Until the day when society accepts the naked parading of feet of all ages, footwear will remain a social must. Embrace the race for fashionable, practical footwear with today’s Groupon: for $35, you get $70 worth of shoes and apparel at The Finish Line Running Store, located in Emmaus.
The Finish Line has stocked and talked running and walking shoes for more than 25 years, offering custom sizing for feet of all arches and insteps. Owner Chris Schmidt's background in pedorthic foot management transfers over to both his staff and his own personal recommendations to in-training shoppers. Peruse a slew of well-known shoe brands including Asics, Brooks, Saucony, and EMU, or suit up with a variety of aerodynamic tops, shorts, and gear. Popular items currently include Mizuno Wave Rider shoes ($99), Powerstep Orthotic Arches ($39.95), and Balega Hidden Comfort socks ($11).
Though The Finish Line Running Store yet to receive many online reviews, more than 400 Facebookers are fans.
The Finish Line Running Store
The Finish Line recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, and its 14th under the ownership of Chris Schmidt, who took over the lead after working at the shop for nearly eight years. A former student in Ball State's pedorthic foot management program, Chris and his staff help customers select the shoe best suited to their running, walking, and slow-motion kung-fu kicking needs, with footwear from name brands such as Adidas, Asics, Brooks, and Saucony. They also stock apparel from makers including Mizuno and Saucony to help keep athletes in sharp, comfortable clothing. Customers wanting to test out their new gear can participate in one of Finish Line's weekly or seasonal running events.
10 S 4th St.
Emmaus, Pennsylvania 18049Get Directions