Before human beings discovered running, the quickest way to get around was to throw oneself down the side of a mountain, hoping for a patch of soft grass or a chain of helpful monkeys to mitigate the impact. Celebrate a smarter way to travel with today’s Groupon: for $30, you get $60 worth of shoes, socks, sport watches, athletic gear, and more at Aardvark Sports Shop in Bethlehem.
Since opening its doors in 1984, Aardvark Sports Shop has specialized in taking mankind’s oldest fitness activity for a 21st-century tune-up by outfitting runners with the latest in shoes, gear, and streamlined racing blindfolds. Aardvark athletes get comfort and performance from track-tested brands, such as Asics and Brooks, fitted by an expert panel of their friendly and experienced staff. Aardvark fills out its floor space with a full line of track suits and athletic outerwear perfect for runners and bikers, as well as a collection of sport watches, including the Forerunner 110 with built-in heart monitor. With affordable athletic strollers from B.O.B. rounding out its collection, Aardvark can equip any runner for a brisk jog through the neighborhood, a cross-country marathon, or participation in a local mom-and-baby relay race.
Located at the center of Bethlehem’s vibrant historic district, Aardvark Sports Shop sits in a charming bank of specialty shops and eateries perfect for an afternoon excursion or a CIA cover operation. Aardvark provides service to every system in a runner’s universe with their online FAQ section, which offers sage wisdom on shoe fit, maintenance, and links to upcoming area races.
Eight Yelpers give Aardvark Sports Shop a five-star average: