Fleet Feet, an athletic shoes and apparel retail chain, will debut its second Alabama store in downtown Tuscaloosa, and it's slated to open in August.

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According to a Wednesday Instagram post Hamner Real Estate assisted with the acquisition of the property, which will be located at 2218 University Boulevard in downtown Tuscaloosa.

The owner and operator of Fleet Feet Tuscaloosa is Henry Carpenter, a Natchez, MS native and Spring 2022 graduate of the University of Alabama.

The Tuscaloosa location will join the only other Alabama location, which is located in Birmingham.

Fleet Feet Tuscaloosa is accepting applications for those wanting to work at the store. Applications for available job opportunities can be found at www.jobs.fleetfeel.com.

Stay connected with the Tuscaloosa Thread for updates on the grand opening of this business, as well as other restaurant and retail developments happening in and around the Druid City.

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