Pacers Running Stores is a family owned and operated running and walking specialty retailer in the greater Washington DC area. Their current retail locations include: Old Town, Alexandria (1301 King Street), Clarendon, Arlington (3100 Clarendon Boulevard), Pentagon Row, Arlington (1101 South Joyce Street), Downtown Silver Spring (8535 Fenton Street), and Old Town, Fairfax (10427 North Street).
Their flagship location, Pacers Alexandria, has been in business since 1991 and was acquired by the Farley family in 2003. Pacers Arlington opened in December 2005 followed by Pacers Silver Spring in July 2007, Pacers Fairfax in April 2008, and Pacers Pentagon Row (formerly Gotta Run) in August 2009.
They are considered experts in the field of running and have developed a strong following among area runners and fitness enthusiasts over the past 18 years. Senior management members are frequent speakers at large events like the Marine Corps Marathon. They provide only the best in running and walking shoes, apparel, and accessories and pride ourselves on customer service, including their custom fit process, and involvement in the local community.