The Authentic Athlete

The Authentic Athlete, which started in August of 2013, is a collaboration of a few dedicated individuals, striving towards preserving what’s right in the athletic specialty world. Our approach is to offer a unique experience, great customer service and only the best brands in categories such as footwear, apparel, and accessories. You’ll see when you walk in the door that we cater to all types of people from the “Weekend Warrior” to the serious competitive athlete, in addition to all the kids in the family. Located in Fairfield, Connecticut – The Authentic Athlete is committed to serving you and your family for years to come!

The Best Brands

We pride ourselves on finding only the best products for our customers. Whether it is the giants like Nike and Under Armour or less known Hoka One One and Karhu, this store brings you the finest and most trusted products on the market today.

Unmatched Customer Service

The Authentic Athlete and it’s staff are extremely knowledgeable and take incredible care of their customers. If you are an athlete, or someone looking to get back into shape – you can trust in our expertise.

Team Sports

Do you want your team or program to look like champs? The search is over, contact us to outfit your organization and see why many are switching their business to The Authentic Athlete.

Recent News & Reviews

Welcome to The Authentic Athlete!

Well, its official, The Authentic Athlete finally has a website. Just over one month ago we opened our doors to the public and response has been great. If you haven’t made your way through our doors yet, please check us out soon. We are confident you have not seen another athletic specialty store like ours. […]

Brands of the Authentic Athlete

Looking for the best and most sought after products? Come by our Brick and Mortar store and sample what we have to offer.

 
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