New to the Running Club? Don’t worry, you’re not too late. We’re inviting you to join team ELLE in a bid to get fit for 2013 and run 0-5K in just six weeks.
We’ve rounded up our favourite beauty, gadget and fashion picks to get you started.
Keep up with our progress right here and at @ELLEUKrunning
Just because it’s functional doesn’t mean it has to be boring. Wear this with a low-cut vest.
Lucas Hugh printed sports bra, £105, at Avenue 32
If a sports bra isn’t supportive enough layer up with this top.
Sweaty Betty sports top, £60
Marathon-proof. This deodorant is super resilient and will keep your under arms sweat-free.
Forget shorts at this time of the year, get yourself these super comfy leggings that will go with anything.
Topshop striped leggings, £22
Even though it’s winter, we still need to remember our SPF protection. This lotion is water-resistant and specially designed for outdoor sports.
Shu Uemura UV Armor Sun Protector Face Cream, £31
We love this light-weight jacket that keeps you warm without being too heavy.
Puma by Hussein Chalayan printed sports jacket, £100 at My-Wardrobe
Comfortable and colourful is a great work-out clothes combination. This jumper gets our vote.
Gap sweater, £24.95
These trainers give you targeted support and cushioning.
Nike Flyknit Lunar1+ in Grey and Pink, £150
Light-reflecting, lightweight and the perfect size for all your kit.
American Apparel metallic gym bag, £28
This small bumbag is the perfect size to fit in just the essentials, without getting in the way of your running.
A January runner’s must-have. You can’t run with your hands in your pockets, so keep these snug gloves in your backpack or bumbag.
You can control volume and song choice on the cable, meaning you don’t have to stop and change songs when your secret ABBA collection comes on shuffle.
Beats by Dr Dre In-ear Headphones with ControlTalk, £140
Track the number of calories burned and steps taken with this pedometer. (It tracks running, walking, skipping and even dancing!)
Nike Fuelband, £129
Filter your tap water with this reusable bottle which removes any chlorine or contaminants.
Bobble Filtered Water Bottle, £10.95
When you’re running at night always wear vibrant clothing; we love this fluorescent headband.
Nike Swoosh Headband, £4.96
Wear this jacket on chilly January nights.
H&M red sports jacket, £24.99
Look the part in these cool white and bronze earphones.
Frends white leather headphones, £160, at Avenue 32
Post-run, treat yourself to this cooling gel to soothe your aches and pains.
Sprinkle these natural magnesium salts in to your warm bath and relax. When the flakes dissolve your body absorbs them, replenishing any lost salts whilst improving flexibility in your muscles.