The benefits that running presents to practitioners are numerous, and that is what makes it one of the most popular sports on the planet. We previously showed you ten of the best running apps, now check out these awesome running gadgets and accessories.
We all know what a pain it is to lug your personals around while on a run. The brilliant SPIbelt fixes that problem which bogs many a runner. It secures around your waist and it stores your phone, keys, cash, bank cards, etc. It is very comfortable and it will not chaff your skin as it contains soft elastic.
inov-8 MESH POCKET
Here is another brilliant running accessory. It’s perfect for providing extra space and is compatible with all new inov-8 race packs. It attaches securely onto either shoulder strap and provides instant access to kit when on the move. It weighs only 31 grams and is made out of 3D Airmesh, Stretch Mesh.
MOTOACTV enjoys superior functionality and it is the world’s first GPS fitness tracker that has a smart MP3 player. It syncs your data online and cleverly can identify what songs motivate you, plus you can use it to track running your stats. The best part it is that it is so versatile, it can also be used for other sports such as cycling, golf and more.
One thing is for certain, when it comes to quality of sound, it is hard to top Bose. The Bose SIE2i Sports Headphones gives runners a great secure fit while belting out smooth sound. It includes an armband to secure your music player to. These headphones are also water resistant.
This brilliant GPS-capable watch has a host of nifty features for runners to up their game. The Garmen Forerunner 610 is highly advanced and lets you race against your personal best time, another user’s pace, or even a static, pre-determined pace. An analytical representation of your running stats can be then uploaded to your computer, if you would like to later review it.
This is ideal for the runner who is not too crazy about chords. The Motorola S10 HD Bluetooth Stereo headset rests behind your ears. It synchs with your mobile and a single charge will last you up to eight hours. They are easy to clean and produce great sound.
Omegawave ECG Sensor Belt
This gadget is so smart, it will tell you when to run or when to rest. Use the Omegawave ECG Sensor Belt to analyse how you are feeling. It will tell you about your cardiac fatigue, stress level, and adaptation reserves. Information is fed to your mobile for you to analyse. It sends you an ECG recording of your heart and also assesses how hard you should train.
If you are prone to running through poorly lit areas, the POWERCAP is a must for you. It is a fairly stylish running cap that features their Ultra Bright LED technology. Its reflective strip keeps you visible to motorists as do its lights. With the POWERCAP, you will be able to properly gauge where you are running and it ups your safety – great for trail runners.
What other running gadgets and accessories do you use? What is the next running gadget or accessory you plan on buying?