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Ian Connor was born and raised in the great mid-western state of Ohio. His passion for running and competition began during the tender years of Junior High School, along sleepy two-lane highways of Lexington – a town of yesteryear and modernity - his fiercest rivals were horse-driven Amish buggies and determined young farmers.  This developed and progressed into – not just one, but three - State Championships in High School, and ultimately an athletic scholarship to Ohio State University.  As a Buckeye scholar-athlete, Ian earned his Bachelors of Science degree, dual majoring in Exercise Science and Psychology.  He was named...

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When did you start and how did you come to work at such a fine establishment?I’ve been a member of the running store team for the last four years. I had been a customer since the stores opening thirteen years ago. I have always loved to run and help people achieve there fitness goals and found the running store gave me the perfect opportunity to do just that every day. What current sock, shoe, and insole setup keeps your little piggies happy?Feetures ultra lights, the Hoka Mach, and the atrex 2300 are my dream combo that always keep me moving.Where...

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When did you start and how did you come to work at such a fine establishment?My first day working at the running store was in mid August of 2019, I found out about the job through my dad sending me a link on Facebook about TRS hiring.What current sock, shoe, and insole setup keeps your little piggies happy?Lately for socks I've been wearing the Balegas with the NB 1080 and the L2300 Aetrex insoles.Where are you from?I am from Spokane, WashingtonGive us just one of your many favorite TRS customer experiences?My favorite experience was my first sale ever. My customer...

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When did you start and how did you come to work at such a fine establishment?I started working at The Running Store in April of 2018. What current sock, shoe, and insole setup keeps your little piggies happy?My favorite set-up for my feet, whether running or walking, is the Altra Torin/Escalante with a pair of Aetrex insoles and Injinji toe socks!Where are you from?I grew up in the Gainesville/Bristow area, but now I attend Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia.Give us just one of your many favorite TRS customer experiences?My favorite customer experience was when a husband and wife came into...

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When did you start and how did you come to work at such a fine establishment?May 2017 - longtime customer with an exercise science background = natural running store employee!What current sock, shoe, and insole setup keeps your little piggies happy?Altra Torin or Saucony Kinvara / Feetures Ultra Light / Superfeet CarbonWhere are you from?Haymarket, VirginiaGive us just one of your many favorite TRS customer experiences?Helping customers to achieve their training and performance goals in the buildup to the Spring and Fall racing seasons. What do you do when you're not living the TRS dream?I teach Physics and coach Cross Country/Track...

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