The 10 Best Stocking Stuffers to Buy for Runners in 2019

Small running gifts

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Looking for a small gift for your favorite runner? Check out this list of perfect stocking stuffers that runners will love.

Our Top Picks

Grabber Hand Warmers

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Runners who do a lot of running in cold weather will appreciate these disposable hand warmers to keep their hands warm and toasty. Grabber Warmers are a non-toxic, odorless heat sources using all natural ingredients that are non-combustible. All you need to do is open the outer package and expose the packet to air for the warmers to start heating up.
Also see: Running Gear for Winter Running

Engraved Sports ID Bracelet

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A sports ID bracelet is one safety item that every runner should have. Stay safe and motivated while out on the road with this single sided Nylon IDmeBAND TECH ID Bracelet. The nylon webbing wristband features a laser engraved tag to engrave your emergency information. Your tag is secure - but easily removable - in case you change your address or medical information. The bracelet is water-resistant and features a Velcro adjustable closure. Up to 6 lines of engraving available.
More: Personalized Running Gifts

Zensah Smart Running Gloves

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These Zensah Smart Running Gloves keep fingers warm while still allowing you to use your touch screen smart phone or iPod. Their proprietary Zensah fabric provides ultra-breathability and comfort during your cold runs.
More: Best Running Gloves


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BodyGlide is a lubricant that's designed to prevent blisters and/or chafing in vulnerable areas, such as your feet, inner thighs, sports bra lines and underarms. Long distance runners go through a lot of BodyGlide, so a replacement stick is always a welcome gift.

Jelly Belly Sports Beans

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Long distance runners have to eat during their runs and these Jelly Belly Sport Beans are a yummy and convenient option. Available in six different flavors, any runner would be happy to find these in their stocking.

Runner Wine Stoppers

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These wine stoppers are a cute way to show off your love of running and wine. Made of solid metal, vinyl and rubber, there are several types to choose from, including:  "26.2", "Keep Calm and Run On", "13.1", "Runner for Life", "Crazy 26.2 Runner", and more.

Half and Full Marathon Christmas Ornaments

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These adorable 13.1 and 26.2 ornaments will help runners reminisce about their half or full marathon every year at Christmas.
Also see: Christmas-Themed Running Gifts

26.2 Running Socks

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These running socks are a fun way to make a statement about your marathon achievement. They're also perfect for running. Made from recycled Merino wool, nylon and spandex blend, they stay cool and wick moisture away. They're also available in the 13.1 variety for half-marathoners.
More: Winter Running Socks
Running Keepsakes for Half and Full Marathoners

Runner Stickers

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Show off love for running or your race accomplishment with a 26.2, 13.1, or Runner Girl sticker on your car.

Also see: Runner Car Magnets

Nathan Power Shower Wipes

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These portable, travel size shower wipes are perfect if you need to freshen up after a workout, but don't have time to go home. They're safe to use on your entire body and will leave you looking great and smelling clean.


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