5 Self-Defense Products Every Runner Should Know About

Almost every runner has had that uncomfortable feeling. You're by yourself on an early-morning or evening run when you realize you're in a vulnerable situation.

You wonder, "What would I do if something happened?"

In addition to making smart choices about where you run, what time of day and who you go with, there are numerous self-defense products that can give you a better peace of mind, even if you never need to use them. Here are five that are ideal for the everyday runner.

Note: Before investing in any of these products, please make sure to check your state and local laws. Use all products responsibly.

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