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About the Trak Shak

The Trak Shak, established in 1995 by Valerie McLean, is the premier running destination in Birmingham. With our experienced and knowledgeable staff, weekly group runs, race packet pick ups, and a great selection of apparel, accessories and footwear, we provide incomparable service to the runner! Over the years, we’ve learned our fit process isn’t just for runners! Whether you are walking, jogging, standing, cross-fitting, or just have issues finding the perfect fitting shoe, we can help you! Visit one of our three conveniently located shops in Downtown Homewood, on 280 in Inverness or in Hoover at the corner of Brock’s Gap Parkway and Stadium Trace.

Monday Night Run

BTC Global Running Day Social

Join our friends the Birmingham Track Club and Saucony to celebrate Global Running Day at The Trak Shak Homewood’s weekly Wednesday Night Run, June 7! Saucony will have samples of shoes on hand for you to take out for a demo run! After your run, enjoy a cookout, some ice cold beverages, and a bunch of door prizes, including two pairs of Saucony shoes and two $50 gift cards to any Trak Shak location! Run starts at 5:30. Food at 6:00. Door prizes at 6:45!