10 Reasons To Shop At Specialty Running Stores

  • By Brian Metzler
  • Published Jul. 23, 2013
  • Updated Dec. 9, 2013 at 7:49 PM UTC

Help us pick the top 50 running shops in America by nominating your favorites.

Each year, Competitor magazine and Running Insight® identify the 50 Best Running Stores in America®. It starts with runners nominating their favorite stores through Then those stores are put through a rigorous evaluation process, which includes mystery shopping to assess customer service, credit ratings from vendors and assessments about local programs and community commitment.

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Which specialty running shop is the best in the country for 2013? Help us out by voting for your favorite shops by clicking here.

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