Mother’s Day isn’t always easy. Flowers? Been there. “Best Mom” mug? Done that. What do you get for a fantastic lady who raised, or is raising, kids, but also hits the roads or trails? Lucky for you, we put together a sweet list of running gear that Mom is sure to love. Wrapping paper not included.
1. For Trail….
These Altras come well-reviewed, and are on sale for under $75. Tell mom to hit the trail! $72, JackRabbit
and for Road…
These sweet kicks feature an 8mm drop and a sub 9-oz weight. Go ahead, get her a pair or two. $99, New Balance
These sweet shades look pretty darn cool. Will that swoosh make Mom run faster? It just might. $83, JackRabbit
This race vest holds 2 liters of water, and has handy pockets for mom’s phone or other gadgets. It’s also very well-reviewed on Amazon. Amazon
Super soft. Super comfortable. Looks awesome. $38, JackRabbit
This comfortable running skirt comes with built-in pockets, and in two neat colors: black and an orange color Oiselle calls “Snap.” Just be sure to tell mom that’s unrelated to Snapchat. $48, Oiselle
Even if mom doesn’t use emoji, she’ll still love this awesome runners’ hat. Will the emoji help her hit that PR? It just might. $23, Finishers Club
Mom’s gotta jam out to the oldies, right? Give her an easy way to crank things up to 11! $150, Best Buy
8. Fitness Belt
Like all of us, mom needs a place to store her wallet, keys, earbuds, etc. Lucky for you, this handy fitness belt will cost you less than an Andrew Jackson. Pretty good, says us. Amazon
This New York Times bestseller has won over the hearts and stomachs of athletes across the globe. We think mom will love it. Amazon
Let’s put it like this. Mom deserves a watch as tough as she is. It’ll track her elevation as she scales mountains and her laps while she trains for that upcoming tri. Amazon