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Wear a Wise Running Shirt to Your Next Race!

Are you a Wise Runner?  Show it proudly with this New Balance Tempo Performance Tank!

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It is available for $20 plus shipping costs.

This unisex tank comes in Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, and XX-Large.  
[I am wearing a medium in the photo, and I am 6’1″.]

Email me (pmark.runner@gmail.com)the quantity and sizes you wish to order.   I will email you a Paypal invoice of $20 per shirt plus the shipping.  You can then click the link in the email to pay by credit card, debit card, or Paypal account.  Your shirt should be mailed out to you within 2 weeks.

Runners in the Knoxville area can purchase a shirt from me directly without the need to pay shipping.

Top Ten Gift Ideas for Runners

What gift do you get for a runner for Christmas, birthday or other special occasion? 

What do you give to a runner?  You do not buy running shoes!  Running shoes are best chosen by the runner, tried on, jogged in, … You get the idea.  Running attire – shorts, shirts, socks, gloves, and the like have the same issue.  So what items are sure to be cause a runner to crack a smile when they open them up?

Here is my top 10 list of items that are popular with runners, organized by category:

Top 5 Gift Books for Runners

  1. Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen  – Inspirational and informative from the world’s fastest ultra-runner.
  2. Running the Edge: Discovering the Secrets to Better Running and a Better Life – Two competitive runners sharing their secrets.
  3. Train Like a Mother: How to Get Across Any Finish Line – and Not Lose Your Family, Job, or Sanity – For real women who really love running.
  4. The Gift of Running: a book for runners and future runners – Written to inspire and inform regular Joes and Jills to run their best and enjoy the ride!
  5. Hansons Marathon Method: A Renegade Path to Your Fastest Marathon – For those runners that want to run a faster marathon without overdoing their training.

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Top 5 Gift Devices for Runners

  1. Reflective Gear – Show them you care about their safety!
  2. Hydration Pack – If they run very far at all, they need to carry water…
  3. Foam Roller (stretching device) – For the price of a book, give the gift of happy legs!
  4. The Stick (rolling massager) – Used by athletic trainers to loosen up tight and/or cramping muscles
  5. Garmin 210 (GPS running watch) – Okay, this one is the only expensive one on the list.  For less than $200, however, a runner can track their running pace, look at data from their runs, & look at a map of their runs.

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Enjoy the run!

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