Check the temp, then dress as if you’ll be walking in weather 10 degrees warmer.
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For training, the key is simply finding comfortable runners. Visit a specialty shoe store to get fitted for a custom insole. For an edge on race day, many competitors opt for spiked shoes like New Balance’s XC900S.