Author Archives: Rackets & Runners

Brooks Running Review

From the Vanguard and the Chariot, to today’s lineup of 21st century classics, Brooks Running is a huge part of the history of Rackets & Runners. When runners got serious in the 70’s, Brooks was at the starting line building … Read more

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What’s In Keith’s Tennis Bag?

R&R staffer and avid tennis player, Keith, let’s us into his bag to see what gear is essential for him to carry to the court. A. The Bag: A Babolat Aero Pro Holder 12 Tennis Bag – It comes complete … Read more

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#ThisIsMyYear to Play Ultimate

Expand Your Lung Capacity and Social Circle with Summer Ultimate! The sun is shining and you’re running. You realize you need to kick into a higher gear. The disc is hovering in front of you and it’s starting to drop. … Read more

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Sports Bra Fitting Event – Wed, Feb 18th

Is it time to update your Sports Bra? At Rackets & Runners, we know sports bras and carry a great selection. Come join us at the store on February 18th from 7 – 9pm for an event devoted to getting … Read more

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Stocking Stuffers & Small Gifts for the Runner

We’ve found a number of items that have proven to be awesome accessories for the runner. Tried and tested by members of our own run club, we’ve heard the feedback first hand, and are confident that the runner on your … Read more

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Top Picks for the Tennis Player

From shoes to string, we’ve reviewed a few top picks for the tennis player on your gift list. Newly released and rated by the experts at Rackets & Runners. New 2015 HEAD rackets and shoes just came in, and there … Read more

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Eye Protection is Important

A hard hit to the head is ideally, altogether avoided. So is a sharp poke in the eye. But when we play the sports we love, that just can’t be guaranteed. In this last week alone we had 2 squash … Read more

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Sand Socks

From the pro beach volleyball player to the beachcomber, Sand Socks are gaining momentum as the must-have sporty beach accessory with year round functionality. Between the tough, Duratex coated neoprene sole and high quality Spandex upper with Ultraviolet Protection of … Read more

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The Art of Fit

Meet your Fitter The shape of your foot and the way you move is unique to you. We believe in getting you into the right pair of shoes that best supports both. Whether you’re walking, running or hitting, your feet … Read more

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Urban Poling

Wake up your workout with Urban Poling, or Nordic Walking as it’s also known. Pole walking provides a number of physical benefits above and beyond those of your everyday walk.  The social aspect and health benefits of walking is further … Read more

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