The Balanced Athlete
Where Healthy Lifestyles Start

Precisely Measured

Part of providing superior customer service is making sure you leave with the right running shoes for you. The Balanced Athlete way of shoe fitting looks beyond mere shoe size to match you with the pair that lets you to get the most out of your run.

Unique Brands

We feature innovative and up-and-coming brands that are dedicated to maximizing your running efficiency. Beyond this, the brands we carry have been personally tested by our staff who can attest to their quality and durability first-hand.

Free Group Runs

Tired of running solo? Join us for our weekly group runs! Enjoy the camaraderie of other runners, release the stress of your busy week, and get tips on improving your form and speed. Join us on Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm or Sunday at 8am.

What customers are saying about The Balanced Athlete

This is the best running store! The staff are very knowledgeable and know how to assess your feet for proper sizing for your walking or running style. Lorinda H.

Janna helped me soooo much. She educated me about the shoes I was looking at and why my doctor had recommended them. Jennifer S.

Not only can you pick up a great pair of shoes, but you’ll also get great advice on how to improve your running as well if you ask for it. Jackie F.

A Running Store
Like No Other

We carry state-of-the-art shoes and gear, but old fashioned customer service is still what sets us apart. Come visit us for all of your running, walking and triathlon needs.

Our Hours:

Mon – Sat: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sun: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Balanced Athlete at
The Landing in Renton

800 N 10th Place Unit F
Renton, WA 98057
Phone 1 (425) 282-4556