Carol Stream

LOCATIONS: Carol Stream | St. Charles | Hoffman Estates | Lisle | Park Ridge

Store Information

Dick Pond Athletics-Carol Stream
26 W 515 Saint Charles Road #A
Carol Stream, IL 60188
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Tel 630-665-3316

Store hours:
Monday through Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Or Call 630-665-3316 for Appointment

Manager Profile

My name is Debbie Crawford, the store manager of Dick Pond Athletics in Carol Stream, IL. I have been a dedicated runner for 16 years, completing 10 Marathons along the way along with numerous Half Marathons, 10K, 8K and 5K distance races. I have been with Dick Pond Athletics for over 10 years and have dealt with many aspects of the company. I enjoy working retail the most and getting to know the customers. I enjoy getting to learn about their running and wrestling experiences and help them to achieve their goals. I have been the leader of our Walk 2 Run program in the past and am also Co-leader of a Saturday morning run progam that we offer that runs year round. Feel free to contact me at: with any questions you may have.

Meet the Staff!

Store Events

Altra Wear Test and Clinic Saturday, December 20th at 8:00am
Altra will have demo shoes to try out on the run. Also bring your favorite holiday treat to share with your fellow runners! Coffee will be supplied by Dustin Feltman our Altra representative.

Saucony Wear Test and Pancake Breakfast! Saturday, January 3rd
The Triumph and Hurricane deliver the plushest, most cushioned running experience Saucony has ever created. The revolutionary ISO FIT upper morphs to your foot for a sock-like feel. Neutral and stability, there's something for everyone to wear on the run. When we return to the store enjoy some hot off the griddle pancakes, coffee, and juice. We will RAFFLE a pair of Saucony shoes after the run. One raffle ticket to everyone in attendance and one extra raffle ticket for everyone that takes a Saucony out for the run. Come early to experience the WHOA of the all new ISO FIT technology! Start the new year out with a FUN RUN with us!

Newton Demo Fun Run Saturday, January 24rd
Come meet TJ with Newton and have all your questions answered by the pros! Anyone who purchases a pair of shoes will receive a FREE Newton water bottle!

Athletes can earn 5% back for your team with your purchases at any our Dick Pond Athletic stores. Come and take advantage of our large selection of spikes, accessories, and training shoes while YOU EARN 5% BACK for your team. In addition, we will continue to offer you outstanding prices and our Runners Rewards program with which you receive $15 for every $200 spent at our 5 retail locations. Just make sure you identify your school at the checkout. Coaches, the best way to earn "TEAM BUCKS" is to email or call us to schedule a special "TEAM NIGHT" at one of our retail locations. We will give special attention to every athlete to ensure they are fit in the proper shoes for their events with free video gait analysis and expert advice.

Local Races

Check back soon for more local races!

Fun Run Information

Wednesday evenings at 6:30 pm.
Come join us for a mid-week run. The group runs around 40-45 minutes and runners of all level are welcome. We typically run for around 4 miles plus depending on the group. Some of the group will run longer if they happen to be training for something and want to get the miles in, others will run less depending on what they feel like doing that day.
No sign up is required just come a few minutes early to fill out a participants form if you haven't filled out one before. This is a FREE program. Call Debbie at 630-665-3316 or email debbie@dickpondathletics for more information.

Saturday mornings at 8:00 am rain, snow, sleet or shine.
Join Dick Pond Athletics for "DOUBLE THE FUN". Run with us on Wednesday nights at 6:30 pm and join us again on Saturday mornings at 8:00 am for another "Fun Run". Runners of all levels welcome. We anywhere from 3-12 miles or more depending on the group. Many of the people are Walk 2 Run graduates. Some of the group will run/walk for 30-40 minutes instead of running the whole time. Anything goes, everyone does the distance they want to do.
Like all of our running programs this is a FREE program. Call Debbie at 630-665-3316 or email for more information. No sign-up required.

Walk to Run Information

Please check back soon for news on our Spring 2015 Walk 2 Run and other training programs.

Store News

Congrats to Dan Lucente on completing Ironman Wisconsin 2014!

Dan Lucente Madison Ironman Sept. 2014 3
Some of our Run Club recent race finishers

From the Whiskey Redwood Hills 10K

From the Loonies Midnight Marathon

From the Rock N Roll Half Marathon

Some of our Fun Run participants!

We trained hard in 2013 in our Marathon Training Group!

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