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 >>


MilestonePod Fun Run @ =PR= Reston
Sep 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
MilestonePod Fun Run @ =PR= Reston | Reston | Virginia | United States

Join us at =PR= Reston on Thursday, September 1st for our weekly fun run with MilestonePod!  If you’ve never tried one out, now’s your chance to check out this awesome gadget.  The MilestonePod is the easiest way to track the mileage on your running shoes. No buttons to push, no batteries to re-charge. Wirelessly syncs to your smartphone to view mileage, pace, cadence, run history and emergency information.  Don’t miss the fun – we hope to see you there!

Great American 5k Packet Pickup
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Great American 5k Packet Pickup

Come by PR Fairfax on Sunday, September 4 from 12-3 PM to pick up your race packet for this year’s Great American 5k.

For complete race details, click HERE.

=PR= DC All-Comer’s Fun Run Powered by Saucony @ =PR= DC
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
=PR= DC All-Comer’s Fun Run Powered by Saucony @ =PR= DC | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

Join us on Wednesday, September 7 at 6:30 PM for our all-comer’s fun run with Saucony!  Our Saucony rep will be on hand to talk about all the latest in the Saucony shoe line, including the new Saucony Ride and Guide Demo.  Feel free to test a pair out while on your run! Stick around after the run for prizes and snacks! The run will begin at 6:30 PM. Whether you’re a novice runner or someone with a little more experience, join us…. all levels are welcome! The run is typically about 3 miles, maybe more if our group is feeling extra motivated. Runners can go at their own pace while running with others of similar ability. New runners may only want to run a mile or two. Experienced athletes might want go further. Call us with any questions (202) 244-3544.

Hump Day Dash Powered by Ragnar Relay
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hump Day Dash Powered by Ragnar Relay

Get Ragnar Ready Fun Run with Ragnar Relay Come by =PR= Burke on Wednesday September 7th at 7:00 PM for a fun run with Ragnar Relay! We will have some of our local Ragnar ambassadors joining us to go over necessary tips to make the most out of your Ragnar Relay experience! They will have personal experience to share on how to make it through the 200-ish mile relay race.

The Burke Hump Day Dash is a weekly social run lead by =PR= staff members, every Wednesday evening at 7pm. The free program is a great way to meet new people and add some structure to your training schedule. Whether you’re a beginner or a competitive runner, please join us for a fun, low-key run that’s safe and social.

The run is typically no more than 50 minutes — from the store on the trails and paths of Burke. 50 minutes is not a magic number, but by going out and back, everyone can start and finish together and run at their own pace with others of similar ability. New runners may only want to run a mile or two. Experienced athletes might do a tempo run.

Stick around afterward to have a beer with other runners!

Questions? Call us at the store at (703) 978-0500 in Burke.


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