Christmas Gift Guide: Beginner Runners | Women's Running

Christmas Gift Guide: Beginner Runners

Read Time:   |  December 12, 2019

1. ASICS Glideride
£145, asics.com

If you need a new pair of kicks to help power you round, then this new launch from Asics is ideal. The rocking sole propels you forward, making every run a little bit easier – and that’s just what we need, right?

2. APEX GRAY Stellar Sustainable Sports Leggings
£36, apexgray.co.uk

The one thing that will make you head out the door – we promise – is some new, spangly kit that makes you want to show it off. And these gorgeous leggings tick that box and then some. Plus, these have been made using eco lite fabric, spun from recycled plastic bottles. Boom. For 15% off use the code WRM15APX at checkout.

3. LEDLENSER NE06R Head Torch
£44.95, ledlenser-store.co.uk

If you’ve started your running journey this winter, then you’ll soon discover safety is paramount. See and be seen, wearing a headlamp like this, to ensure you can navigate the roads, while traffic can navigate you. It’s an essential.


4. CHUG Stainless Steel Insulated Water Bottle
£19.99, chugbottles.com

No one does plastic anymore. So do your bit for the environment, keep hydrated, and look awesome while doing so with a Chug bottle, accessory of choice for all the best runners. These keep your drink cold for 24 hours, or hot for 12. And what’s more, we’ve got 15% off for you: just add discount code FITNESS15 at checkout.


5. HILLY Marathon Fresh Socklet
£12, hillysocks.com

Yes, in normal circumstances a pair of socks in your stocking is supremely dull. But once you’ve run a few minutes in a pair of your usual cotton numbers, you’ll soon realise how important this often overlooked piece of kit is. Get yourself a pair of Hilly socks and you won’t look back. Promise.


6. Subscription to WOMEN’S RUNNING
£17.99, womensrunning.co.uk

The very best present you could receive if you’ve just started out running is a subscription to this very magazine! Each issue is packed to the rafters with inspiring stories, essential advice and the very best gear for every run. You need this in your life, every month.

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Prices are RRP and correct at time of print for Women’s Running Issue 120 December 2019. This article contains an affiliate link.

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