Mar
18
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Heart Breaker Half Marathon
By Paraganek

Cold February Sunday morning, 6 AM.
Hot shower, banana and some water.
The usual pre-race ritual.
Rolling calves on my water bottle. Spreading a little Vaseline on my feet, putting ankle warmers on and heading out, barefoot.
It is brisk outside, a windy 35 degrees.
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Heart Breaker Half Marathon story
About a year ago, first week in January 2011, I...
Mar
14
by Paleo at 3:19 AM
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International Barefoot Running Day (6 May) - Pages up and running!!!



Hi Everyone,

The pages for the second annual International Barefoot Running Day on 6 May are now working.

Please visit http://www.thebarefootrunners.org/pages/IBRD/ for all the details.

For those of you who have been wanting to post your events, please go to the link above, where you'll find the links for posting your events.

Looking forward to a great time on May 6th!

Cheers,
Paleo
Chief Coordinator IBRD

NOTE: From AJB422 - Check out the Zazzle Store and get your IBRD shirts? Go to: www.zazzle.com/barefootrunnerssoc (Be sure to order soon to ensure you have yours in time for IBRD Day!)

Awesome job to both entries. If there is a product that you'd like that I didn't add just let me know and I'll get it put in ASAP. Also since sometimes life gets busy and I forget to check...
Mar
06
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2012 IBRD Tee Shirt Contest

It's on! We've had two awesome submissions for our 2012 IBRD™ Tee Shirt Contest! Now it's time for you to vote for your favorite. Please select either A or B, and cast your vote.

This contest will end seven days from today.

(Please note one of the entries say "Runners" instead of "Running," but will be corrected shortly, so don't let that sway your vote.)

Thanks for taking part!

Check out the Zazzle Store and get your shirts! Go to www.zazzle.com/barefootrunnerssoc Awesome job to both entries. If there is a product that you'd like that I didn't add just let me know and I'll get it put in ASAP. Also since sometimes life gets busy and I forget to check this feel free to email me at ajbrindley422 [at] gmail [dot] com if something needs to be added...
Mar
03
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SF Chinatown Y Chinese New Year 10k RR

First race ever and first race barefoot... it was the San Francisco Chinatown Y Chinese New Year 10k/5k (I did the 10k). Year of the Dragon! There were prizes for costumes so there were a few people dressed up. It was a 2-loop course in Chinatown and downtown San Francisco- not a certified course so it was "approximately" 6.2 miles- MapMyRun gave me an estimate of 6.4 miles.​

It was 45 degrees and overcast, but that's pretty common weather for the area, and not as cold as its been in the past from speaking with runners around me that had run the race before. I got...​