Looking for some gift ideas this Christmas? At this time of year, layering is key to running in the colder weather. We’ve picked out some of our best layering pieces for the girls and a few stocking fillers too. Something for all budgets…


  1. Buy New Balance Anticipate Run Jacket For Women The Sports Room WicklowNew Balance Anticipate Jacket €85

The detail on the neck and the quirky zip make this a winner! This stylish, functional NB run jacket features a waist-contouring athletic fit made from soft, space-dye knit that offers exceptional comfort, while mesh piecing in the back keeps air flowing freely. A high collar helps stop the wind, and hidden thumbholes help keep wrists warm. Flattering fit for the stylish runner.



  1. New Balance Packable Jacket €120wj81242bk_nb_40_i

Introducing stylish, glowing protection you can wear, pack, and carry on the go. Glow in the dark on your night-time runs in this NB Packable Jacket. Reflective thread and features glow-in-the-dark NB Glow accents to help you shine brightly in low-light conditions. Cut from soft, lightweight material in an athletic fit, this essential layer for outdoor runners is woven all over with reflective thread and features glow-in-the-dark NB Glow accents to help you shine brightly in low-light conditions.



3.New Balance Seasonless Hoodie The Sports Room Wicklow New Balance Seasonless Hoodie €65

From first snow fall, to spring flowers, to foliage,  the women’s Seasonless Hoodie’s cosy design features built-in 40+ UPF sun protection and moisture-wicking technology to help keep you comfortable in any environment so you can stay focused. The mid-weight heather knit construction with a modified raglan sleeve feels smooth against the skin, making it great as a cover up or as a solo piece you’ll want to keep in your drawer year-round. Plus, 360° reflectivity helps up your visibility on days when the sun starts making shorter appearances.




  1. Buy Craft Baselayers at The Sports Room WicklowCraft Fuseknit Comfort Baselayer €35

Layer up your run in a Craft Baselayer. A good baselayer is essential for your runs. Wear closest to the skin for thermoregulation. You can peel off the others layers if you start overheating but the baselayer will help you retain a comfortable heat. Choose from short or long sleeve styles. Perfect for all winter sports….




  1. Buy heat tights for winter running the sports room wicklowNew Balance Heat Legging €70

No excuses not to keep running in the winter months when you have a NB heat tight – designed to keep you warm when the temperatures drop. Plus, a zip side pocket safely stores keys and cash, while the drop-in pocket stores electronics and other essentials.




  1. AfterShokz Trekz Titanium Buy at The Sports RoomTrekz Titanium Bone Conduction Headphones €120

A very popular Christmas gift; wear these on your cheekbones and leave your ears free to hear the world around you while you listen to your music or talk on the phone.  Aftershokz Trekz Titanium Bone Conduction Headphones feature open ear design for safety and comfort. Bone conduction technology delivers sound via cheekbones. Constructed with a titanium frame for durability and flexibility. Delivers dynamic stereo sound and dual noise cancelling mics. Sweat resistant with six hours music and calls, these headphones wrap powerful features in a functional design.


  1. Buy Led Lenser headlamps for running the sports roomLED Lenser Headlamps from €39

Tackle the darkness! Perfect for joggers and walkers who like to train at night. There’s plenty of dark areas in Wicklow and these headlamps make sure you can see and be seen in the dark.







  1. Buy Nathan Lightspur The Sports Room WicklowNathan LightSpur €23
Be seen and stay safe while running or biking at night with this super-bright, lightweight LED that securely clips onto your shoe. RGB Light means you can change the LED color to red, green, or blue. Its powerful battery is USB rechargeable and kicks out strong light for up to 12 hours.




  1. Buy contigo water bottles the sports room wicklowContigo Chug Water Bottle €22

The Contigo Chug bottle comes with a spout that’s comfortable to drink from without the risk of spilling, even when you’re on the move. Grea for sport but also at the office, in the car or on the go, Autospout Chug is a sure way to get your litres into you every day.







  1. Armband to carry phone when running the sports room wicklowUP Ridgeway Phone Armband €20

Designed to securely hold and access your smart phone during training sessions or races.




Still not sure what to get? Pick up a gift voucher at The Sports Room!

The Sports Room is a technical sports shop in Wicklow Town specialising in running, water sports and all things bike.