a running podcast

Broadcasting from the Nation's Capital, your hosts Chris Farley, Owner of Pacers Running, and Julie Culley, 2012 Olympian and Brooks Running Sports Marketing Manager, talk all things running.

Episodes drop bi-weekly and feature people from across the world of running from the fastest humans on the planet to the movers and shakers disrupting what it means to be a runner.

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Latest Episode

PTN 271: Jim Weber

NOTES, RUMINATIONS, AND INSPIRATION FROM PACERS EMPLOYEE #1

Farley's Thoughts

Joan Hunter - Mom and Pro Coach

Joan Hunter - Mom and Pro Coach

Joan is the only head coach in the major professional elite teams out there. She is a star. But she is fighting against a male-dominated system. We interviewed her on Pace The Nation last year shortly after she had taken over the head coaching role:
Lucky to share the road again

Lucky to share the road again

We were all lucky to get a chance to share the road together yesterday. Let's do it again soon.
Pickup Your Block

Pickup Your Block

This weekend was an excellent example of our community commitment. Our Community Manager for Pacers Running, Elyse Braner, set up an event with Fit DC. The goal was to go for a run from the Navy Yard store and, along the way, pick up as much litter as possible from the Anacostia Waterfront.