The Independent Running Retailers of Canada is a collective of independent running stores from across Canada working together to share best practices, years of experience and all round camaraderie.


  • Considered by customers and vendors to be a ‘run specialty’ store.
  • Locally Owned Brick & Mortar store.
  • Highly trained staff who provide excellent customer service.
  • Product selection considered ‘run specialty’
  • Community Involvement
  • Participation in Annual IRRC Member Survey.


  • Scholarship for The Running Event which includes 3 Night Accommodation & TRE Registration for one representative ($1250USD Value)
  • Invitation to attend IRRC Meetings at TRE to gain insight into run specialty market in Canada
  • Inclusion of your store in the Canadian Running Magazine Ad Campaign (Print & Web)
  • Access to network of run specialty store owners
  • Quarterly IRRC newsletter with cross Canada information
  • Access to IRRC member survey results
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