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Where are you located? Orlando

What's the weather like in the fall? Varies from warm to hot and humid. I've seen 90 degrees in November. Mornings are cooler.

Which types of running gear do you recommend for your area?
Layering.
Moisture wicking clothing and headband.
Visor and sports shades.
Very lightweight running rain jacket with vents and hood (for rain days).
Throwaway hoodie jacket for long runs and long races.



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Where are you located? CHICAGO

What's the weather like in the fall? MIXED BAG OF SURPRISES! Temps range from as low as 35 degrees to as high as 80 degrees; precipitation covers the full spectrum from dense fog to torrential downpours to snow & ice.

Which types of running gear do you recommend for your area?
Balaclava hoods
Running gloves
Reflective tape (to sew onto sweats, jackets, etc)
Moisture wicking thermal base layers
Padded vests (keeps your core warm)
Jackets with some sort of weather-proof/water-repellant feature


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The weather where we run obviously varies based on our location. For those of us who run outdoors, or are contemplating the notion of running outdoors, have you checked out any winter running gear? What works/what would you recommend for running in your area? Copy, paste, and share your responses to the following prompts:

Where are you located?
What's the weather like in the fall?
Which types of running gear do you recommend for your area?


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