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HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO RUN WITH MUSIC WITHOUT A PHONE? April 11, 2018 12:56

All-New Garmin at St. Pete Running Company

What's the ONLY Garmin Smartwatch with Music that Requires No Phone?

The all-new Garmin Forerunner® 645 Music is the watch you've been waiting for! Now you can run or walk with a watch that plays your favorite tunes and requires no phone.

This smartwatch can store up to 500 songs (includes other audio files such as podcasts and audiobooks) on your FR 645 Music and you can do your workout without carrying your phone!

Key Features

  • UP TO 500 SONGS - It's easy to download your songs (Note: requires a connection with Bluetooth® headphones, sold separately)

  • STREAMING MUSIC OPTIONS - iHeart radio available to download
  • WALLET IN THE WATCH - Includes Garmin Pay™ which means you don't need to carry a wallet (Note: only with participating banks)

  • TRAINING METRICS - Monitor your training with features like VO2 max, step counter, intensity minutes, cadence, keep track of your aerobic and anaerobic training effect and more

  • HEART RATE MONITORING - Wrist-based heart rate included
  • CUSTOMIZED APPS & WATCH FACES - Choose from hundreds of apps in the Garmin Connect IQ™ store.

  • LONG-LASTING BATTERY - Expect the battery to last up to 7 days in smartwatch mode and 5 hours in GPS mode with music.
  • SMART NOTIFICATIONS - Pair with your phone to receive smart notifications such as text, email, calendar reminders, etc.

     

     Come in to St. Pete Running Company

    and Get Your Garmin Forerunner® 645 Music

    Address: 6986 22nd Ave North, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33710
    Phone: 727-800-5043
    Store Hours:
    M-F: 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m

     

     

    Blogger Bria is a customer service manager at St. Pete Running Company.


    3 THINGS WE LOVE ABOUT THE ALL-NEW GARMIN FORERUNNER 35 October 25, 2016 14:50

    New Garmin Watches In Store

    Forerunner 35

    Say hello to the Forerunner 35! This no-nonsense running watch displays just what's important to you.



    What We Love About the FR 35

    1. SIMPLICITY- For the walker or runner who simply wants the basics, this is an easy to understand smartwatch.
    2. HEART RATE OPTICAL SENSOR- No chest strap. Heart rate is monitored through the wrist.
    3. PERFECT FIT- The FR 35 is small enough to wear on a daily basis, even when you aren't running.

     

     

    Blogger Bria works at St. Pete Running Company as a customer service manager.

    TOP REASONS TO TRY A TRI March 16, 2016 15:45

    Get Ready to Try a Tri with St. Pete Running Company

    Have you ever wanted to try a triathlon? Then St. Pete Running Company has the perfect course for you! Whether you've done a triathlon in the past or you're thinking about signing up for your first one, you will benefit from attending our 5-week clinic with a team of experts guiding you through a friendly and non-intimidating format.

    What is a Triathlon?

    Swim
    Bike
    Run
    A triathlon is a race with three different physical activities: swimming, cycling, and running. There are multiple distances at triathlon races, including shorter sprint distances for first-time triathlon athletes.

    Orientation at St. Pete Running Company

    WHEN: Wednesday, March 23rd at 6:00 PM

    WHERE: St. Pete Running Company, 6986 22nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710 (PH: 727-800-5043)

    RSVP ON FACEBOOK

    Our kick-off orientation for the Try a Tri 5-week course begins next week. Sign-up in the store and get your questions answered during our orientation. Each participant will need to have their own bicycle and helmet. Recommended that everyone have a good pair of running shoes and goggles (available to purchase at St. Pete Running Company).

    Cost: $150 (must sign up in person at St. Pete Running Company)

    First class on Saturday, March 26th at 8:00 AM meets at St. Pete Running Company.

    The schedule for the Try a Tri Clinic includes meeting 3 times a week:

    Monday night 6:30 PM: slow and steady group run at St. Pete Running Company.
    Wednesday night 6:00 PM: swim at Pass-A-Grille beach (meet at Hurley Park), followed by a short bike ride and dinner.
    Saturday Morning 8:00 AM: cycling and an easy run at St. Pete Running Company.

     

    Why Try a Tri?

    The benefits of this 5-week course are numerous! Here are the top reasons to join us for the Try a Tri Clinic with St. Pete Running Company.
    • Have fun as you ease into a great level of fitness with a group encouraging you along the way
    • Improve your skills in swimming, cycling, and running with expert advice
    • Learn how to transition at a triathlon
    • Become comfortable with the basics of the triathlon
    • Receive perks from St. Pete Running company, including:
      • Triathlon race number belt
      • Timing chip strap
      • Yanks elastic laces & installation
      • 10% discount of everything in store
      • Really cool trucker hat or running visor


    Get Ready to Try a Tri!

