Deals and discounts

Here are my current deals, discounts and freebies for runners and anyone else looking to save some money.

Race Discount Codes

Coronavirus note: Please contact the race directly for any questions related to whether it will take place, policies for refunds, postponements/cancellations or any other issues related to the pandemic. This list is updated as soon as I receive the information. Please email me any corrections or updates with the source cited.


July 18 — How about some Christmas Fun in the Sun at White River State Park in Indianapolis? There is a half marathon and 5K along the Canal, shaded paths, some streets and parks too. Use code LUCKY5 to save $5. Register at:


Aug.  24-29 — Fargo Marathon in North Dakota. Distances include 5K Walk/Run, 10K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon Relays and Full Marathon. Discount SAVE5 will save you on any registration.

Aug.  28 — San Francisco Road Sprint Ragnar race. Save $120 through March 3. Use code: SFVIP20.


Sept. 26 — Hungerford Races offer a 50-mile, marathon and half marathon at its event in Big Rapids, Mich. Check out their website for more information and use my special code RUNSPIRITED for 15 percent off any distance.


Oct. 10 — Run for the Memories 5K/10K ( formerly Run Like a Bandit) in Port Charlotte, Fla. Early registration discount available.


Dec. 6 — California International Marathon. Use code "DVMRUNNER" for 10 percent off. Registration opens Monday, March 9.

Brand Discount Codes

InsideTracker — InsideTracker offers a variety of packages on analyzing your blood results and providing personalized recommendations so you can improve your health and fitness. Get 15 percent off with this special link.

Coros — The company’s athletic gear and sports wearables empower athletes worldwide. Their watches are less expensive than other brands but have superior battery life. Visit their website and use code CAP-Howard for a free swag gift from the accessories page with any watch. You must add both into the cart and apply the code at checkout to redeem the promotion.

Prevail Botanicals — Apply this CBD-based topical salve to your running injuries to find relief instead of using NSAIDs. Use code HENRY20 for 20 percent off your order. 

XX2i — Whether it's a warm summer day or a bright winter day, protecting your eyes from the sun is critical. XX2i has numerous options and styles for runners, cyclists and other outdoor enthusiasts. Use code RUNSPIRITED to get 30 percent off your order.

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