Is your morning run missing something

From socks that talk back, to ‘clever’ exercise clothing, Jack Cahill looks at the best tech to support your running routine

9th October, 2016

From charity midnight runs to lunchtime leg-stretchers, running has become something of a national obsession. Hit the streets before 8am and the sheer volume of wrist-glancing joggers will attest to that.

But as technology has advanced, those wrist glances can tell us a lot more than the time. New thinking has provided apps and clothing which can inform the way we exercise, setting new standards for a daily run.

Gone are the days when the...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Appetite For Distraction: this week’s home entertainment picks

TV review: Moody Northern thriller reawakens a troubled past

Radio review: National broadcaster shines when it puts children at centre

TV Review: Psychological thriller lurches into realms of the ludicrous