Welcome to Dick Pond Hoffman Estates!!!

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

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Dick Pond Athletics-Hoffman Estates
1772 W Algonquin Rd.
Hoffman Estates, IL
Store hours:
Monday through Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Questions about the move? Call Nick Hurley at 847-496-7108

Manager Profile

My name is Chris Wilhite and I am co-manager of Dick Pond Hoffman Estates. I have worked run speacialty for 13 years and also have been in charge of our shoemobiles that service the schools and races in the area as well as helping open our Park Ridge location. I have competed in many distances over the years from 5k to half marathon. I welcome you to come into the store and see how our staff can help you improve your running with proper footwear and our wide variety of apparel and accessories. Please join us for a fun run and experience some of the great programs we have to offer. You can reach me directly at chris@dickpondathletics.com with any questions you may have for me.

My name is Nick Hurley and I am co-manager of Dick Pond Hoffman Estates, joining the staff from our Carol Stream location. I am excited to be a part of the running community in Hoffman Estates! I have worked for Dick Pond for 8 years, working in several different capacities. As an avid runner and triathlete, I have competed in a variety of events including the marathon and Half-Ironman triathlon. Stop by the store and say hello anytime. I love to hear your stories and experiences that they have had and how Dick Pond can help exceed your running expectations. You can reach me directly at nick@dickpondathletics.com with any questions you may have.

Meet The Staff

In-Store Events

Upcoming Dick Pond Spike Nights

Schaumburg Girls

Tuesday, February 3rd 6:15pm

Barrington Boys

Sunday, February 8th, 3:30pm

Altra Wear Test and Clinic Saturday, January 31st 8L30am
Altra will have demo shoes to try out on the run as part of our normal Breakfast Club Fun Run! More details to come.

Brooks Nightlife Run Monday, February 2nd - 6:15pm
Come out for our normal Fun Run and meet our Chuck our Brooks Rep to try out the Brooks Nightlife Collection including the redesigned Adrenaline and Glycerin.

Gore-Tex Demo Run Monday, February 9th - 6:15pm
Winter is NOT DONE with us yet. Come demo the amazing waterproof Asics Cumulus and Brooks Adrenaline, both featuring Gore-Tex liners.

Saucony ISO Demo Run Monday, February 16th - 6:15pm
Have you tried out the amazing fit of ISO yet? Come out and meet our Saucony rep Jeremy and get your #whoaface on with the all new Triumph, Hurricane and Zealot featuring ISO-Fit technology.

Fun Run Information

Who are you running with?
Dick Pond Hoffman Estates welcomes runners of all paces to it's weekly Fun Run.
We run every Monday @ 6:15 P.M.
Most runners run 4 miles
Questions: 847-496-7108

Please note: all winter long we have Speed Club workouts starting from the store (not at Harper College) at 6:15!!

"THE BREAKFAST CLUB" runs every Saturday Morning at 8:30 A.M. from the Hoffman Store.
We have a 30 minute and a 60 minute option. You may walk or run at any pace.

Free coffee after the run!

Your breakfast club mug will be displayed in the store; Your milestones will be indicated on your mug!
500 minutes, 1000 minutes, 1500 minutes, 2000 minutes (Gold Level)
All minutes will need to be earned at our Saturday Morning Run.
We encourage all ages, and paces to join us! Yes, walkers are welcome!
Questions? Call DP Hoffman: 847-496-7108

Walk to Run Information

Join our FREE Walk2Run program where you will train, over 10 weeks, to run for 30 continuous minutes. You will start off walking more, running less, and each week you will increase your running and decrease your walking until by the end of the 10 weeks your goal is to run for 30 min. and sign up for an optional 5k to celebrate your achievement!This program is for beginners and any age is welcome, children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. There is no pressure for distance or time, you go at your own pace, in this encouraging but laid back atmosphere.

Keep those gains you made all spring and summer by staying with us through the fall. Walk2Run will continue to meet at 6 PM every Wednesday night to provide a group atmosphere to keep your training going. Whether you are walking or running, join this great group!

Back by popular demand; a Walk'n Talk Option.

Walk 2 Run 2.0

New this session! Ready to take the next step? Walk2Run 2.0 is just for you. We will meet earlier at 6 PM and begin building up to 60 minutes of running. This is a great way to build on your fitness if you have already completed a Walk2Run session and are looking for a new challenge.

Local Races

Great Western Half Marathon

May 3, 2015
Come out and run one of the first, and best, 1/2 marathons in the western suburbs this season! Terrfic out and back course along the Great Western Trail. Visit Race Page for more info.

Ozzie's Home Run and Walk 5K - 5/3rd Ballpark, Geneva

May 31, 2015
A unique event hosted by the Kane County Cougars. Come out for this great race that starts and finishes on the field. Registration is open now. Visit Race Page for more info.

Bob Leonard River Run and Walk

August 5th, 2015
Enjoy a beautiful running tour through facilities made possible by the River Corridor Foundation and help raise money for future projects. Registration open now, event begins and ends at Pottawatomie Park. Visit Race Page for more info.

Marklund Run, Walk & Roll 5K

Sunday October 25th, 2015
Run through beautiful Geneva and help raise money for a great organization that services those with developmental disabilities. Visit Race Page for more info.

Local Partners