Welcome to The Derby Runner

The Specialist Running Shop By Runners, For Runners.

Are you frustrated by high street ‘sports’ stores offering poor advice and unsuitable products? The Derby Runner is a specialist running store, catering for all levels of running, ranging from jogging for fitness to serious marathon running and from track and field athletics to fell running.

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4.9 ★
4.9 of 5 stars
210 reviews
Maureen Eastgate
Sunday, August 5th, 2018 at 9:35am

fab service and competitive price wise after checking online

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Pauline Thornton
Saturday, August 4th, 2018 at 3:07pm

Friendly knowledgable staff and no hard sell �

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Shakey Shakespeare
Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 at 3:09pm

Went to Derby Runner after an issue with a recent purchase.
Received an awesome service
, and unexpected replacement.
Many thanks.....

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Annette Appleton
Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 9:38pm

I went to Derby Runner to get a better pair of running shoes as, after running for a few months I have decided to enter a half marathon and knew I needed some good shoes and good advice. The staff at Derby Runner were very...

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Linda Shearman
Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 4:42pm

Excellent customer service from Dave today. He was really knowledgeable, helped me understand why running was leaving me in pain. He not only gave me some tips to help my Achilles tendon heal, but showed me exercises to help prevent further injury. He gave me...

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Laura Em
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 at 1:55pm

After a disastrous start to my running career (poorly fitting running trainers from a high street shop) I went to Derby Runner in the summer of 2016. There I was helped by Carolyn who looked at my shoes, my feet and the way I ran....

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Jaclyn Simmons
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 at 11:55am

Great shop! The lady serving me was very helpful and new exactly what I was looking for. I will definitely be going back for my next pair

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Martin Newman
Thursday, May 31st, 2018 at 8:40pm

Great shop. I wish I'd had a gait analysis years ago. This will be my shop of choice from now on for my running gear.

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Nicholson S David
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 at 1:42pm

Absolutely fantastic little shop. The lady dealing with me couldn’t do enough to help me. Thanks for the help.

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Steve McDonald
Friday, May 25th, 2018 at 1:29pm

For over a year on several occasions I’ve tried running but always quickly gave up because of persistent knee pain whenever I ran. I decided this year the pair of running shoes I bought at the very beginning (from a large sports chain with little...

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The Derby RunnerWednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 6:17pm

👋 Welcoming the NEW Altra Running Paradigm 4 to The Derby Runner!

This shoe is built with maximum cushioning in mind and is perfect for Road Runners and runners wanting to improve their natural foot positioning.

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The Derby RunnerMonday, August 13th, 2018 at 6:12pm

Our very own Joe Booth talks us through all of the key features of the NEW Brooks Running Ghost 11 🙌.

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The Derby RunnerSaturday, August 11th, 2018 at 10:25am

We would all like to wish Ben Connor the best of luck in his 5,000m race at the European Athletics Championships later on this evening.

Here's a message from the players at DCFC !

Good luck, Ben!

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The Derby RunnerFriday, August 10th, 2018 at 3:30pm

Runner probs #FunnyFriday