adidas / October 2020
7 minute read

Gifts for Runners: Running Gear They’ll Love

Shopping for the best gifts for runners? Check out adidas for running gifts they crave, from men’s and women’s running shoes and clothes to outerwear and more.

adidas Gifts for Runners: Our Top Ten Picks

Fresh air in your lungs, leaves crunching under your feet, and that rush during the final mile – the rewards of running are priceless. But when it comes to gift ideas for runners, clothes and accessories designed specifically for running can help them reach new personal bests. From leggings and running shoes to sweat-wicking t-shirts and breathable hats, adidas has gifts for runners of every level. Take the guesswork out of holiday shopping for a runner with this guide to running gifts that will help them become one with the run.

Gifts for Runners under $25


Superlite Hat 

Price: $24

Rain or shine: runners can take on everything the trail throws at them in this adidas running hat. The pre-curved brim and special non-glare visor keeps the sun out of their eyes so they can focus on the path ahead. Runners can adjust the back-strap for a snug, custom fit.


Superlite Ankle Socks 

Price: $20

These lightweight no-show socks are perfect for powering through your next run. They feature sweat-wicking fabric to help keep your feet dry during the most intense workouts. Finished with adidas graphics, they come in a handy multipack.


Alliance 2 Sackpack

Price: $18

This roomy adidas sackpack has plenty of room for running essentials, plus a change of clothes. Stash sweaty gear in the main compartment while your phone, keys and valuables stay safe and dry in the front zip pocket. Keep your water bottle at the ready in the stretch mesh side pocket.

Essential Running Gifts Under $100


Run It 3-Stripes Fast Tee 

Price: $32

Get lightweight comfort and 24/7 visibility from this women’s running t-shirt with reflective graphics for safer runs. Made from 100% recycled polyester, the high-performance knit fabric keeps you cool and dry, drawing sweat and rain away from your skin.


Own the Run Tee

Price: $35

Not all t-shirts are created equal. Using all recycled materials, adidas created the Own the Run T-Shirt for runners who expect the best from their gear. Thin enough for hot days but sturdy enough for daily wear, this breathable running shirt checks all the boxes. With sleek reflective graphics and an easy, timeless fit, the Own the Run Tee is destined to become his favorite.


Own the Run Shorts

Price: $35

Runners need shorts that can stand up to anything in their path without weighing them down. Crafted from high-tech recycled materials, adidas Own the Run running shorts hit just above the knee for coverage that never gets in the way. With a secure sweat-proof zip pocket and drawcord waist, the runner on your shopping list can hit the road with everything they need – and nothing they don’t.


Own The Run Hooded Wind Jacket

Price: $62

Ignore the forecast. With this zip-up windbreaker you can still own your run even in wet weather. The water-repellent outer finish and sporty hood offer protection from gusts of wind and sudden showers. Stay visible and safe on dark, cloudy or foggy runs with reflective details on all sides.


How We Do Long Tights 

Price: $75

Leggings, stretch pants, workout tights…Whatever you call them, runners swear by them. These women’s running tights feature a handy sweat-proof pocket and a flattering high waist that stays in place during intense workouts. Sustainably made with recycled polyester, adidas fitted leggings wick moisture away from the skin for a comfortable jog any time of the year.

Shoes That Boost Your Stride: Perfect Gifts for Your Favorite Runner


SolarGlide Running Shoes

Price: $140

Mile after mile, the cushioned Boost™ soles of these men's running shoes return energy with every stride. The SolarGlide 3 is a workhorse running shoe built for the bulk of your training—without sacrificing style. Featuring stitched-in reinforcement on the breathable mesh upper and a stability rail for targeted support, SolarGlides are the sneakers he’ll reach for again and again. 


Ultraboost 20 Shoes 

Price: $180

For the runner on your list who wants to turbo charge her daily miles, adidas Ultraboost 20’s are a gift she’ll love. The knit upper offers stitched-in support based on motion capture technology. A soft, comfortable elastane heel allows for natural movement, and responsive cushioning supports and energizes your feet with every stride.

From the weekend jogger to the 5am road warrior, show the runner on your list a little love with a gift they’ll use again and again. Shop online at adidas to find gifts runners will love, any time of year.

adidas / October 2020
7 minute read