Get to Know Your Running Clubs - Bedford Running Room Run Club
In this edition of Get To Know Your Running Clubs we spoke with John Dubé, manager of the Bedford Running Room, runner, instructor, and musician.
You'll find the Bedford Running Room Run Club running mostly around Bedford, Lower Sackville, Waverly, and Fall River.
Want to learn more about the Bedford Running Room Run Club? Read on!
Tell us a bit about your club history, how long has the club been around?
Like every other Running Room all stores have a Run Club and is completely free to everyone. Bedford location 11 yrs. and Halifax 18yrs.
Tell us a bit about your membership. What level of runners do you cater to?
Everything from Walking, Learn to Run to Marathon.
Where/when does your club usually meet/run?
We meet Wednesday at 6:00 pm and Sunday morning at 8:00 am at the store.
Any cost to be a member/join?
All for free!
Is your group affiliated with any events?
We sponsor many events including the Bluenose Marathon and many smaller events.
Any cool routes/ favourite areas to run in your city that you would like to recommend to other runners? Why do you like those?
We have a trail across the street that can take us to Lower Sackville and then around First Lake Trail.
Do you have any favourite local races? Outside of anything that you're affiliated with of course :)
Bluenose, Fredericton Marathon and PEI Marathon
Anything else that we should know?
We have a great Run Club at this location. Usually between 65 and 90 runners on Sundays.
Want to connect with the Bedford Running Room Run Club or just learn a bit more about them?
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Looking for runs around Halifax?
You can find a full list of runs and races happening around Halifax at www.runguides.com/halifax/runs