The Running Center’s mission is to increase participation of active lifestyles in the Tampa Bay Area by demonstrating knowledge of our products and their application. The Running Center promotes a healthy and active lifestyle through a continuous commitment to community involvement, steady growth and achieving sales goals


The Running Center will be recognized as a vibrant, community involved specialty retail store with the a dynamic, innovative and high-performance sales staff that provides superior customer service and products. Values Integrity Passion Respect Professionalism Competence Empathy Pride Participation Location

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Meet the Team

We Offer Tampa’s Most Experienced Sales Staff to Help You With All Your Running Needs




Bill Davison started the Running Center in 1999 with 20 years of experience in sales in the sporting goods industry with the goal of building a running store where anybody interested in the activity of running or walking not only gets the best shoe for their foot but also gets the best information on all aspects of the sport, from clothing to accessories.


 Chloe & Dustin


Chloe & Dustin have a passion for running and love to help others live a healthy & active lifestyle through exercise. Both have years of experience in the run specialty industry.




Professional Sales Associate & TRC Race Manager

Bill has been in the run specialty industry for over 25 years. He is also a high school cross country & track coach with over 20 years experience. Bill is also the contact for TRC Race Management & Timing Services.



Professional Sales Associate

Ronnie is currently a student athlete for Pasco-Hernando State College, and a Steinbrenner High school varsity alumni, who enjoys racing the 800m. He also enjoys working on and fixing up old cars.


Professional Sales Associate


Professional Sales Associate


Professional Sales Associate & Tampa Galloway Program Coach