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Retail Therapy: Holiday Gift Blowout, Part One!

Let’s get one thing straight; Runner Susan celebrates all holidays that involve the giving of gifts to Susan. All kidding aside (and I actually wasn’t kidding) I’ve put together a fantastic list of gifts anyone can give me. Or even give to the runner in your life! From $1.99 to $1,999.00, there is something perfect here for every runner. (All prices in US.)


Light-It-Up Vest:

The vest combines reflectivity with LED power, giving 360-degree visibility. 3 LED-settings: glow, blink and off. One size fits most. $29.00



Bondi Bands:

Where fashion meets function. All runners should have great hair and Bondi Bands in their stocking. Bondi Performance Wear is made from sweat-absorbing wicking fabric. $8.00



Pulse Lite Glove:

Soft, lightweight, and highly breathable running glove is ideal for fall marathons. Keeps hands dry and offers just enough protection as you run. Five fun colors. $20.00



Nightlife Magnetic Clip:

Lightweight, magnetic light adds instant visibility with 3M™ Scotchlite™ retro-reflective detail and L.E.D. light. $15.00



Vapor Dry Racer Cap:

Moisture-transfer cap with Element mesh band; helps regulate temperature by moving moisture away from the head, keeping you dry and comfortable.
Fit: Semi-fitted. Blue and green. $18.00



Tech Pocket:

This neoprene and Velcro pouch is just the place to stow your mp3 player while you’re on the move. It straps securely to your arm and is padded for comfort. $14.00



Briza Watch:

This watch is perfect for running a marathon or running around town. A genuine mother of pearl face makes it as pretty as it is functional. It is also water-resistant to 100 meters. $75.00 ON SALE! $59.99



ABA Cellulite Smoothers:

You asked and here they are, the shorts worn by the women on the hit TV show, The Biggest Loser. For biking, running and losing that jiggle factor. I’ll take one in every color, please. Shorts available in sizes small (4-6) through 3X (24-26). $29.99 and up.



Custom Running Artwork:

Each piece is handcrafted and original. Send a photo and any associated memorabilia, favorite colors or anything else, and artist One Pink Fuzzy will create a one-of-a-kind, hand-made keepsake. Prices for a 12″x12″ start at $45. Truly a bargain.



Custom Running Shirts:

The Running Banana offers the perfect gift for someone with a marathon in his or her future. Simply add ‘Go Runner Name’ and they will sure to be a celebrity! Tanks, short sleeved and long sleeved shirts. $35.00 and up.



Oakley Thump Pro Sunglasses:

Sunglasses and an MP3 player all in one. No wires, no mess. 100% UVA, UVB, UVC and blue light protection. $299.00



iPod Shuffle:

Clip on the world’s most wearable music player and take up to 240 songs with you anywhere. Choose from five colors — including four new hues — to make your musical fashion statement. I’ll take the red one. $79.00



Marathon Stick:

Made popular by world-class runners. This is the favorite model of Bob Anderson, world’s foremost authority on stretching, and author of the bestseller, Stretching. $29.95



Don’t forget—tune in for Part Two next week!