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Saucony x Prinkshop

Saucony x Prinkshop

"We celebrate women who run for office or for sport, and applaud them for their heroic spirit." Saucony x prinkshop have joined forces to rally behind women in the race who have their eye on the finish line. With the collaboration "Women Running" they support women who run for sport or for political office and honour their commitment to forging a better future for us all. For every Saucony x prinkshop item sold, Saucony will donate 10% of every sale to She Should Run, a non-profit organisation that supports female leadership in politics by encouraging women to run for office...

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achilles heel - Fresh Interior | Refurb

achilles heel - Fresh Interior | Refurb

We are very excited to introduce our freshly refurbed running retail space in Glasgow's West End. From the start line, we had one goal in mind - to create a modern, bright and dynamic environment combining both natural and industrial materials, with nuances to the running culture that we truly appreciate. As always, at the forefront, we have the same friendly and experienced team with extensive product knowledge and personal character.  Our updated store boasts an extensive and curated brand collection ranging from Nike, Adidas, On, Saucony, New Balance, Brooks, ASICS, Hoka One One, Ciele, SAYSKY, La Sportiva, Maurten, Stance plus many...

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Store Opening Announcement

Store Opening Announcement

We’re really excited to announce that our store is re-opening on Saturday 1st August, with a whole new look and feel. Over the last 4 weeks we’ve been super busy with a full refurb of our space and we can’t wait to welcome you back in (from a respectable distance, of course). With a fresh new interior along with extra space we hope to enhance your overall in-store experience. We are now taking bookings for shoe fitting / gait analysis from 1st August. We have new guidelines in place which you can read about here. We’ve been so grateful for everyone’s support over...

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Running Shoe Fitting & Gait Analysis

Running Shoe Fitting & Gait Analysis

Technology has certainly been instrumental in the development of the study of human movement or gait analysis. Advancement in the fields of photography and cinematography has given us the ability to capture, replay and analyse how we move both with ease, and in greater detail than ever before.  Video capture and subsequent analysis of this footage certainly forms part of our gait analysis process at achilles heel, however it is just one piece of the shoe pie! There are several processes and indicators that we use to support finding our customers the perfect shoe. We have prattled here about the...

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