Annual Monday Night Wellness Lecture Series Kicks off on 1/4

A lecture at Dick Pond St Charles

We’re excited to begin our annual winter lecture series for 2021. Each year we bring in a range of experts and friends of the store to share their knowledge on topics ranging from injury prevention to nutrition to financial health. The series dates are as follows: Jan 4: SMARTER, STRONGER, FASTER! […]

Wellness Walking: More Than a Stroll Through the Park

On January 4, 2020, Dick Pond Athletics-St. Charles launched its first Walk4Wellness program, indoors at the Sportsplex in St. Charles. A complement to the popular Walk2Run program, Walk4Wellness (W4W) is a supervised, progressive 10-week training that is designed to improve cardiorespiratory and muscular strength and endurance. The decision to offer a […]

Running Saved Her Life

At Dick Pond, nothing makes us happier than a life changing running story, and our long time friend and customer Tristi Matzuka is a perfect example. Tristi began her running journey as part of our legendary Walk2Run program which you can read more about here. Tristi began severely overweight and plagued […]