The runner's starting block was invented in 1920 as an alternative to digging holes in the ground and filling them with claustrophobic groundhogs. Give your stride a boost with today's Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of shoes and apparel at Off' N Running in Greensboro.
Off' N Running equips Triad terrain-tramplers with a host of shoes and apparel designed to help them thoroughly flatten the finish line. The store stocks both basic running necessities and sport-specific supplements for men, women, and children, including cross-country spikes, moisture-wicking socks, and jogging strollers for conspicuously competitive toddlers. Grab a Brooks EZ long sleeve shirt ($30) to adorn flapping arms with warmth, or keep land flippers feeling loved by slipping them into a pair of high-performance Mizuno Wave Rider shoes ($99), winner of Runner World magazine's Editor's Choice award in 2008. Customers can reap the benefits of Off 'N Running's commitment to top-notch service during a complimentary gait analysis, during which knowledgeable staffers sweet talk furtive feet until they reveal their sole's deepest yearnings.
Many of Off 'N Running's team members are runners themselves and have tackled triathlons, decathlons and Kirkcamerons. The store is a hub for local happenings, providing crucial information concerning upcoming races and tri events in the community.
2201 Joan Ave.
Greensboro, North Carolina 27455Get Directions