About TRAX running
TRAXrunning is a specialty running store that partners Lilly, Joe and Nick Wheet opened in August 2011. TRAX is located in the heart of the most premier running trails in Bowling Green – Kereiakes Park. Dr. Nick Wheet, DPT provides personalized gait analysis. On staff is former WKU runner Bonita Paul, Patrick Folker, and Jordan Green.
TRAXrunning hosts several charitable events throughout the year such as the bg26.2 & half marathon held on the first Sunday in November, FROZEN4, WALK 2 FOR LIFE, 4K of July and two KIDS ONLY RUN. In 2013 over $12,000 was raised for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, $4000 for the recipient of the 2014 FROZEN4, $6800 for 2014 WALK 2 FOR LIFE and over 750 canned goods from the 4k of July in 2013. In 2013, 161 kids received a new pair of running shoes and in 2014 over 150 kids received sports watches by participating in the annual KIDS ONLY RUN. There are over 25 local elementary run clubs totaling 400+ kids.