Sponsored Summer Fun Runs

We have a great Summer schedule inline with our weekly running/walking group so be sure to check it out and come on out for the fun!  Village Runner has some sponsored runs coming up with Brooks, Saucony, Asics, Nike, and Newton, enabling you test out some new running shoes, win some cool prizes, and make […]

20th Annual Village Runner 4th of July 5K Festivities Grow

20th Annual Village Runner 4th of July 5K Festivities Grow          by Don Franken               The 20th annual Village Runner 4th of July 5K Run/Community Walk, and Firecracker Dash for Kids celebrates America’s birthday.  A July 4th, 20th birthday celebration for the event would not be complete without a Pre-Event Party, a post-event Celebration, […]

South Bay Race Calendar

June RacesJune 1st: Manhattan Beach – Grand View Gator Run 5KRegister HereJune 1st: Torrance – Legends Youth Track MeetInformation HereJune 8th: Manhattan Beach – 1st Annual Roundhouse Aquarium Fun Run for the OceansRegister Here  June 15th: San Pedro – Life Rolls On Hey Day 5KRegister Here  June 29-30th: Hermosa Beach – The Hermosa Beach 24 […]

Youth Track Meet this Sunday – All Welcome!

Calling all Southern California youth runners!  Lace up and come out to the Legends Youth Track Meet this Sunday at West High School in Torrance!  This meet is open to all youth from grades K through 8th grade.   For more information, please visit: http://legendstrack.com/     There are some great youth track and field […]

Upcoming In Store Events

Join us any of the dates listed above for a fun run with our running group and the shoe company of the day! You can test out a pair of their latest running shoes and get entered into a fun raffle at the end of the run!  For information on the weekly routes, please visit here: […]

Thank you ladies!

Thank you to all the ladies who were able to make it out to our ladies night event last night in Manhattan Beach!  I hope you all learned a lot and had a great time with our vendors!   Thank you Moving Comfort, Brooks, Rock n Roll Marathon Series, and Chyette Sports Therapy   Big thanks […]

Ladies Night with Moving Comfort and Brooks – Lots of Goodies – RSVP Today

For active women, a good sports bra is just as important as a good pair of running shoes.  Making sure to get the proper fit is absolutely key in finding adequate support and comfort.  Unfortunately, the majority of women are wearing the wrong size and style for their figure.  With so many options to choose […]

Proprio-what??

Proprioception(pron.: PRO-pree-o-SEP-shən), from Latin proprius, meaning “one’s own”, “individual” and perception, is the sense of the relative position of neighbouring parts of the body and strength of effort being employed in movement.[1] Say What? Say it With Me: Pro-pree-o-sep-shun This has been a big buzz word in the running industry lately as barefoot running has […]

South Bay Race Calendar

May RacesMay 11th: Hawthorne – 11th Annual Healthy Hawthorne Run and Walk Register Here  May 27th: Manhattan Beach – Manhattan Beach 5KRegister Here  June RacesJune 1st: Manhattan Beach – Grand View Gator Run 5KRegister Here June 8th: Manhattan Beach – 1st Annual Roundhouse Aquarium Fun Run for the OceansRegister Here  June 15th: San Pedro – Life […]

Village Runner Celebrates Earth Day!

If you’re a runner and have ever wondered how you can participate in Earth Day, there are a few things to keep in mind.  1.  Recycle.  Reuse.  Both Southern California Village Runners collect new and used running shoes, casual shoes, and dress shoes which get donated to the Los Angeles Mission!  The LA Mission comes every […]