Press release from ATRA corporate member LEKI. To learn more about how to use poles for trail running check our Trail News article.
BUFFALO, NY – April 27, 2018 – LEKI is excited to announce the LEKI Full Ride Scholarship to Timothy Olson’s Run Mindful Retreat taking place in Boulder, CO, June 7-10. The scholarship includes registration fees, air travel, lodging and LEKI Trail Running gear for one deserving trail runner.
LEKI announced its partnership with Olson earlier this year, adding him to the company’s elite athlete roster, and stands behind his message of ‘Run Mindful’ – bringing your passion for running and nature beyond the trails into mindfulness in your daily life. For more information on the retreat, visit https://adventuremindful.com
Run Mindful Retreats are life-changing experiences that focus on:
- Living in the moment while connecting with nature
- Bringing meditation into your running & daily life
- Eating delicious & healthy whole foods
- Creating community by enjoying time with other trail enthusiasts
- Traveling to awesome mountain towns and exploring new trails
LEKI and Olson will choose the winner of the 2018 scholarship based on their community involvement and passion for trail running. The contest will run from April 27 – May 9 and is being supported by iRunFar.com where you can find the entry form on the iRunFar website.
Founded in 1948, LEKI is a leading manufacturer of Skiing, Trekking and Trail Running poles and gloves, and its latest addition of folding camp chairs and tables. LEKI products are German engineered with most of the products being made in the company’s Czech Republic factory. This in conjunction with extensive research and independent testing make the best products featuring quality, value and technology. LEKI USA, Inc., headquartered in Buffalo, NY, is the sole distributor of LEKI brand products in the United States. For more information please visit https://www.leki.com/us/ or call 800.255.9982.