Check Out These Running Stores Around Westwood

If you’re searching for new running gear, we’ve got you covered. Three of our favorite running stores around Westwood feature a wide selection of products, ranging from GPS watches to the best shoe brands on the market. Best of all, these shops are just minutes from Westwood Glen Commons. In other words, shopping for footwear, clothes, and more has never been more convenient. Read on to explore the top spots near our Westwood apartments:

Charles River Running 

When Charlotte Walsh opened Charles River Running, she wanted to offer a one-stop shop for the best running, hiking, and fitness gear in the area. While the store carries many products, it specializes in comfortable shoes. To date, Walsh’s team has fitted over 19,000 pairs of shoes. Along with footwear, you can also shop for other items, like pullovers, compression socks, and spiky massage balls to soothe your feet after a long run.

Marathon Sports 

Marathon Sports comes from humble beginnings. In fact, back in 1975, the owner originally operated out of an apartment near Harvard Square. Today, Marathon has expanded to 11 locations that all offer friendly service and high-quality products. Their selection includes a variety of gear, like running shoes, sunglasses, and hybrid weather gloves. In addition, the shop also hosts several running groups. When you run with Marathon, they’ll even help you keep track of your mileage. When you reach certain milestones, you can enjoy perks, like exclusive discounts, members-only gear, and more.


A "champion for the running class," Tracksmith welcomes beginners and seasoned competitors alike. Located on Boston's Newbury Street, the store carries products for training, racing, and rest days. When you visit the shop, you’ll find sweatbands, tank tops, wool socks, and more. 

Now that you know all about the most popular running stores around Westwood, it’s time to check them out for yourself. After you stock up on gear, you can set out on an intense run, or a relaxing nature hike. For more information on Westwood Glen Commons, please contact us. Our leasing team would love to take you on a tour of our apartments in Westwood, MA so that you can see firsthand all that our community has to offer.

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