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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

THE BROOKS DARE RUN BRA COLLECTION

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

THE NEW YORK CITY MARATHON COURSE

The New York City Marathon is a hard course as far as marathons go—more difficult than its Marathon Majors siblings in Chicago, Boston, Berlin, London and Tokyo—but if you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | October 14, 2019

10 IMPORTANT PRE-RACE TIPS FOR THE NEW YORK CITY MARATHON

Before you collect your marathon finishers' medal in Central Park, merely getting to the start line in NYC can be a marathon in itself! Read our top ten pre-race tips for the New York City Marathon Read more

Melanie Mitchell | October 10, 2019

ELIUD KIPCHOGE: THE INEOS 1:59 CHALLENGE

Eliud Kipchoge and his team of runners will gather in Austria on Oct. 12th 2019 to take on the INEOS 1.59 Challenge - his second attempt in two years to break the two hour marathon. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | October 9, 2019

BALEGA GRIT AND GRACE RUNNING SOCKS

"In life, light reflects light, and so do a few extraordinary people." Balega launches the 2019 limited-edtiion Grit & Grace running sock collection. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | October 4, 2019

10 BEST SHOES FOR RUNNING MARATHONS

Here are 10 shoes to consider for running a 26.2-mile race broken down into more stable and less stable - taking into consideration even the most neutral of runners need a little help after 20+ miles! Read more

Melanie Mitchell | October 4, 2019

ASICS NIMBUS 22 REVIEW

The Nimbus is one of ASICS' legacy models that has generally improved through the years, but the past two editions are truly the best two ever made. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | September 30, 2019

8 SIGNS YOU PROBABLY NEED NEW RUNNING SHOES

Running shoes don't last forever. Learn the signs that tell it might be time to retire the old and introduce the new. You might be surprised! Read more

Melanie Mitchell | September 30, 2019

GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR RUNNING SHOES

JackRabbit shoe reviewer Brian Metzler shares his wisdom on what he's learned about buying and wearing running shoes through the years. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | September 30, 2019

ASICS GLIDERIDE REVIEW

ASICS has announced its presence with authority this fall with the release of the uniquely designed GlideRide. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | September 26, 2019

NEW BALANCE FRESH FOAM 101

A running shoe midsole revolution started in 2010-2014. The Fresh Foam from New Balance was one of those to hit the market and has never looked back. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | September 25, 2019

NEW BALANCE FUELCELL 5280 REVIEW

New Balance enters the race-day collection with the new FUELCELL 5280. Debuted with pro athletes from New Balance - notably both Jenny Simpson and Jake Wightman winning the 5th Avenue Mile in NYC wearing an early version of the FUELCELL 5280. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | August 23, 2019

MIZUNO WAVE RIDER 23 REVIEW

The newest version of the Mizuno Wave Rider offers ultra-soft comfort with a super-secure fit making it a perfect option for long runs when comfort is key and a dialed-in fit needs to deliver a 'no-hotspot' run. Read more

Melanie Mitchell | August 14, 2019