Top 5 running must-haves ahead of Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon

Dubai Standard Chartered Marathon

If you’ve signed up for the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon and 10k your training will be in full swing. We’ve listed our top 5 must-haves to help you achieve a PB on raceday:

Shoes: adidas Ultraboost 20. In partnership with International Space Station the new Ultraboost 20 will be sure to give you that extra BOOST on the day. Created using pioneering Tailored Fiber Placement technology, the new upper, paired with iconic optimized Boost midsole, provides ultimate responsiveness and comfort.

Apparel: adidas Running Ultraboost 20 apparel, moisture-wicking fabrics, no cotton, and as few seams as possible to avoid chafing.

Accessories: GPS watch. Tracking allows you to follow your training progress and monitors your data measuring pace per mile, cadence and heart rate.

Storage: no need to fuss at the locker area, wear a running belt to hold your essentials like energy gels, phone, keys and cash. Some running belts also come with drinks holders so you can keep hydrated.

Hydration: Electrolyte Drink Tablets full of ions and energy gels will give you the extra kick of energy on the day