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Gift guides for runners: fitness enthusiasts

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It’s our runners’ gift guide week, but don’t worry, we didn’t forget about you other fitness enthusiasts. These gifts are perfect for the walker, yogi, or gym rat in your life: SilverSport Silver Towel, 20 x 30 ($20.50). Made of super soft bamboo, the towel releases silver ions when it gets wet, which kills odor-causing […]

Gift guides for runners: ideas for moms and dads

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All parents run after their kids. It’s a universal fact. But some of us choose to keep running even when we get down time. Sounds crazy, right? Well, running is such a great stress release, there are days when — at least for me — it’s absolutely necessary to get that jog in so I […]

Gift guides for runners: the hardcore

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Do you know who is a complete and total badass? Does he or she hit the pavement in all sorts of crazy temps and conditions for an “easy” 10 miler. Yeah. This guides for them. YakTrax ($40) Helps your shoes grip to snow, sleet, and ice. Nathan 5K Runner’s Waist Pack ($23.12) Long runs require […]

Gift guides for runners: the beginner

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If there’s someone on your list who’s resolved to become a runner in 2014, we’ve got you covered. Get your favorite runner-to-be started off on the right foot with these must-haves: The Ultimate Beginner’s Running Guide: The Key to Running Inspired ($13.49 paperback, $4.99 for Kindle). Tips on proper form, shoes, nutrition, training, and motivation. […]

Gift guides for runners: women

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It’s day two of our gift guide week and today we’re splitting it up between men and women. Check out our favorites for females below and hop on over here to see our picks for the male in your life. Mile Markers by Kristin Armstrong ($12.88) A very powerful and moving book about the friendships […]

Gift guides for runners: men

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It’s day two of our gift guide week and today we’re splitting it up between men and women. Check out our favorites for males below (hello, nipguards!) and hop on over here to see our picks for the females in your life. Runner Yellow Silk Tie ($30) Blue men running across a tie? Pretty damn […]

Gift guides for runners: stocking stuffers

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We’ve scoured the internet high and low to find the best presents for runners of all ages, and all week long we’ll be featuring these finds in our gift guides. Today, we’re focusing on stocking stuffers — all $20 or less — that are the perfect little something for your special runner. ‘Twas the Night […]