LA Triathlon taking over the streets of LA tomorrow morning – plan accordingly!

To all of our blog followers and Facebook fans and friends, if you plan on driving to, in, or around Los Angeles tomorrow, please remember that the Los Angeles Tri is tomorrow and road closures will begin as early as 6AM so definitely be sure to plan your trip accordingly.  Some important links to check […]

Whoever said running isn’t a contact sport?

Whoever said running isn’t a contact sport?!  Touching story about two high school cross country winners.  Teen runner carries bleeding rival

Brooks PURE Line – Releasing on 10/1 in Manhattan Beach only!

Happy Friday all!  To all of our Brooks Running Shoes and minimalist enthusiasts, the Brooks PURE line is launching soon at our Manhattan Beach store with four different options to chose from for men and women.  The new line of shoes will be available at our Manhattan Beach location only beginning on October 1st.  So […]

MB 10K – Today is the last day for online registration!

If you haven’t registered yet for the Manhattan Beach 10K, tonight is the last night to register online at  Don’t forget that you can also register in person until September 30th at the Manhattan Beach Village Runner.  They accept debit/credit cards, cash, and checks.  There is a small surcharge for debit and credit transactions.  […]

Bay League, Del Rey League Cross Country Finishes

Congratulations Bay League ladies to an incredibly strong showing at yesterday’s official opening of the cross country season!Mira Costa girls stun rival Redondo in Bay League cross country meet – The Daily Breeze Also, congratulations to the girls at St. Joseph’s and Bishop Montgomery for their strong finishes in hot and smoggy Irwindale!   Powerful […]

Jog.FM, your new running buddy that keeps on you pace!

Runners, have you heard of Jog.FM?  I just giddily discovered this great running tool from the most recent issue of “Real Simple” magazine.  If you like running with music and need some new tunes to keep you on pace, check out  What makes this site so spectacular you ask?!  Just input your running pace […]

Moving Planet South Bay – This Saturday in Manhattan Beach

Ride your bike, rollerblade, skateboard, run or walk on over and join Village Runner at Moving Planet South Bay on Saturday, September 24 to show your support for the Bicycle Master Plan and Vitality City Livability Plan at our FREE, fun, family-friendly, interactive celebration on 13th Street at Morningside Drive in Manhattan Beach from 10 […]

Cross Country Racing Flats are In!

If you haven’t already picked up a pair for the season, visit our stores and check out our new selection of cross country racing flats!  Breeze by your competition with a fresh pair of super lightweight kicks, available by Nike, Brooks, and Saucony!  Student runners get 10% off racing flats, a free Village Runner t-shirt […]

Manhattan Beach 10k – Sign Ups Available in MB Store!

Don’t forget to register for the 34th Annual Manhattan Beach Hometown 10k run!  34th Annual Manhattan Beach 10k October 1, 2011 7:30am Join thousands of South Bay runners next month for the 34th annual run through the beautiful tree-lined streets of Manhattan Beach!  You can register in person at the Manhattan Beach Village Runner […]

Welcome Runners!

Welcome to the “Start” of our new blog, introducing South Bay runners to local running news, merchandise, running activities as well as fun and popular places to run!  Please continue to check back as we will be continually updating this blog going forward!  If you have any fun, local places you love to run and […]