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If you're looking for a simple yet powerful men's running watch, the Timex Ironman 50-lap watch is a great choice. It features a timer and lap counter, so he’ll never forget which lap he's on. And the watch is water-resistant up to 99 feet, for runners who love to cool off in the water after a long, hot run.
If the running man in your life is injury-prone or just loves a good massage, he'll love the TP massage ball. It's portable and a great to way relieve the tension in his muscles after a workout or even before a race. Designed to mimic the feeling of a human thumb, the TP ball actually changes shape after five to seven seconds of pressure on the targeted muscle. The massage ball also comes with a DVD that shows the various ways to use it.
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Men can keep the sun and sweat out of their eyes with this ultra-light Headsweats visor. Weighing less than 2 ounces, the visor is also DuPont-certified 40+ UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor) for protection against the sun. The comfy CoolMax terry band will whisk away sweat, keeping his face dry.
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If your favorite runner sometimes runs at dawn or night, here’s a great way to show him that you care. This lightweight adjustable mesh vest is the perfect way to add visibility without bulk, no matter what time of year.
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These comfortable Brooks running shorts feature a compression boxer brief lining to reduce chafing. They’re made of a breathable fabric that is also waterproof and windproof. The shorts also contain dual rear holster pockets for storing those running necessities, as well as an elastic draw cord to ensure a snug fit.
Feetures socks are a favorite among runners, thanks to their proven blister protection. The socks help them avoid blisters with their patented Coolfeet Ventilation System and seamless PerfectToe. The Coolfeet Ventiliation System provides unique 360° mesh ventilation for maximum air flow and breathability, keeping the feet dry and cool. The socks also feature bands of Lycra that hug the foot and prevent the sock from sliding all over the place.
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