It is still not too late to gear up for the 12th Hyderabad 10 K Run next weekend (November 29). From Enodomondo app that tracks your number of steps to the best shoes from Adidas that can keep your sole happy, we present you a spectrum of products that will help you enjoy your run.
Text: Nishad Neelambaran
Launched in connection with the Boston Marathon, the Adidas Adizero Boston Boost is one of the most flexible shoes made for running. With a better sole cushion and a wider toe box, this lightweight racer surely falls in a sweet spot. This red and black monster is available for Rs. 8,000.
Details: 6675 2226
Sitting just above your hips, this Kalenji belt from Decathlon comes with a tight zipped pocket for light necessary items while running like energy bars and beans. Apart from this there are two tilted bottle holders. The tilt in the pockets makes it more easier for the runner to grab the sipper and ensures minimal stall. This velcro belt is available for rs.1,800.
Details: 3088 3507
With elastic wasitaband for a snug and the perfect design for wicking the sweat away, this Nike compression shorts are a saviour for long run and strides. The lined gusset and ergonomic seams helps for the best range of motion avoiding the irritation caused of chafing. Buy this comfortable shorts for Rs. 5,200.
Details: 4016 3119
The sleek and tight feature of the Garmin Forerunner 920XT, makes it a perfect gadget for a runner. From a rookie to a pro, this watch allows one to track his timings, heart rate and also gives a perfect break up of the total distance with bifurcation of each kilometre. The watch also acts like a smart alarm which helps one to catch a perfect pace for completing the run in a stipulated time. This smart watch is available for Rs..38,000. Details: paytm.com
This application acts like a personal trainer in your pocket for the perfect guidance for an ideal run. Endomondo app enables the user to connect with other tracking devices such as the GPS watches and help get an accurate workout data which enhances the runners experience. Apart from this, the app also gives audio feedback on your run for every kilometer or mile. Download this app for free on your android and iOS device. Details: endomondo.com
Looking for a gadget holder for your smartphones and audio devices? This comfortable, anti-sweat and water resistant armband from Avantree is just the perfect solution. The large pockets allows you to carry your smartphone during long runs. It is lightweight and is specially designed for people who prefer to carry other essentials with them in the run. This multipurpose armband is available for Rs.1,200. Details: avantree.com
This classic sporty t-shirt from Reebok is a combination of dri-fit polyester and fabric which accelerates the evaporation of perspiration while running. Apart from this, it also allows faster ventilation increasing the breathability of the t-shirt to keep it light weight without absorbing the sweat. This t-shirt is available for Rs.1,200. Details: 6461 7269
This vaccuum sport bottle is just perfect to keep you hydrated through the run. It fits only 600 ml of water which is supposedly the exact quantity of water which a runner should drink through out the race. The shape of the bottle gives the runner a good grip of the bottle and prevents from slipping. This bottle is available for Rs. 700.
Stay comfortable while running with these Y heel socks. With a perfect snug fit and the mesh ventilation the sock allows the foot to breathe and also controls the moisture. Apart from this, the smooth toe and half cushion sole adds on to the comfort and helps absorb shock. These cool pair of socks will cost you only Rs.1,200. Details: 6625 0086