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Terrific gifts for runners that will have them burning to get out and run

. 3 min read . Written by Gabrielle Clarke
Terrific gifts for runners that will have them burning to get out and run

Everybody that is a runner knows that running has changed their life. It’s not just an activity or exercise, but it’s a way of life. While the benefits are numerous, running also helps with people’s overall mental health.

Running strengthens your lungs, helps prevent high blood pressure, strengthens the immune system and most importantly relieves stress.

Best value gifts for runners

The gifts listed in this section are all under $20 making them the perfect gift for one of your friends

iCKER Base Layer Top Men's


No runner can exercise with just a T-shirt. Runners need running shirts made out of elastane fabric. This shirt is lightweight and tight compression fit increases muscle performance and recovery time. Your runner friend would love to get this gift from you.

Engo Blister Prevention Patches


This stops blister from forming. It is applied to the inside of the footwear and not to the skin. It is proven to last for 6 weeks  or 300 miles. Your runner friend already needs them so why don’t you make a gift to them?

Running Armband


Listen to music, take calls and track your fitness, without the inconvenience of removing your phone. The NEW advanced Lycra material will block sweat and rain from getting to your phone. Whatever your arm size, the phone holder is secure and will not fall down your arm during exercise. The adjustable armband comes with a bonus extender strap included, perfect to fit all arm circumferences. Every runner own one of these running armbands, so make sure to buy the next one for your runner friend.

Mid-range gifts for runners

All the gifts in this section are priced between $20-$40 making them ideal for your loved ones. The gifts reach every expectation your runner friend had as a gift.

Amphipod Hydraform Thermal


Every runners need to be hydrated when they run, so the best gift idea is to buy him/her a water bottle. This Amphipod Hydraform Thermal is lightweighted and can be easily carried around. It also has a holder so runners can hold it while they run.

ROAD iD Bracelet


Personalized ID Bracelet allows you to include info such as your name, emergency contact numbers, and medical info. When you are running you can’t have a bag on you to carry all your stuff, that’s where this bracelet comes handy. It carries all your information that you need in your hand. Your runner friend would love this.

High-end gifts

This final section contains gifts which are a little bit special for your dog lover friend. Every gift here is above $40, which means the following gifts will certainly be appreciated by your loved ones.

YakTrax Run Traction Cleats for Running on Snow and Ice


Traction cleats designed by runners specifically to fit over running shoes allowing users to continue training in winter. Made of combination of replaceable, 3mm carbide-steel spikes and 1.4mm stainless-steel coils to provide unbeatable traction. Provides 360 degrees of traction on cold surfaces for all-direction stability. If you buy this gift for your friend, he will be able to run also in the winter.

Moving Comfort Women's Fiona Bra

Price: $45.99

If you are a woman runner, you know that a sports bra is important. With front adjustable straps with concealed hook-and-loop closure it makes a perfect gift for your girlfriend runner.