Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting – Women's Running

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting

Read Time:   |  December 9, 2016

Falke hoody, £85

We want you to stay cosy when you’re ticking off the miles – and this hoody is super snug! With the bonus of a stand-up collar and drawstring hood you can defy whatever the winter commute throws at you.

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting

Saucony Kinvara 7, £110

A neutral, but cushioned, ride in a shoe that stands out in the dark. With such a sleek and flexible design, with added support from an EVERUN heel insert, you can rely on these shoes for comfort, whatever your commute distance.


Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting

DHB flashlight reflective neck tube, £12

As the temperatures drop, add extra protection around your neck as well as increased visibility. This neck tube, made from soft-brushed jersey fabric, will seal in warmth and block irritating draughts.


Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting

IAMRUNBOX backpack, from £99.95

Forget stuffy tubes, get yourself this modish, lightweight backpack and your commute will never be the same again! With a laptop compartment plus all the storage you need (and it’s weatherproof) you’ll arrive at work fit and, with crease-free clothes, ready for anything!

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting


Kora Shola crew and esker hat, £95 and £30

Your baselayer will make or break your run commute; whatever your terrain, this finely woven top, made from luxuriously soft pure yak wool, will keep you warm, not damp. Pull on the esker hat and regulate your head temperature, too. Made from wool sourced from the Himalayas, you’ll wear these with complete confidence of superior protection from the cold.

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting




Hübner’s Iron Vital M+ chewables, £12.95 for 30

You’ll need to keep up your energy high on your winter runs, especially during your time of the month, and these Iron chews, in a subtle berry flavour are also kind to your stomach. Keep your engine on full throttle and fight tiredness without irritating your stomach.

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting


Aloe24-7 juice, £8.99 for 500ml

Made from the South Africa Aloe Ferox plant, this juice is packed full of nutrients to boost your immune and digestive systems. So look after your body from the inside out and keep one of these in your backpack to glug back after every run.


Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting

Icebreaker Sierra glove real tree, £35

Perfect for navigating or keeping in touch on the run, with these breathable gloves feature a touchscreen index finger and thumb. With lush brushed fabric, there’ll be no signs of your fingers seizing up, either.

Icebreaker Sierra glove real tree


Mountain Warehouse inertia reflective jacket, £59.99

You’d struggle to find a better jacket for a winter run commute than this one. The whole jacket lights up when light falls on it, turning you into a human-sized cat’s eye… but that’s not its only USP. It’s also shower proof and has a cosy microfleece-lined collar.

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting


2XU hyoptik compression tights, £75

Get powerful compression for your muscles on your run commute, and get noticed with the HYOPTIK reflective logos. Your muscles will warm up faster and recover quicker after, helping ward off winter injury.

Best Kit For Winter Run Commuting


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