The Last Run of 2017...
Dec
31
to Jan 1

The Last Run of 2017...

And the First of 2018!

Come join all of your GRO friends for the LAST run of 2017. We will head out about 11:15pm for a few mile run, then meet up again and toast to 2018! Is that it? Not at all, we'll then head out for the FIRST run of 2018! The cost is $5 that covers drinks at Old Towne. This is by RSVP only, so please indicate your plans by filling out the form below

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Good Form Running
Oct
22
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants. Please fill in the form below if you plan on attending

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End of Season Celebration
Oct
19
6:00 PM18:00

End of Season Celebration

So you've done some races this year and we are super excited! Come for a run (at 6pm), or not (then come at 7pm). Stay for the celebration with friends. Bring a photo from one of your races this year OR send one to us, as we'll be putting together a collage for the store. We will have some drinks and refreshments as well as Nell, from Blue Diamond Displays, engraving medals for $10.  We'll see you then!

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Right Start GROup
Aug
26
9:00 AM09:00

Right Start GROup

Are you looking to get into or back into running? Stuck with trying to make a go of it on your own? No worries, as the Right Start GROup is here for you! Over 10 weeks, the FREE GROup works up to running 30 minutes straight; getting ready for a 5k. With other great people, clinics and coaching, the Right Start GROup will get you ready and on your way! Bring a friend and get ready for some fun.

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 Good Form Running
Aug
20
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants. Please fill in the form below if you plan on attending

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Good Form Running
Jul
23
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants. Please fill in the form below if you plan on attending

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Saucony Endless Summer Run
Jul
21
6:00 PM18:00

Saucony Endless Summer Run

Wish summer would never end? With Saucony's Endless Summer collection it won't. Celebrate an endless summer with GRO and Saucony as you head out on a Scavenger Hunt Run.  Try on some shoes, snap some photos and have a blast as we end up at Old Town for some refreshments after the fun!  

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Good Form Running
May
28
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants. Please email eric@genevarunningoutfitters.com if you are interested in attending.

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Hops for Hope 5k
May
20
12:00 PM12:00

Hops for Hope 5k

Hops for Hope 5K is a twist on the traditional 5K! The event is timed and the course is certified, whether you are a runner or walker this event is for you. You can take a casual stroll with your friends and sip on beer samples throughout the course or you can run to get your best time and skip the beer stops (discounted price) or grab and go.

The 5K will start at the beautiful Mount Saint Mary Park in St. Charles and head towards Geneva on the scenic path and end back at Mount Saint Mary Park for the Award Ceremony!

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Get Lucky With GRO run
Mar
23
6:30 PM18:30

Get Lucky With GRO run

Come join us for a great run where you can "Get Lucky". Demo the brand new Saucony Kinvara and Freedom as you head out decked out in festive gear! Oh, and we'll have "Get Lucky" shirts for sale leading up to the event that will allow you to "get lucky" for a brand new pair of Saucony Shoes! We'll see you there!

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Good Form Running
Mar
12
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants. Please email eric@genevarunningoutfitters.com if you are interested in attending.

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Right Start GROup
Feb
11
9:00 AM09:00

Right Start GROup

Are you looking to get into or back into running? Stuck with trying to make a go of it on your own? No worries, as the Right Start GROup is here for you! Over 10 weeks, the GROup works up to running 30 minutes straight; getting ready for a 5k. With other great people, clinics and coaching, the Right Start GROup will get you ready and on your way! Bring a friend and get ready for some fun.

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Razor Ice Run....on ice!
Jan
21
8:00 AM08:00

Razor Ice Run....on ice!

Come join us on January 21st, at 8am, for our Saucony Razor Ice demo run.  The Razor Ice has the patented Arctic Grip that keeps you from slipping on ice on your whole run, as well as a weather gaiter to keep you warm.  Try a pair our on the run, as we head towards ice and will have some relays on the ice!  Afterwards, hot drinks will be served to warm you back up!  Lots of fun will be had by all.

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Good Form Running
Jan
15
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants. Please indicate your interest by clicking the "going" button on the event page. See you then!

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"How Cold is it?" Gore-Tex demo run
Jan
8
8:00 AM08:00

"How Cold is it?" Gore-Tex demo run

Come join us for our "How cold is it?" Gore-Tex run!  On Jan 8th (8am), we will head out from GRO to hit up some chilly trails for some off-road action (or some more tame trails) to test out the latest from the offering of Gore-Tex shoes.  After the run, we'll have some treats and hot chocolate to warm yourself with!  This also may be the ONLY run you will wish it's super cold for, too!  Why?  For every degree under freezing (Fahrenheit), you get 1% off for a discount on winter goodies that morning..  (footwear, apparel and accessories)  We'll see you there!

