Weekly Newsletter: LA Kings 5K online reg closes Wednesday | $10 Off Village Runner Coupon Inside

Online registration closes Wednesday!

LA Kings 5K Run/Walk

Join the LA Kings and Daryl Evans on September 17th at the Annual LA Kings 5K Run / Walk in Redondo Beach benefiting the Hydrocephalus Association. Register before midnight on September 14th for just $45! Visit lakings.com/5k to sign-up today!

If you miss online registration, you can still register the morning of the race at the race expo in the Riviera Village for $50.

MB 10K fees go up in a week!

39th Annual Manhattan Beach 10K

Registration fees for the MB 10K go up after next Monday!  Be sure to register at the Village Runner in Manhattan Beach or online by Monday, September 19th at 11:59pm to save! The 39th annual Manhattan Beach 10K is on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 7:30am.

Early Registration For The MB10K

Pricing now – September 19th:
  • $30 Youth (under 15 years old)
  • $35 Adults

In-Store Registration Now Open

Registration in-store at Village Runner in Manhattan Beach is open! Online registration at mb10k.com will close on September 26th.
  • Village Runner business hours are:
    Monday-Saturday 10am-7pm and Sunday 11am-6pm
  • There is no race morning registration!
Brooks Ariel 16
Brooks Beast 16
Women’s
Asics Kayano 23
Men’s
Asics Kayano 23
Women’s
Nike LunarGlide 8
Men’s
Nike LunarGlide 8
Women’s Saucony Hurricane ISO 2
Men’s
Saucony Hurricane ISO 2

Colors may vary.

More South Bay Races

If you’re looking for more fun races in the South Bay, visit our latest schedule of upcoming South Bay Races.
Image Credits: LA Kings 5K, Manhattan Beach 10K
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$10 OFF YOUR NEXT PURCHASE

Need some gear for the LA Kings 5K or Manhattan Beach 10K?  We’re here to help!  Save $10 off any purchase of $100 or more at the Village Runner in Redondo Beach or Manhattan Beach. Coupon must be printed and surrendered at checkout.  Not valid on past purchases, towards the purchase of gift certificates, and cannot be combined with other coupons.  Coupon does not apply to race entry fees.

Offer Expires 09/30/2016.

Weekly Newsletter: Price Increase Reminder: Register before Thursday for the LA Kings 5K

Price increase goes into effect Thursday.
LA Kings 5K Run/Walk

Have you registered yet for the LA Kings 5K in Redondo Beach?  Make sure to sign up by Wednesday, August 31st before the price increase!

Join the LA Kings and Daryl Evans on September 17th at the Annual LA Kings 5K Run / Walk in Redondo Beach benefiting the Hydrocephalus Association. Register before September 1st for just $40! Visit lakings.com/5k to sign-up today!

39th Annual Manhattan Beach 10K

Join us for the 39th annual Manhattan Beach 10K on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 7:30am as we wind through the beautiful streets of Manhattan Beach with a majestic finish at the Manhattan Beach Pier!

Early Registration For The MB10K

Pricing now – September 19th:
  • Register online at mb10k.com
  • $30 Youth (under 15 years old)
  • $35 Adults

Please Note: In-Store Registration Opens Thursday

Registration in-store at Village Runner, Manhattan Beach opens Thursday, September 1st and closes Friday, September 30th . Online registration at mb10k.com will close on September 26th.
  • Village Runner business hours are:
    Monday-Saturday 10am-7pm and Sunday 11am-6pm
  • There is no race morning registration!
OOFOS Recovery Sandals Now in Stock!

After a lot of demand, Village Runner now carries OOFOS recovery sandals! Here’s a quick rundown on why they’re so popular:

  • Absorb 37% more impact than EVA
  • Footbed design offers unparalleled cushioning and support
  • Allow feet to move naturally as if walking on sand or grass
  • Closed cell technology will not absorb water or bacteria
  • Lightweight, travel well, float, and are machine washable.

BOTTOM LINE: If you wear sandals, experience foot pain, or have sore, tired feet or legs, you need to try OOFOS!

Brooks Ariel 14

Was $149.95
Now $119.95
Brooks Beast 14

Was $149.95

Now $119.95

Women’s New Balance 860v6

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Men’s New Balance 860v6

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Women’s Nike Zoom Structure 19

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Men’s Nike Zoom Structure 19

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Women’s Mizuno
Wave Rider 19

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Men’s Mizuno
Wave Rider 19

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Women’s Mizuno
Wave Inspire 12

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Men’s Mizuno
Wave Inspire 12

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Women’s Saucony Guide 9

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Men’s Saucony Guide 9

Was $119.95

Now $95.95

Colors may vary.  While supplies last!

More South Bay Races

If you’re looking for more fun races in the South Bay, visit our latest schedule of upcoming South Bay Races.
Image Credits: LA Kings 5K, Manhattan Beach 10K, Oofos

Asics Fun Run Highlights

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Tuesday night fun run yesterday with our lovely rep, Sara, from Asics!  Join us every Tuesday night at our store in the Riviera Village for a free group run along the Esplanade in Redondo Beach.  All paces welcome!

