14 Stunning Christmas Gifts for Runners
Over the span of 2012, there were many running gears that passed through our office. But time and time again, we often find ourselves reaching for a handful of selected items when we head out for a run. In this season of giving, we have specially picked out the products that stood out from the pack. We’re sure you’re able to find something special for everyone from our list. Christmas shopping for runners couldn't be easier this holiday season!
New Balance 860v3
New Balance 860v3, a special limited edition design for the New York Metropolitan area, promises both the stability quotient and the ride that runners have come to enjoy in this series. This third generation remains largely consistent from the award-winning 860v2, it also assures an even smoother ride due to slightly reconfigured geometries and new technologies.
New Balance 860v3 - S$175
Jabra Bluetooth Sport Headset
With the Jabra Sport Bluetooth stereo headset it's easy to exercise while listening to music or simply talk on the phone. No headset wires to slow you down.
Jabra Bluetooth Sport Headset - S$168
adidas miCoach SPEED_CELL
The miCoach SPEED_CELL™ can be used for various sports such as soccer, running, basketball, tennis and American football. It indicates time, average/maximum speed, and distance, including high-intensity distance and number of sprints. The SPEED_CELL™ can be used with any adidas miCoach-compatible footwear or with any other shoe using the lace clip.
adidas miCoach SPEED_CELL - S$139
adizero WV KT jacket
A multi-coloured lightweight adidas adizero sports jacket, which matches perfectly to the rest of the adizero range. The jacket features a front zip, and slightly curved hem across the back of the jacket.
adizero WV KT jacket - S$129
adidas TF Prep Short-sleeve
Geared for more power, geared for more comfort. The mens adidas Techfit Preparation Short Sleeve Tee upgrades the typical training t-shirt with strategic CLIMACOOL® ventilation. Features an omni-motion cut and a compression fit that helps improve posture and fight muscle fatigue.
adidas TF Prep Short-sleeve - S$59
Feetures! socks unique “Perfect Toe” technology offers athletes unparalleled comfort. The “Perfect Toe” is Feetures! trade-marked seam-free toe closure. The “Perfect Toe” is hand-linked so both the inside and outside surface of the sock are completely smooth, eliminating the irritation and discomfort caused by traditional toe seams. As a result, Feetures! socks provide protective comfort all day long.
Feetures! Elite Light Cushion Low Cut Black Orange - S$29
Feetures! Elite Ultra Light Low Cut White Cobalt - Retail Price - S$27
Keep sun and sweat at bay. This ventilated cap offers breathability for thermally balanced comfort on the run and beyond. Cap is adjustable for a perfect fit.
- Fit: One size fits all
- Woven polyester offers durability, quick moisture movement and evaporation
- Vents enhance breathability
- Adjustable hook-and-loop back strap for a perfect fit
Brooks Cap - S$29
Halo Sport Visor
The Halo Headband is built into the very lightweight Sport Visor. Patented SweatBlock Seal channels sweat back and away from the eyes and face! Headband is made with Dryline® fabric which absorbs sweat, wicks moisture and dries quickly
Halo Sport Visor - S$49
Nathan Steel Bottle 700ml with Silicone Sleeve
Perfect for the office, gym, car - wherever. Nathan Steel Bottle makes it easy to stay healthy and hydrated all day long.
- Made with 18/8 (food grade) stainless steel
- 100 percent recyclable
- 100 percent BPA-free
- Long-lasting and durable
Nathan Steel Bottle 700ml - S$25.90
The RCX3 is available in four different product sets with different sensors. All sets include the RCX3 training computer, the WearLink®+ transmitter W.I.N.D., and a Getting Started Guide. The product set with the s3+ stride sensor and DataLink is great for runners.
PolarRCX3 - S$279
Rudy Project Revenge
Under the scorching sun, in the rain or wind, the Rudy Project Revenge guarantees perfect face fit because of the ergonomic design and Total Comfort System, which provides adjustable terminals and nosepiece. With innovation that assures ideal ventilation, best vision in any environment and being super lightweight these shades will help you go beyond your limitations to conquer the road.
Rudy Project Revenge White Gloss, multilaser red lenses - S$340
Sprint Palm Holder Fuelbelt
Dede Griesbauer used the Sprint on her way to 9th place at the 2009 Hawaii Ironman, so it’s proven and tested! If you’re looking for a super comfortable way to carry 10oz with you, this is the way to go. Hand strap is fully adjustable, pocket is great for small items and 10oz bottle has an excellent feel in your hand because of its unique shape.
Sprint Palm Holder Fuelbelt - S$19
2 Toms Anti-Chafing Roll-On Stick
Using SportShield liquid roll-on, you apply a smooth, thin invisible coating to the skin. This coating eliminates or greatly minimizes the friction that causes blisters, chafing and irritation. It can be used on any part of the body where skin is subjected to chafing by clothing and equipment pressure points.
2 Toms Anti-Chafing Roll-On Stick - S$23
Forrest Gump DVD
Forrest Gump is the story of a man who rose above his challenges, and who proved that determination, courage, and love are more important than ability. Runners can relate this beautiful story through their perseverance in races. Watch it your love ones!
Forrest Gump DVD - S$22.90
So here’s our Christmas list. Have a very Merry Christmas to those readers who celebrate Christmas. And to those of you who don’t, Happy Holidays!
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