2016 Holiday Gear Guide: Gifts
Some gift ideas for runners to enjoy when not running.
Commemorate your run in the world’s grandest marathon with this personalized poster featuring your name, time and bib number.
Posterize one of dozens of original, black and white Prefontaine photos taken by Jeff Johnson for the kind of coolness and inspiration only Pre can provide.
Show your love of trail running with this artistic ode to the legendary Northern California race.
With tons of uses, a bandana is a runner’s or hiker’s best friend. As stocking stuffers go, simple essentials like this are hard to beat.
Steve Prefontaine’s sister, Linda, crafts these track-inspired necklaces that show off your love of the sport and offer a little extra motivation.
$19.99 (pack of 4) or $39.99 (pack of 10), racedots.com
RaceDots are the colorful and non-destructive alternative to safety pins for attaching race bibs. Each RaceDot is a patented assembly of two very strong magnets that ‘lock’ together to hold your race bib securely in place without damaging your expensive athletic apparel—a perfect stocking stuffer for the serial racer.
$59-$129 per package, sizzlefish.com
Sizzlefish delivers pure, natural seafood, frozen at peak freshness and conveniently portioned, directly to your door. Fish, loaded with protein and Omega 3s, is an important component of a healthy training diet, and the ideal gift for runners who are also seafood lovers.