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2003 BEST Running Shop

Marathon Sports

Boston

Any running shop can outfit you with warm winter running tights, a cool stopwatch, or the best summer dry-fit shirt. But only the best can motivate you to actually get out and use the stuff you spent all that money… read more»

2002 BEST Running Shop

Marathon Sports

Boston

After years of outfitting die-hard and amateur runners alike from its outlying locations, Marathon Sports has opened a high-profile branch right at the finish of the Boston Marathon. Has success jaded the staff or inflated the prices? Not a chance:… read more»

2001 BEST Running Shop

Marathon Sports

Cambridge

Boston is (as a running city should be) chock full of running shops. But none provides the level of personal attention offered at Marathon Sports, where the staff is rigorously trained to labor over every sale. Salespeople here will consider… read more»

1998 BEST Running Shop

Marathon Sports

Cambridge

By a mile, Marathon packs a lot of running expertise and merchandise into its very small Cambridge anchor store, but as they say, size doesn’t matter. The prices aren’t much lower than at those megastores, but the salespeople are knowledgeable… read more»