Our Process

We make running easy through a simple three-step process.

   •   Process

Process

1

Tell Us Your Story

There are two stories we want to know. One is a story of your running history and future aspirations. This includes your current mileage, prior running injuries/issues, and future goals —if any beyond the pure enjoyment of living a healthy lifestyle. The second story we want to know is your biomechanical story. From there we’ll guide you in the right direction by narrowing down to a curated selection of shoes just for you.

Your running story is personal. It matters.

2

Feel The Sensation

As you briefly run in-store in the shoes we’ve curated for you, we’re going to help you identify what feels best. You may like a cushy shoe or prefer a more firm shoe. There’s no wrong answer. And, we’ll make sure the models you try work for your biomechanics. During the process we may also give you a few pointers on your running form.

Get ready to feel the sensation.

3

Let ‘Em Ride

You have 90 days from the date of purchase to run-in your new shoes. If you don’t like them for any reason during that time bring them back and we’ll give you full store credit towards a new pair of shoes. We ask you to trust yourself. Sometimes a shoe that felt great in the store just doesn’t feel as good after putting some miles in. In that case, we’ve got your back.

So get out and run worry-free!*

*One return per rewards account per year from the orignal point of purchase. Store credit must be redeemed at point of returned shoes.

Ready. Set. Start Here.


Get Involved

We aim to inspire our active community and we want you to be a part of it! Join one of our numerous events or training groups and find out what it’s like to be a part of our active community.

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Visit Our Store

Find out why so many people love Duluth Running Co. We’re located along Superior Street, near 10th Ave East, just outside Downtown Duluth.

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Corporate Health

We help companies invest in their employees health. Learn how our innovative Corporate Health Initiative Shoe Program can help your company achieve greater health and productivity.

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We will be open normal hours on Monday, December 2nd from 10am-8pm. Stay safe!
We will be open from 10am-1pm today due to the winter storm. Come see us for our #smallbusinesssaturday deals on Saturday, December 7th!
Shopping for gifts over Black Friday and Small Business Saturday? Stop into Duluth Running Company for some INSANE deals. For every $100 get a $20 gift card to use at a later date! Come in and join in on the fun! We will see you then! 🏃‍♂️🏃🏻‍♀️🎉🍗
Gobble Gallop is right around the corner! Friendly reminder that packet pickup starts tomorrow at noon (11/27). Packet pickup will be in the space below DRC! Keep your eye out for AMAZING coupons included in your race packets! See you soon, gallopers! 🏃🏻‍♀️🏃‍♂️🍗
Need that winter running motivation? Stop on in @duluthrunningco and gear up with our new winter trail/ice shoes.  Warmer temps not included...🥶
What better way to bring on Christmas Cheer than to get the family together to race dressed up as Santa Clause? Join us for the Santa 5K, a fun run and walk for the whole family, winding through the Lincoln Park craft district of Duluth, MN. 
For more info, go to duluthsantarun.com
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