Choosing the right shoe
Choosing the right running shoe for your personal style and foot type is critical to your long term comfort and injury prevention. All of our stores offer free gait analysis to help you choose the right shoe for you whether you require a neutral, stability or motion control shoe. Our buying guides might also help, or you can always call us on 08453 76 76 69.
Runners Need has 31 running shops across the UK, including Manchester, Birmingham, Exeter and several in London. Our staff are almost all enthusiastic runners themselves and can offer expert advice whether you're an experienced marathon runner, training for your first 10k or just getting back into running to try and get fit. Find out more about our store locations here.
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We try to make all of our prices fair and competitive, but if you do find the same product for a lower price (in the same size, colour and spec) we'll be happy to refund the difference whether you're buying the product in store or online. See our Terms+Conditions for more information.
Founded by runners over 30 years ago, Runners Need is one of the leading specialist running retailers in the UK, with 31 shops nationwide as well as our website. We stock only the highest quality running shoes, technical clothing and accessories for men and women from the world's leading running brands, including Nike, adidas, Brooks, Saucony and Garmin. Visit us in store, use our website or call us on 08453 76 76 69.