Reflections on Juneteenth 2021 with Jiquanda Nelson
We met Jiquanda Nelson because she came into our Tacoma shop. That's when we learned she also led the local Black Girls Run! Seattle/Tacoma chapter. Over the past year, we've gotten to know her and see her as a resource for understanding the BIPOC experiene, specifically when it comes to run…Read More ›
Learning from Grace: be good to yourself, then be good to others
Be good to yourself, then be good to others Grace in her scrubs during a shift at Tacoma General. Grace Mbuthia, originally from Kenya, submitted her story of how she is caring for her community during COVID-19 as a part of our “Time to Fly” campaign with HOKA ONE ONE in August…Read More ›
We asked an expert about bra fit. And she gave us her full support.
We asked an expert about bra fit. And she gave us her full support. Christa Huot has worked at Brooks Running for 6+ years, beginning her career as the Moving Comfort hype girl on the east coast servicing sports bra needs for people in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. She…Read More ›
Join us on June 3rd for Global Running Day
On June 3 we may run alone, but we are still in this together. This year’s Global Running Day celebration will look a little different. Races have been cancelled, plans derailed, and we are all adjusting to new normals. With that in mind we are moving The Big Run that we have known an…Read More ›
Highly specialized styles we love!
If we can’t have you in our shops right now, we’re going to bring the footwear wall to you. Read up on some of our current and favorite styles, shop online with us, or book an appointment to get fit, virtually! Brooks Transcend 7 The Brooks Transcend 7 is …Read More ›
Social Distancing out on the Run
We recognize that the messaging “stay at home” might be taken literally. So, can you still go outside for a run or a walk? The short answer is yes. However, here are some tips we hope you find helpful as you head out the door (as well as some rudimentary artwork from our …Read More ›
#FacesofFleetFeet: Tom Griffen
Everyone has a story to tell. #facesoffleetfeet tells some of our favorite staff and customer stories. We hope that you find inspiration, hope, and humor within them. Tom Griffen is our Director of Training and Leadership Development, and a long-time ultra runner. He is an educator b…Read More ›
Jennifer Foster's First 5K
*Jennifer crossing the finish line of the Scary Run 5K with her coach, Rachel - after running the whole thing! Jennifer Foster runs with our Fleet Feet PNW community out of the Portland and Lake Oswego stores. We love her because she brims with good, self-deprecating humor, tells gre…Read More ›
Big heart, fast feet
An interview with Caroline Austin *Caroline Austin at the Club Cross Country Regional in Portland (2019) _________________________________ Interview hosted by Rachel Ebbers Caroline Austin works at our NW Portland store. In our Q&A with her, we talk about how growing up on a f…Read More ›
Join us for our fall No Boundaries 5K Training Program!
We're excited to be kicking off our fall 5K training program very soon!No Boundaries is all about learning how "Running Changes Everything" through training on proper form, essential running tips, and group support to stay accountable to your goals.Join us for an info night on Tuesday…Read More ›