Good Times Best of 2015 Awards Fleet Feet Aptos the Best Running Store of Santa Cruz County
FLEET FEET SPORTS
1. Opened in 2010, Aptos’ Fleet Feet Sports is locally owned and operated by Russ and Tina Coillot; Tina is a graduate of Soquel High.
2. The owners call their philosophy behind the store a “fitlosophy”—from choosing shoes to making a training regimen work in a busy lifestyle, “fit is everything.”
3. The store sponsors training runs, like their twice-weekly “Spring Half-Marathon Training” which continues from March 28 to May 17.
4. Fleet Feet received has received funding the last two years from the Wharf to Wharf Community Foundation for its “Project Fit” after-school running program at local elementary and middle schools.
5. The store’s “Adopt-an-Athlete” program encourages participants to help fund shoes, training programs and race fees for veterans, economically disadvantaged youth and other community members in need. | STEVE PALOPOLI