Five potential Christmas gifts for the runner in your life

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We look at some stocking fillers if you're looking for that essential or quirky gift to bring a smile to the runner(s) in your life!

Men's running boxer shorts, Runderwear from around £20 in many sports shops - these neat glove like fitting garments will keep you chafe free, supported and comfortable throughout your Christmas running.  

And what's good for one is often good for the other one too!

The Women's running briefs from Runderwear are designed to keep you running chafe free, Runderwear are a popular choice. With a higher waistband and a seamless design, these are perfect for runners looking for extra support and at a similar prices to the men's version gender equality is what we love!

The Tile, retailing just under £30 at  John Lewis is a useful key finding tool. If you know a runner who can lose their keys, then the Tile connects to your phone, allowing you to find your keys on a map. You can also set up alerts to remind you when you've left your keys behind. 

The Proviz  Reflect 360 running socks retailing around  £12 are snug priced to line your stockings. If you're worried about the runner in your life being visible this winter, these socks are a great stocking filler. As well as being comfortable and sweat wicking, the reflective yarn catches the light a treat. Also a great present for cyclists too.

Buff headband from many stores from just under £17. A great winter accessory, this Buff headband is lightweight and breathable, while still being heat-retaining to provide insulation and extra warmth. It's also got a reflective design which is great for safety when running at dusk. With the adventure ultra events growing this could be a year round go to accessory for some athletes.

We will review more interesting items that could help bring a glowing smile to a runner in your life!