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17 Fitness Stores to Hit Before Making Good On 2013 Resolutions

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After the excess of the holidays, January is typically a month spent trying to get back into balance—and back into the gym. If you've resolved to work out more, or just want to up your style game at Barry's, we've updated our guide with more local resources for fitness gear. From big-boxers like Sport Chalet to stalwarts like Lululemon to new monthly workout wear delivery program PV Body, there's something for everyone.

As always—if we've missed one of your favorites, please let us know in the comments.


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1. Niketown Los Angeles

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9560 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
(310) 275-9998
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The best part of Niketown is the range of equipment and clothes it offers. Boxing? Check. Yoga? Check. Running? Check. Find it all, along with seriously advanced footwear.

2. Sport Chalet

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11801 W Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90064
(310) 235-2847
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If you're looking for something fitness or sports related, be it clothing or camping supplies, you'll find it at this expansive warehouse.

3. lululemon athletica Robertson

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103 S Robertson Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 550-6239
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An obvious choice, but one that must be included in any workout clothes shopping list. For duds that go from errands to lunch to a yoga class, this is the store.

4. A Runner's Circle

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3216 Los Feliz Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
(323) 661-8971
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All things running is what you’ll find at this Los Feliz shop. The helpful staff will outfit you perfectly, from shorts and tops all the way down to insoles, injury prevention devices and an analysis of your gait.

5. WOD Gear

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456 L Mission Street
South Pasadena, CA 91030
Started by two CrossFit enthusiasts, WOD (Work Out of the Day) carries affordable leggings, tops, tees and shorts for men and women.

6. Hard Tail

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1322 3rd Street Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 393.8787
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The gear at this Santa Monica flagship is one part edge (there's lots of tie dye and graphic prints) and one part comfort. You’ll live in their roll-down pants and tanks.

7. Lorna Jane

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100 West Broadway
Glendale, CA 91210
(818) 956-7505
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This Australian-brand with a handful of outposts in California stocks fashionable options for running, cycling, dance, yoga and just plain lounging around. Motivational sayings (like “never give up”) cover everything from water bottles to T-shirts.

8. The Shop @ Equinox

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10960 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 954-8950
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Open to the public, this boutique is filled with upscale items from gear to beauty products.

9. American Apparel

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2121 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 484-6464
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Perfect for layerable cotton and nylon basics for yoga, running or one of LA’s popular Pilates/cardio/ballet barre classes. AA's leggings, tees and super-comfy hoodies are also favorites for everyday wear.

10. Athleta

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189 The Grove Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Once only an e-commerce site for us Angelinos, this location sells cute workout basics for a variety of activities including running, swimming, yoga and hiking.

11. Splits59

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4223 Glencoe Avenue
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Sweat-repelling fabrics in sleek cuts with sassy details make LA-based online boutique Spilts59 a go-to for the athlete bored with most gym clothes (the address listed is their warehouse). Another reason to shop it? The clothes are locally-made.

12. lucy activewear

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12178 Ventura Boulevard
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 761-0146
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Polished yoga and gym clothes are what Lucy’s is all about, with modest cuts and colorful colors throughout. Also stocked is a line of casualwear perfect for hiking or speed walking at the beach.

13. Body Language Sportswear

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14700 Ventura Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
If you’re tired of having twins at the gym check out this indie store. They've got flattering pieces with an edgy and sexy vibe (like pants with cut-outs). Bonus: It’s all made in the USA.

14. Adidas

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1231 3rd St Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 393-0638
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This classic is now monumentally cool again thanks to advanced new products and a design collaboration with Stella McCartney. Check out her line at their Santa Monica brick-and-mortar.

15. Nordstrom Rack

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100 North La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 602-0282
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A stomping ground for those searching for quality at a good price, Nordstrom Rack has a small (yet deeply discounted) selection of name-brand shoes, socks, yoga mats and general athletic clothing.

16. Sports Authority

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1900 Empire Ave # R12
Burbank, CA 91506
(818) 260-0504
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A huge multi-brand selection of shoes make this a standout in the sports gear department, but it's also notable for its selection of equipment and clothes for sports like tennis, soccer and skiing.

