Tips for running in the cold weather

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Jan 17, 2014 11:00pm
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Does anybody have any tips? Except for bundling up

17 Jan
I haven't got a clue I think you could try to run in diffrent ways mabey
18 Jan
Like what?
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Jan 17, 2014 11:21pm
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Layers and don't forget to hydrate.  You still get dehydrated, just not as quickly as in the heat.

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Jan 17, 2014 11:27pm
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I have a tip - don't do it lol

18 Jan
why not? just because it's cold?
20 Jan
Yes. That would be his reasoning. If it's what you love to do then don't listen to him. There's no health relates reason you shouldn't be running in the cold. (But yes others got it right with bundling up, but you knew that)
20 Jan
Then what's his problem?
20 Jan
Hahah um only he can speak for himself but he probably was just responding a bit thoughtlessly. Aka. With no intention to help I guess? Otherwise he might have tried something more useful? I'm sure you know this but if youre a big runner make sure to cross train too at least twice a week cause running can be hard on your body/knees etc.
20 Jan
Okay thanks
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Jan 17, 2014 11:33pm
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Dont forget to wear a thick sweater....

20 Jan
How can I not
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Jan 20, 2014 10:34am
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When you're running no matter how cold the weather is you will still sweat so I would recommend simple running tracks with a sweatshirt will do just fine...
Hope it helps

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Jan 20, 2014 3:51pm
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Jogging bottoms and hoodie work for me :)

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Jan 20, 2014 4:21pm
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The best advice I had about running in the cold was to dress for weather 10 degrees warmer than what it actually is outside, because you're going to get warmer, no matter how cold it is. Plus wear some sort of performance gear next to your skin to wick the moisture away.

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