Boulder Startup Week 
May
14
5:15 PM17:15

Boulder Startup Week 

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Scott Jurek + Aquiles La Grave share their batshit crazy pursuits and adventures in route to achieving far fetch goals. This is an open format panel discussing the power of ideas, passion, movements, community and lessons learned on the road to achieving success.

 

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Mountainfilm Reading Frenzy
May
27
2:00 PM14:00

Mountainfilm Reading Frenzy

  • Hotel Madeline Ballroom in the Mountain Village (map)
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Between the Covers Bookstore — Telluride’s beloved purveyor of books — moves up to Hotel Madeline Sunday afternoon of the festival weekend for a celebration of Mountainfilm authors who will sign and sell their books. It’s a bookworm’s dream come true.

 

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NORTH - Tattered Cover with Runner’s Roost and Trail Runner
Apr
30
7:00 PM19:00

NORTH - Tattered Cover with Runner’s Roost and Trail Runner

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Scott Jurek, the author of Eat and Run, will discuss and sign his thrilling new memoir North: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail ($28.00 Little Brown and Company), about his grueling, exhilarating, and immensely inspiring 46-day run to break the speed record for the Appalachian Trail.

Scott Jurek is one of the world's best known and most beloved ultrarunners.

But after two decades of racing, training, speaking, and touring, Jurek felt an urgent need to discover something new about himself. He embarked on a wholly unique challenge, one that would force him to grow as a person and as an athlete: breaking the speed record for the Appalachian Trail. North is the story of the 2,189-mile journey that nearly shattered him.

A stunning narrative of perseverance and personal transformation, North is a portrait of a man stripped bare on the most demanding and transcendent effort of his life. It will inspire runners and non-runners alike to keep striving for their personal best.

Jurek will be joined by his wife Jenny Jurek.

Tickets on sale NOW!

Can't make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: books@tatteredcover.com

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NORTH - Apple
Apr
24
6:30 PM18:30

NORTH - Apple

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Join record-breaking runner, Scott Jurek, for tips on setting goals and staying motivated. He’ll share stories from his forty-six day run on the Appalachian Trail—the subject of his new book, North—and his approach to using technology to stay on track and accomplish fitness goals.

Following the session, you’re invited to stay for Quick Start: Activity with Apple Watch led by our Apple Creatives.

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NORTH - Fleet Feet
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

NORTH - Fleet Feet

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Celebrate the release of ultrarunner champion Scott Jurek's long awaited second book NORTH: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail. Join Scott for a fun run, film, discussion, Q&A, and book signing.

6:00PM: Fun Run starts at Fleet Feet Sports Lincoln Square, 4762 N. Lincoln Avenue.

7:30PM: Launch event at The Davis Theater (doors open at 7 p.m.)

There are two ticket options: A general admission ($15) ticket, and a bundle ticket options that includes a hardcover copy of NORTH and a general admission ticket ($25).

A portion of the ticket proceeds benefits Back on My Feet Chicago.

TICKETS

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NORTH - New York Society for Ethical Culture
Apr
10
6:00 PM18:00

NORTH - New York Society for Ethical Culture

  • New York Society for Ethical Culture (map)
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New York City! Celebrate the release of ultrarunner champion Scott Jurek's long awaited second book NORTH: Finding My Way While Running the Appalachian Trail. Join Scott for a Fun Run, film, discussion, Q & A, and book signing on the international launch date! There will be raffles, door prizes, and more! Ticket price includes a signed hardcover copy of NORTH.

This event is a fundraiser for Back on My Feet New York City in collaboration with JackRabbit.

6:00PM (FREE): Fun Run starts at JackRabbit - West Side, 140 W 72nd St

7:30PM: Launch event at New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th Street (doors open at 7:00PM)

TICKETS

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2018 Sundance Film Festival
Jan
19
3:00 PM15:00

2018 Sundance Film Festival

THE FILM
Directed by Louie Psihoyos and executive produced by James Cameron, The Game Changers tells the story of James Wilks — elite special forces trainer and winner of The Ultimate Fighter — as he travels the world on a quest for the truth behind the world's most dangerous myth: that meat is necessary for protein, strength and optimal health. Meeting elite athletes, special ops soldiers, visionary scientists, cultural icons, and everyday heroes, what James discovers permanently changes his relationship with food and his definition of true strength.

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Portland VegFest
Oct
14
to Oct 15

Portland VegFest

  • Oregon Convention Center (map)
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Portland VegFest is the largest all-vegan food and lifestyle event in the Northwest. Event features include: free samples of hundreds of different foods; prominent speakers; cooking demonstrations; fitness stage; films; restaurants; free photo booths; bookstore; activities for kids and teens; and more!
 

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Breaking Through The Wall
Sep
24
11:00 AM11:00

Breaking Through The Wall

"The wall" is often defined as that period in time during a marathon when things transition from being pretty hard to being really hard. It is the point where your mental and physical strength are tested simultaneously. Usually occurring around mile 20, as most training programs only train up to a 20 mile long run, many refer to it as the exact point where all your pre-race plans go out the window.

