WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Local

Could You Run A 25-Yard Dash In Heels?

View Comments

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. High School Football Highlights: Aug. 29, 2014
  2. Good Questions: Minnesota State Fair Edition
  3. Mayor Calls For Review Of St. Paul Skyway Arrest
  4. How To Prep Your Yard For Fall
  5. Former Wis. Deputy Charged In Double Homicide

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Dozens of women and men will lace up their shoes and do a 25-yard dash to raise thousands of dollars for charity.

OK, so running a 25-yard dash sounds like no big deal, right? It’s a little harder to do when you’re wearing high heels.

Jason DeRusha and Mike Augustyniak strapped on some high heel shoes in anticipation of Wednesday night’s Aegis Foundation’s High Heel Dash. It’s the fourth annual event.

The fundraiser supports programs for at-risk young people like runaways, the homeless, and those who need food.

Anyone who is still interested can run still. The dash starts at 6 p.m. at Nicollet Mall and 11th Street. There are separate divisions for men and women.

Angela Davis is the emcee for the event.

To see how DeRusha and Augustyniak fared in their heels, check out the video above.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,818 other followers