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Be Smart, Careful and Respectful, But Keep Training

Recreational athletes who adapt to the current situations and find ways to refocus on running could experience big breakthroughs by year's end. Read more

BRIAN METZLER | March 31, 2020

Concierge Service Available

Get the gear you need with our running experts - now offering concierge service at participating stores. Read on to find your local store offering this service. NY, NJ, OH, MA and Dallas are currently not providing this service. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | March 23, 2020


Many agree the sports bra has been the single most impactful invention for women in sports. Taking bio-mechanical research to new levels, the Brooks Dare Run Bras are singularly designed for the high impactful nature of running. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | February 26, 2020

Recent Blog Posts

Saucony EVERUN & RunKeeper

Run into one of our stores to redeem your reward from RunKeeper! We are pretty sure you are going to love the new Saucony EVERUN shoes along with all the other gear, nutrition and accessories you need to keep you running well! Read more

Melanie Mitchell | November 30, 2015

Stability Shoes- Get the support you need to run your best

Lets face it, when looking to buy running shoes you've got no shortage of options to choose from in a variety of different categories and brands. Typically most shoes can be split into two major categories- neutral/cushioned, and stability/support. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | October 7, 2015

Our Network Of Local Specialty Running Stores

JackRabbit is part of Running Specialty Group (RSG) - a network of local specialty running stores across the country. Want to learn more about RSG? Or curious why your local running store is driving you to JackRabbit.com to shop online? Below are answers to your commonly asked questions. Read more

jackrabbitblog | September 30, 2015

Jackrabbit - Brooklyn

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Melanie Mitchell | July 29, 2015

Jackrabbit - Upper West Side

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Melanie Mitchell | July 29, 2015

East River Mile Trial

Did you miss our timed mile trial earlier this month? You’re in luck: we’re hosting another soon! Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 28, 2015

Monday Mile Trial Results Are In!

Way to go, Monday Mile Trialers! You faced the heat, battled the humidity, and threw down some fast times. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 21, 2015

Community Support

We are proud to support a community of running, cycling, and triathletes at our stores, races, and other events in the New York City region and beyond. Come be a part of the group runs, training groups, and other events we put on in our stores! Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 16, 2015

Bra Fitting

85% of women are wearing the wrong bra size, are you one of them? At JackRabbit we focus on fit by offering complimentary in-store bra fittings to help you find the perfect sports bra. Our bra-fitting specialists are trained to take your bust and band measurements. After you have been measured, our fit specialists will provide you with various styles to try on. They will ensure you leave the store knowing your correct size, support level and style preference. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 16, 2015

Nutrition Advice

Other than logging long runs, workouts, and core work, a key part of any training program takes into consideration proper fueling and nutrition to ensure your body is performing at it's best ability. We've put together nutrition resources for runners outlining what to take in before a run, during, and after, as well nutrition needs for athletes. In-store, our fit fanatics will be able to answer any specific nutrition questions you have regarding your training. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 16, 2015

Training Resources

If you've set a training goal for your fitness, let us help get you to the finish line! Whether you're looking to set a new PR, or complete a marathon, we can help. Let our expert coaches get you to the finish line feeling your best. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 16, 2015

Expert Fitting

In addition to a full gait analysis, our staff is trained to find the perfect pair of shoes for your unique footwear needs. The process starts with a brief consultation with one of our fit fanatics to get a sense of what you're looking for, and your fitness/running background. From there, we'll contineu this process with individualized attention until we find the right shoe for you. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | July 16, 2015