The NoVA Runner’s Guide to Spring Races

Every tool has its place, and so too, does every shoe has its race. Northern Virginia Magazine runs through all the options for NoVA races, and the proper footwear.

By Katie Bowles

With winter out of the way and warmer temperatures here, many of us are thinking about hitting the pavement and signing up for a 5K, half marathon or even ultramarathon. Find the right race (and shoe, as suggested by The Running Store in Gainesville) for you.

Courtesy of BROOKS RUNNING COMPANY (Brooks Ghost, Brooks Glycerin, Brooks Cascadia); Courtesy of Altra (Altra Superior 1.5); Courtesy of Newton Running Co. (Newton Boco AT); Courtesy of The Running Store (Hoka One One: Huaka, Asics Noosa Tri9, New Balance 1400v2, New Balance Minimus)


 (April 2014)