Sporting Goods & Apparel
CHARLOTTE RUNNING COMPANY
This runner’s paradise has everything you need to gear up and train safely. In addition to offering extensive footwear options, the shop also has apparel from specialized brands. Open M-F 10 am-7 pm, Sa 10 am-5 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. www.charlotterunning.com 5355 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy., 704.708.5220.; 1412 East Blvd., 704.377.8786.; 10129 Perimeter Pkwy., 704.910.1335.
JESSE BROWN’S ADVENTURE
Whether you’re trekking up the Appalachian Mountains or just setting up a tent in the backyard, Jesse Brown’s Adventure has everything you’ll need for a successful outdoor experience. The supply of North Face jackets and backpacks, Chaco sandals and Patagonia polos make even the most rigorous outings fashionable and practical. Open M-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su 1-6 pm. www.jessebrowns.com 4732 Sharon Road, 704.556.0020.