University Store Annual Sidewalk Sale

Headed to the King Tiger 5K this weekend? One of Charlotte’s most family-friendly 5K events is bookended with one of the biggest sales of the year at our Run For Your Life University store. Whether you’re here for the King Tiger 5K, or just in the neighborhood to shop—- take advantage of these great deals… Read more »

Summer Track Series is Back

That’s right! The Run For Your Life Summer Track Series is back! For five Tuesdays you can race the clock and the competition starting Tuesday, May 28. For more than a decade, the Summer Track Series has been one of the hottest tickets on the Charlotte road racing calendar. And it still is.  “The best… Read more »

Staff Picks: Feetures Socks 

You know the saying, “it’s what’s inside that counts.” Whoever wrote that one probably wan’t thinking about socks, but we certainly feel it applies here. Gross, worn out, stretched out socks can make running in even the best fitting shoes a less-than-awesome experience. Think: chafing, blisters, and other unpleasantness.  No matter how far or fast… Read more »

Best Bets for Mom 

Mother’s Day is Sunday. We know, we know… you didn’t forget. This is just a friendly reminder. And what kind of friends would we be if we didn’t also remind you of some great gift ideas to celebrate the mom in your life who runs— and probably just plain runs things, too. Here are our… Read more »

Sports Bras: Fit Matters

Run For Your Life is known for our thorough and exacting running shoe fittings, but did you know we also offer professional sports bra fittings? If you wear a sports bra, you know fit matters. And “fit” goes way beyond size. A properly fitted bra provides the right amount of coverage, support, and longevity–all without… Read more »