Winter Run Sponsors


Base-Tri-fit-logo_300pxBASE Tri Fitness is an endurance coaching company that is completely centered around our athletes’ success.

Our coaching philosophy is simple: do what is best for the athlete. This means that no two plans are alike and that any program designed is completely individualized to your unique needs. How do we do this? Easy: Science. We don’t use fads or gimmicks to promise gains. We scientifically assess your strengths and areas of improvement in order to allow our athletes’ potentials to be realized. Our mission is  to provide our athletes with Balanced training programs that are Appropriate and Specific to the athlete’s abilities, fitness level, and goals to achieve their personal peak Endurance.

Lauren Updyke | Head Coach & Owner | | Facebook


second-sole-logoSecond Sole was founded in Boardman, OH in June of 1981 by owner Steve Hixson. Steve set out to deliver the highest quality running shoes and apparel to the local running community. While celebrating 30 years of business in 2011, this still holds true. over the years, Second Sole has grown and now provides “shoes, apparel, advice” to most of Ohio and western Pennsylvania. Second Sole of Boardman acts as the company’s headquarters and has been recognized as one of the top 50 running specialty stores in the U.S.  Second Sole in Lyndhurst continues to provide personal service to the greater Cleveland community. In business since 1988, our team takes great pleasure in assessing needs of customers to find the best fit. Other locations include Gahanna, Toledo, and Canton.


Brooks Running CompanyBrooks-Blue-logo-300px sells its performance footwear, apparel and accessories in more than 50 countries worldwide. Brooks’ purpose is to inspire everyone to run and be active by creating innovative gear designed to keep runners running longer, farther and faster. This purpose is supported by Brooks’ Run Happy philosophy, a quest to celebrate and champion the sport of running and all runners everywhere. Founded 1914, Brooks is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and is headquartered in Seattle. Visit for more information or follow us on Twitter (@brooksrunning) and Facebook (


day y noche Day Y Noche is a local family-owned Mexican restaurant in downtown Granville, Ohio.  Mary and Anselmo Morales have a combined 30 plus years of experience in all aspects of the restaurant industry with Day Y Noche as their first entrepreneurial adventure. The idea for name came from both of their ethnic backgrounds: Mary (American) and Anselmo (Mexican) decided to use both languages in their name. They are open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner. With a wide variety of items on the menu, including gluten free and vegetarian options, they hope you join them for a meal soon!


Bia-Bar-Logo-Bia Bar is packed with a variety of your daily nutrients and protein, making it an excellent pre or post run recovery source. Bia Bar goes great with coffee and is perfect for an on-the-go snack or meal replacement. Bia Bar: We Taste Better. To order: CLICK HERE.