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Farewell to the Sale

Farewell to the Sale!

To Our Community,  The Playmakers Summer and Winter Sales have been a part of our DNA since 1981.  From the early sale days of folding tables with stacks of shoe boxes upon them, to our modern day 25,000 square foot store busting at the seams with great products for our thousands of sale attendees, the…

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Sharpen The Saw Sundays at Playmakers

The sun is out, snow is melting, and we are excited for spring at Playmakers! With spring and ...
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Embrace Cold Weather Running

Last week, the Midwest saw several days of below-zero temperatures, prompting many runners to head for the treadmill. ...
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Different Soles For Different Souls

“My feet are getting bigger!?” As FIT specialists at Playmakers we often hear this everyday. The concept of our feet getting ...
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Mother’s Day Shopping Guide: By Moms

Adventurous, Nurturing, and Supportive. You guessed it...we’re talking about moms! With Mother’s Day right around the corner, we started scheming the best ways ...
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The Non-Perfect Training Plan

NEWS FLASH! No training plan is executed perfectly. Often times, work and life responsibilities impact training schedules. We have priorities that ...
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5 Things You Should Know Before Running/Walking A 5K

March was “madness” and April has arrived, which means that the Izzo Legacy 5K walk/run is just around the corner! You ...
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Year of YES!

Accommodating. Agreeable. Cooperative. People pleaser. Whatever you want to call it, I have pretty much said “yes” to putting others first ...
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Reflectivity: Be “Bright”

With warmer temperatures on the way, my plea to those reading is to watch out for each other in 2020 as ...
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Women Who Run

For almost the last decade more females have laced up their running shoes and crossed the finish line compared to our male counterparts. ...
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Get Outside With Your “Sole” Mate

It is hard to deny that Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. From greeting cards galore, to bountiful flower bouquets, to everyone ...
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Run: A Poem About Running By A Runner

If you're new to running and not sure where to start or your last pair of shoes were from Walmart. If ...
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A Winter Sale Tale

What’s that?  It is time for yet another Playmakers Sale?  You mean, I have to leave my section, full of my ...
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New Chapter, Same Running Shoes

There is an ancient Chinese Proverb I love that says, “You are somebody’s reason to smile.” I have been thinking about ...
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