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4 Locations

Four convenient locations in Eastern Iowa dedicated to outfitting runners and walkers alike with the best gear and customer experience in the industry. Stop in to any one of our locations and get fit for the right shoe by one of our expert staff.

1000 + Products

Our wide selection of products from the industry's best gives athletes from all walks of life the best chance for success. Whether you are a seasoned runner or someone simply looking for a comfortable pair of shoes, we promise to have what you need.

100+ Runs a year

We dedicate our time and efforts to race directing, coaching, consulting, volunteering and hosting local training runs. We exist for and survive because of the local runner, and we refuse to grow weary in giving back to our communities. Join us!

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Latest News

Weekend Events!!!!

We’ve got some exciting things happening this weekend at Running Wild!  Join us for some awesome events… Friday-Saturday (Jan. 30-31):  UI Dance Marathon Community Days – come shop at our downtown Iowa City location and support UI Dance Marathon at the… Read more

Running Tips

Winter Hydration

Remember to hydrate this winter before/after running in the cold! Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean you don’t need water. According to the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), the body cannot regulate hydration as well in cold weather and about 95% of hypothermia cases result from people not being sufficiently hydrated before going out.