Sharpen up your public speaking skills and get ready to present a winning idea to some of the best in the biz. We’re looking for retailers to tell (in 5 minutes or less) how they intend to bring new, younger consumers into their stores. Can you do it?
Make sure you stop by the New Product Showcase on the trade show floor and vote for your favorite new product via the mobile app. Winner will be announced at the Industry Awards Party and will be gifted $1000 to the charity of their choice.
The Training Camp at TRE will feature a variety of demos and presentations from all corners of the running world on Wednesday and Thursday will be dedicated to the growing trail category. Check the schedule for updates!
Share best practices on a variety of topics with your peers over breakfast on Wednesday morning.
Join Body Glove Active and nuun for a Create Happiness sunrise yoga session on Wednesday at 6:00 AM. Get ready to breathe, stretch and rehydrate with samples from nuun. Plus, the first 40 participants will receive a complimentary yoga mat from Body Glove Active.
In an effort to create a more sustainable event, we are proud to offer water refill stations around the Austin Convention Center and will not be selling any single-use plastic bottled water in our concession areas – so don’t forget to grab your complimentary Nathan water bottle at the event!
When you collect your badge in registration, you’ll get a $15 voucher to use at one of the food trucks we’ll have in the back of the trade show floor on Wednesday!
This will be a short, fast and high-intensity relay race pitting brands against brands and retailers against retailers in order to find the Fastest Brand and Retailer at TRE 2019. Prizes – and bragging rights – await those who race.
Join us for one of two challenges during the event. The first will be at the Indie 5K and the other will be all week long on the Lady Bird Lake running path. You will unlock goodies from Strava when you complete the segment challenges. More details about the segments to come!
Grab a cup of coffee to keep you running, charge up your phone, meet the members of the TRE team, and check out the launch of our new and improved Running Insight website. The Clubhouse is here for you – so stop on by!
Open to exhibitors!Don’t miss this opportunity to hear expert insights on retail sales trends shaping the U.S. running footwear and apparel markets. Gain a deeper understanding of how the run specialty channel is performing and the key categories and price points worth watching closely as you look ahead to 2020 and beyond.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Join the “characters of TRE” and wrap up the first day with some fun! As always, there will be drinks, light snacks and live music.
Don’t forget to buy your ticket for this one! This year, we’re throwing out the seating chart! Don’t worry, we’ll still be honoring some of the best in the industry, but for 2019, think more “fun cocktail party” and less “formal dinner”.
Bring your favorite cross country shoes and your competitive spirit. We’re heading back out to a golf course for this year’s Indie 5K. As always, the event’s only chip-timed race and post-race expo is free to all attendees and exhibitors. Just remember to select the “Indie 5K” when you register!
Join Saucony and their elite athletes Jared Ward, Molly Huddle and Parker Stinson for a morning wake-up run along the river. Meet in the Hilton Lobby at 6:00 AM on Wednesday.
We are giving you three different chances to fit Speed Networking into your afternoon. Choose one of the designated hour time slots and get 5 minutes with 8 different vendors. We’ll send out a survey shortly before the event so you can select your time slot.
On Wednesday we’ll feature bite-sized learning opportunities on a variety of topics from the whole Wide World of Run. Stay tuned for more details as the program develops.
Thursday will focus on the growing trail running category and will feature presentations from top athletes, brands and retailers highlighting opportunities around this evolving business.
Leading race directors from across the country will gather to be honored and recognized at the third annual The BibRave 100 Awards Luncheon.
Pop by the Sock Bar, take a quiz and get a free pair of socks from one of your favorite hosiery brands.
The Official Retailer’s Lounge will once again be hosted by SPIbelt at the center of the trade show floor. Retailers are invited to stop by for snacks, beverages, entertainment and more!
Is there a better way to close out a productive 3 days at TRE?! We don’t think so! Join us at the Brooks Party and “cheers” to another great event!