Running Central (Peoria, IL)
Nestled amongst the cornfields of Peoria, Illinois is one of he biggest and best running stores in the world. And while the endless walls of shoes, spandex, and hydration packs are a huge draw, the service that Running Central provides is just as impressive. Along with killer customer service (like custom-fitting appointments), the store organizes training programs, group runs and local races, and provides knowledge about running form, local trails, and injury prevention.
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