Posted on January 24, 2013
The runners version of gangsta style
It’s packet pick up day for the Coyote Hills race. So along with a mandatory stop at Starbucks, I headed over to Sports Basement in Sunnyvale. Bay area peeps this store is like Disneyland for all things running & sporting goods.
They put the packet pick up in the furthest corner of the building so you get to walk through isles of cool work out gear and stare at the most beautiful Mizuno’s that don’t “fit” your running style.
And cute running socks. I mean, are these Thorlo Experia socks adorable or what!? Maybe it’s the neon pink that caught my eye. They were so expensive I wonder if they come with magical running powers?
I did eventually make it through the sparkly, neon forest of cuteness and managed to pick up my race packet without making one purchase.
I don’t even know who I am any more.
I have to show you guys the race T-shirt, because unlike most of the one’s I’ve gotten in the past, this one’s super cute and actually a women’s fit. No boxy, oversized fit here!
I’m wearing a small and it fits perfectly. If I actually wore shirts with sleeves. Ha!
P.S I put jeans on so you guys could see the fit in normal people clothes.
Don’t worry, post photo shoot I promptly put my stretchy sweat pants and Uggs back on. I guess I do know who I am after all.
I’ve been sporting my Pro Compression socks all day in hopes they give my legs superhero powers come race day.
Oh and this is the runners version of gangsta style.
What kind of clothing do you dislike and everyone else seems to love?
Jeans, shirts with short sleeves & jackets. I don’t even own a jacket.
Kinda random, but what do you do with your hair when you exercise?