Having a loyal partner in business is a valuable tool. Imagine having an entire community of industry partners behind you as you face the challenges presented by an increasingly complex marketplace. A membership in the Running Industry Association (RIA) is an opportunity to build a support network connecting you to people and resources with similar goals, drive and values.
Select your membership type below to Join or Renew with the RIA. If you are renewing your membership, a convenient Auto-Renewal option is available so that you can keep your membership going from year to year. By enrolling in auto-renew, you’ll be ensuring your contribution never lapses so you won’t miss out on constant access to our exclusive members-only benefits.
For independently owned brick-and-mortar stores that want to join our nationwide network of other Retailers, Brand and Associate members - JOIN OR RENEW AS A RETAILER NOW
For manufacturers that want to partner with us to provide retail goods (shoes, apparel, gear) and your products' promotional materials to our Retail members - JOIN OR RENEW AS A BRAND NOW
For companies that want to partner with us to provide beneficial services and your promotional materials to our Retail and/or our Brand members - JOIN OR RENEW AS AN ASSOCIATE NOW
Still undecided about joining our dynamic, specialty running retail community? Explore our member benefits and discover how being a part of our non-profit organization can help your business thrive by receiving market advantages that are available only to RIA members.
- Sales Representative Membership. For individual sales representatives that want to connect with our Brand network. You must be an independent rep with a diversified product portfolio, and not be employed by or contracted to a solitary Brand member.
- Sales Agency Membership. For agencies with teams of sales representatives that want to connect with our Brand network. Your agency must consist of independent reps with diversified product portfolios, and cannot be a company that solely represents a solitary Brand member. Contact us for details