Running-related stuff to use when you aren’t running

Disclaimer: I received products from Arcanum, Addaday and nuun as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! For all the items us runners use while we’re running — like clothes, socks, shoes, hats, running belts, hydration packs and more — there … More Running-related stuff to use when you aren’t running

Let’s talk about socks

Disclaimer: I received products from Incrediwear and CEP Compression as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! In addition to the shoes I recently blogged about, socks are another necessity when it comes to running — unless you’re running barefoot, which … More Let’s talk about socks

What a (runner) girl needs: Shoes and bags

Disclaimer: I received products from Brooks, Altra and Vooray as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! I’m probably like a lot of female runners in that I would rarely pay more than $50 for a pair of everyday shoes, like … More What a (runner) girl needs: Shoes and bags

Ready to win at laundry? Try WIN Sports Detergent (+ discount code and giveaway)

Disclaimer: I received a bottle of WIN Sports Detergent to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Stinky, sweaty clothes are an unfortunate side-effect of running. Lots of miles lead to lots of laundry. I’ve … More Ready to win at laundry? Try WIN Sports Detergent (+ discount code and giveaway)

Refresh your running look

Disclaimer: I received products from Handful, Brooks, Vuori and Incrediwear as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Looking to bring a fresh look to your running outfits? I received numerous items when I attended The Running Event last month as … More Refresh your running look

Hate running on the treadmill? Try Zwift

Disclaimer: I received two Zwift RunPods as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! After getting the chance to run using the Zwift platform at The Running Event in Austin, I was actually looking forward to my next opportunity to run … More Hate running on the treadmill? Try Zwift

Gear Review: Staying safe with SABRE products made for athletes

Follow @vanessajunkin Disclaimer: I received the SABRE Runner Defense Spray, Duathlete Pepper Gel and Personal Alarm to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! I’m not the most intimidating-looking person out there. Hopefully, with the … More Gear Review: Staying safe with SABRE products made for athletes

Gear Review: Keep your seat clean post-run with Orange Mud transition and seat wrap (+ discount code)

Follow @vanessajunkin Disclaimer: I received an Orange Mud transition and seat wrap to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! When running the Hereford High School cross country course the day after the state meet … More Gear Review: Keep your seat clean post-run with Orange Mud transition and seat wrap (+ discount code)

SPIbelt SPIbeams LED hat lights the way for dark runs (+discount code)

Follow @vanessajunkin Disclaimer: I received a SPIbelt SPIbeams LED hat to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Colder-weather running generally means more stuff: Lights for seeing and being seen when it’s dark, more layers … More SPIbelt SPIbeams LED hat lights the way for dark runs (+discount code)

Tested in my sleep: The Bedgear Balance 1.0 performance pillow (+ discount code)

Disclaimer: I received a Bedgear Balance 1.0 performance pillow to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Well, I overslept for work today. First, I fell asleep on the couch, where I had my Bedgear Balance … More Tested in my sleep: The Bedgear Balance 1.0 performance pillow (+ discount code)