Are you a fan of and support Fleet Feet Sports? Do you participate in Tri-Valley area races throughout the year? Do you enjoy giving back to the racing community? Are you looking for a fun, supportive, diverse team environment? Joining the Fleet Feet Racing Club may be just what you want!
We meet Sundays at 8am at various Tri-Valley locations. Distances range from 6-26 miles but you can cut it short to suit your needs. While many train for marathons, all distances are welcome.
New Trail Running Program in Spring 2017 - Throughout the first half of 2017, the Race Club's Sunday runs will be on trails throughout the Tri Valley area. We will have a "no running required" info meeting on Monday, January 9th, 6:45pm at Fleet Sports Pleasanton. For more information about our new trail running program, see our Trail Running page.
What is the Fleet Feet Pleasanton Race Club?
The Fleet Feet Pleasanton Race Club is a USAT registered club, comprised of adult runners/walkers and multi-sport athletes of all abilities. Everyone is committed to training, racing and Fleet Feet Sports. This club is about supporting each other no matter pace or distance. We are about having a fit, active lifestyle, and setting and achieving goals. Fleet Feet's goal is to help each team member maximize their ability with year-round training opportunities focusing on local and regional races. Team members support each other, promote our store, demonstrate good sportsmanship, and give back to the running community.
Who can join the Fleet Feet Pleasanton Race Club?
Anyone can join the race club! All abilities welcome. You can run any pace and any distance. We ask that you be dedicated to Fleet Feet Sports and the team.
Why would a person want to join the team?
Members of the race club are able to participate in group workouts on Sundays, in which routes are provided and often water and/or Nuun are out on course. Members enjoy team gatherings, and create a unique niche for themselves within the Tri-Valley running and multi-sport community. Not only do members train together, but they race together as well. Carpooling to events, cheering each other on, and celebrating individual victories are all benefits to team membership. Members can join the private Facebook group to share photos, questions, advice, and celebrations. Members also receive a Fleet Feet team singlet or shirt to wear during races.
In the fall of 2016, many in the group had trained for the California International Marathon in Sacramento on December 4, 2016.
In Spring 2017, the group will be training for the Grizzly Peak Trail Run on April 15th, 2017, a trail race which offers a 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon, or 50K distance. The distance you train for is entirely up to you!
What do I have to do as a member of the team?
Wear Fleet Feet gear at races, promote Fleet Feet Sports, demonstrate good sportsmanship, & support each other. Fleet Feet Race Club members cannot be a member of any other competitors running club.
How much does it cost?
The dues for 2017 are $50. Membership is January - December. Race club members receive a Fleet Feet technical top, access to our supported Sunday long runs, our private Facebook group, and special events.
How do I sign up?
If you would like further information regarding Fleet Feet Racing, contact Coach Ethan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register online via Fitvil (there is a $2.75 fee):