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Here are a couple of links to the places where we buy our gear:
(Toolen’s Running Start is located in Shiloh, IL and is THE Local Running Store. BRC Members get a discount. If you are a member, contact us to get more information.)
Swim Bike Run Tri Shop (Swim Bike Run is a triathlon shop located in Town and Country, MO. It is a full-service, multi-sport store which aims to serve all endurance athletes by offering training, coaching, classes, wellness services, yoga wear and the best athletic gear and equipment for swimming, cycling and running. BRC Members get a discount. If you are a member, contact us to get more information.)
(Running Warehouse is an online running store. BRC Members get a 15% discount. If you are a member, contact us to get the code.
Here are a few local resources. If you want information on local running clubs, check out Run Belleville.
Belleville Parks and Recreation (Belleville Parks and Recreation takes care of the bike trail and parks that we run through.)
Get Up And Go (Get Up Go is a Health and Fitness Challenge for Communities, Groups and Organizations of St. Clair County, Illinois.)
(Metro East Park and Recreation District shall have as its primary duty the development, operation, and maintenance of a public system of interconnecting trails and parks throughout St Clair and Madison County.)
Trailnet (Trailnet is a St. Louis based non-profit organization with a 20-year history of Promoting Active Living as a way of life that encourages people to integrate physical activity into their daily routines.)
Bell-Scott Hash Harriers (Southern Illinois Hashers. They tend to meet somewhere in the area between Troy, Cahokia, Columbia and Prairie du Rocher. Quite a few are in Belleville. They currently run on 1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays.)
And here are a few more running resources:
US Race Calendar (The US Race Calendar is for promoting running and racing. All race directors, event managers and running clubs can use the US Race Calendar for their race website.)
Athlinks.com (Athlinks is the largest results database for competitive endurance athletes in the world. They pull in times for running races, triathlon, swimming, cycling, mountain biking … pretty much any timed endurance sport that you can think of – if they can find the results, they will add them to the database and link them to members’ accounts.)
MapMyRun (Mapmyrun.com is a social wellness-oriented website that allows mapping routes, tracking fitness, etc.)
A Guide to Sports Injuries (A web resource for sports related injuries)
Beginners Guide to Running Thanks Ms. Deborah Ward and Carrie!
Exercise & Health: A Complete Beginner’s Running Guide Thanks Melinda!
Here are links to running and fitness related businesses run by our members:
(FIT STL Personal Training. Christy is an AFAA and IFA certified personal trainer serving the St. Louis and metro east area. Her area of expertise includes weight loss, functional training, figure competitions and nutritional coaching.)