The Coolest Gear for Hot Summer Runs

The Coolest Gear for Hot Summer Runs

Conquer the heat and humidity with apparel, accessories, and shoes that keep sweat and stickiness at bay

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Moving Comfort JustRight Racer

Moving Comfort JustRight Racer
Moving Comfort

A bra with a built-in cooling effect? Yes, please! The stretchy, lightweight fabric provides shape and compression while simultaneously pulling away moisture from your body and providing a refreshing sensation with every wear. ($48; movingcomfort.com)

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New Balance Impact 4-Inch Graphic Short

New Balance Impact 4-Inch Graphic Short
New Balance

Cute and comfortable, these boldly patterned shorts will motivate you to get going even on days you’re feeling blah. The stretchy fabric features patented sweat-wicking technology, and the contour waistband flatters any body shape. ($48; newbalance.com)

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Knockout by Victoria’s Secret Front-Close Sport Bra

Knockout by Victoria’s Secret Front-Close Sport Bra
Victoria's Secret

This genius front-zip design clips together the structured cups for maximum support and allows you to easily take it on and off—a major bonus on sticky days. Moisture-wicking fabric keeps the girls high and dry no matter how many miles you log. ($55 to $63; victoriassecret.com)

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Lorna Jane Rather Be Running Tank

Lorna Jane Rather Be Running Tank
Lorna Jane

Show your addiction—er, devotion—to the sport with this flattering and fun scoop neck tank. The lightweight jersey and mesh blend prevents overheating. ($46; lornajane.com)

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Speck CandyShell Card Case for iPhone 5 and 5S

Speck CandyShell Card Case for iPhone 5 and 5S
Speck

Summer workouts mean minimal clothing—and minimal pockets. Fortunately this clever all-in-one iPhone case still lets you carry everything you need on your jogs. With a back slot that stores up to three credit cards, easy thumb release, and dual-layer protection for your cell, this case makes stuffing money in your bra a relic of the past. ($40; speckproducts.com)

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Brooks Ravenna 5

Brooks Ravenna 5
Brooks

Get the most out of your mileage in these colorful, pumped-up kicks from Brooks. The super-comfortable and stylish shoes provide a lightly supported run thanks to extended “crash pad” on the sole that delivers full ground contact with each step. ($110; brooksrunning.com)

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Lucy Endurance Run Capri

Lucy Endurance Run Capri
Lucy

Keep up that eight-minute-mile pace in these comfortable leggings made with moisture-wicking fabric—no embarrassing sweat stains in sight! There’s also a zippered back pocket to securely stash your keys and cash. ($79; lucy.com)

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Skullcandy Bombshell Headphones

Skullcandy Bombshell Headphones
Skullcandy

Engineered especially for women's ears, these headphones deliver smooth sound with minimal distortion. You can choose from two sizes for a perfectly secure fit—no more messing with ear buds that always fall out! ($50; skullcandy.com)

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Adidas Pure Boost

Adidas Pure Boost
Adidas

Glide through the miles with Adidas’ innovative “boost” technology, which returns energy to every step with a cushioned feel. With a perforated heel for support and breathability, these sneakers will make you feel like you’re flying. ($120; adidas.com)

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Cory Vines Lane Racerback Tank

Cory Vines Lane Racerback Tank
Cory Vines

Look hot and stay cool in this smooth, seamless tank with a built-in shelf bra. It’s made of moisture-wicking, high-performance material to keep you dry during the toughest training runs. ($32; coryvines.com)

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MiiR Classic 800ml Water Bottle

MiiR Classic 800ml Water Bottle
MiiR

Do good while you drink up. Every MiiR bottle provides one person with clean water for an entire year, and you can even track your impact with photos of the completed project on an online system. Plus, the clever screw cap can be opened in just one turn, so your water is always easily accessible when you get thirsty. ($20; miir.com)

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Mizuno Wave Hayate

Mizuno Wave Hayate
Mizuno

If you’re hitting the trails this summer, these shoes are must-haves for tackling any terrain. Trail-specific features and a sleek design help you go as fast as you want while still ensuring a sure-footed landing. ($110; mizunousa.com)

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Mountain Hardwear Chiller Ball Cap

Mountain Hardwear Chiller Ball Cap
Mountain Hardwear

Brilliant: This lightweight hat contains a technical liner that delivers a cooling sensation directly to your forehead and sides of your head. It also provides UPF 25 sun protection, so you’ll be safeguarded from the sun and the heat. ($30; mountainhardwear.com)

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