The premier destination for Bucks County runners
Newtown - (215) 968-8544       Doylestown - (215) 345-9336

About Us

In 1974, The Athletic Shoe Shop was first established in Tacony, Philadelphia. Since then the organization had numerous locations throughout the greater Philadelphia and Trenton area. Today, the Athletic Shoe Shop offers two convenient locations in Newtown and Doylestown, Pa. We pride ourselves on providing a unique and personalized service with experienced and knowledgeable employees. Each member of the organization has a passion for footwear and are devoted to caring for each customers needs. This organization still is family owned and operated. The mission of our company is, and has always been, a simple one: provide the best quality products and services to increase our customers health and well-being.

Our mission

The Athletic Shoe Shop has established the reputation of delivering high performance, quality technical equipment for a variety of sporting activities. Family owned and operated since 1974, we take pride in  offering only unique specialty products. Each member of the organization is committed to making each customer’s experience fulfilling and informative. We hope to set a high standard in customer service by developing genuine relationships with new customers and continually strengthen existing relationships. Our key business component is presenting a personalized approach in assisting each customer. We hope with these relationships we can reach goals together and set new milestones to achieve.

Meet our team

  • Chris Marrone

    Sales Manager

    Son of Bob Marrone and recent graduate of Saint Joseph's University. Growing up in the business, Chris is extremely knowledgeable and is an excellent resource for those in need of help with any fitness issue. He is interested in working to solve problems or areas of concern.
  • Bob Marrone


    Owner and original founder of the Athletic Shoe Shop. Bob has been in the industry for over 40 years. He is active in the Bucks County Community and continues to build strong relationships with those in the area.