As crisp autumn weather begins to replace hot summer days, it becomes a great time of year for runners. The change in seasons and having less daylight also means a runner has to adapt to fall conditions. A runner will also need to have the proper running gear for fall. Having the proper gear will give the runner the ultimate running experience through the fall months.
Road Runner Sports offers the Petzl Signal Flasher for $14.99. This safety light is a must-have running gear for fall. This light is especially important for runners who run in the early morning or later in the evening. This safety light will give the runner extra visibility. It can be seen up to 1,000 meters, and can be a blinking or steady light. This safety light can attach to almost anything, and can withstand temperatures from 22 below zero to 140 degrees. When the light is on flashing mode it will last approximately 120 hours, and in steady mode in will last up to 40 hours.
REI offers the Under Armour Coldgear Gloves for $25. These are perfect for keeping hands warm while running on cool fall days. These gloves are a must-have running gear for fall. They are comfortable, lightweight and form-fitting. They can be worn on their own or inside weather-protective shell gloves for increased heat retention. These gloves have a reflective screen-printed logo for added visibility.
Nike offers the lightweight Running Skullcap for $18. This is the perfect hat choice to wear while running on those chilly fall days because it covers the runner’s ears. This hat keeps the runner warm without adding bulk. It is made with Dri-FIT fabric, and will help keep sweat away and the runner dry and comfortable. This is also the perfect running gear choice because of its reflective print at the brim for added visibility when running in the fall months. This hat is machine washable.
Zappos offers the Drymax Running Lite Sports Socks, 4-pack, for $41.00. These socks are perfect for fall running because of their Drymax Sweat Removal Technology. Drymax will keep feet cool in summer and warm in cooler months. The sweat’s thermal capacity is 23 times greater than air. Drymax helps keep feet dry so they stay warmer running on those chilly fall days. These running socks also feature a flat toe seam to prevent blisters, and an arch back to hold the sock in place.