‘It’s a challenge, but that’s what I’m here for’

  • It’s a picture-perfect June morning in downtown Minneapolis, and Darin Weston is doing something he’s never done before.
  • “Arms, arms, arms – then you gotta kick,” says Kristin Haskell.
  • Amy Vorlicky, a Mile in My Shoes resident member, cheers on runners in the Downtown Run Around kids race Sunday in Minneapolis.
  • From left, running mentor Kristin Haskell, resident member Darin “Wes” Weston, and running mentor Matt Schumacher take part in the Mile in My Shoes Downtown Run Around 5K race Sunday in Minneapolis.
  • Amy Vorlicky, a resident member, and Steve English, a running mentor, sprint to the Downtown Run Around 5K race finish line on Sunday in Minneapolis.

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