It’s Hurricane Season!

Batten down the hatches and get ready for The Saucony Hurricane! Experience the ultimate in plush comfort and stabilizing support all in one shoe. This premier guidance shoe from Saucony has 20% more cushioning and better durability than previous versions, which means your feet will feel happy and comfortable for miles and miles. Key updates to the upper are the …

Medals4Mettle

Medals4Mettle

Mettle is defined as strength of spirit and the ability to cope despite difficulties. As runners, we certainly know all about overcoming weaknesses to cross the finish line, however, it is those who are battling life-threatening illnesses and severe disabilities who demonstrate mettle every moment of everyday. The organization Medals4Mettle celebrates this collective human courage by awarding race medals to …

Black Friday & Small Business Saturday

Ready or not, holiday shopping season is upon us! If you have a runner or walker on your holiday shopping list or you want to do a little shopping for yourself, this weekend is the perfect time to pop into any Big River Running store! Black Friday On Black Friday, we encourage you to go for a run in the …

Letters from Camp

Dear Mom, I’m having an awesome time at Big River Winter Distance Camp! I’ve met a ton of runners my age from other schools. And they all love to run! Our counselors are super energetic and have a lot of great advice. Of course, the best part is lunch! And today we got these super sweet Nike hooded sweatshirts. Now …

Thanksgiving Day Race Traditions

Thanksgiving Day is the most popular race day of the year and for good reason, too. Exercising is a great way to kick off a holiday that usually includes a large, delicious meal. The races are family friendly, fun and a perfect tradition to start or continue in 2014! Whether you are from St. Louis or visiting from out-of-town, we have …

Nike Winter Apparel

Love to Layer

Whatever the weather, Big River Running has got you covered when it comes to temperature appropriate running apparel. The ability to mix and match according to temperature, weather conditions and wind is key to running comfortably throughout the fall and winter. Step one is selecting an appropriate base layer. A base layer is a form fitting technical piece of apparel …

What we love for fall

      Sam is sporting the Brooks Heater Hog Long Sleeve, which can be used as a baselayer or midlayer depending on weather conditions. His shorts are the trusty Sherpa Short with the Brooks Glycerin 12 for footwear.       Shaunta is modeling the Brooks Equilibrium Base Long Sleeve layered with the Run Happy Versatile Short Sleeve. Her tights …