Summer Training Survival Kit

Beat the heat and perform at your peak with 2014's best summer training gear.

Summer Training Survival Kit

Sweltering summer heat can shut down your workout faster than a San Antonio Cramp in LeBron James's leg. That's why STACK has put together a Summer Training Survival Kit, including everything you need to keep the heat in check, from shoes to shades to sunscreen.

Shoes

adidas Springblade Drive

adidas Springblade Drive

Stretch mesh on the upper complements the signature blades on the sole.
$180, adidas.com

Nike Zoom CJ Trainer 2

Nike Zoom CJ Trainer 2

A midfoot strap keeps your foot from sliding when you cut. Good cushioning throughout.
$140, nike.com

ASICS Gel-Exert TR

ASICS Gel-Exert TR

Deep flex grooves (gaps in the outsole) make this shoe ultra-responsive to your moves
$100, asicsamerica.com

Mizuno Wave Hitogami

Mizuno Wave Hitogami

Light and low to the ground, this is the shoe you wear when you want to go fast.
$100, mizunousa.com

Reebok CrossFit Nano 4.0

Reebok CrossFit Nano 4.0

Tough, durable and versatile enough to handle anything your WOD throws at you.
$100, reebok.com

New Balance MX80

New Balance MX80

The mid-cut profile hugs your ankle while plush FreshFoam cushioning protects your feet
$100, newbalance.com

Under Armour Speedform Apollo

Under Armour Speedform Apollo

A seamless upper and light build give this a barely-there feel.
$100, underarmour.com

Saucony Mirage 4

Saucony Mirage 4

This shoe offers a touch of stability for runners who want a little help with their gate.
$110, saucony.com

Sunglasses

Evoshield Oakley Sunglasses

From left to right.

Evoshield Evoscopes

Treated with a high-contrast tint to make seeing the ball easier, these vented lenses won't fog up.
$100, evoshield.com

Oakley RadarLock

The lenses once saved Miguel Cabrera's eye from an errant ground ball. Frame design makes lens changes easy.
$220, oakley.com

Gear

New Balance Cross Run Graphic Tee

New Balance Cross Run Graphic Tee

The cool-looking chest logo is made of reflective material that keeps you visible on nighttime runs.
$28, newbalance.com

adidas Climachill Tee

adidas Climachill Tee

The aluminum silver dots on the upper back provide a cooling feeling to your skin.
$45, adidas.com

Evoshield Training Shirt

Evoshield Training Shirt

Moisture-wicking material and  a loose fit keep you feeling dry and free during workouts
$30, evoshield.com

ASICS Favorite Sleeveless

ASICS Favorite Sleeveless

Mesh provides ventilation while SPF 50+ fabric guards against sunburn
$38, asicsamerica.com

Reebok Sleeveless Camo Compression Top

Reebok Sleeveless Camo Compression Top

Playlce technology limits excess moisture.
$30, reebok.com

ASICS Everyday Shorts

ASICS Everyday Shorts

Short enough for running but long enough to wear without looking ridiculous.
$46, asicsamerica.com

Reebok One Series Grid Training Board Short

Reebok One Series Grid Training Board Short

Train your butt off while looking like a relaxed surfer dude.
$55, reebok.com

Evoshield Performance Training Short

Evoshield Performance Training Short

Moisture-wicking fabric keeps you dry. Deep pockets are a plus
$38, evoshield.com

New Balance Cross Run Board Short

New Balance Cross Run Board Short

Relaxed fit lets you move freely while cargo pockets keep your keys out of the way.
$48, newbalance.com

Ball Hog Ball Handling Gloves

Ball Hog Gloves

Slap on these gloves and dribble a basketball. You'll get way stronger hands and fingers while developing a better handle.

$25, jumpstarthoops.com

Socks

Performance Socks

From left to right.

ASICS Quick Lyte Single Tab Low Cut Socks

Thin, light and breathable to keep your feet moisture-free.
$15, asicsamerica.com

UA Undeniable Crew Socks

Get the stink out! ArmourBlock technology fights odor-causing microbes.
$15, underarmour.com

Evoshield Performance Crew Socks

Comfort fit compression gives your arches a snug squeeze.
$13, evoshield.com

Mizuno Drylite Comfort Lock Socks

A low-profile sweat-wicker with padding under the heel and forefoot.
$11, mizunousa.com


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Topics: ADIDAS | NEW BALANCE | EVOSHIELD | WORKOUTS | TRAIN | COMPRESSION | GLOVES | OAKLEY