Accessorise Your Run: Top Picks from The Athlete's Foot's Active Wear Collection

Running is not just about choosing the right shoes; it's also essential to have the proper accessories and activewear to support your performance and enhance your comfort. In this blog post, we will explore the top picks from The Athlete's Foot's active wear collection, which features leading brands such as Adidas, New Balance, and Asics.

Running Apparel Essentials

Moisture-Wicking Tops

A good running top should be made from moisture-wicking materials to keep you dry and comfortable during your run. Check out our selection of women's exercise tops and men's clothing to find a range of high-quality options.

Breathable Shorts and Tights

Running shorts and tights should be lightweight and breathable to allow freedom of movement and keep you cool. Browse our collection of women's exercise pants and shorts for a variety of choices to suit your style and performance needs.

Essential Running Accessories


The right pair of socks can make a significant difference in your running experience. Choose moisture-wicking, breathable socks with cushioning and arch support for optimal comfort. Our training socks collection features a range of options to suit your needs.

Hydration Systems

Staying hydrated is crucial during your run, especially on longer distances or hot days. Consider investing in a hydration belt, handheld water bottle, or hydration pack to ensure you have easy access to water on the go.

Top Active Wear Brands at The Athlete's Foot


Adidas offers a range of high-quality activewear, including moisture-wicking tops, shorts, tights, and socks. Their ClimaCool and ClimaLite technologies are designed to provide excellent breathability and moisture management, keeping you comfortable during your run.

New Balance

New Balance South Africa has a wide selection of running apparel, including tops, shorts, tights, and socks. Their clothing line features moisture-wicking materials and innovative designs to keep you comfortable and stylish on the run.


Asics is another popular brand offering high-quality running apparel, including Asics running shoes, tops, shorts, tights, and socks. Their clothing incorporates moisture-wicking materials and technologies like MotionDry to keep you dry and comfortable during your run.

Trail Running Essentials

For those who prefer to hit the trails, having the right gear is essential for tackling rough terrain and unpredictable conditions. Consider investing in:

Trail Running Shoes

Trail running shoes are designed with aggressive outsoles for better traction and grip, as well as added support and protection for your feet. Popular options include the Saucony Peregrine, Altra South Africa, and Hoka trail shoes.


Gaiters are a great accessory to keep debris, mud, and water out of your shoes while running on trails. They attach to your shoes and cover your ankles, providing extra protection in challenging conditions.

Technical Apparel

In addition to moisture-wicking clothing, consider investing in technical apparel like waterproof jackets and wind-resistant tops for trail running. These garments are designed to protect you from the elements and keep you comfortable in various weather conditions.

Recovery Footwear

After a long run, it's essential to take care of your feet and give them the rest they deserve. Consider investing in comfortable men's leisure shoes or women's leisure shoes to help your feet recover in style and comfort.

Additional Brands to Consider

The Athlete's Foot also carries a range of other popular brands, including:


Saucony South Africa offers a variety of running apparel and shoes, such as the Saucony Endorphin Speed and Saucony running shoes. Their products are designed with comfort and performance in mind, ensuring you have a great run.


Brooks is known for its top-quality running shoes, such as the Brooks Adrenaline GTS and Ghost models. They also offer a range of running apparel, including moisture-wicking tops, shorts, and tights.


Mizuno is another excellent option for running apparel and shoes. Their Wave Rider and Wave Inspire series are popular choices for runners seeking responsive cushioning and support.


Accessorising your run with the right active wear and accessories can significantly enhance your running experience, providing comfort, support, and protection. The Athlete's Foot offers a wide range of running apparel, accessories, and running shoes from leading international brands. So, whether you're a seasoned runner or just starting, you're sure to find the perfect gear for your needs at our store.

Explore our extensive collection of women's shoes, men's walking shoes, and gym exercise accessories to complete your running outfit and get ready to hit the road or trail in style and comfort. Happy running!


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