Running is a healthy activity for body and mind, unless it involves jogging while reading baseball star Mark McGwire’s first romance novel. Improve your running experience and move on to Mr. McGwire’s later works with today’s Groupon to TrySports in Mount Pleasant. Choose between the following options:
- For $15, you get $30 worth of apparel, shoes, and accessories.
- For $55, you get a pair of custom-fit shoe insoles (a $110 value).
TrySports outfits athletes with apparel, comfortable shoes, and durable accessories for a variety of sports including running, cycling, swimming, walking, fitness, and triathlons, and its knowledgeable staff can guide patrons to the gear best suited to their build or routine. Instead of running laps only inside a freshwater aquarium, ensure your body stays hydrated with FuelBelt accessories ($5–$25.99), which keep bottles belted to hips and hips belted to belts. Mizuno Breath Thermo wares absorb body moisture and alchemize it into heat, keeping the body snug during wintry outdoor runs or bike rides (from $19.99). Or keep a clear eye out for lifeguards making out with pool drains thanks to swim goggles from Nike or Aqua Sphere ($10+). Meanwhile, in the five-step fitting processes for bikes and shoes, a specialist employs orthotics to ensure a comfortable ride or run.
The Footbalance system cradles feet in custom-molded insoles, shaped for each individual foot and its arch after a 10-minute analysis. Aside from working as functional bookmarks, the insoles help to improve overall foot function body alignment.
In TrySports's perfect world, everyone would aspire to a higher level of fitness and healthiness. Whether they choose running, swimming, cycling, charging into triathlons, or sweating through a gym regimen, customers receive help from the staff in acquiring the supplies they need to reach an improved state of physical wellness. They custom-fit shoes by analyzing each patron's gait and help to select bicycles according to legs' length and mouths' ability to make motorcycle noises. The crew also curates a collection of water bottles, wristwatches, nutritional supplements, apparel, and cushy insoles to further ease athletic pursuits. The colorful array of products bears labels from brands including Under Armour, Mizuno, Asics, Brooks, Saucony, Hoka, Altra, and Colombia, which prepares patrons to sprint through races or catch up to the one guy who knows the rules for competitive hide-and-go-seek.