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Join Our Team: The Love Run 1/2 Marathon - March 29th, 2015

We have set-up a team for the Philadelphia Love Run 1/2 Marathon for this coming March 2015. Click below and join our crew. This is a great way to shake the rust off from the Winter and to hang out with some great people (Yes, we are biased). Join our... Read More »

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Our Biggest Winter Sale - 50% off!!!

All, in stock, Winter apparel and accessories are 50% off. Get the gear now, so you can use them this season. There are some great technical updates to winter gear, so stop by and learn why this next generation of gear is better than the last. We are also discounting all colored sports bras, by 50% (This excludes all black, white, and beige bras).

(Men's tights, Enell, CWX, Brooks, and all prior sales excluded).

The Right Foot Forward Your Experience

At The Running Place, our goal is to ensure that you not only receive the right shoes, but also understand the reasons behind the choice. We provide free consultations, where we perform a gait analysis, inspect your worn out shoes for telling wear patterns, and talk with you about any injury history. All of this information helps us determine what shoe type is best for you.


Every journey begins with the first step. Before you take that first step, make sure you have the right shoes to get you where you are going. There are high arches, flat arches, and all heights in between. Some feet are rigid and some are flexible. There are different categories of shoes - different foot types are more comfortable and perform better in the right category. We will help you determine your foot type and which category best suits your needs.

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