HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: Here’s what to get the runners, walkers and fitness nuts on this year’s gift list. These ideas might just inspire other friends and family to be more active. 1. Let’s get visible! Visibility assistance products keep loved ones safe during pre-dawn, post-dusk and dreary winter exercise sessions. Head lamp — Ideal for [...]
What’s Santa got up his sleeve for runners and walkers this year? Check out the North Pole’s top 5 recommendations for fitness-full gifts. Visit our blog for specific product recommendations, staff picks, and runner-elf favorites throughout the month.
From “EVA” and “spike” to “pronation” and “upper,” running shoe jargon proliferates. But there’s no need to go cross-eyed when trying to translate sneaker speak: Use this handy running shoe glossary. Don’t see the term you’re looking for? Comment below or on social media and we’ll update this resource. Running Shoe Glossary “Barefoot” shoe: An [...]
How to buy the right running socks Socks: running’s most overlooked and under-appreciated gear. That is, until your dogs are barking. When discomfort strikes underfoot-especiallly mid-race or nowhere near a taxi-you’d give your big toe for relief. Fortunately, saving your soles-and your run-can be as simple as finding the right socks. Before purchasing socks, consider [...]
How to buy the right sports bra For female runners, a sports bra and shoes are the most important pieces of gear. Fortunately, since the first JogBra hit the ground running in 1977, women’s essential apparel has come a long way. From a contraption made with two reconfigured jock straps to an entire population of [...]