List of Events for October

October Calendar of Events:

10/6 RVC Golden Futures 5K Packet

Pick Up at Fleet Feet from 4pm-6pm on 10/6.

10/7-10/8 Edgebrook Cider and Cinnamon Days

In-store specials throughout the day

10/7 Noah’s Ark will be in store for pet adoptions 11am to 2pm

10/7 Green Rift (Etsy) in store 

10/7 Fleet Feet will be at the Rock Valley College’s Golden Futures 5k.

The race starts at 8:00 a.m. Come run a great course on the RVC campus. More information is available online at or in store at Fleet Feet Rockford.

10/8 Orangetheory Fitness from 11 am to 4pm.

Orangetheory Fitness will be at Fleet Feet all day on 10/8 doing demonstrations. Orangetheroy is a 1 hour, full body workout, focused on training endurance strength and power. They use heart rate based interval training, which burns more calories post workout than traditional exercise. When wearing Heart Rate monitors, your real time results are displayed on large screens throughout the studio. Intensity is based on your individual Heart Rate zones, making the workout effective for all fitness levels. To top it off, their fitness coaches lead the workout to prevent you from over or under training. Come join us at Fleet Feet and fins out what Orangetheory is all about.

10/12 Oak Strength presentation at 6:00 p.m.

POSE running specialist and owner/coach of Oak Strength will be in the store presenting “Running form 101”. This will be session 1 of a 2 part series. Look for the second presentation in Nov. on strength training for runners and walkers.

10/14 Nik’s Home Run 7k race and 1.5 mile fun walk

Take step 1 to help young adult cancer patients and participate in a race with a great cause. The race starts at 9am rain or shine. All proceeds benefit the Nikolas Ritchel Foundation. More information is available at or in store at Fleet Feet Rockford.

10/14 Youth For Christ 5k for Kids

10/16 Altra demo trail run at Rock Cut State Park

Altra will be providing demo shoes during this fun trail run in beautiful Rock Cut State Park. This easy 4 mile run will begin at 6 pm from the Puri Crest site at Rock Cut.

10/19 Brooks and Brews fun run from Owly Oop

We will be celebrating the fall season with a 2 mile family fun run/walk. There will be raffles, in-store specials, food, drinks and fun! The event begins at 5:30 p.m. Look for more details to come at or email for more information.

10/22 Trick or Trot

Run or walk through Midway Victorian Village on the 3.1 mile certified course on paved or gravel trails. Wear your family friendly Halloween costume and win prizes in various categories and prizes in various age divisions for the run. The run begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk starts at 8:40 a.m.
Packet pick up will be hosted at Fleet Feet Rockford on Sat. 10/21 from 9 am to 6 pm.

10/29 Fleet Feet will be at the Northwest Community Center’s Flap Jack 5k

This local 5k favorite supports the programs of the Northwest Community Center. The race begins at 8:00 am. A free all you can eat FlapJack breakfast is included with your registration. Come out and help us support a local community center providing services for youth. Look for more information at or email
*More events are added to our calendar weekly. Please check out our events page on our website or email*

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