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2841 18th Street S
Birmingham, Alabama 35209
Phone: 205-870-5644

Key Tri-Specific Contact(s)

Yes, Their Names - Scott Strand, Jeff Martinez, Val McLean - Owners and all info

Diagnostic Equipment

Footbed digitizer, Treadmill


Running Shoes: Adidas, Asics, Brooks, K-Swiss, Karhu, Mizuno, New Balance, Nike, Pearl Izumi, Puma, Saucony
Socks: Balega, Defeet
Run Focused Apparel: ASICS, Brooks, Mizuno, New Balance, Nike, Saucony
Tri Focused Apparel: None
Swim Gear: None
Wetsuits: None

General Information

Store Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs 10-6; Wed til we're done running..7ish, Sat 9:30-5pm; Sunday 1-4pm
Runs & Classes: Wednesday night runs- 3, 5, 8+ mile routes, all paces from 5min to 13+
Saturday mornings- 6:30, loosely organized
During Mercedes Marathon prep, organized runs on the course, see web page.

Shop Info Two other locations:
280 - 4740 Highway 280, Birmingham, AL 35242; 205-408-5723
Mon-Thurs 10:30-6:30pm
Friday 10:30-6pm
Saturday 10-5pm
Sunday 1-4pm
Summer runs

Trussville - 183 Main Street, Trussville, AL 35173
Mon-Friday, 10-6pm, Saturday 10-5pm
Monday Night Run- 6pm...all comers

Directions: Maps located on the web page for each location.

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Parking Availability
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Triathlon Inventory
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lots of tri stuff
Running Inventory
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second tier brands
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