Runners often use running tights in addition to
running pants or running
Running tights are meant to lend further support to your legs by
helping absorb some of the muscles' energy impacts from pounding and
And of course, running tights are also intended to keep your leg
muscles extra warm so that they remain supple and loose. But if you
wear running tights, you of course need them to be of the highest
quality so they are not constrictive on either your legs or at your
They also need to be made of very durable material given the wear and
tear a regular wearer of them is going to expose them to.
Running Tights #1: RRS Ultra
RRS Ultra Thermo Tights are top quality as you'd expect from Road Runner Sports.
Made from Road Runner Sports' proprietary DRYROAD/Spandex material,
these running tights are lightweight, warming, and giving of
Other great features include active moisture management technology,
secure-grip elastic leg openings, reflective ankle zips and a
reflective logo, and a convenient back pocket.
ASICS also makes a superior Inner Muscle Knee Tight.
These are polyster/DOW knee-length running tights which feature ASICS'
patented Inner Muscle technology.
These are intended especially to help in training and strengthening the
psoas muscle to more effectively support the spinal column, enabling
you to have better posture and form for all around better health and
These tights focus on what has emerged in sports medicine and physical
fitness science as the all-important "core".
This means improved stride and decreased risk of injury for you. In
addition there are flatlock seams to eliminate or reduce chafing for
your total comfort.