Get Ready! International Barefoot Running Day is on May 6! International Barefoot Running Day (IBRD) takes place on Sunday, May 6, this year. Be sure to run barefoot on that day. Better yet, run with some friends. Consider hosting a friendly get-together run or join one in progress. To see events building around the world, please visit http://www.thebarefootrunners.org/pages/IBRD/. If you are interested in hosting a friendly run, please register your event at http://www.thebarefootrunners.org/pages/ibrd_events_registration/. 2012 International Barefoot Running Day™ (IBRD™) The Barefoot Runners Society (BRS) is proud to announce the 2nd annual International Barefoot Running Day™ (IBRD™) on 6 May 2012. After our smashing success last year, we hope to double the turnout this year. IBRD is a grassroots, inclusive effort to promote barefoot running as a healthy and viable way to run. It’s also about having fun and delighting in the idea of running barefoot with thousands of people worldwide on the same day. Read about last year's event IBRD 2011 Report and at the IBRD Forum. IBRD™ 2012 WHEN: May 6, 2012 WHERE: Everywhere, worldwide HOW FAR: Fun runs of 1km and 5km; some locations may have other distances as well WHY: To bring awareness to barefoot and minimalist running To show support for this sport we love To have loads of fun in an worldwide moment of barefoot solidarity Click the IBRD Local Events Listing to find an event near you. Want to set up a meeting place in your area? Click for IBRD Event Registration Page. (BRS membership required. You must be logged in to post your event.) Click for Information on how to get started and get your event noticed. Click for IBRD FAQs for Local Event Organizers. Click to get your 2012 IBRD Tee Shirts. Click for Official IBRD Tee Shirt Contest. Click to download IBRD Event Registration Form. For more info, please contact IBRD@TheBarefootRunners.org. "International Barefoot Running Day" and "IBRD" are Trademarks of the Barefoot Runners Society, LLC. All right reserved.