"Order up!" may not be the first words most runners hear
after a hard run, but for more than 150 Washingtonians,
it's very familiar.
WASHINGTON – “Order up!” may not be the first words most runners hear after a hard run, but for more than 150 Washingtonians, it’s very familiar.
Tuesday night marked another gathering of Shake Track & Field — a social, physical and gastronomic club organized by the Logan Circle Pacers and Shake Shack in Dupont Circle.
The “track team” began during the summer of 2013 and meets on the second Tuesday of each month. And the number of people who participate in the run doubles almost every time.
“We’re definitely feeling like the momentum is picking up now,” says Jenny Conrad, general manager for Shake Shack in Dupont Circle and the F Street, NW location.
Conrad says the idea for Shake Track & Field came from the burger company’s area director, Allen Ng.
“He’s a marathon runner and a triathlete, so I think he just looked at his passions and said,