WELCOME TO =PR= RUNNING

Potomac River Running is a family-owned, local business with eight area DC-area stores to serve you. Though our name says “running” you don’t have to love, or even like running to come see us! We offer a personalized fitting experience to help you select the right shoe for you — whether to stand at work, head to the gym, or run your first (or 101st) race. You’ll find apparel choices that work for your activity of choice too! So whether you walk the dog, run after the kids, workout for fitness or for brownies, or race every weekend, let us help make that experience better! more >>

THIS WEEK AT =PR=

Jul
21
Fri
Downtown DC Morning Run Club @ Chinatown Park
Jul 21 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Kick off your weekend with the DowntownDC Morning Run Club hosted by Potomac River Running Store’s F Street DC location every Friday @7AM. The 3.1-mile run begins and ends from the Chinatown Park located at 5th and Massachusetts. The run is part of the Discover Downtown Parks Series sponsored by the DowntownDC Business Improvement District, Mount Vernon Community Improvement District, and the Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs.

The Morning Run Club will be an all-comers event with fun runner’s taking part for enjoyment rather than competition.   Do not let the relaxed pace fool you. The social experience will be high-energy and packed full of tempo filled tunes to keep you moving.

Upload photo’s of the run to Social Media using #RunDC or #PRinDC for a chance to win a weekly $10 gift card giveaway to Potomac River Running.

Post-run, everyone is encouraged to enjoy your favorite brew over some friendly conversation at La Colombe Chinatown.

If you plan on joining us, please RSVP here!

We #RunDC every Friday!

*Note: No bag or gear drop is available for this event.

Jul
22
Sat
Birthday Bash 5k Packet Pickup @ =PR= Fairfax
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Birthday Bash 5k Packet Pickup @ =PR= Fairfax

Come by PR Fairfax on Saturday, July 22 from 11-3 PM to pick up your race packet for the Birthday Bash 5k.  For all race details, click HERE.

Fall Church Wellness Center’s Annual BBQ Bash
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come join =PR= as we join in on Fall Church Wellness Center’s Annual BBQ Bash. We’ll be collecting used shoes for Project Sole which in turns uses the shoes for humanitarian efforts. Simply donate a pair of used shoes to be entered into a raffle for a store coupon!

Jul
25
Tue
MedStar Sports Medicine FREE MCM Education & Training Program @ Sports Center at Lafayette Centre Building 1
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
MedStar Sports Medicine FREE MCM Education & Training Program @ Sports Center at Lafayette Centre Building 1 | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

Join our friends at MedStar Sports Medicine for a fun run with Michael Wardian followed by a clinic on Exercises and Cross Training for the Marine Corps Marathon. The 30-minute fun run, led by Washington’s own world-class marathoner Michael Wardian, beins at 6:00 p.m. Following the run, join us for an interactive education program beginning at 6:40 p.m. (Attendees need not participate in the run to enjoy the education session). Angela Anderson, deputy race director for MCM, will be available to answer questions about the marathon and 10K!  We hope to see you there!

For additional details, click HERE!

Modern Market + =PR= D.C. Fun Run @ Modern Market
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Starting July 25, join Modern Market and =PR= DC the last Tuesday of each month for a fun run around D.C.!
Participants meet at Modern Market downtown at 6 p.m. =PR= DC will lead the run, which will conclude at Modern Market. Stay after to enjoy a special offer* and mingle with fellow runners.

*50% OFF any entree with the purchase of beer or wine for run participants. Just mention at the register you’re with the run.

RSVP HERE if you plan on attending!

Jul
28
Fri
Downtown DC Morning Run Club @ Chinatown Park
Jul 28 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Kick off your weekend with the DowntownDC Morning Run Club hosted by Potomac River Running Store’s F Street DC location every Friday @7AM. The 3.1-mile run begins and ends from the Chinatown Park located at 5th and Massachusetts. The run is part of the Discover Downtown Parks Series sponsored by the DowntownDC Business Improvement District, Mount Vernon Community Improvement District, and the Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs.

The Morning Run Club will be an all-comers event with fun runner’s taking part for enjoyment rather than competition.   Do not let the relaxed pace fool you. The social experience will be high-energy and packed full of tempo filled tunes to keep you moving.

Upload photo’s of the run to Social Media using #RunDC or #PRinDC for a chance to win a weekly $10 gift card giveaway to Potomac River Running.

Post-run, everyone is encouraged to enjoy your favorite brew over some friendly conversation at La Colombe Chinatown.

If you plan on joining us, please RSVP here!

We #RunDC every Friday!

*Note: No bag or gear drop is available for this event.

Jul
29
Sat
The Mighty Mile Packet Pickup @ =PR= Fairfax
Jul 29 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Mighty Mile Packet Pickup @ =PR= Fairfax | Fairfax | Virginia | United States

Come by PR Fairfax on Saturday, July 29th from 11-3 PM to pick up your race packet for this year’s Mighty Mile!  For complete race details, click HERE.

Jul
31
Mon
=PR= Leesburg Fun Run Powered by Brooks @ =PR= Leesburg
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
=PR= Leesburg Fun Run Powered by Brooks @ =PR= Leesburg

Come by PR Leesburg on Monday July 31 at 6:30 PM for our weekly all-comer’s fun run with Brooks!  Our Brooks rep will be out with the latest in the Brooks line, including the new Glycerin. You can even feel free to test a pair out while on your run! And to top it off, there will be a raffle for a free Glycerin shoe! All levels are welcome to join!  We hope to see you there!

=PR= Fairfax Fun Run and Happy Hour @ =PR=Farifax
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Come by =PR= Fairfax at 6:30 PM for our weekly Monday fun runs! On Monday, July 31st, we will be having Nike joining us for the run. Runners and walkers will have the opportunity to test out the most popular shoes from Nike! Arrive early to reserve your size for the run! We encourage runners of all levels to join us for this 3-5 mile run around Fairfax Corner!

After the run, head over to Crafthouse across the street for extended Happy Hour deals for the runners!

Monday Runday with Nike @ =PR= Fairfax
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Monday Runday with Nike @ =PR= Fairfax | Fairfax | Virginia | United States

Come by =PR= Fairfax at 6:30 PM for our weekly Monday fun runs! On Monday, July 31st, we will be having Nike joining us for the run. Runners and walkers will have the opportunity to test out the most popular shoes from Nike!
Arrive early to reserve your size for the run!  We encourage runners of all levels to join us for this 3-5 mile run around Fairfax Corner!

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