Thursday, September 20, 2012
Charm City Run's general manager offers his expert advice on training for the marathon.
I suppose I was relieved when Charm City Run general manager Brian Nasuta didn't groan when I told him I hadn't started preparing for the Baltimore Running Festival. Part of me refuses to admit just how far I've left myself go since high school. The other part of me looks in a mirror and sees I can't fit into my old soccer jerseys. It was that latter part of me that made me pick up a phone and call Charm City Run for a bit of advice about preparing for the Baltimore Running Festival. (Click through the slideshow above to see what Nasuta has to say.) Nasuta stressed consistency throughout the five points of advice he gave. I (Lutherville-Timonium Patch) along with three colleagues from Essex-Middle River Patch, North Baltimore Patch …
Saturday, June 2, 2012
About 450 runners spent their Saturday morning racing for the Cool Kids Campaign.
The Lutherville Running Festival raised more than $10,000 this weekend for children and families coping with cancer. More than 450 people ran Saturday in the third annual festival as the competed in 5K and 10K races around Lutherville neighborhoods. "We're easily over $12,000 and that's not including race-day sign-ups," Kristian Sekse, director of development for the Cool Kids Campaign, said. Watch the video to see footage from today's races. The Cool Kids Campaign is a non-profit organization, which aims to better the lives of children afflicted with cancer. "Children really don't understand why they don't feel well. As adults, we understand what cancer is, but most of the time kids just don't understand it—nor do they care. They just …
Friday, December 2, 2011
The second annual showcase of the Baltimore-based performance sportswear company's fall and winter selection was featured at Charm City Run in Timonium Thursday.
Victoria's Secret models may be skinny and drop-dead gorgeous, but how many of them can run a marathon in under four hours? Charm City Run in Timonium held its second Under Armour Fashion Show Thursday night before a crowd of 70 faithful customers. Eight models strutted their stuff down the runway showcasing the latest fall and winter selections from the Baltimore-based performance sportswear company. Click through our slideshow for a sneak peak at some not-yet-released colors in the runners-first clothing line. Charm City Run is located at 2045 York Rd. in Timonium.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Patch takes a closer look at the popular running shoe and apparel retailer.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Nick DiMarco
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Charm City Run, the popular running shoe and apparel retailer, will be expanding operations next year with the grand opening of a fifth store located in Locust Point. “We were just looking for a good spot, centrally located for the downtown running community,” said Deirdre Weadock, who will be the new store’s manager. Weadock has worked part-time for six years at the Timonium Charm City Run location, which is the flagship of the retailer's current four stores. “I think it’s the customer service experience that we provide,” she said of the chain’s popularity. “We really get to know our customers. Fitting shoes isn’t just a quick measuring, slap on a pair of shoes that look cool thing.” When a customer comes in to purchase a shoe, trained…