Runners Edge Sponsors Fun Runs


Libertyville (September 19, 2014)
 – The Runner’s Edge Libertyville announces that on Tuesday, September, 30th, and Tuesday, October 14th, beginning at 6:30pm, it will host “Run Happy Hour”, sponsored by Brooks Running and Mickey Finn’s Brewery.

Local runners and walkers are invited to participate in getting some extra carbs and energy in preparation of their big race — the Chicago Marathon, Des Plaines River Trail Run, or other local run events.  Three mile run would start from TRE Libertyville and end at Mickey Finn’s Brewery, where participants with official Run Happy Hour pint glasses and drink tickets would receive their first pour free, sponsored by Mickey Finn’s.  Light food fare and drinks to be sponsored by TRE and Brooks.

Exclusive Run Happy Hour Pint glasses along with drink tickets will be offered by The Runner’s Edge Libertyville as a free gift with any purchase of Brooks running or walking shoes, apparel and accessories.

Participants will have the chance to demo. Brooks Nightlife jackets and vests during their run.  Brooks Nightlife apparel products are lightweight weather resistant shells and offer 360 degree visibility.  Perfect for the fall running season!

The Runner’s Edge, which is celebrating its 21st as being one of Chicago’s premiere running specialty stores, is pleased to be partnering with Brooks Sports, Inc. once again in creating another unique “Run Happy” event that supports the Chicago Marathon and other local race events.

Reservations may be made through ( through The Runner’s Edge Facebook ( and Twitter ( pages.

For further information, contact Chris Thomas at 847.549.1108.