Store Hours:

Monday: 11am-7pm

Tuesday: 11am-7pm

Wednesday: 11am-7pm

Thursday: 11am-7pm

Friday: 11am-7pm

Saturday: 10am-5pm

Sunday: 11pm-3pm

The Best Selection of Gear

At Vertical Runner we aren’t always chasing trends or sticking with the tried and true. We are constantly testing, researching, and talking to people to find out what new products could benefit our customers.  If you have a question about a product, ask the staff! Chances are, that they are using it.

Making the Right Shoe Choice

Is there a secret to picking out the perfect running, hiking or walking shoe?  Start your search with this in mind: There’s no one-size-fits-all perfect running shoe.  Check out these 4 ways to find the perfect fit.

Vertical Runner Events

Upcoming Store Events

Vertical Runner is more than a store to buy running gear, we are part of the community. Vertical Runner Brecksville and Hudson locations both regularly host a variety of events that may appeal to the seasoned runner or those that are looking to be more active.

Upcoming Local Races

Looking for a local 5k? Pushing the limits and looking for a marathon or 50k?
Vertical Runner is involved in lots of local races. Take a peak at our race calendar for an event to fit your goals.


New Gear

At VR, we strive to keep up with the latest models. Not sure about something that is new? Ask the staff, chances are they have given it a try!

Running Groups

Training Groups

Vertical Runner partners with Northeast Ohio Fit which is a training program for those who are looking to complete a fall race.

What started out as a running store in 2003, has developed into a community for walkers, runners, track and field athletes and fitness enthusiasts to come find the best footwear, apparel, and advise. Whether you are training to run your first marathon, walk a 5k, or need shoes and apparel to get you through the day, we are excited to help you get there. We will take whatever time needed to help you find the correct products to match your needs.