😃 Did We Catch You Smiling? 📷

Our Gift To You!

We appreciate you choosing to race with us! As a thank you we’d like to give you free digital photos from July 4th that you can download. Click here to view.
2019 Kids Firecracker Dash start.

Redondo Beach Open Water Swim

2nd Annual Redondo Beach Open Water Swim

This Sunday we invite you to come “Swim the Avenues” and be part of the Second Annual Redondo Beach Open Water Swim on July 14, 2019. There will be a 1 mile swim as well as a ½ mile swim. This event is also an official “qualifying” swim for the Manhattan Beach Pier to Pier Swim. There will be a wet-suit and non-wet suit category. Online registration is open until tomorrow at noon.

Pick up your packets at the Village Runner in Redondo Beach on Saturday between noon and 4pm or on the day of the race starting at 6:30am. Race day registration is also available.

Village Runner’s New Address:
1611 S. Catalina Ave. #105
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Free underground parking is available
(New location is near Sacks on the Beach and across the street from HT Grill)
Register Here

Manhattan Mile Road Race

2018 Manhattan Mile start.
Celebrate the Manhattan Grand Prix with us on July 21st as we bring back the coveted “Manhattan Mile” running event for the second year in a row!  The Manhattan Mile is a net-downhill race that will start and finish at Live Oak Park in Manhattan Beach.  All participants will receive a commemorative run t-shirt, plus there will be chip timing, $5,500 in potential cash awards to the top three overall male and female finishers, and awards to the top three male and female finishers in each age division.

Register Here

New Manhattan Beach 10k Tops

The Manhattan Beach 10k is  throwin’ it back to their early days when these shirts debuted! We are now selling MB10k Training tanks and tees for $20 in our Manhattan Beach store. With each sale, we will donate $5 to the race so they can give back even more to the community! Get yours before they are gone and get training!

💥How Did You Do In Today’s Race?!💥

Thanks For Racing With Us

 We’d like to give a huge thank you to all those who participated in our race today! We hope you had a great time and appreciate your support and participation. We look forward to seeing you next year!

2018 Village Runner 4th of July Finisher.

Race Results & Photos

Please click here for this year’s race results and photos.

Your Awards Miss You

Awards will be available for pick up at the Village Runner, Redondo Beach on July 5th.

Village Runner’s New Address:
1611 S. Catalina Ave. #105
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Free underground parking is available
(New location is near Sacks on the Beach and across the street from HT Grill)


Thank you to our super sponsors that help to make this day possible.  Please be sure to support those who support the race:

UCLA Health Logo

Positive Encouraging 100.3 logo

Upcoming Events

Two Tips for Last Minute Shopping at the Village Runner

December 22, 2018

Mike and Darren have 2 great ways to help last minute holiday shoppers:

1. At our new Riviera Village store and our Manhattan store we have ample parking, so you don’t have to fight the crowds.
2. We offer gift certificates that allow the recipient to shop for what they want, when they want.

Holiday Store Hours:

December 22, 2018: 10am-7pm
December 23, 2018: 11am-6pm
December 24, 2018: 10am-4pm

Store Addresses:

Redondo Beach Village Runner
1611 S. Catalina Ave. #105
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Manhattan Beach Village Runner
1840 Sepulveda Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Visit our New Home in the Riviera Village

Join Mike and Darren as they take a walk from our former location to our new location: 1611 S. Catalina Ave., Suite 105. Enter the store on Avenue I, 3 doors west of Sacks on The Beach and across from H.T. Grill. Free parking in the underground structure off of S. Catalina Ave.

We made a list so you can check it twice! Race Day Checklist

Need a checklist for the LA Marathon or upcoming race?

Check out our list below and download this ink-friendly version to add items to the list! 

New in stores in time for the holidays

Gift Ideas Under $25

gift ideas under $25

Heroes of Hope 10K / 5K – November 12, 2017

The Heroes of Hope Race for Research 5K/10K at Dockweiler State Beach is on Sunday, November 12th.

For more details visit: https://www.wizathon.com/heroesofhoperace/index.php

Check out their video for a sneak peek into this fun, local event:  https://vimeo.com/236838871/302ec24cc0


Upcoming Local Running Events in the South Bay

Picture Credit: Skechers, Heroes of Hope, Lexus LaceUp, Adrian Agudelo, Saucony, Steve Gaffney, Operation Jack

Coast Fitness Open House – October 21st