About Us


A family of professionals devoted to performance and fit from head to toe. A passion to serve customers by going above and beyond expectations. At Big River Running, we work to deliver the best possible shopping experience with a high quality selection of products and service that ultimately helps our customers perform better, feel comfortable, and express their style.

Big River is a leading specialty retailer in active and casual footwear, apparel, and accessories for men and women. Although running is in our name and at our core, our knowledgeable fit experts deliver a first-class shopping experience to anyone, helping provide the perfect fit every time.

We are committed to serving our community in more ways than one. Our training programs, events, race involvement, and ties to local schools and organizations all speak to our high level of engagement. We strive to educate and encourage our customers to live a healthy and active lifestyle.

The Big River Difference

Our Service Starts With You

By working one-on-one with our Fit Specialists, we learn from you by assessing your feet and specific needs in order to provide the best fit for your next race, walk around the block, or exercise class. The difference is working with a professional who feels like a good friend. Experience it for yourself at one of our three convenient locations in the St. Louis region. Allow us provide the care and attention you and your feet deserve.

Fit Specialists

A team of knowledgeable and experienced Fit Specialists truly care about you. Extensively trained to fit for common foot problems and optimal performance our Fit Specialists are there to answer all your questions whether it’s how to relieve pain from plantar fasciitis or how to train for a 5k. We’ll go above the call of duty to make sure you and your feet are happy and healthy.

We're Hiring!  We are looking for motivated, fitness-minded and friendly people to join our team. We are currently seeking Sales Associates who have full time availability or part time availability of 20+ hours a week. If you’re interested, please apply with our online application.

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Your COmmunity

One way we service our customers is through our robust Community programs. We connect our knowledge and passion for living a healthy, active lifestyle with St. Louis community members and the response is truly amazing! We’ve hosted more than 1,500 runs with more than 20,000 program participants since we opened our doors. Big River has always been more than a place to shop. It’s a place to gather, learn, run, train, socialize and become part of a something bigger than yourself. That’s Big River Nation. We want you to join us.

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When you shop at Big River, you make a difference in the community. Big River supports St. Louis charities by donating 10% of sales of all Big River branded apparel and accessories through our Big River Gives Back program. Our current charity partner is the St. Louis City League.
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