OUR LUCKY #7th STORE GETS A BIG WEEK-LONG PARTY 

Mansfield Grand Opening 

Join us at our newest location – Marathon Sports Mansfield – located at 287 School Street in Mansfield, MA – for our Grand Opening Celebration August 19th – 26th.  We will feature education and unique experiences every day, as well as some pretty cool gifts for customers who choose to make purchases.

Also, enjoy a full tasting bar of nutritional products from all of our brands, an extravaganza of try-on socks, and free socks with every shoe purchased.

Every person who visits our store during the Grand Opening Celebration will be entered into a raffle to win some wicked awesome stuff:

-        Round trip tickets on JetBlue

-        Entry into the Rock ‘n Roll Marathon/Half Marathon of your choice

-        Saucony “Gear for a Year”

-        Nike GPS watches

-        Timex Heart Rate Monitors

-        Shoes and gear from Newton Running

-        Shoes from New Balance

-        And on and on and on… 

Sunday August 19th, 12noon – 6pm

-        “Is less more?”:  The science and engineering behind a new approach to running.  A discussion of what we know and what we don’t know about changing gait, and new running shoe designs for all types of runners.  Spencer White – VP Human Performance & Innovation Lab at Saucony – at 2pm

-        Vendor sponsor – Saucony

Monday August 20th, 12noon – 7:30pm

-        Learn about the benefits of heart rate monitor training, test an HRM unit on a demo run, and go over your results with a specialist from Timex – at 6pm

-        Vendor sponsors – Balega and Timex

Tuesday August 21st, 12noon – 7:30pm

-        Foundation Performance is a sports medicine and fitness company whose goal is to improve the physical performance and overall health of their clients. They are sought after by athletes at all levels and have four clients competing in the 2012 London Olympic games. Mike Silva – President and Founder– will be on site from 5pm – 7pm

-        Vendor sponsor – The North Face

Wednesday August 22nd, 12noon – 7:30pm

-        Fall Marathon/Half Marathon 101 Clinic:  We will provide an overview of important training tips and information to help you get through your training.  From apparel to accessories, GPS to chafing, we will present different ways for you to train smarter and answer 

any questions you might have. – 6pm

-        Vendor Sponsor – adidas 

Thursday August 23rd, 12noon – 8:30pm

-        Video gait analysis – all day

-        Do you know what your running form is like?  Are you a “heel striker”?  Are you a “forefoot striker”?  Is your form efficient?  Join us for Running Form workshops where we will strive to make running a more enjoyable part of your life.  You will also have the opportunity to try out different Newton footwear on a group run. – 6:30pm

-        Vendor sponsor – Newton Running

Friday August 24th, 12noon – 7:30pm

-        Do you know what your running form is like?  Are you a “heel striker”?  Are you a “forefoot striker”?  Is your form efficient?  Join us for Running Form workshops where we will strive to make running a more enjoyable part of your life.  You will also have the opportunity to try out different New Balance footwear on a group run. – 6pm

-        Vagabond CrossFit demo – 4pm – 7pm

-        Vendor sponsor – New Balance

Saturday August 25th, 10am – 6pm

-        A Physical Therapist from Elite Health and Fitness will be on site to do evaluations and assessments, as well as offer tips on avoiding and coping with injuries – 12noon – 3pm

-        Vendor sponsor – Nike

Sunday August 26th, 12noon – 6pm

-        A Personal Trainer from one of our local partner fitness facilities will be on hand to offer tips and exercises that will help you strengthen key muscle groups, and get your body in optimal shape for running – 2pm – 5pm

-        Vendor sponsors:  Brooks and Moving Comfort