Geaux Run Team
Mary Hays Owner/Manager
Mary Hays is an owner and manager of Geaux Run by Fleet Feet. She graduated from Our Lady of Fatima HS and University of Louisiana Lafayette. Mary has traveled the world over twice around, owner and previous manager of Teche Electric Suppy and a retired Harley rider traveling over two hundred thousand plus miles across the USA. She began working at Geaux Run as a manager in 2012 and comes from a long, dedicated life of athletics. She has participated in numerous races and triathlons, from short sprints to a full Ironman triathlon. Mary loves encouraging others to "just keep moving". She also loves entertaining her grandchildren and great nieces and nephews. Contact Mary at 337-706-8763.
Elizabeth Blum is a graduate of Lafayette High and UL Lafayette. She began working at Geaux Run as a sales associate in 2015. She is our most senior outfitter and well experienced in customer service. Elizabeth is an accomplished Marathoner and mentor with Ainsley's Angels organization. She enjoys running, swimming and all things Disney. Her favorite holiday is Halloween.
Joshua Dietz was a first time runner and visitor to Geaux Run by Fleet Feet back in 2019. He describes his experience as great! "I got my first real pair of running shoes and had my feet 3D scanned as well in the process. Everyone there was so nice and helpful!." Josh loved the experience so much, he applied for a job here. Today, Josh is now a fully trained outfitter and ready to provide that meaningful experience he received, with new customers coming through our doors! Josh competed in his first ever Marathon distance at the Zydeco Marathon March 2021. Josh is a first year student at ULL pursuing a major in Kinesiology.
Marie Hamilton is a Lafayette native currently studing political science at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She enjoys exploring new places, watching sunsets and curling up with a good book. Marie is very outgoing and friendly. She has a wealh of outfitting savy and will help customers explore their interests and how best Geaux Run can serve them!
Lastly, meet Tim aka: Mr. Mary. When not exploring for O&G (Geologist of 40 years), or sailing, biking, surfing or sculling, he can be found here at Geaux Run helping Ms. Mary with back office duties, inventory and general outfitting with our customers. Tim gets it. He has been there, done that. Got an injury? Tim will compare battle scars with you and recommend best remedies for what ails you! Tim is an avid volunteer at many major triathalons from local sprints to Ironman competitions. Tim has competed in numerous sprint triathlons from New Jersey to Florida and of course Louisiana.