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How to choose the best running shoes for your feet Whether you're a lifelong runner or just starting out, a good pair of running shoes is non-negotiable. Just like you wouldn't to put the wrong size or type of tires on your car, it's imperative that your running shoes fit both your feet and your needs perfectly. Read More Posted on May 22, 2019 by
How to Choose the Right Swimming Goggles Whether you enjoy the occasional dip in the pool, swim to exercise or you're a competitive swimmer, one thing will always be important and that's goggles. It's vital that you know which goggles are best suited for your needs. This will not only improve your swim game but it will also keep your eyes protected while swimming. But with so many goggles on the market, which swim goggles are right for you? When choosing swimming goggles, you should consider the following when searching for the right pair: fit, visibility and straps. Read More Posted on May 22, 2019 by
Catching up with #IHeartNCNurses influencer Deanna Deanna has had a busy month already. Every week's, she juggles work, school, family and a full schedule of running events. Last weekend, the ER nurse took her running game to a new level joining her peeps from Ballantyne Run Club @ballantynerunningclub to complete the Time Lapse Relay at the US White Water Center.  Read More Posted on May 21, 2019 by
Extended After Hours Sale Read More Posted on May 16, 2019 by
Save your skin with UV protective clothing As the remnants of this year's long cold winter finally melt away, American's are heading outdoors in droves to soak up some sunshine. From golf enthusiasts looking forward to teeing up on the green to mothers toting their children to the parks and beaches, we all want the same thing, to enjoy the sun while at the same time, protecting our skin. You may be in the habit of slathering on high SPF creams, and while this does offer considerable protection, what about those areas underneath your clothing? This summer, experience how you can save your skin with UV Protection clothing. To start, how important is it actually to protect your skin from the sun's rays?  Read More Posted on May 15, 2019 by
Keep your kids cool and active with swimming this summer  As warmer weather approaches and the days grow longer, you and your kids are looking forward to spending more time outdoors. One favorite summer pastime is that of cooling off at the local swimming hole. Whether you have your own personal backyard pool or are members of a community pool, swimming is an excellent activity to keep your kids cool and active this summer. Read More Posted on May 15, 2019 by
I Heart NC Nurses I think we are all in agreement that nurses deserve so much in return for all of their hard work, selflessness, compassion and commitment they show to helping others. Most of us have come across a nurse that continued to show empathy and grace, while proving their continued dedication to the health care community. The team at Omega Sports recognizes that nurses are the heart of health care and are excited to have teamed up with iheartncnurses.com to support National Nurses Week by highlighting those special nurses that have left a positive impact on many lives. So, let's meet the amazing nominations and see why these nurses are so deserving of the recognition. Read More Posted on May 13, 2019 by
Mother's Day Isn't Enough | Cleo's Picks Read More Posted on May 8, 2019 by
Mother's Day Isn't Enough | Wendy's Picks Read More Posted on May 8, 2019 by
Mother's Day Isn't Enough | Angela's Picks Read More Posted on May 8, 2019 by
Meet Deanna Nichole | National Nurses Week Why are you proud to be a nurse?
It’s an amazing feeling when you have truly made a difference in someones life. There is never a dull moment and my teammates are amazing! When you are not working, what can we find you doing?
You are most likely to find me out being active in some way, such as at CrossFit Indian Trail, running with a Run Group, walking on of the many greenways of Charlotte, catching up with friends over coffee, lunch or dinner.
Read More Posted on May 7, 2019 by
How to Get Your Kids Off the Screen and Out of Doors This Summer We can still hear our mother's words ringing in our ears as she said, "Turn of the TV and go outside and play."  Back in our day, screen time was limited to what cartoons could be found on a handful of television stations. Pulling ourselves away from the TV to head outdoors was not easy but nothing compared to the very different lives our children lead these days. Read More Posted on May 2, 2019 by
Screen Time: What are the Dangers, How Much is Too Much, and How Your Kids Can Benefit from Less It's impossible to read the news these days without encountering new guidelines and warnings about screen time for kids. And it's no wonder: a recent Pew Research Center survey found that 95% of teens have access to a smartphone, with 45% claiming they're online "on a near-constant basis." Read More Posted on May 2, 2019 by
Omega Sports is excited to officially announce the launch of Kids BOGO 52 Starting Wednesday, April 24, 2019, kids clothing and shoes will be BUY ONE GET ONE 52% OFF 52 WEEKS A YEAR.*  That's right, parents! Shop any Omega Sports neighborhood store and enjoy saving money on kids clothing and shoes with our new Kids BOGO 52 program.  This is one of our most exciting new premium programs launching along our "You deserve a new season" campaign. With new energy, focus and enthusiasm, we've been upping our game. We're ready to play.  Read More Posted on Apr 24, 2019 by
Why (& When) You Should Restring Your Tennis Racquets Have you ever watched professional tennis on TV and wondered why players often unwrap what look like brand new tennis racquets during a changeover? Here's your answer: it's about the strings.  Now, admittedly, most of our customers at Omega Sports aren't professional tennis players. But that doesn't mean they shouldn't take a page from the pros and bring us their racquets to restring from time-to-time. Here's why. Read More Posted on Apr 3, 2019 by Omega Sports
Meet the Charlotte Omega Sports Running Ambassadors, Fast & The Furious 8! Coming to a run, race and podium soon! Read More Posted on Mar 22, 2019 by