Beginning on May 6, City Sports and adidas will lead group training runs designed to get you ready for the Corporate Challenge.
Prepare for the Corporate Challenge
with organized, group runs
Wednesday evening runs take off from City Sports;
adidas to provide gait analysis & training tips
NEW YORK, April 1, 2009 — Consistent advance training is the best way to prepare for the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Central Park, and City Sports and adidas are teaming up to offer participants an outstanding, complimentary package that includes group runs, education and camaraderie.
Official Corporate Challenge
WHERE: City Sports, 64 West 48th Street
WHEN: Each Wednesday, May 6-June 3, 6 p.m.
WHAT: Training runs followed by gait analysis and other running education, courtesy of adidas and City Sports
Beginning on Wednesday, May 6, and continuing each Wednesday through June 3, representatives from City Sports and adidas will lead training runs of various distances from the City Sports location at Rockefeller Center (64 West 48th Street). The sessions — five in total — will begin each Wednesday at 6 p.m.
Each gathering will begin with a presentation on running technology by adidas. Following the run, an adidas representative will be available for gait analysis and there will also be guest presentations on nutrition, stretching and other topics.
Those who attend the training sessions will have the opportunity to take advantage of special discounts on adidas products from City Sports. And, for those who want to truly get into the Corporate Challenge spirit of competition and camaraderie, each week City Sports and adidas will provide complimentary appetizers and a free beverage at NATION on 12 W 45th Street (between 5th / 6th).
There is no fee to participate in these training sessions, and no limits to the number of participants from your company.
City Sports will provide a baggage storage area for attendees coming straight from work. If you have any additional questions specifically on the training sessions, email CCcaptains@citysports.com.
This is a great way to warm up for New York ’s favorite team road race in more ways than one. The June 10-11 J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge has reached its capacity, but companies may request a spot on the event waiting list. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (917) 463-3954 for more information.