It was Benjamin Franklin who famously quipped, "Opposable thumbs, shoes, and cookies for breakfast are the only things separating us from the animals." Tie some dignity to your feet with today's Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of running apparel and accessories at Buckeye Running Company in Mason.
The experienced runners at Buckeye Running Company stock their boutique-style shop with high-class products and share race-tested advice with visiting runners. After sprinting through the door, shoppers can stylize their jogging outfits with gear from top brands such as Adidas, ASICS, and Nike, or ensure their hair can't blow away again by holding it down with a Puma hairband ($5.99). Shorts, jackets, and shirts from Country Gear and Saucony line the walls ($9.99–$69.99), and the shelves are filled with enough kicks to shoe a millipede, with models from more than 10 brands including Adidas, Newton, and Puma ($54.99–$175). Refuel for long-distance runs in the nutritional section of the store, replete with Gatorade, PowerBars, and human gasoline.
Buckeye Running Company
Running shoes designed by New Balance, Mizuno, and other brands line the walls at Buckeye Running Company, a boutique dedicated to those who jog, race, or participate in marathons. Patrons can also peruse racks of athletic apparel designed by companies such as Saucony and Moving Comfort. The shop also holds events at which visitors can meet celebrated runners or learn techniques to avoid injuries.
4200 Aero Dr.
Mason, Ohio 45040Get Directions