Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Footwear 

Trust Toolen's for your
Footwear Needs

Whether your shoes take you through a busy day, around the block, or across the finish line, having a shoe that feels great is important! With our expert shoe-fitting, wide selection, and industry relationships, you can find that perfect shoe to match your personal style and foot type.

Top Brands

We carry the top brands in running, walking and athletic footwear.

Personal Gate Analysis

Personal gate analysis to ensure the perfect shoe for your needs.

20+ Years of Experience

Years of experience fitting shoes for all foot shapes and sizes.

Quality Products

Superior, quality products for the longevity of your running, walking, fitness, or everyday use.

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Apparel 

Clothing that is Purpose Driven
and Lifestyle Oriented

For both athletic and casual wear, it’s critical that the clothing feels comfortable and gives you the confidence to tackle your goals. This all starts with the shopping experience. Our family goes to great lengths to ensure customers are provided with the highest quality products that are hand-selected to fit their specific needs.

Made to Last

Our apparel is made to last the decade, not just the season.

Thoughtfully Selected

Apparel is thoughtfully selected for the needs of the runner/walker/athlete based on the season of the year or reason of the wearing.

Purpose Driven

Apparel at Toolen’s Running Start is not only fashion forward, it is purpose driven to fulfill a need during your run, walk, or fitness activity.

Try Before You Buy

Try before you buy to ensure a comfortable fit.

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Gear 

Accessories for Life's
Many Adventures

Gadgets and technology are always changing. For over 20 years our family has been hand-selecting accessories that enhance the running/walking/fitness experience. Our meticulous approach to sourcing top-performing products ensures our selections are just like our customers – champions!

Huge Selection

Huge selection of training gear & accessories.

High Quality

High-quality products.

Expert Opinions

Expert opinions from experienced professionals.

Athletic Socks

Once you try on a pair of superior running and athletic socks, you will never go back to the 6-pack cotton socks ever again! We sell some of the best brands including Feetures, Balega, Wigwam, and Thorlos.

Athletic Socks

Once you try on a pair of superior running and athletic socks, you will never go back to the 6-pack cotton socks ever again! We sell some of the best brands including Feetures, Balega, Wigwam, and Thorlos.

Electronic Accessories

Activity trackers and smartwatches will motivate you to reach your walking, running, and health goals by allowing you to plan and record your daily activity. Once recorded, you can share your achievements with your trainer, friends, or family!

We also carry lightweight, organically designed open ear headphones with the most recent bone conduction technology!

Electronic Accessories

Activity trackers and smartwatches will motivate you to reach your walking, running, and health goals by allowing you to plan and record your daily activity. Once recorded, you can share your achievements with your trainer, friends, or family!

We also carry lightweight, organically designed open ear headphones with the most recent bone conduction technology!

Reflective & Hydration Items

Stay hydrated and stay seen with items that are engineered for comfort during your run or workout!

Reflective & Hydration Items

Stay hydrated and stay seen with items that are engineered for comfort during your run or workout!

Training, Rehabilitation & Recovery

We believe in the human body’s ability to go beyond the limits. Whether you are suffering from an injury or seeking to prevent one, our line of products will help you recover, restore, and perform your best.

Training, Rehabilitation & Recovery

We believe in the human body’s ability to go beyond the limits. Whether you are suffering from an injury or seeking to prevent one, our line of products will help you recover, restore, and perform your best.

Supplements

We carry a wide range of top-tier nutritional and hydration supplements designed for the active individual – many of which are not found in your typical supplement store!

Supplements

We carry a wide range of top-tier nutritional and hydration supplements designed for the active individual – many of which are not found in your typical supplement store!

Sunglasses

Stay fashionable while also protecting your vision! No matter the adventure, rely on our sturdy, high-quality sunglasses built to protect your eyes from the sun’s glare and harmful rays.

Sunglasses

Stay fashionable while also protecting your vision! No matter the adventure, rely on our sturdy, high-quality sunglasses built to protect your eyes from the sun’s glare and harmful rays.

Other Gear

Gear up with additional hand-selected items you never knew existed, but make all the difference in the world during your run or workout. No matter your need, our team will consult you on the right products and solutions to help you achieve your health and fitness goals.

Other Gear

Gear up with additional hand-selected items you never knew existed, but make all the difference in the world during your run or workout. No matter your need, our team will consult you on the right products and solutions to help you achieve your health and fitness goals.

Get in Touch!

    Contact Us

    618.628.9898
    mike@runningstartsports.com
    3260 Green Mount Crossing Dr.Shiloh, IL 62269

     

    Hours

    Monday – Friday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
    Sunday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm