On a recent crisp spring evening in Brunswick East, a group of runners laced up in fresh kicks and set off on a five-kilometre run with a difference.

As part of the Nike+ Run Club (N+RC) experience, the group warmed up at Juanita Peaches before being led on a circuit around Princes Park at dusk. As they tried out the new Nike Zoom Fly running shoe, runners were kept on their toes with positive encouragement from N+RC coaches Kieran Ryan, Dave Ridley and N+RC pacer Elizabeth Campbell.

On finishing the circuit, the group was treated to a cool-down featuring All Day Donuts, Juanita Peaches and Taco Truck. Stretching after a run is important, and participants were encouraged to gently reach for the salsa with corn chips in hand. Other guilt-free treats included fried chicken, cheeseburgers, mini OG doughnuts, and beers from Temple Brewery and wine from Rockies Lemonade.

This event was produced by Broadsheet in partnership with Nike. Download the N+RC app to get connected with Nike Running.