tokyo: nike+ run club omotesando opening

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although already firmly anchored in harajuku's fast-evolving retail landscape with a sizeable flagship a few blocks away, nike has made a new and major retail statement with the opening of nike+ run club omotesando. as it's name already implies, it's first and foremost a meeting place for tokyo's running demographic, but one with perks and facilities for members and those aspiring to join the family. the venue measures 178 sqm. [1,916 sq.ft.] set over two floors, and is situated on cat street, a busy pedestrian thoroughfare lined with some of the shopping district's most coveted boutiques.

as said, nike+ run club omotesando provides a variety of running services, packaged in a streamlined, slightly futuristic retail setting. on offer is a so-called run concierge who can provide personal running advice, a diagnosis or private running classes, a stylist who's readily available to make you look good even when you're breaking sweat, and bra fitting for the ladies. also on the premises is a tee design studio where to customize t-shirts, and last but not leastm a nikeid studio brimming with the latest nike footwear. needless to say, the shoes can be customized here as well. for a number of these services, online pre-registration is required. ocation: mico jingumae, 4-25-12 jingumae [harajuku].

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