By Alaina Brandenburger
Whether you’ve been training for a marathon or have simply logged a lot of miles on your running shoes, you are likely in the market for a new pair. The proper pair of shoes can help you improve your form and can help minimize the risk of injury.
Seasoned runners and novices alike will benefit from a high quality pair of running shoes. Jog over to one of these stores in the Denver area and find a pair that is perfectly suited to your specific needs.
459 S. McCaslin Blvd.
Louisville, CO 80027
For 40 years, Runners Roost has been helping runners of all disciplines find the perfect shoe. Its knowledgeable offers a commitment to customer service, and they are able to answer many questions about each shoe. Many employees specialize in gait analysis, so they can help you find a shoe that fits your style and your own needs. They also know the inventory well and will answer your questions and concerns. Founded in Colorado Springs, the store has grown to add five locations in the Denver metro area, along with a Ft. Collins location.
629 South Broadway, Suite E
Boulder, CO 80305
This full-service running store has quickly become known as one of the best places in which to find a good pair of running shoes. Founded in 2009, Flatirons Running offers a vast selection of shoes for any running scenario. Its founder also specialized in customized insoles, and he has helped many a runner alleviate their personal foot issues to enhance comfort and improve performance. Located in Boulder, the shop has shoes for trail running, street running, casual running and much more.
103 N. Rubey Drive
Golden, CO 80403
Founded by marathon runners, this shop offers a comprehensive experience for buying running shoes. Services offered include gait analysis, and employees will select multiple shoes for you to try on, ensuring that you find the best fit. With shoes from well-known and more obscure brands, you will likely find a shoe that meets your needs. Runners High also has a blog in which you can find training tips, suggested workouts and much more. Serious runners will love this store’s approach to finding the best shoe.
RNK Running And Walking
13019 S. Parker Road.
Parker, CO 80134
Runners in the south metro area should definitely swing by RNK Running and Walking to find the perfect shoe. This shop is known for its attentive staff, who will aid you through the process of finding the right shoe. Its staff is well versed in running and walking, and they will work hard to answer all of your questions and concerns. Known for its customer focus, RNK Running and Walking is a popular stop for runners who like attentive, service minded employees. The shop carries a wide variety of shoes for many different purposes and terrain.
201 University Blvd., Unit 103
Denver, CO 80206
If running is a family event, head over to Little Feet to find shoes for the kids. One of Denver’s best shoe stores for kids, Little Feet has an extensive selection of shoes. The employees will help find a shoe that is the perfect fit for your child, so they can have a comfortable experience running on the road or the trail. Carrying well-known brands, including New Balance, Adidas and Puma among many others, your will be sure to find a running shoe that fits your child’s running needs and their personal style.