For a big ticket Item I would suggest a Garmin 910X with heart rate monitor and ANT stick so you don’t have worry about recording your workouts:
I love most thing Lululemon but I really love my Run Swiftly long sleeve shirt it’s the perfect weight.
On runs longer than 10 miles I always carry water, a Nathan Handheld makes that easy
Every runner can use more gels, I like GU the best. I usually stick with blackberry or peanut butter but this time of year the holiday flavors are fun
Lists from last Year:
Good morning, it’s time to continue the athlete’s wish list with the bike addition. Being a triathlete means needing a lot of gear you can find my swim list here: Athlete Wish List Part 1 (swim) and here a a few things that I have and love or are on my list for biking:
If you’re looking for a big ticket gift, a full carbon road bike might be the right choice. A women’s specific bike is important for my build (long legs, short torso and narrow shoulders) I love my tt-bike and while I won’t be adding a fancy new road bike to the fleet this month maybe one day:
Trek women’s Madone 4.5 WSD
If you are going to spend hours on the bike you might as well be comfortable AND look cute! Betty Designs Cycling Kit
Smart Wool arm warmers make regulating your temperature easy while on the go:
And my FAVORITE thing to eat on the bike (don’t judge me) PB snickers!
Athlete Wish List Part 1 (run)
Hello Friends! I think we all know that part of the fun of being an endurance athlete or just being active is all the great “gear” that comes along with it. So if you are looking for things to add to your own list or something special for the athlete in your life then maybe you can find inspiration from a few of the things that have caught my eye or that I already have and love. There are way too many things for just one posting so I will break them up into parts:
Pull buoys can help work on form as well as rest tired legs, comes in pink or blue: