Nov | 11
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Run Happy Inspiration

Ode to Brooks Running

We got a lot of feedback on the new BrooksRunning.com . Okay, so we sweetened the deal by promising a pair of free Brooks shoes to three random feedbackers, but we were still amazed and delighted by the amount of thoughtful feedback and just plain Brooks love we got from y’all. One writer, Chris Quinn,… Read more »

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Oct | 29
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Events, Shoes & Gear

Halloween Hijinx

One of my favorite things about working at Brooks is the monthly costume run. But if your workplace doesn’t offer that perk, you can add some extra Happy to your weekend Run at one of these Halloween-themed races: 10. Halloween Hustle 5K, Palatine, IL, Saturday 10/30. Fifth anniversary of this event that received the Chicago… Read more »

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Oct | 21
Events

Marine Corps Marathon: 10 Days and Counting

You’ve trained through the hottest June on record in D.C. The record-tying July. And a hot August and September. You’ve put in your miles. Perhaps you’ve battled injury. You’ve almost certainly battled fatigue. But now your goal is in sight — it’s only 10 days till the Marine Corps Marathon! Brooks wants to treat you… Read more »

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Oct | 20
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Events

Denver RnR snapshot: the Dude… subsides?

If you’ve run a Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon or 1/2 Marathon lately, you will probably have seen our great big Brooks Rocker Dude on the course, standing tall and inspiring everyone to Run Happy. But if you were at Denver Rock ‘n’ Roll, you may have seen this towards the end of the race: We’ve… Read more »

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Oct | 11
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Brooks Athletes, Run Happy Inspiration

Desiree Davila becomes 4th-fastest American female marathoner ever!

Visit runbrooks.com for more Videos Congratulations to Desiree Davila, member of the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Project (ODP), who became the first American female finisher and fourth-place overall female finisher at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on 10/10/10. Desi ran a PR of 2:26:20, making her the fourth fastest U.S. female marathoner of all time…. Read more »

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