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Meet Simon Tracy aka The Ninja

Simon has been running the Gobble Gobble since 2013 when he took home the 1st place victory for best costume as a pilgrim with a musket. That first year he found his groove. Before the race he admitted he was

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Special Service Sunday

Emmanuel Lutheran Service Benefiting St. Matthew’s House This Sunday November 8, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Race Director and Principal Trumpeter of the Naples Philharmonic Matthew Sonneborn will  perform during two services to benefit St. Matthew’s House. During the collection portion

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Meet John Columbus

A glimpse into the world of professional cycling Have you ever stumbled across a professional cycling event on TV and wondered who those guys in the support cars are? One of them happens to be on your safety support team

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Meet Michelle Kramer

This week we want you to meet our friend and participant from the Gobble Gobble Four Miler Michelle Joy Kramer who is a local nutritionist and health coach. Her message is clear as with others we have interviewed and inspiring:

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Meet Tamiami Ford employee Ernie

Ernie Tolson is the shuttle driver for the Gobble Gobble from Tamiami Ford. There’s a fellow that has been helping with this event who has a pretty inspiring story. Ernie drives the shuttle donated from our partners at Tamiami Ford.

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Meet Kathy Bigham

Kathy Bigham, A CEO that finds time to run and gives back Kathy Bigham used to think she didn’t have time to take care of herself. “My lifestyle was to put business and family first, and as a mom I put

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Meet Jennifer Palma from Edible Arrangements

Guest blog by Jennifer Palma Maybe it was fate.. On September 21st 2015 will mark a ten year anniversary of the end of my life as I knew it and the beginning of a new life I never thought possible.

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Meet Maura Plante

Pan-Florida Challenge Director, Maura Plante We met Maura when she reached out for some help with the Pan-Florida Challenge. The riders all together raised $140,000 in year one and that will buy 490,000 meals for hungry kids. What inspires a

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Volunteer Spotlight: Mike Russo

Meet Mike Russo of Less Taxing Services Mike is one of our fantastic volunteers who helps the race go smoothly behind the scenes. His help is a great reason why the Gobble Gobble continues to be a holiday tradition for

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Meet DebO the Nutrition Gal

It was so nice to catch up with Debra Orringer, a Nutritionist who you may have read about at Fit Nation if you have followed her articles. My personal favorite was the building of her standup paddleboard “DebO” as she

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