Running a marathon is one of the great human challenges, alongside raising a child and peeling a ripe mango without basically ruining it. Outfit yourself for success with this Groupon.
While adding miles to his personal odometer, Runner's Gate owner Phil Hoffland has sprinted down the streets of Boston and through the mountains of Honolulu. As a long-distance runner, he's competed in road races and marathons such as the Twin Cities Marathon, the Madison Ironman, the Boston Marathon, the Naples Daily News Half Marathon, the Disney Marathon, and the Honolulu Marathon. He puts equal dedication into his charitable work, having served as a volunteer running coach for the local Leukemia Lymphoma Society, and the athletic director and general manager of several local athletic clubs.
At his shop in Lakeville, Hoffland uses his experience and expertise to outfit runners with the shoes that will keep them safely pounding the pavement. He consults with customers to analyze factors such as foot shape, stride, and mileage estimates, and uses in-shop treadmills to help them select the right level of comfort.
“Great help for finding the right shoe for me. ”
“Really helpful, knowledgeable staff. Nice selection. A great find. I will return!”
“Great customer service and knowledge!”
15624 Pilot Knob Rd.
Apple Valley, Minnesota 55124