marathon gear guide
Comprised entirely of 50 individuals living with Type 1 Diabetes, the Beyond Type 1 team is getting ready to hit the streets of New York City in the 50th New York City Marathon, taking place on Sunday, November 7, 2021. With all of the training they've put in, it's no surprise that they've had to find gear that would hold up to all that time spent hitting the pavement. Curious what their top gear picks are? Here is what they had to stay.
Inspiration and innovation — a combination that can’t be messed with, especially when it comes to workout gear. Our runners felt fully equipped with Rhone's state of the art performance swift shorts, offered in various lengths according to personal preference.
ASICS RUNNING SHOES
A Sound Mind, in A Sound Body - shoes invented by scientists solving complex problems to optimize performance. Team members each received a pair of Asics' performance shoes to assist in their running.
#POCKETSWITHPURPOSE - RevelWear has engineered activewear bands that holds your insulin pump without any hassle while looking great. Our runners were geared with activewear bands to make their running experience as effortless as possible.
ULTIMA REPLENISHER ELECTROLYTE HYDRATION MIX
Ultimate Hydration, Amazing Taste - providing optimal hydration with electrolytes without sugar, this is a perfect powder hydration drink mix for our runners.
IFIT FITNESS CLASS SUBSCRIPTION
Combing health, fitness and technology - iFIT provides a personalized coach, progressive workouts, and an immersive experience for their members on a single platform. Getting ready for the marathon, our runners were fortunate enough to have an iFIT subscription to stay fit and train.
This article was originally published by Beyond Type 1.
Read their full write up here.