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Weekly Fun Run Details

The running group leaves at 6:15pm with a variety of paces and distances! Free parking in the Riviera Village after 6pm!  Running course (feel free to go shorter or longer if you’d like): https://connect.garmin.com/activity/194070591

Save the Date:  Saucony Demo Run July 19th

Want to join us for another demo run to test out the latest running shoes?  Save the date for July 19th for a fun run with Saucony!  RSVP and more details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1820056571549268/

Saucony Fun Run

Local Races and Fun Runs – June and July

I’m not sure how we are suddenly approaching Summer break and the month of June, but here we are.  Join us for some local races and free fun runs!  Here’s a lineup of local races and fun runs over the next couple of months for our South Bay runners and walkers!

Local Races

June

June 4th:
Grand View Gator 5K – Manhattan Beach
Details

June 25th:
4th Annual Sean Brock 5K/10K Run
Register Here
Packet Pickup: Village Runner Manhattan Beach, June 24th 5-7pm

June 25th:
Manhattan Beach 5K
Register Here
Packet Pickup: Village Runner Manhattan Beach, June 24th 10am-5pm

July

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23rd Annual Village Runner 4th of July 5K and Firecracker Dash – Redondo Beach
Register Here
Packet Pickup: Village Runer Redondo Beach, July 3rd noon-7pm

Store Fun Runs

Our stores in Redondo and Manhattan Beach have free, weekly fun runs every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday.  During some of these fun runs, our vendors come out and let our group of runners and walkers test out shoes for free!  It’s a great way to try before you buy, and better yet, a great way to meet lots of other runners and walkers in the South Bay!  We hope you can join us soon!

June 7th – Redondo Beach Fun Run with Saucony

  • Come on down to the Village Runner in Redondo Beach on Tuesday, June 7th for a fun run with Saucony! Our Saucony reps will have a demo fleet of the newest Kinvara 7 and Ride 9 running shoes for people to test out:)

June 28th – Redondo Beach Fun Run with Asics

  • Check out the new Asics Cumulus with our free running group!

 

 

This is a great way to try before you buy and a great way to meet some new runners in the South Bay. There is a large variety of paces running between 3-7 miles every week.

The runners leave by 6:15pm so be sure to arrive any time after 5:30pm to get fitted with the right size! Metered parking in the Riviera Village is free after 6pm.

 

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South Bay: Upcoming Fun Runs

We have a bunch of great fun runs planned this month at the Village Runner in Redondo Beach in addition to our weekly fun runs!  Plus, with the Olympic Marathon Trials and the Los Angeles Marathon around the corner, it’s going to be a great month to get motivated to get up and move!  🙂  For a printable file, click here.

Fun Run calendar

Village Runner Fun Runs and Demo Nights!

villagerunnerrunninggroup2 Store Fun Runs

Our stores in Redondo and Manhattan Beach have free, weekly fun runs every Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday.  During some of these fun runs, our vendors come out and let our group of runners and walkers test out shoes and other products for free!  It’s a great way to try before you buy, and better yet, a great way to meet lots of other runners and walkers in the South Bay!  We hope you can join us soon!

May 19th: Zensah Demo Run – Village Runner Redondo Beach
Ever been curious about compression sleeves? Join us Tuesday at 6:15pm for a Zensah demo run! RSVP Here!   Zensah_main042412

 

 

 

May 24th: Mizuno Fun Run – Village Runner Redondo Beach
Join us on Sunday morning, May 24th at 8:15am for a Mizuno fun run and test out the latest Mizuno Wave Rider, Wave Inspire, and Sayonara! RSVP HereMizuno Fun Run

 

 

 

May 26th: Saucony Fun Run – Village Runner Redondo Beach
Join us on Tuesday at 6:15pm to test out the brand new Saucony Kinvara 6 and Triumph ISO series!  RSVP here!SAUC_S15_M_KINVARA6_SOCIAL_800x800

 

 

 

June 2nd: Asics Fun Run – Village Runner Redondo Beach
Join us on Tuesday at 6:15pm to test out the brand new Asics Nimbus 17’s!  More details to come!

Upcoming Fun Runs in the South Bay

We have an exciting lineup of fun runs over the next few weeks for our South Bay runners and walkers!

Tuesday, October 21st: Garmin Fun Run & Info Night – 6:15pm in Redondo Beach

Tuesday, October 28th: Mizuno Halloween Fright Night Fun Run – 6:15pm in Redondo Beach

Tuesday, November 4th: Saucony Fun Run and Launch Party – 6:15pm in Redondo Beach

For more details, to RSVP, and to invite friends, please click on the links above.

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Fun Runs and South Bay Event Calendar

Mark your calendars runners! Please take a look at the updated list of sponsored fun runs at the Village Runner as well as a list of local South Bay races. We have a few discount codes listed below but be sure to register soon since some of the discounts expire shortly!

 

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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: http://villagerunnerracing.blogspot.com/p/local-running-routes.html

Saucony Fun Run Series – Manhattan Beach

Our Manhattan Beach Running Group (and Ray hiding behind the window)
Thank you to everyone who showed up for our Saucony Fun Run Series and to our Saucony tech rep Chandra for sampling her gear and joining in on the festivities!  Thank you to all the new runners who showed up last week and to the familiar faces we have not seen in awhile including My Fit Foods rep Beth for joining in on the run!  Great having you all back and we hope you can join us again soon!

If you enjoyed the running shoes, we just got a large shipment of Saucony running shoes in last week so be sure to give us a call and make sure we have your size in your favorite shoe!

Redondo Beach: 310-375-2626
Manhattan Beach: 310-546-1888

Shout out to David Cardona and Tyler for working the night away and taking photos for me 😀

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