Fleet Feet celebrating opening of second store

Fleet Feet second store location (Photo source: Jeanne Snell/Co-owner Fleet Feet)
Fleet Feet second store location (Photo source: Jeanne Snell/Co-owner Fleet Feet)

ORO VALLEY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The weather is justperfect to go for a run or do any sort of exercise outdoors.

One local business isexpanding its operations to cater to those looking to stay fit. Fleet Feet nowhas a second location in Oro Valley.

This is not a typical shoestore.  Fleet Feet has a unique way of fitting shoes correctly to customer'sfeet.

The new location is in theOracle Crossings Shopping Center, on Oracle between Ina and Magee.  Fleet Feet has actually been in Tucson formore than 10 years, with a single location on Tucson's east side.

This second location wasopened back in August, but they hosted a grand opening last weekend and havestretched the festivities throughout this week.

According to Fleet Feetco-owner Pete Snell, they have a special way of fitting shoes that sets themapart from their competition.   Theymeasure a customer's foot in several different ways to make sure the personbuys the correct shoe for their feet.

There will be special rafflesfor shoes, sports bras and several other goodies happening each day thisweek.  To enter the raffle, simply stopby the store at Oracle Crossing and fill out a card.  Winners will be chosen each day.

Stay tuned to this morningto see if Tucson News Now's own Maria Hechanova has the correct shoe for herexercise routine.

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