Best Reflective Running Gear and Clothes 2021
Buyers Guide 2021 | Fleet Feet
Whether you're an early bird or a late-night warrior, find the perfect apparel and gear for training in the dark with our Reflective Gear Buyers Guide.
Tackle the streets or the trails in the best visibility gear Fleet Feet has to offer. Stay light and bright with equipment from Nathan and Amphipod without compromising your comfort.
Featuring high-tech reflective technology from some of our favorite brands, you're sure to find clothing that will keep you warm, comfortable and visible in low-light conditions. Our picks will help to ensure your safety by making you visible to passing cars and cyclists while protecting you from the elements:
- Reflective Impact Run Heat Tight
- Mizuno Breath Thermo FZ Jacket
- Amphipod Xinglet Optic Beam
- Brooks Carbonite Tight
- Brooks Carbonite Jacket
- Nathan Reflex Reflective Snap Band
- On Weather Jacket
- On Tight
- Craft Essential Winter Running Tight
- Brooks Carbonite Hoodie
- Nathan Reflective Run Laces
[This article is part of the Best Running Clothes 2021 Buyer’s Guide.]
New Balance Reflective Impact Heat Run Tight
No matter when you train, stay safe and visible in New Balance’s Reflective Impact Run Tight.
Featuring a specialized reflective print and details on the front, these leggings will greatly enhance your visibility in low-light conditions.
Designed with New Balance’s Heat technology, the polyknit fabric construction locks heat in and wicks away moisture for a comfortable training experience in cold weather. A fitted shape adds extra comfort and coverage while still allowing for a natural range of motion.
Mizuno Breath Thermo FZ Jacket
For 360-degree reflectivity, look no further than the Mizuno Breath Thermo FZ Jacket.
Specially designed technical fabric allows the whole jacket to reflect light in addition to added reflective elements on the wrist and chest. This way, you can tackle any workout in the dark and know that you will be seen.
The Breath Thermo FZ jacket also features Mizuno’s exclusive Breath Thermo fabric, which uses escaping body vapor to generate heat, keeping you extra warm in cold temperatures. Don’t worry about overheating though, DryLite dual filament yarn construction helps to draw moisture away from the skin to keep your body comfortable and dry.
Added wind and water resistance make this jacket the perfect outer layer for those short, winter days.
Amphipod Xinglet Optic Beam
With an ultra-light weight and minimalist feel, the Amphipod Xinglet Optic Beam will go with you on any run.
The Xinglet Optic Beam provides five hours of flashing or three hours of solid light to illuminate your run or hike. The bright green optic beam provides all-around LED illumination so you can be seen from any angle.
It is USB rechargeable and only takes 1.5 hours to fully recharge, so you can get back to doing what you love quickly, around the clock.
The zip-on, moisture resistant design allows for easy wear that stays comfortable while you sweat. It is fully adjustable and comes in sizes ranging from small to extra-large. Weighing in at under three ounces, you might just forget you even have it on.
Brooks Carbonite Tight
From Brooks’ brand new Carbonite collection, the Men’s and Women’s Carbonite Tight offers lightweight warmth and high visibility.
Don’t let fewer daylight hours get in the way of your training. With 3M Scotchlite Carbon Black Stretch reflectivity placed strategically in key motion zones, the Carbonite Tight keeps you visible from all angles.
Super-breathable and stretchy fabric allows your body to regulate its temperature no matter the weather. A patented DriLayer fabric blend of nylon and spandex accommodates all body types and allows for fluid body motion during your run.
Brooks Carbonite Jacket
The Brooks Carbonite Jacket provides weather-resistant coverage that keeps you protected when it gets dark.
3M Scotchlite Carbon Black Stretch reflectivity is placed in critical motion zones to provide the best visibility while you are moving, even in poor weather conditions. That means you’re more visible to passing drivers, cyclists and other pedestrians.
A DriLayer fabric blend of nylon and polyester locks in heat while offering breathability to keep you cool and comfortable during even the most intense workouts. The DriLayer Seal made of 100 percent ripstop nylon prevents wind and water from getting in and remains durable in the toughest weather.
Nathan Reflex Reflective Snap Band
Whether you’re taking to the streets for a run or gearing up for a bike ride, the Nathan Reflex Reflective Snap Band will keep you visible no matter where you go.
With unisex sizing and comfortable backing, the Reflective Snap band will fit easily around your wrist or pack strap. Excellent for keeping pants away from your bike chain, the Reflex Reflective Snap band also fits snugly around your ankles.
Adding up to 200 times more visibility than non-reflective clothing in low-light conditions, the Reflex Reflective Snap band is perfect for your early morning runs or your evening bike ride.
On Weather Jacket
Constructed with 100 percent nylon fabric, On brings lightweight breathability and durability to the Weather Jacket.
This technical running jacket provides all-weather protection with tear-proof fabric and a durable water-repellent (DWR) finish. The super-lightweight fabrics offer all around breathability to keep you well ventilated in wild weather conditions
Reflective elements on the zippers, chest and wrists provided added visibility to keep you safe no matter where you work out. Plus, the cap-fitted hood and short bill protect your head from the rain and wind without obscuring your view.
Don’t let the minimalist design fool you, the On Running Tights are full of high-tech features that are sure to make them your favorite winter running piece.
These Running Tights are made of a super-warm and snug polyester and elastane blend fabric. This technical fabric wicks away sweat to keep you comfortable and dry during your run. Mesh panels included in high-heat areas add ventilation for extra breathability.
High-reflectivity panels on the lower leg make you more visible as you take on low-light runs. Plus, covered pockets let you securely store your belongings while you work out. The On Running Tight is the perfect addition to any high-visibility running outfit.
Craft Essential Winter Running Tight
Built with reflective tape and pre-shaped knees, the Craft Essential Winter Running Tight offers peak visibility and mobility no matter the conditions.
Designed with a wind-proof polyester blend front and brushed jersey back for extra breathability, these tights are ready to tackle the elements with you while keeping you warm and comfortable.
An adjustable waist allows for a customizable fit, and a side zipper from ankle to knee gives you a snug fit while making them easier to put on and take off. Reflective tape on the hips and under the knees keeps you visible in low-light conditions.
The Essential Winter Running Tight will transition with you from your work out to a day out.
Brooks Carbonite Hoodie
Bring some added comfort to your early morning or late evening runs with the Brooks Carbonite Hoodie.
3M Scotchlite Carbon Black Stretch reflectivity is positioned in key motion areas to increase your visibility in low-light conditions so you can train safely at any time of day.
Designed with DriLayer HorsePower fabric, the Carbonite Hoodie provides added warmth in cool temperatures while offering a supportive, slimming feel. Cut with a wide bottom hem, the Carbonite Hoodie stays in place so you can focus on your run, not your look.
Nathan Reflective Run Laces
It’s the little things that count. When it comes to visibility, little things like Nathan Reflective Run Laces can make a big difference.
Enhance your nighttime visibility with these durable reflective laces. Lace-up and adjustment is easy with the unique fastening system that allows you to tighten and loosen your laces with no hassle.
Offered in nine brilliant colors, the Reflective Run Laces are ideal for everyone looking to improve their visibility in low-light conditions.
Standing Behind Our Picks
We picked the best products based on what we think will work for the most people in the most situations. If you buy a product from us and you don’t love the way it looks, fits or performs, bring them back within 60 days for a full refund.
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