Runners wine glasses

Runners have always captivated Americans. From Jesse Owens to Allyson Felix, runners are some of the most revered athletes not just in this country but throughout the world. There are millions of runners in the United States alone. In fact, in 2012 it is estimated that more than 57 million Americans ran or jogged at least once. More than that, approximately 500,000 Americans participate in a marathon every year. Americans, it seems, can’t stay still.

Why is running so addictive? Well, if anything, running is excellent for your health. Running has been shown to dampen or even block the effects of aging. Among other things, running for 45 minutes a day can reduce one’s blood pressure by 10-12 mgs. Running can also reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease by as much as 60%! Those are just a few of the extraordinary benefits running offers your body.

Running is so popular in the U.S., in fact, that an entire industry has develop to cater to runners. Personalized gifts for runners offer a plethora of products that any true runner would appreciate. From practical gifts like running shoes and socks to more specialized items like running jewelry and decals, personalized gifts for runners are sure to brighten a runner’s day.

Why not treat that special runner (a co-worker, a friend, a relative, a partner, etc.) with their very own customized runners beer mugs? What runner wouldn’t want runners headbands with their initials on it? With running gifts, you can show just how much you care about the runners in your life and their sport of choice. Gifts for a runner come in all shapes and sizes; there’s bound to be at least something that will catch your eye.

What do you think about personalized gifts for runners? Do you want to see other items besides the ones mentioned here? Feel free to leave a comment or question at the bottom.

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