Local Running Stores

The following is a list of locally owned running stores. CARA encourages runners to shop from these stores, rather than big box stores or online retailers.


Official CARA Partner Stores:

Fleet Feet (Chicago [South Loop, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Old Town], Deerfield, Elmhurst, Oak Park)

Peak Running (Burr Ridge, Downers Grove & LaGrange)

Running for Kicks (Palos Heights)

Xtra Mile (Schaumburg)


Additonal locally owned stores:

Commonwealth Running (Evanston)

Dick Pond Athletics (Carol Stream, Hoffman Estates, Lisle, Park Ridge, and St. Charles)

DNA Athletics (Plainfield)

Fleet Feet Schererville (Schererville, Ind.)

Geneva Running Outfitters (Geneva)

Human Race (Orland Park)

Lively Athletics (Oak Park)

Naperville Running Company (Naperville, Wheaton)

Runners High 'n Tri (Arlington Heights)

Running Excels (Beverly-Chicago)

The Runner's Edge (Libertyville)

The Running Depot (Crystal Lake)

847 Running (Libertyville)