You know what we love more than running? Seeing YOU get the most out of your running! For real!  Hardcore competitors, newbies, fun runners, 5K to ultra: no matter how far or fast, Run For Your Life can put you in the right shoes, gear and clothing for your pursuits. Sure, size matters.  But that's just one of the factors that determine the best running shoe for your needs.  We'll walk (or run!) you through the whole process at any of our four Charlotte, NC Run For Your Life stores!

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Running For Brews Celebrates October!

running_for_brewsIf you like running and you like beer, this crew is for YOU! Running for Brews is all about a good run, topped off with great conversation over local craft beers! Run For Your Life is happy to help sponsor them this year. 
October 14th: Running for Brews is having a dog themed run for Halloween!  Bring your dogs dressed up to the October 14th get-together for Running For Brews. We’ll meet at Brazwell’s on Montford Drive!
Until October 14th: Photo contest – everyone’s a winner! Post a photo of you and your running buddy on the Running For Brews Facebook page  from now until Oct. 14th, then come on out to our October 14th get-together and claim your prize!
October 28th: Donut Dash! Meet at Brazwells on Montford Dr. We will have our Nuun rep out that night.  But most importantly, we are raising money for RunningWorks so they have money for entries for the Novant Health Thunder Road Marathon!!  Meredith from RunningWorks will be there with her team.  We are going to have a lot of prizes!!
For more info on any of the above events, or to find out about more about Running for Brews, check ‘em out on Facebook!

AREVA Fun Run/Walk October 21


How about a little tune-up on the way to the Novant Health Thunder Road events? Here’s a chance to run around with us and the folks from AREVA, the Official Safety Sponsor for the 2014 Novant Health Thunder Road Marathon!TRM FunRun_10-21-14 flyer

Bratoberfest 5k Pub Run – A Free Lace Up Local Run!

Bratoberfest Flyer6:00 – 6:30 pm

- $5.00 minimum donation to Hemby’s Children’s Hospital gets you a 5k Pub Run and a bratwurst after the race.

- Demo Hoka Shoes during the run

- Demo Zensah Compression Sleeves during the run

6:30 pm – 5k Pub Run Starts

7:00 – 8:00 pm – Enjoy brats & beer from the Peculiar Rabbit Food Truck post race!




Running shoes. Yep, we do that. And a whole lot more!

Professional running shoe fitting, training groups and world class events… Pop on over to one of our four locations here in Charlotte and we’ll show you how much fun running can be!

2014 series’

thunder road marathon

Race Day: Saturday, November 15, 2014!
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