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Oak Street Runners at Turkey Trot

Doing the Turkey Trot with Run Club

To stay fit and happy you need a fun group of friends to run with, and well-run events to have fun at. The Turkey Trot is the perfect 10K to kick off the Oak Street Runners’ Fall session. It’s a … Read more

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Spring into Summer Tent Sale

It’s time to Spring into Summer with Rackets & Runners’ Annual Tent Sale. We have a huge array of seasonal product we need to move out to make room for the new. Rackets, Footwear, and Apparel will all be represented … Read more

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Streetfront Alternative – Street2Peak Part 2

The world is better when you explore it. Seems simple enough. When we were kids, that was the only way we could interpret the world around us – to touch, taste, smell and hear it. The knees of our jeans … Read more

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Reboot Your Running Goals

You CAN go from Zero to 10KM in 12 Weeks For most of us in Vancouver, the typical launch back into running for the New Year was delayed… or at least got off to a slow start. Those who did … Read more

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2016 Demo Sale

Every year we provide strung tennis frames for customers to take out and play-test to help them decide on the racket that best matches their playing style. We have both an in-store “demo fleet” and a touring set of demo … Read more

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2016 Ultimate Gear Review

Rackets & Runners is the only place in the city to purchase official VUL licensed products. VUL hats, shirts, and shorts are available in men’s and women’s sizes. We also stock custom VUL designed Discraft official Ultimate discs, and complete … Read more

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Bras & Bites 2016

It’s time once again to have fun, be inspired, and get fitted up by the experts at Rackets & Runners! Do not underestimate the importance of a properly fitted sports bra and do not overestimate how long a sports bra will function properly! Think … Read more

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Meet our Expert Bra Fitters

What does it take to be an expert at something? Experience, Knowledge, Practice, Patience, and an Attention to Detail. Women know that fitting a bra properly is as much an art as it is a science, and you also need … Read more

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Get Ready to Climb the Wall

Climb the Wall: The Stairclimb for Clean Air is a unique event that evokes its cause – lung health, with every step taken towards the summit of one of Vancouver’s tallest buildings. We asked Allison Tai: Rackets & Runners Run … Read more

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Dai Manuel at Rackets & Runners

Find a Healthy Direction for 2016 Have you decided you need to do something for your health and fitness in 2016, but don’t know where to start? Join us on Tuesday, January 5th to hear Dai Manuel, author of “The … Read more

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