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About Us

Our Mission

Our mission is to be your premier technical running and walking store as well as a fun, informative and inspiring place for pursuing running and walking lifestyles.

Who We Are

We are a store that will knock your socks off with our personable customer service!

Personal gait analysis: We watch you walk and look at your feet in order to find the right shoes from hundreds in stock.

Custom fitting: Personalized selection and custom fitting for shoes and apparel to ensure success.

Special attention: We’re trained at finding shoes that work perfectly with your orthotics or according to your medical professional’s recommendations.

100% satisfaction: We’re passionate about getting you the right shoe with the right fit so that you can feel like you can go for miles and miles of fun!

Best of Bellingham Running & Walking Stores: We’ve been voted the best for many years running, and we work hard to earn that honor every day!

Preferred Referral by Medical Providers: Many medical providers refer to us because we have the resources to help you run, walk or simply move and stand—in comfort.

Experience: If you are seeing a medical professional for foot care, you can count on us to work with your provider’s recommendations.

Expert Help: It is important that you are professionally fitted with good shoes, socks and accessories. Our staff genuinely cares about your comfort and well-being.

More Info: For a free brochure called “Your Prescription for Healthy Feet,” just drop by the store and ask any staff member. Or call us at (360) 676-4955 or e-mail us at runners@fairhavenrunners.com – we’re happy to mail you one for free!

What Makes Us Different

At Fairhaven Runners & Walkers, our expert, friendly staff help you find the perfect fit.

We perform a free gait analysis. We watch you walk, analyzing your gait, assessing your foot type and biomechanics.

We’re trained at matching your orthotics with shoes that will work – and feel great.

Most importantly, we ask lots of questions and listen to your needs.

Our 4F Approach Helps You Find the Perfect Fit

1 – Function
We ask how you’ll use your shoes: sport, surfaces and conditions, your background and goals.
We check your shoe and injury history.
We watch you walk, analyzing your gait, assessing your foot type and biomechanics.

2 – Fit
We look at everything for your perfect comfort and performance.
Need special sizing, narrow or extra widths? We have the best selection.
We professionally fit you with shoes, socks and if needed, footbeds, medical aids and other accessories.

3 – Fun
Do you love the shoe? We look for that big smile!

4 – Final Analysis
Road-test your shoes at the store. We encourage you to go outside and test the shoes, with a quick run or walk.

Get additional gait analysis. We watch you run or walk in your new shoes.

Your satisfaction is our guarantee!