Best Running Gloves and Mittens

Best Running Gloves and Mittens

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You can lose as much as 30% of your body heat through your extremities, so it's important to cover those hands when you're running in cold weather. And not keeping your hands properly protected during frigid runs may not only be uncomfortable, but also potentially dangerous. Check out these excellent options for running gloves that will keep your hands warm and protected.

Zensah Smart Running Gloves with Touch Screen Feature

Zensah Smart Touch Running Gloves
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These Zensah Smart Running Gloves keep your fingers warm while still allowing you to still use your touch screen smart phone or iPod. Their proprietary Zensah fabric provides ultra-breathability and comfort for you during your cold runs.

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ASICS Thermal Run Gloves

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These mid-weight, soft running gloves offer wind and water protection, reflectivity and are compatible with touch screen mobile devices. They feature ASICS' softest multi-weather brushed fabric and a custom rib cuff for superior fit.

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Manzella Convertible Running Mitt

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For runners who want the added warmth of mittens, but the functionality of running gloves, these "running mitts" do it all. Use the stretch fabric glove in milder weather or pull out the wind-resistant mitten hood when an extra layer of protection is needed.

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TrailHeads Women's Power Stretch Running Gloves

TrailHeads Women's Gloves
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These gloves from Trailheads are specifically made for women and feature a cool-looking metallic swirl print on the back of the hand. They also have silicone "Snowflake" grippers on the palms to enhance dexterity. The conductive fabric on the thumbs and forefingers enables the use of your touch screen devices. The super-soft, brushed inner layer wicks away moisture, keeping your hands dry and warm. If you really like the cute design, there's also a matching headband from TrailHeads.

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Saucony Ulti Mitt

Saucony Ulti Mitt
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Another glove/mitten combination, the Saucony Ulti Mitt is a versatile way to increase your visibility and the warmth of your hands. A removable flashing LED light combined with reflective accents makes you virtually impossible to miss and the convertible mitt keeps your hands warm and protected.

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Under Armour Extreme Coldgear Gloves

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These gloves are perfect for runners who need protection in extreme cold weather conditions but don't want to run in thick gloves. The ColdGear infrared technology uses a soft, thermo-conductive inner coating to absorb and retain your own body heat. The gloves are made from a brushed, ultra-soft fleece for extreme comfort. They also feature touchscreen compatible fingertips and even have a hidden zip key pocket on the back of the hand.

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TrailHeads Elements Running Gloves

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If you're looking for lightweight gloves that are good for cold temperatures, but not single digits, these ones from TrailHeads may be the perfect ones for you. Made of a nylon/polyester/spandex blend fabric, they provide moisture-wicking capabilities and give just the right amount of protection. Your hands will stay warm on long runs without overheating. The double layer stretch cuffs ensure a secure fit.

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Head Digital Sport Running Gloves

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These running gloves from Head feature SensaTEC Touch Screen Compatability, allowing you to use your touchscreen while still wearing your gloves. They have a sleek design and style with an extended cuff.

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