The 16 Best Stocking Stuffers to Buy for Runners in 2019

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BodyGlide Anti Chafe at Amazon

"Designed to prevent blisters and chafing in vulnerable areas."

Grabber Hand Warmers at Amazon

"Non-toxic, odorless heat sources."

Engraved Sports ID Bracelet at Amazon

"Will keep them safe on the road."

Zensah Smart Running Gloves at Amazon

"Keeps fingers warm and able to use a touch screen."

Jelly Belly Sports Beans at Amazon

"A yummy and convenient option for long-distance runners."

Nathan Power Shower Wipes at Amazon

"Perfect for freshening up after a workout."

31.1 Runner Wine Stopper at Amazon

"A cute way to show off a love of running and wine."

Boston Marathon Socks at Amazon

"A fun way to make a statement about a marathon achievement."

Batiste Dry Shampoo at Amazon

"Extend the time between wash days."

Invisibobble Rubber Hair Bands at Amazon

"Highly comfortable and water-repellent."

Our Top Picks

BodyGlide Anti Chafe

BodyGlide
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BodyGlide is a lubricant that's designed to prevent blisters and 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.

Grabber Hand Warmers

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 they'll need to do is open the outer package and expose the packet to air for the warmers to start heating up.

Engraved Sports ID Bracelet

IDme bracelet
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A sports ID bracelet is one safety item that every runner should have. They'll 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 their emergency information. It's secure—but easily removable—in case they change their address or medical information. The bracelet is water-resistant and features a Velcro adjustable closure.

Check out our article on the best personalized running gifts.

Zensah Smart Running Gloves

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These Zensah Smart Running Gloves keep fingers warm while still allowing your favorite runner to use their touch screen smartphone or iPod. The proprietary Zensah fabric provides ultra-breathability and comfort during cold runs.

Jelly Belly Sports Beans

Jelly Belly

 Courtesy of Amazon

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.

Nathan Power Shower Wipes

Nathan Shower Wipes
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These portable, travel size shower wipes are perfect for freshening up after a workout. They're safe to use on the entire body and will leave them looking great and smelling clean.

31.1 Runner Wine Stopper

This wine stopper is a cute way to show off a love of running and wine. It makes the perfect gift for a half marathoner, and the brand also produces similar stoppers for those who run 5ks or just love running in general.

Boston Marathon Socks

These Boston Marathon socks are a fun way for them to make a statement about their marathon achievement, but they're not just for show! These elite socks are equipped with moisture-wicking technology to keep runners' feet cool and dry. There's also an NYC Marathon version for those running in the big apple.

Take a look at our roundup of the best winter running socks on the market.

Batiste Dry Shampoo

Give the runner in your life the gift of fresh hair with Batiste Dry Shampoo. This high-quality spray allows users to extend the time between wash days, and the travel size is perfect for storing in gym bags. It's the ultimate quick fix for oily hair.

Invisibobble Rubber Hair Bands

Runners with long hair will want to pull their hair out of their face and into a ponytail, but traditional hair bands can break hair and cause damage. Invisibobble's traceless hair ring is highly comfortable, water-repellent and is perfect for every hair type.

GAIAM Restore Mini Muscle Roller

Muscle Roller

GAIAM

This mini muscle roller from GAIAM offers big relief. The firm, wavy texture provides the ultimate muscle stimulation while the hard inner core maintains shape. It's small, portable size makes it perfect for travel or storing discreetly at work.

Take a look at our article on the best foam rollers.

Lululemon Cross Chill Run Earwarmer

earwarmer

Lululemon

Serious runners are getting those heart rates up no matter the weather, and their accessories need to perform just as well. The Lululemon Cross Chill Run Ear is the perfect solution for keeping hair in place while also acting as a plush earwarmer. It's breathable sweat-wicking fabric is perfect for running and it even has a ponytail opening.

Porcelain Runners' Ornament

Run Ornament

iGot Crafts

 

This thoughtful ornament is the perfect addition to your athlete's Christmas tree. Each ornament is made from ivory porcelain and measures 3.5 inches around. It comes with a buffalo plaid ribbon for hanging and can be personalized to commemorate a recent marathon.

Baiji Collapsible Silicone Water Bottles

These collapsible water bottles from Baiji are perfect for the runner on the go. Made of food grade silicone, reviewers say that they are lightweight, flexible and fit nicely into car cup holders or gym bags. When fully folded, the bottle is only 5.6 inches tall, making it the ultimate stocking stuffer!

YogaToes Gems Toe Stretchers

YogaToes Toe Stretcher

 YogaToes

Don't let the name fool you, YogaToes Gem Toe Stretchers are the ultimate way to soothe runners' achy feet. These Gems are known to fight hammertoes, plantar fasciitis, and chronic aching feet. Reviewers say that they provide relaxation for the entire body and are an unparalleled addition to their recovery routine.

LATHER Quiet Night Pillow Mist

Pillow Mist

LATHER

Every runner knows that the best runs begin with a good night's sleep. This sleep enhancing linen spray from LATHER has an organic essential oil blend of lavender, ylang ylang, cedarwood, ho wood and lemon to soothe and calm the senses.

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