IBRD Local Events Listing

2016 International Barefoot Running Day™ (IBRD™)

Local Events Listing

Below please find a listing of local events participating in International Barefoot Running Day™ (IBRD™) on Sunday, May 1, 2016.

This is a "think global, act local" kind of event. The action occurs locally. If you have questions about a specific local event, please contact the local event organizer as listed below. Please RSVP to the local organizers.

Don't find an event in your area yet? Consider organizing one yourself at the IBRD Event Registration Page

Looking forward to seeing you on Sunday, May 1, 2016!

--The IBRD Team

Events are listed alphabetically by Country or U.S. State. Note: All times are for the local time zone in listed location.

BRS Chapter Name or Other Entity RSVP to, Contact Name, BRS Screen Name Contact Email Country or U.S. State City/Township Meeting Point Other Event Name & URL, if applicable Meeting Time Distance Other Information
BRS Australia Neil Donaldson, Neil_D ns_donaldson@internode.on.net Australia Adelaide Grange jetty at Grange N/A 10:30 a.m. 5 Km The run will be approximately 5km from the jetty, along the footpath alongside the beach, through Henley Square and returning along the beach. The running surface is smooth concrete with some brick paving towards Henley Square the rest of the run will be on soft sand.
BRS Belgium Petit-pied petit-pied-marsick@orange.fr Belgium Louvain-la-Neuve Parc de Moulinsart, Rue Albert Mockel 10, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgique N/A 9:00 a.m. 8 - 12 K https://www.thebarefootrunners.org/threads/may-1-2016-ibrd-1er-projet-belge-louvain-la-neuve-belgique.19446/
BRS California (San Francisco Bay Area) & Oakland Barefoot Running Meetup Efrem Rensi, Efrem BarefootEfrem@gmail.com California Oakland Skyline Gate Staging Area, 8490 Skyline Blvd, Oakland, Ca, 94611 IBRD Oakland Barefoot Running Meetup


11:30 a.m. 4-10 miles Parking may be difficult. Meet at water fountain. If you have questions or you're running late, contact Efrem at 510-282-9225; http://www.meetup.com/Oakland-Barefoot-Running-Meetup/events/230653098/
BRS California-San Diego Emilie Reas, etreas emiliereas@gmail.com California San Diego Balboa Park, near the Founder's statue at the NW corner of Balboa & El Prado N/A 2:00 p.m. 5K The event is open to all, including runners and walkers of all abilities. A 5k fun-run (not a race) is planned, but runners can do longer or shorter if desired. The terrain is mostly smooth sidewalks and pavement - very easy on the soles!
BRS Colorado/Colorado Barefoot Runners Group Gary Barton, Barefoot Bart garyleebarton@gmail.com Colorado Broomfield Xero Shoes office, 100 Technology Drive, suite 315C, Broomfield, CO N/A 9:30am 1Km and 5Km Will have first spring club meetup, a barefoot running clinic, and a fun run. https://www.thebarefootrunners.org/threads/may-1-2016-2016-international-barefoot-running-day-colorado-broomfield-colorado.19279/#post-180405
BRS Denmark Morten Engmark, Morten me@cr8.dk Denmark Århus Strandskovvej 2, 8270 Højbjerg, 8270 Aarhus, Denmark IBRD Aarhus


10:00 a.m. 5K Social løbetur med fokus på det sociale. Vi løber ca 5 km med mulighed for at korte af eller forlænge :-) bagefter deler vi lidt kaffe og kage og snakker om sko ;-) så det er bare med at komme med ud og smide skoene og mærke underlaget :-) ; Arrangør : Michael Juelsen Hansen ; https://www.facebook.com/events/1604104556576829/
BRS Denmark, Copenhagen Barefoot 2016 Morten Engmark, Morten me@cr8.dk Denmark København - AMAGER Oresundsstien 1, København, København - AMAGER Copenhagen Barefoot 2016


1:00 p.m. 7 km Vi mødes ved starten af Amager Strand Stien i Amager Strandpark og løber derfra i samlet flok ud til den Blå Planet. Vi løber samme vej tilbage, og på tilbagevejen kan der løbes om kap, så vi kan se, hvem der er den hurtigste på de bare fødder (eller i så minimalistisk fodtøj som muligt) i år! Der løbes om æren! Løbeturen vil være ca. 7 km; https://www.facebook.com/events/1658166947766267
USA Beach Running Championships, Cocoa Beach, Florida Mitch Varnes mitchvarnes@gmail.com Florida Cocoa Beach Shepard Park, 200 East Cocoa Beach Causeway USA Beach Running Championships


