August 9th, 2023 Newsletter

Fleet Feet Chico Newsletter
August 9th, 2023

Fall Marathon Training 
Train for CIM this December
Start Date: August 12th, 2023

Fall Marathon Training - CIM

A California International Marathon training experience like no other!

The Official CIM Training Program has everything you need to run your first or your fastest marathon: experienced coaches, ability-based training plans, marathon specific seminars, discounted tune-up races, race-day VIP access, and so much more!

All participants will receive a 16-week training schedule designed to prepare you to race the California International Marathon, or other marathon of your choice. This group will meet up twice per week—a weekday speed/hill workout, and a weekend long run. You will be working with knowledgeable Fleet Feet coaches every step of the way.  

For more information or to register, hit the button below or email

Fall Trail Marathon & 10k Training
August 23rd, 2023
Trail Half and 10k Training
Trail running! Some of the most magical time spent running will be out exploring the great trails of our local parks. You will get dirty, you may get wet, and your will be guaranteed some great views!

This 9-week program will target new local trail race (more info to come) Other options are Diablo summit stomp and Bizz Johnson.

Program Kickoff and Fun Run:  Wednesday August 23rd, 2023, at 6:15pm at Hooker Oak Park.  Meet your coach, get information about the program, and get ready to head out on your first training run. Bring a friend! 

For more information or to register, click the link below

More Info / Register
Fleet Feet Chico Summer Trail Camp 
Best weekend of the summer!

Little Grass Valley Reservoir 
August 18th-20th

Trail camp has been moved to August 18th-20th. Camping and Trail running, can't get much better than that!
Join us for our 5th annual Summer Trail Camp! 

Join Fleet Feet Sports Chico for three days of wild trail running fun at Little Grass Valley ReservoirFriday, Saturday and Sunday (August 18th-20th) Three days, two nights, four runs and a whole lot of fun!

Get ready for a fun weekend including: 

  • Daily trail runs on the beautiful reservoir and the surrounding trails. Distance options for all levels!
  • Clinics and demo from Brooks
  • Recovery zone with yoga, massage tools, and relaxation  
  • Cornhole, bonfire, s'mores, and more!
  • Delicious homemade meals, adult refreshments, and snacks will be provided. (Please email for dietary restrictions)
  • Let's not forget an amazing swag bag with one-of-a-kind goodies inside and a beautiful lake view!
  • All the memories! You will not want to miss!

All you need is your tent, sleeping bag, clothes and running shoes and be ready for a great weekend! (Maybe a toothbrush and a few other items too)

Space is limited to the first 20 runners so don't wait to sign up! Registration will close August 11th or when Full.
(Last day to cancel 8.11.23)

Email or register using the links below to reserve your spot today!

More Info / Reserve Your Spot!
Free Monthly Cafe Runs
with Bidwell Perk

Cafe Runs with Fleet Feet Chico
Every 2nd Sunday at Bidwell Perk

Join Fleet Feet Chico for a new monthly fun run with Bidwell Perk! 

Sundays are a great day for a recovery run, and what is a nice recovery run without a warm cup of coffee at the end!?!

Starting August 13th Fleet Feet Chico with be partnering with Bidwell Perk to offer a Free Fun Run on the second Sunday of EVERY MONTH! 

Come to Bidwell Perk at 8:00am to meet up with the morning run crew, head out on a beautiful morning run and finish at Bidwell Perk for a complimentary cup of fresh brewed coffee! (First Cup complementary)

Mark your calendar for the remaining dates for 2023:

August 13th
September 10th
October 8th
November 12th
December 10th

For more information about this or any other event please contact


Pub Run Series 
August - October 

Pub Runs with Fleet Feet Chico

Join Fleet Feet Chico for our pub run series.

Fleet Feet will be partnering with some of our best brands for some fun run that will include shoe demos, raffles and BEER!

Oh, and maybe some running...

Mark your calendar for the following dates:

August 31st with Hoka
September 14th with Brooks Running
September 28th with Altra
October 12th with (TBA)
October 26th with On Running, with a Halloween Costume Contest!

Attend all 5 of the Pub Runs and be entered in a drawing for a FREE race entry to the 49th Annual Almond Bowl on November 5th, 2023 or the Bidwell Classic in 2024!


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