17. PV Body

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1735 Stewart Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(855) 463-5543
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A novel Santa Monica-based startup in the mold of BeachMint, PV Body ships its members a box with a new, brand-name workout top and bottom every month for just $49.95.

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1. Niketown Los Angeles

9560 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
The best part of Niketown is the range of equipment and clothes it offers. Boxing? Check. Yoga? Check. Running? Check. Find it all, along with seriously advanced footwear.
9560 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

2. Sport Chalet

11801 W Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064
If you're looking for something fitness or sports related, be it clothing or camping supplies, you'll find it at this expansive warehouse.
11801 W Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90064

3. lululemon athletica Robertson

103 S Robertson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048
An obvious choice, but one that must be included in any workout clothes shopping list. For duds that go from errands to lunch to a yoga class, this is the store.
103 S Robertson Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048

4. A Runner's Circle

3216 Los Feliz Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
All things running is what you’ll find at this Los Feliz shop. The helpful staff will outfit you perfectly, from shorts and tops all the way down to insoles, injury prevention devices and an analysis of your gait.
3216 Los Feliz Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA

5. WOD Gear

456 L Mission Street, South Pasadena, CA 91030
Started by two CrossFit enthusiasts, WOD (Work Out of the Day) carries affordable leggings, tops, tees and shorts for men and women.
456 L Mission Street
South Pasadena, CA 91030

6. Hard Tail

1322 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
The gear at this Santa Monica flagship is one part edge (there's lots of tie dye and graphic prints) and one part comfort. You’ll live in their roll-down pants and tanks.
1322 3rd Street Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401

7. Lorna Jane

100 West Broadway, Glendale, CA 91210
This Australian-brand with a handful of outposts in California stocks fashionable options for running, cycling, dance, yoga and just plain lounging around. Motivational sayings (like “never give up”) cover everything from water bottles to T-shirts.
100 West Broadway
Glendale, CA 91210

8. The Shop @ Equinox

10960 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90024
Open to the public, this boutique is filled with upscale items from gear to beauty products.
10960 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024

9. American Apparel

2121 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Perfect for layerable cotton and nylon basics for yoga, running or one of LA’s popular Pilates/cardio/ballet barre classes. AA's leggings, tees and super-comfy hoodies are also favorites for everyday wear.
2121 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

10. Athleta

189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Once only an e-commerce site for us Angelinos, this location sells cute workout basics for a variety of activities including running, swimming, yoga and hiking.
189 The Grove Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90036

11. Splits59

4223 Glencoe Avenue, Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Sweat-repelling fabrics in sleek cuts with sassy details make LA-based online boutique Spilts59 a go-to for the athlete bored with most gym clothes (the address listed is their warehouse). Another reason to shop it? The clothes are locally-made.
4223 Glencoe Avenue
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

12. lucy activewear

12178 Ventura Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604
Polished yoga and gym clothes are what Lucy’s is all about, with modest cuts and colorful colors throughout. Also stocked is a line of casualwear perfect for hiking or speed walking at the beach.
12178 Ventura Boulevard
Studio City, CA 91604

13. Body Language Sportswear

14700 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
If you’re tired of having twins at the gym check out this indie store. They've got flattering pieces with an edgy and sexy vibe (like pants with cut-outs). Bonus: It’s all made in the USA.
14700 Ventura Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

14. Adidas

1231 3rd St Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
This classic is now monumentally cool again thanks to advanced new products and a design collaboration with Stella McCartney. Check out her line at their Santa Monica brick-and-mortar.
1231 3rd St Promenade
Santa Monica, CA 90401

15. Nordstrom Rack

100 North La Cienega Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048
A stomping ground for those searching for quality at a good price, Nordstrom Rack has a small (yet deeply discounted) selection of name-brand shoes, socks, yoga mats and general athletic clothing.
100 North La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048

16. Sports Authority

1900 Empire Ave # R12, Burbank, CA 91506
A huge multi-brand selection of shoes make this a standout in the sports gear department, but it's also notable for its selection of equipment and clothes for sports like tennis, soccer and skiing.
1900 Empire Ave # R12
Burbank, CA 91506

17. PV Body

1735 Stewart Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404
A novel Santa Monica-based startup in the mold of BeachMint, PV Body ships its members a box with a new, brand-name workout top and bottom every month for just $49.95.
1735 Stewart Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404