Philadelphia Marathon Month


The countdown to the Philadelphia Marathon (half-marathon and 8K!) is on and we can’t wait to run this city with you. From Center City to West Philadelphia and Fairmount Park out to Manayunk, we’re looking forward to a weekend of fun, sweat and cheers with the best running community around.

Since the race is only getting closer, we’re kicking off Marathon Month with a ‘Runner’s Checklist’ to help you get everything you need for the big day.

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Am I Running In The Right Shoe?

Am I Running In The Right Shoe?


Am I Running In The Right Shoe?

We’ve been following along  Jenn Collin’s Team Philly – Philadelphia Marathon Training program for the past few weeks. This week, we caught up with Jenn to talk about how training is going and to discuss her experience with choosing the right (and wrong) running shoe.

Are you training for a 5K, half-marathon or full marathon? Read on to learn how you can find out which running shoes are a good fit for you. Read more

Mizuno Updates Are In! Here’s What You Need To Know…

Mizuno Updates Are In! Here’s What You Need To Know…


Mizuno Updates Are In! Here’s What You Need To Know…

Gearing up for a fall race? Whether you’re running the Rock & Roll Half Marathon or the Philadelphia Full Marathon, choosing the right gear and shoes for your training runs and race day will definitely improve your experience.

If you’ve been training in the Mizuno Wave Rider or Wave Inspire, you’ll be happy to know that both shoes have updated in time for your fall races!

In addition to great shoes, Mizuno has released a new fall apparel line — featuring it’s Breath Thermo technology — to outfit you from head to toe. Read more

Buying New Running Shoes: What You Need to Know


5 Things You Need to Know About Shopping for Shoes with Philadelphia Runner

So you’ve decided you want to buy a new pair of running shoes. That’s an excellent step (pun fully intended), but where do you go from there?

Many times we have customers come in and explain to us how they were intimidated to come in, but are so glad they did! I’m here today to present you with 5 things you need to know about shopping for shoes with Philadelphia Runner. Read more