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MELISSA

Melissa is a DC runner who has been running since high school. Her running journey is different from most people because she essentially started running twice: once in high school, and again after she finished cancer treatment in 2021.

Eli

Eli is a DC runner who has been running almost since he can remember. Eli has a deep love and passion for running that he enjoys sharing with his community.

Tauseen

We catch up with Tauseen Malik, General Manager of Yours Truly Hotel, to talk about running, travel, and using running to build community.

Rahaf

During the holidays, we checked in with Rahaf Khatib to see how she was staying active in the cold Michigan winter.

Sarah

We packed up a car and drove across the country from DC to LA, while stopping for epic runs in iconic locations, with Olympian and photographer Sarah Attar.

Angel City Elite

We head to LA to talk to Angel City Elite about the power of community and representing the underrepresented.

Featuring Lisa Reeves

Pride at Pacers

Lisa is the Pacers Running Race Director of the Pride 5K and also the badass in charge of all Pacers Events.

We talked with Lisa about Pride, running, and how she launched DC’s best bakeshop during the pandemic.

Films

Story 0004: Joan & Drew

Story 0004: Joan & Drew

Follow along with elite runner Drew Hunter as he and his mom Joan talk about their special bond not just as mother and son but as coach and athlete.
Story 0003: Eddie

Story 0003: Eddie

A runner turns extraordinary loss into an extraordinary journey of hope and transcendence.
Story 0002: Ariel

Story 0002: Ariel

Ariel, a teacher and ultra runner, takes on a 408 mile run along the Camino Ignaciano, and submits a FKT (fastest known time) while he's at it.  
Story 0001: Kyle

Story 0001: Kyle

Kyle, a running brand rep and ultra runner, opens up about their own journey with mental health, depression, and running.  
Story 0004: Joan & Drew

Story 0004: Joan & Drew

Follow along with elite runner Drew Hunter as he and his mom Joan talk about their special bond not just as mother and son but as coach and athlete.
Story 0003: Eddie

Story 0003: Eddie

A runner turns extraordinary loss into an extraordinary journey of hope and transcendence.
Story 0002: Ariel

Story 0002: Ariel

Ariel, a teacher and ultra runner, takes on a 408 mile run along the Camino Ignaciano, and submits a FKT (fastest known time) while he's at it.  
Story 0001: Kyle

Story 0001: Kyle

Kyle, a running brand rep and ultra runner, opens up about their own journey with mental health, depression, and running.  

A 22 year old streak is put to the test in nyc

The gun went off, the crowds of runners flooded the streets, and the former front-of-pack runner took his place among the masses in an effort to see if he could beat time, figuratively and literally, one more time...

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Love is not limited to a month on the calendar
Pride

Love is not limited to a month on the calendar

The 'Love is' collection, designed by Mark Searcy, unites the LGBTQ+ running community and allies around the simple but bold message of love and is available all year round.
Introducing the New Balance Fresh Foam 860V12
New Balance

Introducing the New Balance Fresh Foam 860V12

We were a long way from home when we popped open the NB emblazoned box and took the Fresh Foam 860V12 from New Balance out for a spin. Something about the Steel City felt appropriate for the debut of a shoe that has been a workhorse in our stores for nearly a decade.
Discovering the Beauty of Running Your Own Path
Diadora

Discovering the Beauty of Running Your Own Path

High in the mountains of Colorado, we met up with Brandon and Brittni: runners, travelers, and off-the-beaten-path seekers who took us up a long dirt road in their camper van about 45 minutes east of Durango to test ride the Diadora Equipe Corsa.

On the run with sarah attar

Chasing landscapes on the Great American Road Trip with Olympian and Photographer Sarah Attar.

Notes, ruminations, and inspiration from Pacers employee #1

Farley's Thoughts

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day to all the awesome dads and father figures!
Love Is

Love Is

Now, I can confidently and proudly say what Pacers believes in. Knowing that it doesn't alienate others but invites them into our community and offers visibility to those that go unseen. I can say that Pacers firmly believes in supporting every runner.
Partnership

Partnership

I didn't realize at the time that I needed a partner to achieve our desired success. This business was and is a team sport, and Kathy was the teammate I needed.