Daylight is not always on the athlete's side. Whether you're prone to work out in the early morning hours or late at night, you need a game plan to stay visible while putting in work. Lucky for us, brands have put in extensive research over the years to ensure that athletes have a variety of reflective and light-providing products to choose from. Here are a few new choices that are coming to the market, these are 6 New Ways Athletes Can Stay Visible This Year.
No. 1 - Skora Form Running Shoe
Skora pulled a fast one on us with this stealth model. The indigo blue camo print disguises a super reflective exterior, upcoming cars and other direct light sources will ignite this shoe brighter than a road caution sign.
No. 2 - Nathan LightSpur
Nathan is known for their reflective dot stickers and reflective vests, but the brand seems to be expanding their LED offering for Fall 2013. Check out this LED shoe clip that is good for up to 100+ hours of battery life. Not to mention the ...
No. 3 - Nathan StrobeLight
...StrobeLight that clips virtually anywhere and looks cooler than the flashing red hunting light your dad tries to clip on you every time you leave the house. Waterproof in Tango Red, Floro Fushia, Nathan Orange, and Sulphur Spring, these are due out this summer.
No. 4 - New Balance Hi-Viz Beacon Jacket
Due out this August, New Balance steps up their reflective apparel offering with this hi-viz jacket. Reflective hits on the zipper and seams combat the dark with a glow-in-the-dark material that is good to go after 10 minutes under a strong light.
No. 5 - YurBuds Reflective Set
Now you can upgrade your favorite Yurbuds headphones with a reflective cord to keep you safe on the long haul. The reflective set will be offere in specialty running stores this year.
No. 6 - Saucony Kinvara 4
If it ain't broke, don't fix it. Saucony will continue to offer their high-res, high-visibility Visi-Pro system in pink and the above orange, with an addition of coral for the ladies. As they have proved in the Saucony Lab, these are the shades to stick with when you want to be seen.