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FOR ALL PEOPLE
WHO RUN.

LOCAL • INDEPENDENT • RUNNING SPECIALISTS

 

About

 
 

WELCOME TO THE LAKES

The Lakes Running Company is located at the heart of the Minneapolis Chain of Lakes. A place where the running community comes together. A place for all people who run.

Our store is independent and locally owned, featuring shoes, apparel and accessories from the best brands in running. Come in today for a professional fitting from one of our running specialists.

You can expect expert advice and great service. Meet a friend for a run, fill your water bottle or discover a new running route. We're here to make your run better.

Find us at the northwest corner of Bde Maka Ska - the former Run N Fun location in Calhoun Village (near Burger Jones and Punch Pizza).

 
 

PHONE
(612) 920-7386

LOCATION
Calhoun Village
3252 W. Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55416

HOURS
Mon-Thurs  10 am - 8 pm
Friday . 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday . 8 am - 5 pm
Sunday . 11 am - 4 pm

THE BEST BRANDS IN RUNNING

We're proud to carry shoes, apparel and accessories from the best brands in running.

 

ALTRA

ASICS

BALEGA

BODY GLIDE

BROOKS

CLIF

FEETURES

FITSOK

GU

HOKA ONE ONE

MCDAVID

MIZUNO

NATHAN

NUUN

NEW BALANCE

OISELLE

ROCK TAPE

ROLL RECOVERY

SALOMON

SAUCONY

SQUIRREL'S NUT BUTTER

COMMUNITY

We're all in this together. Connect with others for easy runs, training and social events.

GROUP RUNS FROM THE STORE

The Monday Night Run
Casual group run followed by social time. Run starts at 6 PM every Monday. Various paces and distances. All are welcome.

The Breakfast Club
FREE WORKOUTS. Join us every Wednesday morning at 9:30 AM for this FREE workout series with coach Savannah Kent of Superior Performance Endurance Coaching. Take your training to the next level with a 60 minute outdoor workout focused on speed and strength.

Gain energy from the group as you work toward your personal fitness goals. Every workout can be scaled for any ability and fitness level. All are welcome.

It might be the hardest you work all week. It might be the best thing you do all day.

 

 

community events

Twin Cities Marathon #HypeTeam

Special offer for anyone running Twin Cities Marathon this year: Join our TCM #HypeTeam! Purchase any pair of shoes (at a special discounted price) and take your pick of any Lakes Running Co. branded singlet, tank or shirt - for free. All you have to do is agree to wear it during Twin Cities Marathon.

From now until race day, you'll get a great #HypeTeam discount on any other shoes, apparel or accessories that you need.

You'll also be invited to two exclusive social events: a #HypeTeam mixer before the marathon and a post-race celebration on Marathon Sunday.

That's it. A great deal on shoes & gear, a free racing top, fun events, and you'll help spread the word about the area's newest locally owned running store.

For more information, stop by the store or email Pete at LakesRunning@gmail.com.

Sign up soon. SIzes and selection are limited. Offer ends August 31, 2018.

Sorry that this offer doesn't apply to other events. TCM is the focus. We're keeping it local, and we're keeping it real.

RuNNING ROUTES

Plan a great run from the store. Be sure to check in before you head out on the run, or stop by afterward to tell us how it went.

Download FastZach to create your own routes. For "Route start", just enter "The Lakes Running Company".

Bde Maka Ska - 3.77 Mile

Bde Maka Ska + Harriet - 7.5 Mile

3 Lakes - 10.22 Mile

3 Lakes to Bunny - 15.3 Mile

Midtown Greenway - Out & Back 5K

Cedar Lake 5K

Lake of the Isles + Bde Maka Ska

Lake of the Isles

Cedar Lake Loop

4 Lakes (around Nokomis) Long Run

THE LAKES

LOCATION
Calhoun Village
3252 W. Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN 55416

PHONE
(612) 920-7386

HOURS
Mon-Thurs
  10 am - 8 pm
Friday  10 am - 6 pm
Saturday  8 am - 5 pm
Sunday  11 am - 4 pm

 
 

Contact Us

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Join us at the store - even if you're not shopping. Come in, go for a run, meet some new people. Socialize with your fellow humans. The Lakes should be a place where runners gather. Join us for one of our regularly scheduled weekly runs - Monday at 6 PM or Wednesday at 9:30 AM - or check out one of the special events below.

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The breakfast club:
Free, fun, coach-led workouts

every Wednesday • 9:30 AM

FREE WORKOUTS. Join us every Wednesday morning at 9:30 AM for this FREE workout series with coach Savannah Kent of Superior Performance Endurance Coaching. Take your training to the next level with a 60 minute outdoor workout focused on speed and strength.

Gain energy from the group as you work toward your personal fitness goals. Every workout can be scaled for any ability and fitness level. All are welcome.

It might be the hardest you work all week. It might be the best thing you do all day.

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COL half marathon
Post-race brunch / Party
Sunday, September 9 • 11 AM

You just ran a half marathon around our favorite lakes. It's time to celebrate! Join us at the store from 11 AM to 1 PM. We'll have bagels and fruit as well as traditional brunch beverages.

If you're getting ready for a fall marathon, it's time to make sure that you have everything you need for the big day. Our staff will be ready to get you ready.

Be sure to bring your race number for special in-store discounts. All COL Half Marathon participants can register to win a $100 Lakes Running Co. gift certificate!

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mini-treatments
with Dr. Judith sperling

Thursday, September 20 • 6 PM

Judith Sperling, DPM, of Twin Cities Foot & Ankle Clinic, will be in store from 6-8 PM offering FREE mini-treatments using Well Wave / Acoustic Compression Therapy. This is your chance to experience this revolutionary therapy that is known to help plantar fasciitis and achilles tendonitis, but is useful for most muscle/joint issues. If you're experiencing aches and pains from fall event training, be sure to stop by.