So, how do you complete the last leg of your race comfortably?

That’s where we come in. This year’s Breaking Through The Wall marathon preparation seminar will take place on Sunday, September 24th at 11 a.m. at the Second City UP Theatre in the Piper's Alley Mall. The seminar will feature a panel of elite runners and marathon experts who have received every question regarding marathon training in the book. This year’s panel includes Olympic marathoners Ryan Hall, Amy Cragg, and ultramarathoner and all around ultra-human athlete Scott Jurek. Topics include nutrition education, proper hydration, race course tips, recovery preparation, mental strategy, and more.

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Get Out There: Cruising National Park Trails w/ Scott Jurek
Aug
5
3:00 PM15:00

Get Out There: Cruising National Park Trails w/ Scott Jurek

On Saturday, August 5, join ultra running champ Scott Jurek as he shares stories from National Park Trails, including on his Appalachian Trail speed record through Shenandoah and Great Smokey Mountains National Parks. Scott will share his tricks of the trade for traveling light and safe, while maximizing enjoyment on our nation's trail gems. Scott Jurek is a world renowned ultramarathon champion, International & NY Times bestselling author of EAT & RUN, vegan chef & star of bestseller BORN TO RUN. Come get inspired for your next trail running adventure. Presented by Brooks Running Company.

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BookExpo America
Jun
1
1:00 PM13:00

BookExpo America

  • Javits Center Roadway New York, NY, 10018 United States (map)
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BookExpo provides a focused professional environment to discover emerging authors and the next blockbuster titles, engage with the world’s most influential publishers and learn from industry leaders and peers.

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"What the Health" Premier/Q&A
Apr
24
6:00 PM18:00

"What the Health" Premier/Q&A

What the Health is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award-winning documentary Cowspiracy. The film exposes the collusion and corruption in government and big business that is costing us trillions of healthcare dollars, and keeping us sick.

What The Health is a surprising, and at times hilarious, investigative documentary that will be an eye-opener for everyone concerned about our nation’s health and how big business influences it.

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Boston Marathon
Apr
15
to Apr 17

Boston Marathon

  • Prudential Center Plaza (map)
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The Boston Marathon is an annual marathon hosted by several cities in greater Boston in eastern Massachusetts, United States. It is always held on Patriots' Day, the third Monday of April. Begun in 1897, inspired by the success of the first marathon competition in the 1896 Summer Olympics,the Boston Marathon is the world's oldest annual marathon and ranks as one of the world's best-known road racing events.

Come meet me at the CLIF pop-up located on the Prudential Center Plaza!

Saturday, April 15, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 16th, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

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Running Retreat in the Bhutan Himalayas
Mar
1
to Mar 7

Running Retreat in the Bhutan Himalayas

Join Scott in Bhutan for a week of inspirational running seminars on technique, strengthening and nutrition, scenic group runs, cooking classes, spa and meditation retreats and cultural encounters with local people. As either a spectator, volunteer or runner, this once-in-a-lifetime adventure culminates with your participation in the Bhutan International Marathon or Half Marathon.

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USABA & CIM Run for a Reason
Dec
4
7:00 AM07:00

USABA & CIM Run for a Reason

In 2007, the California International Marathon (CIM) first adopted a visually impaired division and it quickly became a premier destination marathon event for blind runners from across the country. Not only does the CIM serve as the United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) National Marathon Championships, it welcomes international participants, youth, novice marathoners, blinded Veterans, and relay participants. 

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Barclays MoonTrekker
Oct
14
to Oct 15

Barclays MoonTrekker

  • Maclehose Trail Sec. 1 Sai Kung District, New Territories Hong Kong (map)
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Support Scott on his journey to beat the sun in Hong Kong’s premier nighttime trail run, Barclays MoonTrekker. Partnering with The Nature Conservancy, the charity beneficiary of the race, Scott will be running 43 kilometers (or 26 miles) in one of the world’s best trails, through Hong Kong’s highest points, Sunset Peak and Lantau Peak.

Sign up for the race hereFunds raised will support The Nature Conservancy Asia Pacific.

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Rumble X: Athlete Rendezvous
Sep
23
5:00 PM17:00

Rumble X: Athlete Rendezvous

The 1st Annual Kahtoola Conservation Athlete Rendezvous, led by Wildlands Network and supported by Grand Canyon Wildlands Council, Sierra Club and Center for Biological Diversity, will bring together a group of up to 25 athletes for the purpose of providing them with training and tools to effectively advocate for, and engage others, in conserving our public lands. This weekend event coincides with Public Lands Day and runs from Friday, September 23rd through Sunday, September 26th. 

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Plant-Stock 2016
Aug
20
to Aug 21

Plant-Stock 2016

Come and join the greater plant-based community for an unforgettable weekend in Upstate New York. This is your chance to mingle and learn from the “rock stars” of the movement, as well as each other. Powerful is an understatement.

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