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GBRC - Newton
1229 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02459

Phone: (617) 340-8652
Store Hours:
Monday - Friday:10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday:10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday:12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Shoe Review: Nike Air Structure 18


by Greg MacGowan, Running Specialist The 18th version of Nike’s venerable Air Structure attempts to deliver two elements which are difficult to combine in a highly-stable running shoe: stability for all but the most extreme over-pronators while keeping the shoe flexible and avoiding a “brick”-like running experience. Through a series of innovative materials and changes […]

Coach Needed: Hiring in Newton for Beginner Training Program


Are you a coach?  Looking to expand your skills and experience? The Greater Boston Running Company in Newton is hiring for a coach.  The training program at the store ranges from a 5K, 10K or half marathon and the time frame changes accordingly.  The program is waiting to be established by you! The Greater Boston […]

Running Technology, the Needs/ Wants.

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Tax Free Weekend: Which running technology is your choice?  With the big Massachusetts tax free weekend on the horizon, an athletic star like yourself focuses on the best savings purchase: a new running watch or activity tracker.   What is the best option? What are your needs? In no particular order, here are the usual […]

Free Injury Clinics on 4/6 (Newton) & 4/13 (Lexington)


Injured?  Sign up for your FREE consultation with a medical professional our next round of Injury Clinics, brought to you by our partnership with NBRx.   Monday, April 6th 5:30pm-7pm at GBRC Newton at 1229 Centre Street in Newton Center: -Susan Salter, DPT  Sports & Physical Therapy Associates, Needham & Newton -Chris Morin, PT  Sports […]

New Year’s Day PARTY!


Visit any Greater Boston Running Company store on New Year’s Day 2015 for snacks, a chance to win cool prizes, and the biggest and best deal of the year.*   *All you have to do is show us your Proof of Sweat:   Show us how you exercised on 1/1/2015 any way you want:  Show us […]