Jogging remains one of the safest ways to get aerobic exercise under pandemic conditions (provided you distance from others). As the days grow crisp, here’s what’s on our wish-list for a fashion-meets-function fall running kit.
A cool-weather running kit.
1 / This pretty-in-pink water-resistant, down- and PrimaLoft-insulated vest is great for layering come winter. LULULEMON DOWN FOR IT ALL VEST, $158 . LULULEMON.COM 2 / Lole’s Pace Long Sleeve top hits right at the hip (key for windy runs) and is made with recycled fibres sourced from post-consumer water bottles. $59 , LOLELIFE.COM 3 / Halfmoon Joy-a-Toes toe spreader — trust us on this one. These soft gel contraptions help rejuvenate your tight, achy feet post-jog, and can increase their flexibility and strength. $46 , SPORTCHECK.CA 4 / Hydrate in style with the S’well Purple Garnet water bottle, which keeps drinks cold for up to 24 hours or hot for up to 12. $45 , CHAPTERS.INDIGO.CA 5 / Montreal-based Ciele running hats are breathable and low-profile with a softcurved, small brim. $45 , CIELEATHLETICS.COM 6 / A lightweight, hooded windbreaker with reflective features is a must for fall running. This Joe Fresh lavender number is chic and priced right. $39 , JOEFRESH.COM 7 / A compact foam roller helps to release muscle tension and relieve stiffness. $29.99 , CANADIANTIRE.CA 8 / Tall socks are key for a fall run. And the mesh panels on this prettily patterned pair keep your feet at the perfect temperature. $21.99 , ONRUNNING.COM 9 / The handy side pockets on these Fast and Free tights hold all your essentials, including a mask for unexpected traffic. $138 , LULULEMON.COM 10 / For early-morning or late-evening runs, invest in a SlapLit bracelet with LED illuminating functionality — lightweight, durable and goes for 100 hours on one battery. $15.99 , SPORTCHEK.CA 11 / A super-supportive wireless sports bra made for up to a G cup — practically a miracle. $98 , KNIX.CA 12 / Cool reflective stripes are the highlight of these mineralinfused, anti-odour tights. $110 , UNDERARMOUR.CA 13 / Touchscreen-compatible fleece gloves have grips on the palm so your phone stays in your hands. $49.99 , THENORTHFACE.COM