By Steph Rodriguez
Sacramento is home to some of the most alluring scenery and picturesque running trails in Northern California. But, for most avid runners there comes a time when one must retire that lucky pair of running shoes, especially after logging all those dusty miles. So,whether you’re a long-distance marathon runner, a triathlete or even a casual jogger, one visit to any of these shoe havens will make any form of exercise a more comfortable experience from head to toe.
2311 J St.
Sacramento, CA 95816
Fleet Feet opened its flagship store in Sacramento in 1976 and aimed to provide support for customers who seek to live a healthier and active lifestyle in the region’s vast surrounding outdoors. For more than 40 years the Fleet Feet team uses its shoe fitting technique to ensure every stance, stride and step will be properly supported by the wide selection of running shoes in stock with brands from Nike to New Balance. The highly trained staff will even assess the biomechanics of its customers’ feet to ensure proper fit. What’s more, Fleet Feet also has its own adult running team for dedicated racers and helps each team member maximize their ability with a year-round training regimen that focuses on local and regional races.
Extreme Soccer & Rugby
535 Fulton Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95825
8470 Elk Grove Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
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4370 Town Center Blvd., Suite 150
Rancho Cordova, CA 95762
Founded by two long-time business colleagues with a mutual love of running, Gold Country Run & Sport aims to carry world-class specialty running shoes, apparel, accessories and all the nutritional items needed in order to help keep its customers healthy and running for years to come. After finding a new favorite pair of running shoes, join the staff on one of their free, store runs while learning new trails, or sign up for one of many long-distance marathons they sponsor every year.
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