04 Nov Foot Locker Unveils ‘Five Borough Challenge’ Team
Foot Locker Inc. (NYSE: FL) shared the roster of team members for its annual “Foot Locker Five Borough Challenge.” Comprised of five local runners who have each overcome significant personal challenges, the team will run the first 13 miles of the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon together on Sunday, November 6.
In support of its official TCS New York City Marathon sponsorship, Foot Locker celebrated the five athletes who have used running to overcome personal trials and tribulations. After running 13 miles together, the five members will continue on to complete the race at their own pace.
“Each member of the 2016 Five Borough Challenge team exhibits tenacity and determination – both physically and mentally,” said Andy Gray, vice president and general manager for Foot Locker U.S. The stories of these athletes are inspiring examples of the positivity that can come from life-altering events with perseverance and optimism.”
The “Five Borough” Challenge runners are:
- Bronx: Sean Neal
- Brooklyn: Kelly Roberts
- Manhattan: Evan Wood
- Queens: Kenan Bal
- Staten Island: Jen Correa