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5th Annual GRO Elf Run
Dec
24
8:00 AM08:00

5th Annual GRO Elf Run

Head out for a run on Christmas Eve Morning to find Santa's elves and get a pre-Christmas gift. Word is Santa's elves will be making their way in and around downtown Geneva for about an hour, but nobody knows where they will be starting! Maybe you'll even catch a glimpse of Rudolph, too! Remember, this is a run to have fun, meet up with friends and see some elves. There are no fees, bibs, or anything of that nature. Just get out for a run and have the elves find you!

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Good Form Running
Nov
20
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants.

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GRO Run and Brew with FreshGround Roasting
Nov
19
8:00 AM08:00

GRO Run and Brew with FreshGround Roasting

Have you always wondered how to use that french press sitting in your cabinet? Do you love to brew coffee at home but you’ve been confused by all the gadgetry out there? Every wonder where coffee comes from, how it's farmed and processed? Our coffee brewing class is the answer for you.

If that sounds like a blast, PLUS a great run with friends beforehand, the join us on Saturday, November 19th for this FREE event!

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Not quite Halloween Scavenger Hunt Run
Oct
27
6:00 PM18:00

Not quite Halloween Scavenger Hunt Run

It's not your ordinary GROup run this week! Come join us for our Halloween (well, a few days before) Scavenger Hunt Run. Show up in your best (and appropriate) costume and hunt for clues all over Geneva. We will have prizes for costume and team categories. We will have special treats from our friends at FreshGround Roasting for when you finish! You can form a team before you show up, but please let us know in the comments section if you do. No worries if you don't have a team, we can get you on one. This is an all-ages event, but we recommend that participants can run 3-4 miles.

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Fall Fashion Show
Oct
20
7:30 PM19:30

Fall Fashion Show

It's our 3rd annual Fall Fashion Show!!!  Come join us as we show off the best running apparel for the Fall/Winter.  The festivities begin at 7:30pm, at Old Towne Pub Geneva, with appetizers and drinks, with the Fashion Show following closely after.  Then head back to GRO for some great shopping and use that $10 Fashion Show gift card.  Fun will be had by all!  Cost is $20.  Price included food, one drink ticket, swag bag, $10 Fashion Show gift card and the chance for MANY raffle prizes.  Space is limited to the first 40 paid registrants.  We will see you then!!

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Healthy Kids Running Series
Sep
25
3:00 PM15:00

Healthy Kids Running Series

The Healthy Kids Running Series is a five week running program in the spring and fall for kids from Pre-K to 8th grade. Each Race Series takes place once a week and offers age appropriate running events including the 50 yard dash, the 1/4 mile, the 1/2 mile and the one mile run. Kids compete each week of the Series for a chance to earn points and at the end of the Series the top boy and girl with the most points in their respective age division receive a trophy.

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Right Start GROup
Aug
27
9:00 AM09:00

Right Start GROup

Looking to run a 5k, but you never have? Have you run before, but want to get back into it? Come join us for our Right Start GROup, as we journey to finishing a 5k! With weekly runs, support and coaching, you will be well on your way to running longer; all while having fun! This 10 week session, begins on August 27th at 9am, and continues each week. We'll see you there!

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Good Form Running
Aug
21
9:00 AM09:00

Good Form Running

Are you looking to run faster and easier? Come join us as we have an interactive clinic looking at how we can help you run faster and easier! We will go over 4 common ideas about "how" to run; along with video analysis. This clinic is FREE, but limited to the first 10 participants.

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FVM Course Preview #5
Aug
14
6:30 AM06:30

FVM Course Preview #5

Come join us for the Fox Valley Marathon Course Preview #5 on Sunday August 14th.  This is completely free and will give you a chance to check out 18 miles (marathon runners) or 10 miles (half marathon runners) of the Fox Valley Marathon course.  We meet behind Geneva Running Outifitters and the run is open to anyone.

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GRO Summer Camp
Jul
24
9:00 AM09:00

GRO Summer Camp

Who says our kids get to have all of the Summer Camp fun?  Join us for our Summer Camp Day, on July 24th at 9am.  We will start with a trail run from GRO, end the run at Early Light Cafe for a drink, head out for some paddling from Mill Race Cyclery, and then up to Penrose Brewery for a private tour and beer/snacks.  Sound like fun?  Click the link below to secure your spot.  The cost for paddling is $20 and the tour is $10.  You will pay Mill Race Cylcery for paddling and Penrose for the tour.  Questions?  contact eric@genevarunningoutfitters.com

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