Running shoes usually have logos that evoke the idea of speed, such as a swoosh, a cheetah driving a go-kart, or a child growing up. Be the fastest human you know with today's Groupon: for $25, you get $50 worth of specialty running and walking gear at Philadelphia Runner. Choose one of three locations: Center City, University City, or their new Glen Mills location in Glen Eagle Square.
Hit the streets, track, or early-morning mall walk in state-of-the-art style. Philadelphia Runner boasts an impressive stock of foot cushions from trusted brands, including Nike, Puma, Asics, Adidas, and New Balance. Use your Groupon to put a dent in the perfect pair of running or walking shoes ($85–$140), or take your sport to the next level with top-notch equipment, such as heart-rate monitors ($50–$200), stop watches ($20–$100), and Japanese-imported rocket boots. Speak to one of the helpful running gurus about the Team Philly race-training program, or snag the perfect shirt to wick the sweat from your body, making your upcoming marathon seem effortless and keeping your armpits dry as hotel towels.
- Philadelphia Runner is a great store for both the serious runner and the person who is just getting started...They have all the top brand names. They also offer gait analysis and will lead you to make the right decision on picking a running shoe appropriate for you. – Natalie K., Insider Pages
- This is my go-to running place in the City. Always personable and knowledgeable, and they are even dog friendly! – Melissa R, Yelp