When you're buying a Valentine's Day gift for a runner or rider, the classic box of chocolates just won't do (and will likely go straight to the trash). That's why we're giving you the inside scoop on 10 gifts that will win the day, and your BRF (best runner or rider's) heart.
Flavanaturals Flavanol Chocolate $24 for a 10 pack
We know we just said no to the box of chocolates. But we're saying YES! to the good-for-you-kind that makes your heart, skin AND tummy love you. BONUS, a new scientific study shows it helps your cognitive side too, erm, do you need any more reasons?
The Runner and RiderBox Valentine's Day Box $39
This year we've loaded these special Valentine's Day boxes with our favorite products to make any runner and rider feel pampered and loved. So if you're looking for a one-stop-shop for all your Valentine's needs, this is it.
Want to win extra brownie points? Get the gift that keeps on giving all year long with our subscription box:
KT Recovery + Wave Pain Relief $34.99
When you want to help your boo recover from their workout but you're also feeling a bit 'buggered' from yours, cue KT Tape's Electromagnetic Therapy to help relieve pain in tissue and joints. It does all the work, while you sit back and take all the compliments.
DasyFly My Side and Your Side Pillowcases $13.99
How to say "you mean so much to me" while emphasizing boundaries.
Dash Mini Waffle Maker + Kodiak Cakes Power Cakes $19.99 + $5.99
Could there be a better match? This mini waffle maker and Kodiak power cakes make the perfect protein-packed breakfast or afternoon pick-me-up where your loved one will think you've picked up a masters in waffle making overnight.
Vooray Trainer Duffel Bag $59.99
Your favorite exercise enthusiast won't run out of room when headed out for a double training day (or maybe a potential sleep over) with this Vooray Trainer Duffel. Plenty of organization and storage for all the snacks, towels, change of clothes (and tooth brush) ;)
Rule Breaker Sampler Pack $19.96
Nothing says 'I Love You' like a bag of delicious beans. Ok ok, add some other delicious ingredients to produce these soft baked treats that are so chewy and delicious you'd never know their main ingredient is chickpeas.
Dirty Bird Relax Mineral Bath Soak $14.95
A hot bath, some Dirty Bird Bath Soaks, and a glass of wine - you just won all the brownie points
Elemnt Rival Multisport Watch $329.99
Want to go next level this Valentine's Day? This new multisport watch created by Wahoo Fitness will deliver your favorite runner, triathlete, cyclist or swimmer a simple, yet powerful, performance advantage without all the confusing stuff. It means you don't need to explain a thing.
There you have it. Our top picks to bring the heat this Valentine's Day. Have any other great ideas or landed the perfect gift? Help a fellow athlete out and leave them in the comments below. After all, less time shopping means more time training!