    We hope you're as excited as we are about this awesome course! Please note that participants need to be healthy enough to perform physical activities from easy to medium and moderate vigorous levels.

    Instructors:

    Chris

    Jimmy

    Cody

    NOTE: This course has a maximum capacity of 15 participants. Sign-up must be done in store.

     

     

     

    Blogger Bria works at St. Pete Running Company as a customer service manager.
     


    Top Six Christmas Gift Ideas from St. Pete Running Company December 05, 2015 12:30 1 Comment

    How many weeks left until Christmas?!?

    Yep, December 25th is right around the corner. THREE WEEKS away to be exact. If you're scrambling to find the perfect gifts for friends and family, look no further! St. Pete Running Company has you covered, even for those hard-to-shop-for friends and relatives.

    Make this holiday a special one with these great gift ideas.

    1. Gift Cards - How do shop for a picky person? Gift card! The great thing about a St. Pete Running Company Gift Card is that it's a unique, one-of-a-kind gift that supports a locally-owned business.

    2. Sunny Runner Christmas Ornament - Another one-of-a-kind gift! The limited edition Sunny Runner Ornament features our logo and a tropical background with a palm tree decorated for Christmas. A must-have for every tree.

    3. Trigger Point STK, Foam Roller, or Massage Ball - You can't go wrong with any of the Trigger Point items. They are great for active and sedentary people. Like a toothbrush for your body, the STK, foam roller, and massage ball smooths out muscles and helps with soreness.

    4. St. Pete Running Company Shirts, Vests, and Jackets- Keep the one-of-a-kind theme going! Come into the store and browse through a wide variety of tops featuring our Sunny Runner logo.  Our long-sleeve tech shirt is a best-seller with several options for men and women.

    5. SOCKS - Feetures, Bolega, Swiftwift, 2XU Compression Socks, and Sunny Runner Socks - For that tough to buy for friend or relative, you can't go wrong with socks. Check out the many options we have, including our one-of-a-kind Defeet Sock with the Sunny Runner Logo.

    6. Garmin Forerunner 630 and FR 235 Smartwatches - Looking to really surprise someone special? The all-new FR 630 and FR 235 are now available! Come in to the shop to find out all about the latest features with these Garmin GPS Smartwatches.

     

     

    Blogger Bria works at St. Pete Running Company as a customer service manager.


    COME MEET PRO TRIATHLETE CHRIS LEGH! November 06, 2015 21:50 1 Comment

    Ironman Chris Legh

    It's not every day you get to meet an Ironman Champion. Australian Chris Legh has logged over 85 worldwide professional race wins. A two-time Ironman Triathlon Champion and a five-time Australian National Champion, Chris has also earned 10 top-4 Ironman finishes, as well as two top-10 Hawaii Ironman World Championship finishes. From 1999 to 2000, he held the world number-one ranking in long course triathlons.
    2x Ironman Champion:
    • 2004 Ironman Coeur D'alene
    • 2000 Ironman California
    Chris divides his time between Melbourne, Australia and Boulder, CO with his wife, Sarah, and two children.
    For this special occasion, Chris will be visiting the Tampa Bay area and St. Pete Running Company November 19th and 20th. We'll have two events with Chris Leigh, so don't miss your chance to meet a legend!

    Run with a Champion

    Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 at 6:30 PM

    It's not every day you get to run with an Ironman Champion. Our Thursday Group Run will be packed! Get here early and meet Chris Legh, who will be joining us for our Group Run. All levels are welcome, including walkers, joggers, and runners. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity that you won't want to miss.

    Breakfast with a Champion

    It's also not every day you get to eat breakfast with an Ironman Champion. This is an event you won't want to miss.

    A Champion's Breakfast at Caddy's on the Beach

    Friday, Nov. 20, 2015 at 8:00 AM

    Cost: $20

    Join us for this special event. All-you-can-eat breakfast with healthy options will be served at Caddy's in Treasure Island, Florida, on Friday, November 20th at 8:00 AM. Cost is $20 per person. There will be food, fun, camaraderie and plenty of giveaways. Chris Legh will be the keynote speaker and he will tell you fun, fascinating, and often hilarious experiences he's had while racing triathlon over the past two decades. This is a unique and rare chance to have breakfast with an Ironman legend.

    ALL ATTENDEES RECEIVE GREAT SWAG

    For the cost of $20, each attendee will get all-you-can-eat breakfast with healthy options. Also included: a Special Edition Newton Running Florida Shirt and a $20 Gift Card to spend on your next pair of Newton Running Shoes at St. Pete Running Company.

     

     

     

    Blogger Bria works at St. Pete Running Company as a customer service manager.