6:41 a.m. 10K & Half Marathon http://www.runonthebeach.com/
BRS Florida-Tampa Warren Dickey, Barefoot Warren barefoot.warren@gmail.com Florida Tampa 2905 Bayshore Blvd., Tampa, FL 33629, across the street at the small circular bench area right on the water N/A 9:00 a.m. 5K For more info, please visit: https://www.thebarefootrunners.org/threads/may-1-2016-international-barefoot-running-day-2016-tampa-fl-tampa-fl.19322/
BRS France Frédéric Seguy fred.seguy@hotmail.fr France Annecy Pont des amours, (en haut du lac à côté de la Place de l'Hotel de Ville), Annecy 74000 N/A 10:00 a.m. 1 Km A l'ordre du jour, discussion sur les motivations et raisons qui nous motivent à courir pieds nus, suivi d'explications techniques et des exercices sur place. L'animation intéressera le coureur débutant autant que le coureur expérimenté souhaitant découvrir notre pratique.
BRS France Christian Harberts, Christian Barefooteur courirpiedsnus@gmail.com France Issy-les-Moulineaux/Paris Stade au Parc Suzanne Lenglen, Paris, 75015 à côté d'Aquaboulevard N/A 9:30 a.m. Entre 5km-10km https://www.thebarefootrunners.org/threads/may-1-2016-ibrd-2016-paris-international-barefoot-running-day-paris.19316/
BRS France Bernard Anceau, Bernie42 bernardpiedsnus@gmail.com France Saint Etienne Parc de Montaud, Crêt des 6 soleils, Saint-Étienne, France 42000 N/A 10:00 a.m. 1km https://www.thebarefootrunners.org/threads/may-1-2016-ibrd-2016-international-barefoot-saint-%C3%89tienne-france.19347/
BRS Germany & Austria Dr. Martin Güngerich, gueng guengerichm@hotmail.com Germany Marburg Rosenparksteg (pedestrian bridge) / Anneliese-Pohl-Allee, D-35037 Marburg, Germany (Coordinates: 50.818831, 8.770488) http://barfuss-laufen.org/ 11:00 (CEST) Approx. 7 km Further information to be found on http://barfuss-laufen.org/
葉伯跑(barefoot group), Hong Kong dondon, donaldwkh donaldwkh@yahoo.com.hk Hong Kong Hong Kong Tsuen Wan Pier, near MTR Tsuen Wan West Station 5.1 第二届葉倫明紀念跑


Registration time: 7 a.m.; Start time: 8:00 a.m. 11k Bag storage services and water will NOT be provided.
BRS Idaho Laura Blodgett, happysongbird laura@dailyimprovisations.com Idaho Nampa Wilson Ponds, 3806 S Powerline Rd, Nampa, Idaho, 83686 N/A 10:00 a.m. Casual one mile walk or run https://www.facebook.com/events/1704822456468032/
BRS Missouri Barefoot Jim, flipngrip Text Barefoot Jim at 314-397-1095 Missouri St. Louis Turtle Park -Forest Park, 6401 Oakland Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110 N/A 12:00 p.m. 5K https://www.facebook.com/events/1043750205686538/
BRS Nederland-The Netherlands Jesse Koeckhoven jessekoeckhoven@gmail.com Netherlands Soest Parkeerplaats aan het einde van de Sparrenlaan in Soest N/A 9:30 a.m. 12k Contact Jesse for more info.
BRS Portugal Sylvain Griot, Sly gouio_kuisto@hotmail.com Portugal Lisboa nos cais perto do Museu da Electricidade - 38°41'42.36"N 9°11'49.23"O N/A 10:00 a.m. pequena conversa de 10 minutos, pequenos exercicios, e pequena corrida de 3 km, lenta https://www.facebook.com/events/808109565960905/
BRS Slovenia Marko Roblek, Rollback marko.roblek@gmail.com Slovenia Kranj Partizanska 37, Olympic pool park Slovenian Barefoot Run


10:00 a.m. 2.5, 5, 7.5, 10 For more info, please visit: https://www.thebarefootrunners.org/threads/may-1-2016-2016-international-barefoot-running-day-slovenia-kranj-slovenia.19289/
BRS Spain EntrenamientoNatural admin@entrenamientonatural.com Spain Madrid Parque del Retiro, Plaza de la Independencia, 7, 28001 Madrid, Spain Aperitivo Barefoot


11:00 a.m. 1 Km Contact the email address for more info.
BRS Spain EntrenamientoNatural admin@entrenamientonatural.com Spain Murcia Center Video Barefoot


10:00 a.m. 1 Km No solo correremos y nos divertiremos, sino que grabaremos un video barefoot unico en España!! Os esperamos
BRS Utah Robert Baird, rb2001 rbaird2001@yahoo.com Utah Salt Lake City Liberty Park Green House, 600 East 900 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84105 N/A 9:00 am. Begin Run at 9:15 5 Km Enter at the address above. Turn right (West) and travel along the road surrounding the park (520 East) past the tennis courts and swimming pool to the parking lot. A path to the greenhouse connects from the parking lot's Northeast corner; We will run the chip path the surrounds the outside perimeter of the park; No reservations for park facilities are planned. If turnout increases, that may change. We will run from the greenouse, around the wood chip path that surrounds the park twice, and return to the green house. To confirm, send message via theBarefootrunners.org profile posts to @rb2001 with "IBRD Confirmed" in the message.
BRS United Kingdom Paul Beales, paulbeales paulbeales@me.com United Kingdom Brighton Hove Park Brighton Barefoot 5K Race

Please register here: http://minimal.uk.com/running/brighton-barefoot-5k-race.html

10:00 a.m. 5 Km As part of International Barefoot Running Day this year on May 1st, we will be celebrating with a combination of events! There will be everything from kids' races to Trailball, located in the beautiful Hove Park, Brighton. On the well-known and smoothly-paved parkrun circuit is where the run will take place. There is a slight incline at one end for a little bit of a challenge, but otherwise a fast course. Get ready for your next PB! All runners are welcome and it is not necessary to run barefoot - although we'd love to see all you barefoot and minimalist runners there! There will be fabulous Race Medals and great Goody Bags for everyone who enters, as well as our amazing winner's prizes up for grabs! Bring the family, bring a picnic, stay for the day!

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