When pursuing physical fitness, the right equipment becomes invaluable, helping prevent injury from improper footwear or embarrassment from wearing cupcake kneepads. Forgo pastry padding and appropriately equip yourself with today's Groupon: for $25, you get $50 worth of running shoes, apparel, and accessories at Fit3 in Vienna.
Boasting 21,000 square feet of energizing items, Fit3 embodies healthy living with a wide array of brand-name fitness equipment, apparel, and footwear from top-tier gear gurus, such as Asics and Nike, as well as vitamins and nutritional supplements. Runners bound into better shape via Five Steps, a 3-D gait program and fitting process, which commences with a foot consultation by one of the store's shoe specialists. Throughout each 25- to 30-minute fitting session, a foot's length, width, arch, and tourism attraction-potential is measured, followed by an arch analysis that diagnoses prime shoe positioning and support structure. Interactive testing ends with a brief turn on an in-house treadmill to assess range of movement and stride, ensuring pavement pounders are outfitted with the optimal model of shoe. Customers then peruse more than 75 footwear models from brands such as Asics ($85–$140), Nike ($90–$160), as well as hard-to-find footwear, such as Ecco Biom shoes ($195–$210). As part of the Five Step fit process, Fit3 will additionally craft custom foot beds on-site, which, though lacking dotted-pink canopies, ensures full-post support and warm-fuzzy jogging moments ($79.99). Those looking for above-the-ankle merchandise may browse through dozens of racks of running apparel, such as Asics technical running shirts (starting at $17) or high-tech tights (starting at $35).
8520 Leesburg Pike
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