This past Saturday, we hosted what has quickly become one of our absolute favorite events of the year: the Last Long Run, sponsored by New Balance. WHAT IS THE LAST LONG RUN? Basically the last hurrah before the Boston Marathon. You get your final long run in (about 20-22 miles depending on the runner) before… Read More EVENTS & EXPERIENCES: The Last Long Run
We get to work some pretty cool events. The annual RACE-MANIA Expo is one of them. RACE-MANIA is a great kickoff to the spring racing season, where runners and triathletes can come and get inspired by speakers and coaches and gear up with an awesome vendor expo. This year’s event promises to be the best… Read More EVENTS & EXPERIENCES: RACE-MANIA Summit & Expo
Last weekend reminded us that winter still has us in its grip, and we got to thinking about Winter Warrior. For 31 days in January, thousands of people in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Connecticut participated in the Marathon Sports Winter Warrior Challenge, which involved getting OUTSIDE for at least one mile of running or walking… Read More REFLECTIONS ON A MONTH OUTDOORS
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard this sentence or some variation of it (“I’m not a marathoner,” “I do like 3 miles, I’m not a runner,” “I’m not fast or anything,” the list goes on and on) while working the sales floor in one of our stores. And it makes me upset… Read More RUNNING REFLECTIONS: “I’m not a real runner or anything…”
July was a barnburner! We had it all – a great holiday, perfect beach weather, and more events than we could count! Don’t miss all the fun in August – stay in the loop with our event calendar – no FOMO necessary!
Ridiculously excited for this one. Saucony is bringing the heat this summer with their new Run Pops collection! These shoes are designed to bring you back to those summer days cooling off with a popsicle treat. Saucony has created Long Run Lemon, Outkick Orange, Toe the Lime, Personal Best Blue, and Race Day Red so you… Read More INSTA CONTEST: Show us your cool down!
by Dan Joyce, Marathon Sports Norwell staff member When Dave first walked into our store, there was a shared feeling of anticipation amongst the staff. As a group we had all been looking forward to the chance to work with the students from the North River Collaborative. But as introductions were made, it became apparent… Read More ‘Something Tangible’