It was Benjamin Franklin who famously quipped, "Opposable thumbs, running 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 $25, you get $50 worth of shoes, accessories, and apparel at New Balance Round Rock in the University Oaks Shopping Center.
New Balance Round Rock outfits pavement pounders in its store stocked with a large selection of running, walking, cross-training, tennis and trail running shoes, accessories, and apparel. The only exclusive New Balance retailer in the Austin area, the store boasts a total fit service, which customizes kicks to fit all foot types and frolicking needs.
Motion-control ($49.95) and pressure-relief ($44.95) arch supports guide soles across tumultuous terrains, and potential Cinderellas can move up a size by padding the feet with six pairs of women's running socks ($18). Kick it poolside in summer with men's Mad River flip-flops ($49.95) or comfy women's running tops ($22). Meanwhile, toddlers rebelling against loop-de-loops can sport velcro shoes ($44.95), and their parents can add pomp to treadmill reunions by putting $50 toward fancy pairs of the 860 Runner ($109.95) and the 1080 Runner ($144.95).