December 6, 2013 - Our 2014 training classes are now open and ready for sign ups! We have classes for beginners, marathoners, and runners looking for something in-between.
Classes start in January and run through the year.
New this year: We're offering a kids summer run camp (sign ups will be available in spring) and an international marathon option, training for the Midnight Sun Marathon in Norway on June 21. Woo hoo!
Check out the full list of opportunities here.
Please join us Tuesday, December 10, at 6 p.m. for our annual Jingle Jog.
We'll have a flat, fun 5K route mapped out for you, passing the best decorated homes in the neighborhood. Afterward, we'll have cookies, cocoa, and caroling at the store. Come hear the Katie Tupper Singers!
Plus: Santa hats and jingle bells for the first 50 runners!
This is a free, no-reservations-needed event. Come, bring the whole family, and please bring some lights. We want to celebrate the season with you!
If you're feeling antsy after the holiday -- or just overdid it at the Turkey Day table -- join us for a Trot Off the Turkey Trot on Friday, November 29, at 9 a.m. at the store.
We'll host a flat, easy 5K fun run, followed by coffee and bagels. Bring your family and friends - it's free and all are welcome.
And you'll get first crack at our Black Friday deals, with super specials on shoes and apparel for yourself and the runners on your gift list. Plus, if you spend $150 or more on Black Friday, you'll get a $25 gift card good at Fleet Feet Menlo Park in December or January.
Join us at 9 a.m. at Huddart Park in Woodside for a super fun and beautiful trail run this Sunday, Nov. 10. Not only will you get to run on lovely trails with a super group of people--Fleet Feet and Addaday will be hosting a post-run brunch and massage session.
Our quarterly Good Form Running Clinic, scheduled for Nov. 13, is now full. We limit the size of the free class in order to give participants careful, individual instruction.
To be placed on the wait list, email Lisa.
Our next Good Form Running Clinic, with Coach Jim, will be offered on Feb. 12. Sign ups will be available in December.
Space is now available for a Good Form Running clinic with Coach Jim on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Fleet Feet Menlo Park.
The hour-long class reviews principles of good running form using a curriculum developed by Olympian Grant Robison and New Balance. Participants are evaluated individually and taught drills and exercises to improve form.
The class starts at 6:30 p.m. It is free but limited to 20 participants. Reservations are required. You can sign up here.
We are thrilled to be presenting the fourth annual Ghost Run on Saturday, Oct. 26, at 10 a.m. in Nealon Park, not far from our store in downtown Menlo Park.
This 5K race, costume contest, and kids fun day event is our annual community event and fundraiser for Stand Up 8 Foundation, a local charitable foundation promoting fitness in our community.
We invite you to join us on this fun day!
You can register for the race here.
The limited edition Nike Women's Marathon LunarGlide+ 5 will be available for sale at Fleet Feet Menlo Park on Saturday, Oct. 12, starting at 10 a.m.
This is a gorgeous, high demand shoe! Same LunarGlide you love, in a special NWM color and with the Golden Gate Bridge logo on the tongue. Nice!
It's only available at a few specialty running stores in northern California. We have a limited supply; see below for the size run.
Fleet Feet Menlo Park will open for business at 10 a.m. on Saturday.
We'll give those waiting in line a number starting at 9:30 a.m. and we'll take customers in order, to be fit one on one. Each customer will be given the opportunity to purchase their selected size before we move to the next in line. We're limiting sales of this shoe to one pair per customer. We cannot take holds or phone orders until Sunday.
Nike Women's LunarGlide+ 5, $150
NWM limited edition sizes available at Fleet Feet Menlo Park
Shoe Size/quantity available
7... 4 pairs
7.5... 4 pairs
8... 5 pairs
8.5... 5 pairs
9... 4 pairs
9.5... 4 pairs
10... 3 pairs
10.5... 2 pairs
11... 2 pairs
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The limited edition Nike NWM 10th anniversary Flyknit Frees will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17.
On Oct. 17, we'll give those waiting in line a number starting at 9:45 a.m. and we'll take customers in order, to be fit one on one. Each customer will be given the opportunity to purchase their selected size before we move to the next in line. We're limiting sales of this shoe to one pair per customer. We cannot take holds or phone orders until Friday, Oct. 18.
Flyknit Free shoe size/quantity available
6.5... 1 pair
7... 2 pairs
7.5... 3 pairs
8... 4 pairs
8.5... 4 pairs
9... 4 pairs
9.5... 3 pairs
10... 2 pair
10.5... 1 pair
11... 1 pair
Registration is open for the Ghost Run 5K on Saturday, Oct. 26, in Menlo Park. The race features speedy ghosts along the 3.1-mile route. Catch a ghost and win a prize! But be sharp (they could be lurking anywhere!) and be quick (they're fast!)
After the race, there will be a costume contest and kids games in the park. All finishers receive a commemorative Brooks technical running t-shirt.
This annual run, sponsored by Fleet Feet Menlo Park, benefits the Stand Up 8 Foundation, a local charity that supports fitness in Silicon Valley.
You can register for the event here.
Come to Fleet Feet Menlo Park at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21, for a travel-focused runtalk. We'll look at possibilities for our first ever Fleet Feet Menlo Park international training team!
RSVP to Lisa