The Best Running Accessories for 2021
More than 6.5 million people in the UK go running on a regular basis, making it the country’s most popular exercise method. It’s a simple way to stay fit, get some fresh air, and enjoy valuable me-time while gyms are closed. And best of all, it’s free!
But the latest accessories can help you get even more out of your running routine. You can track your progress, monitor your heart rate, and much more.
Need some inspiration? We’ve picked five of the top running accessories for 2021 to help you get started!
Running Buddy Pouch
Tired of strapping your smartphone to your arm in a tight armband when you go running?
Find wearing a rucksack for long jogs too uncomfortable?
Meet the Running Buddy Pouch.
This is a lightweight solution using magnetic technology to keep your phone, keys, and cash secure. The Running Buddy Pouch is bounce-free, strap-free, and chafe-free. A headphone port is included.
Multiple Running Buddy Pouches are available, with different styles, sizes, and colours (including fabulous pink).
Garmin Fenix 6 Pro Multisport GPS Watch
The Garmin Fenix 6 Pro Multisport GPS Watch is one of the most amazing running accessories for 2021, whether you’re a new runner or a seasoned pro.
- preloaded TOPO maps
- hydration tracking
- performance metrics
- smart notifications
- support for Garmin Pay Contactless
You can use this with the Garmin Connect mobile app, which is compatible with Strava. Strava has more than 55 million users, with another million joining monthly. This app lets you track your performance, assess your stats, and interact with fellow runners online.
Garmin Forerunner 45 GPS Fitness Watch
The user-friendly Garmin Forerunner 45 GPS Fitness Watch is a great pick if you want to monitor your heart rate, your steps, distance, pace, and other essential metrics.
You can use this watch with Garmin Coach’s adaptive training plans, and upload your data to Garmin Connect automatically. It also includes all-day stress monitoring and a relaxation breathing timer to help you unwind.
Regatta 0.6L Tritan Flip Top Bottle
A third of Brits admit they don’t drink the recommended 2.0 - 2.5 litres of water every day, but it’s crucial to stay hydrated if you’re a runner. And it’s vital to invest in a water bottle that’s BPA-free, easy to use, and unlikely to fall from your hand.
That’s why the Regatta 0.6L Tritan Flip Top Bottle is such a fantastic option. It’s made from tough-but-lightweight Tritan copolyester, and includes a convenient strap for your wrist or fingers.
Milestone LED Shoe Light Clip
The Milestone LED Shoe Light Clip is a simple way to help yourself stay visible and safe when running in the dark.
Just clip this ultra-bright LED to your shoe and drivers will be more aware of your presence. This is splash proof and includes two modes: continuous or flashing.
These exciting running accessories can make a positive impact on your fitness routine in 2021 and beyond, so give them a try!
And if you want to browse more terrific products, check out our complete range of running accessories!