Endurance Athletes, don’t ignore these symptoms! My journey to overcome chronic pain by Victoria Stopp

Endurance Athletes, don’t ignore these symptoms! My journey to overcome chronic pain by Victoria Stopp

By Victoria Stopp I hadn’t felt right for a while, and while that’s pretty non-specific, it’s an important feeling to honor, especially for athletes. My feet had become almost completely dysfunctional in the spring after not having any previous issues with them whatsoever. After doctors’ appointments, physical therapy workups, way too many new shoes, and five weeks of barely being able to walk a few steps, the answer finally came from a young chiropractor just a few blocks from my…

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Mindset Training

Mindset Training

By: Headsweats Ultrarunner – Susan Schenberg & Coach Renae Cobley As an Ultrarunner, I believe that if you are consistent with your training, the most important component to Ultra success is your mindset; as the mind tells the body what to do. So, how will Mindset Training improve your overall performance? I posed this question to Mindset and Running Coach, Renae Cobley, who shared her expertise below with our Headsweats readers. “You are either the captain or the captive of your…

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Why Spartan Athletes Love Headsweats Gear

Why Spartan Athletes Love Headsweats Gear

In August 2018, we partnered with Spartan Race, the world’s largest obstacle race and endurance brand, as the Official Custom Headwear Provider. Since then, each Spartan athlete has trained hard and kept a cool head with our ultralight, moisture-wicking, headwear. Like Spartan, Headsweats is dedicated to providing the highest quality product possible. Spartan ensures quality and challenging obstacle races while Headsweats creates headwear equipped to help athletes perform at their best. To make sure we are achieving our goals, we…

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Reasons Why You Need to Add a Workout Headband to Your Gym Bag

Reasons Why You Need to Add a Workout Headband to Your Gym Bag

Regardless of your workout of choice, exercise aficionados of all kinds have a few gym bag staples in tow every time they head out for a sweat session. Think of them as tools of the trade. Sneakers, headphones, a water bottle, an extra set of clothes, shower essentials, deodorant and a towel are surefire staples in most gym bags. Here’s another item that should be on your gym bag packing list — a headband. It really doesn’t matter if you’re…

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Stand Out With Our Neon Hats

Stand Out With Our Neon Hats

  View this post on Instagram   The early bird gets the worm- and usually the best view. Our Early-Bird #BlackFriday Sale is going on now, and it includes free shipping! Use code TURKEY35 at checkout. #keepacoolhead #linkinbio PC: @bigeasykenyons A post shared by Headsweats (@headsweats) on Nov 20, 2018 at 3:41am PST Unless you’re an ardent extrovert, there are probably a lot of times in life you’re not exactly eager to stand out. Whether you’re walking somewhere by your…

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REPREVE + Our Cycling Caps

REPREVE + Our Cycling Caps

  View this post on Instagram   I am very honored to be on team @headsweats! #keepacoolhead #headsweatsambassador #headsweats Be sure to check the link in the bio for discount using code ‘Imhoff25’ A post shared by Nathan Imhoff (@n8i) on Feb 27, 2019 at 1:06pm PST We at Headsweats pride ourselves in being well-rounded. After all, we cater to runners, cyclers, hikers, rowers, skiers, snowboarders, construction workers and even chefs. In the interest of your well-roundedness, today we’re going…

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11 Important Life Lessons Marathon Running Can Teach You

11 Important Life Lessons Marathon Running Can Teach You

“At mile 20, I thought I was dead. At mile 22, I wished I was dead. At mile 24, I knew I was dead. At mile 26.2, I realized I had become too tough to kill.” – Anonymous Running a marathon requires putting on your thinking cap as much as, if not more than, your running cap. Mindset counts for a lot in a 26.2-mile jaunt that is a solitary exercise. That’s where quotes like the above kick in. View…

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Why We Love Our Sugar Skull Collection

Why We Love Our Sugar Skull Collection

Whether you’re deeply in tune with the cultural significance of the image on the above hat, or you merely just think it looks cool, we can probably agree that, well, it looks cool. Luckily, we’ve got plenty of cool options–both literally and figuratively–within our sugar skull collection. Between six hats, four visors and two ultra bands–not to mention two different sugar skull logos you can slap on the custom hat of your choice–we’ve got you covered with pretty much anything…

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Product Spotlight: The Pom Beanie

Product Spotlight: The Pom Beanie

We’re not here to shame but let’s just be real. Some hats are better than others. Whether it fulfills a need or satisfies a want, getting your hands on an item you really enjoy and can put to use again and again is awesome. And while socks, underwear, gag gifts and the ever-popular last minute gift card have their place, they don’t normally deliver high on the awesome quotient. If you’re the lackluster gifter or somewhat disappointed giftee, may we…

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How to Stay Safe While Running This Winter

How to Stay Safe While Running This Winter

Snow-covered scenes are beautiful to look at as you peer out from beneath your winter beanie on your favorite running trail, although actually summoning the motivation to brave the elements can be difficult when cold, dry air and biting winds greet you as you step out the door. Those who prefer the outdoors to a treadmill regardless of the conditions, though, are treated to a terrific running experience. Something about pounding the pavement in the cold provides an extra rush…

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