10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Runners
It’s time time get serious about holiday shopping. Choosing the perfect gift for the runner in your life can be a challenge. The best running accessories are useful, tasteful and aesthetically pleasing so with that in mind, we’ve picked a few of our favourites to save you some time.
Whether you’re trying to find the perfect running shoes for your partner, some new headphones for morning runs or the best GPS devices to spice up some workouts, our Christmas gift guide for runners can help.
As a runner, I appreciate the benefits of a GPS watch that can capture essential data from my runs so that I can measure my time, distance and pace. Treat your beloved with this watch from Garmin, which can be paired with a heart rate strap for zone workouts and can track fitness and progress with precision. Buy this ultimate training partner here.
2. Gym Bag Deodorizers ($13.99)
Ok so it’s not the most festive stocking filler but with these Gym bag deodorizers, the runner in your life will think of you every time they open a fresh smelling gym bag. We all know that runners sweat a lot. They put a lot of effort and heart into it. Your loved one will go crazy after smelling this variety of scents that will eliminate horrid running socks and shoes. Buy here.
At Airia One, we are committed to the research and development of the fastest running shoes in the world. Now that’s what I call a great, unique Christmas gift for runners. This product was crafted after hundreds of thousands of man hours, by a company with a heritage of more than 170 years of shoe making. Order here.
The little wonder created by Apple is perfect for runs. This tiny product is colorful, portable, and wearable. It’s cheap, lightweight and useful – you just clip it on and off you go. It comes with headphones and can store over 300 songs. The best thing? Apple offers Free iPod Engraving this December so you can personalise it for that someone special. Buy here.
The hottest new item in the athletic world. The verdict may still be out on the benefits of compression socks, but the squeezy feel and fine mesh of the CW-X Ventilator Compression Support Socks are simply incredible. They are comfortable during workouts, minimizing muscle fatigue making them a great gift for marathoners or ultramarathoners. Compression socks relieve post-workout pain, increase oxygen delivery, decrease lactic acid and prevent cramps. Buy here.
This outdoor sports headband is the perfect combination of lightweight, quick drying and breathable fabrics. Runners love these things because they are versatile when other hats are just too hot! Only $14. Buy here.
R-Gear Drymax Dry-As-A-Bone keep feet 20 times drier than any other brand. Now that’s a nice Christmas gift for runners. Because runners, and their feet, always appreciate a good pair of socks. Buy here.
With the most interesting title I’ve seen lately, this book was released just two months ago and comes from a two-time Olympic coach. It has great images and diagrams, making it ideal for a novice, or a professional runner. With a lot of 5-Star reviews on Amazon, this book hits the bullseye with clear explanations and instructions. Buy here.
The Christmas gift for a runner has to be useful and this superlight, snug fitting glove is certainly that. This product has minimum insulation for novice and professional athletes who don’t want a glove that gets too warm, too quickly. Give the gift of maximum comfort when running. Buy here.
A runner has to stay hydrated when running long distances. The Karrimor 2 Bottle Belt is a perfect Christmas gift for the athlete in your life as it comes with two pouches for water bottles and a zipped pocket for any valuable items. It also has a headphone port, so they can plug into their favourite music and head off! Buy here.