Checklist of Running Gear and Apparel Items You Don’t Want to Forget

running apparel checklist

One good thing about running is that it does not take a lot of equipment to do. However, there a few accessories you may need to have to improve your running experience. This running gear is not too expensive and anyone, with a good budget, has enough money them without breaking a sweat. Of course, like many things you can spend as much or as little on any item as you feel comfortable. 

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Running Gear Review: Which is the better GPS Watch and Heart Rate Monitor for Running: the Garmin 305 or 405?

GPS Watch and Heart rate monitor

Have you considered getting a GPS and Heart Rate Monitor Watch? Having these features can help you improve your running program  A hear rate monitor is a useful way can help you determine if you are reaching your target heart rate or not, and can help you to track your effort.  The GPS feature allows you to track the distance you have run as well as your current pace.  Really, these things are pretty cool, […] Read more »

Gear Review: How the Nike + iPod Can Be Like Your Own Running Coach

Nike Plus iPod

I just tried out the Nike + iPod device to use try out on my running workouts, and I thought I would share my thoughts on it. I have actually only ran with it twice, and I think that overall I like it, and think it is worth the price I paid. What is the Nike Plus iPod If you are not familiar with the Nike + iPod device, basically it consists of a transmitter […] Read more »

Running Shirts to Keep You Cool

running shirt for women

Shirts for Warm Weather Spring is here, and summer is right around the corner here in the US. And where I live, it is already starting to get warm, so we need to start thinking about what clothes will help us stay cool when we are running. What about Cotton? If you normally just throw on a cotton t-shirt and go for a run, then you may know that cotton is really not make an […] Read more »

Running Shoe Review – Saucony Omni

running shoe

I have decided to do a product review each Thursday as a part of the blog.  Today, I wanted to take a look at running shoes.  Your running shoes are the most important item you wear, and you will want to take your time in making the right decision.  In addition, you really should consider making an investment in a good running shoe.  Having the wrong shoe can affect your running form which can also […] Read more »

Running Gear – This Earbuds for You

I have decided to do some gear reviews once a week.  Today, I want to talk about earbuds of all things.  I am someone who almost always takes my music player with me when I run.  Currently I am actually carrying along my iphone with me.  And I am kind of particular about the earbuds I use.  I have found that the earbuds that come many of the music players you buy, including the ipod, […] Read more »