Brooks “Beach Bum” Run

Wednesday night 20 runners came out for week 3 of 5 runs this June with Brooks as our sponsor.  Keeping with the Brooks running slogan “Run Happy” Wednesday night was a themed Beach/Pool party run!  Runners came out dressed for the pool or beach!  Rebecca from Brooks had set up a large tent outside our store with a shoe table to draw people in to check it out!  We departed for … [Read more...]

Brooks Run Club – June 21, 2011

Last night we welcomed Brooks back onto the scene for our 3rd week of a month long partnership. Resident Guru Trish provided a sneak peak of Brook’s Pure Project – a 4 style collection of running footwear built on the elements of Float & Feel. City Sports will be first in line for the highly anticipated launch of Pure Project in … [Read more...]

UrbanAdventours Ride Series Recap

Before I begin with the Urban Adventours Ride Series recap, congrats to the Boston Bruins for taking home the Stanley Cup!  Woo-hoo! On our ride this week, we were lucky enough to check out the team outside of Tia's with the cup before we set off for about a 16 mile ride.  Unlike last week, thunderstorms, the weather was perfect for an outside ride!  We were all excited to get … [Read more...]

Introducing United By Blue: Interview with President & Chief Trash Collector

Did you know that we know more about the surface of the moon than we do about the sea floor? With all the recent attention paid to making our sky and land greener, it seems that we’ve perhaps forgotten about the deep blue. As a society that lives on land, it is hard for many of us to see how closely our lives are connected to the world’s waterways, even though over 70% of the … [Read more...]

The North Face Endurance Challenge 50K Trail Race

June 4th, 2011 - Sterling, Virginia (Algonkian Regional Park, Great Falls Park and the Potomac Heritage Trail) My cell phone alarm went off at 3:30 A.M. and I quickly got out of bed.  I was ready and excited for my first 50K and my first technical trail race.  With 19 road marathons under my belt I was ready for a new challenge and The North Face Endurance Challenge had … [Read more...]