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 fitness wear, accessories, and shoes at Runner’s Roost in Darien.
Along with a staff dedicated to matching athletes with their most suitable podiatric prospects, Runner’s Roost also offers a host of fitness apparel and accessories. To facilitate the easy transition of homeless toes to loving shelters, a friendly shoe savant will evaluate factors such as foot arch and specific workout goals to determine which of the 200 shoe styles best fits your active lifestyle. Foot-swaddling kicks such as the Nike Pegasus ($89.95), the Saucony Ride ($94.95), and the ASICS Cumulus ($99.95) will help you negotiate tricky sidewalk corners like a driver at the Monaco Grand Prix, and a line of stylish and sweat-wicking apparel will ensure you aren’t arrested for running naked on laundry day.
Cast off the sweaty cottons of yesteryear and choose from a wide selection of apparel and accessories. Performance-boosting accessories include running heel cups ($17.99), Thorlos Experia socks ($13.99), and Spenco RX arch cushion inserts that make feet feel like they're running on spring-loaded marshmallows ($14.99).
For almost 35 years, the knowledgeable staffers at Runner’s Roost have understood that different sneakers are necessary for marathoners, trail runners, and those seeking to escape a bank heist. They call upon their personal experience and training in these nuances to pair their customers with one of more than 200 shoe models in stock.