
Built stronger friendships and found support I didn’t know I needed. Also sticking to a training schedule is making me faster than I have ever been. – Elyse Cripps
We bought a picnic table so it’s much easier to eat outside now! – Sara Transue
I’ve kept running!! And I finished my first marathon, virtually of course! – Meredith
It’s the most time my husband of 11 years and I have ever spent together (he travels) and turns out we REALLY like each other! -Ashley Casano
My company realizing I can do my job from home and also spending that time with my pup since he’s getting older. – Noelle M.
This time has somehow made me grow with inner happiness. My life is truly amazing and simple. – Angel Holloway
Family time! No outside noise and things to do so we had a lot more quality time together. We found new things to do to entertain ourselves. – Tiffany Stephens
I am back to running and love the feeling I get from it. I feel like I am a better husband and person. – Mike
I got some health issues figured out and now I feel as strong as I did in my 30s. I’m 52. Between cycling and running I’m logging over 100 miles a month. – Heidi Crevison Souder
We hope you are finding ways to stay positive! If a great pair of running shoes can assist you on your journey, we’re here to help.
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M – F 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sat 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sun 12:00 – 5:00 PM
We are open regular hours and we are working hard to keep our store clean and sanitized for you, our customer family. In accordance with county, city, and CDC guidelines, we require our employees to wear masks. Customers are also asked to wear masks when they come into our store. We provide hand sanitizer when you enter the store. Please feel free to call us with any questions at 727-800-5043.