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Dick’s Sporting Goods plans to open a new format focused on runners later this summer. The new concept called True Runner will be located on Walnut Street in an affluent area of Pittsburgh known as Shadyside, the company said. Dick’s offered no additional details on the opening date, store size or product assortment, but it is clear from the limited comments made by a company executive that the store will focus on running enthusiasts.
“We’re excited to announce our new retail model, True Runner, which will outfit local runners with the best running apparel, footwear and equipment,” said Joe Schmidt, Dick’s president COO. “In our continued efforts to explore new ways to serve athletes and build upon Dick’s Sporting Goods already deep commitment to the sport in Pittsburgh, we believe that True Runner will provide a top-of-the-line experience to those who enjoy the sport.”
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Road Runner Sports Running Store is now open at 12200 Northup Way in Bellevue, WA. The store opened on Friday, October 21st and is the 25th running store in the Western United States for Road Runner Sports.
The 5,000-square-foot store offers customers everything needed for running including running shoes, apparel, bags, socks and more. They also carry the best in running brands including Asics, Nike, Adidas, Brooks, Mizuno, Saucony, New Balance to name a few.
You can find them online at www.roadrunnersports.com and they are currently running a few sales that will be offered until the end of the year:
Get 10% off plus FREE shipping at Road Runner Sports
Save $15 Off of $125 at Road Runner Sports
Runners Performance is a Michigan chain of running stores in the Tri-City area. They specialize in fitting runners for running shoes based on ‘Gait Analysis’ or testing how your foot impacts the ground to get the right shoe for your running style. Though they feature a minimalistic website, it gives details on an expansive operation, including the Sports Performance Lab, which boasts several technological tools to improve the way you run. Some of the tests at the lab are VO2 Max Testing, Resting Metabolic Rate, Video Gait Analysis, Computrainer RacerMate 8 station and a Multirider Center.
Runners Performance carries a great compliment of running brands including Asics, Adidas, Avia, Brooks, Mizuno, New Balance, Pearl Izumi and Saucony. Also available at Runners is many different widths, hard to find sizes and diabetic approved shoes. You can also expect a great assortment of running apparel and accessories at Runners, who strive to be a supermarket for runners.
Visit one of their 3 stores today and save with a Runners Performance Coupon of 15% off Apparel and $10 off Shoes:
Runners of Bay City
4104 E Wilder Rd
Wilder Rd Plaza
Bay City, MI 48706
Runners of Mt. Pleasant
2316 S. Mission St
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Runners of Saginaw
2831 Bay Rd
Between Weiss and Shattuck
Saginaw, MI 48603
Charm City Run is a running store chain in Maryland, specializing in running shoes, apparel, and accessories. The company was started with a family of runners from Texas who had a local running store that was more like a friendly gathering place for runners than a business, and they decided to bring that line of thought with them to Maryland, and Charm City Run was started.
XhRM City Run CouponThey offer a full line of running shoes from Asics, Brooks, Mizuno, New Balance, Newton, Nike, The North Face, and Saucony. The sales staff is focused on finding the shoe that is right for your running style, whether you pronate, supinate, or are balanced. Their apparel department also features Brooks, Champion, Moving Comfort, Nike, North Face, Patagonia and Under Armour to suit your needs. Couple that assortment with a full, diverse line of running accessories and you have a one stop shop for everything running. If you are not in the Maryland area, but like the vibe of this family owned runner’s haven, they offer a full online store.
The website has some cool features to check out, such as advice from runners, links to running community pages, and a full events calender for marathons and other running events. Another neat feature is the Runner of the Month, a social media function for local runners to be recognized.
They have four locations in Maryland; Annapolis, Bel Air, Timonium, and their newest location that just opened in Clarksville. To find out if Charm City Run carries the specific shoe you’re looking for, search Sportrabbit.com.
“Specialty Retail Development Company (SRDC), Inc., (www.srdcinc.com), a multi-store Fleet Feet Sports franchise affiliated with Fleet Feet Sports Inc., announced the purchase of Phidippides Encino, a top running shop in Los Angeles.”
Read the rest of the article at SportsOneSource.com.