What’s Selling: Athletic

Universal Sole, Chicago
1. Saucony ProGrid Ride 4
2. Asics GT 2160
3. Brooks Adrenaline
On sale: “The Lakeview location is having a fall sidewalk [event] Sept. 17-18 with reduced prices and lots of sale items 20 percent to 40 percent off, [mostly] summer merchandise and older styles,” said owner Joel Feinberg. “A portion of the proceeds from the sale will benefit Road Scholar Foundation, a Chicago-area runner’s association.”

Run Tex, Austin, Texas
1. Brooks Adrenaline
2. Mizuno Wave Inspire
3. Asics GT 2160
On sale: No sales or promotions to report, according to owner Paul Carroza.

West Stride, Atlanta
1. Asics Gel Nimbus
2. Nike LunarGlide
3. Brooks Ghost 4
On sale: Owner Genie Beaver said select past-season and older styles are reduced 15 percent to 20 percent throughout the store.

Enzyme, Brooklyn, N.Y.
1. Toms
2. Keds laceups
3. Converse All-Star Premium with black sequins
On sale: No sales or promotions at this time to report. “We just can’t keep the Toms Shoes on the shelf,” said owner Jill Rosenberg.

Sportie LA, Los Angeles
1. Toms classic canvas
2. Converse by John Varvatos’ slip-on suede Chuck Taylor styles
3. Nike 6.0 Dunk
On sale: “Our store offers red-tag sales throughout the store — 15 percent to 25 percent off regular-priced merchandise,” said co-owner Eli Amzaleg. “Sept. 23-25 we are hosting a huge parking-lot sale on a wide variety of our merchandise with additional markdowns.”

Fleet Feet Sports, Carrboro, N.C.
1. Brooks Adrenaline
2. Saucony Guide 4
3. Saucony Ride
On sale: Owner Brian White said, “At the end of the month, we are moving our store to a bigger location, so we will have some fun promotions and specials the weekend we open [the new store].”

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