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Optimising marathon training while working full time: Run commuting with Stolt commuter backpacks

Are you an aspiring and/or ambitious marathon runner juggling a full-time job? Balancing the demands and time commitment of work and marathon training can be challenging, but it’s not impossible. At Stolt, we understand the dedication it takes to achieve your marathon goals while managing a busy lifestyle. That’s where our story began and why this business exists – that’s why we’ve designed the perfect solution for you: Stolt Commuter Backpacks.

Stolt running commuter backpacks

Discover the benefits of run commuting, essential tips, and why Stolt Commuter Backpacks are the perfect companion to make your run commute a breeze.

The Benefits of Run Commuting for Marathon Training

  1. Increased Weekly Mileage: By incorporating run commuting into your routine, you can effortlessly increase your weekly mileage without sacrificing extra time. Those extra miles will boost your endurance and prepare you for the marathon distance.
  2. Time Efficiency: Run commuting saves you time by combining your workout with your daily commute. Instead of spending hours traveling to and from the gym or your running routes, you can efficiently utilise that time to log valuable miles.
  3. Enhanced Cardiovascular Fitness: Regular run commuting stimulates your cardiovascular system, improving heart health and increasing your overall aerobic capacity. This cardiovascular boost translates directly into better performance during marathon races.
  4. Reduced Carbon Footprint: Choosing to run instead of driving or taking public transportation reduces your carbon emissions. By run commuting, you actively contribute to a greener environment while simultaneously training for your marathon.
Stolt Athlete rolltop commuting backpack

Essential Run Commuting Tips

  1. Plan Your Route: Choose a safe and convenient route that suits your running abilities and preferences. Consider factors such as traffic patterns, pedestrian paths, and well-lit areas.
  2. Start Gradually: If you’re new to run commuting, start with shorter distances and gradually increase the mileage as your marathon training progresses. Perhaps run to the train station first or get off the buss a couple of stops before to keep your run commute a manageable distance.
  3. Pack Light and Smart: Carry only the essentials to minimise the weight on your back. Utilise the compartments and thoughtful storage solutions of a Stolt Commuter Backpack to keep your belongings organised and secure during your run.
  4. Freshen Up: If your workplace doesn’t have shower facilities, then it might be a better idea to run back home from work. Some people also carry baby wipes or a small towel to freshen up upon arrival, and a change of clothes is easy to carry in all Stolt commuter backpacks.
Blue commuter backpack Stolt Running

Why Stolt Commuter Backpacks are a Must-Have for Running to Work

  1. Lightweight and Ergonomic Design: Stolt Commuter Backpacks are meticulously designed with lightweight materials and ergonomic features to ensure maximum comfort and minimise strain during your run commute.
  2. Thoughtful Storage Solutions: Our backpacks offer ample storage space for your work essentials, including a designated laptop compartment, compartments for clothing and accessories, and strategically placed pockets for easy access to smaller items.
  3. Weather-Resistant Durability: Stolt Commuter Backpacks are built to withstand various weather conditions, thanks to their weather-resistant materials and reinforced stitching. Your belongings will remain safe and dry, regardless of the elements.
  4. Customisable Fit and Stability: With adjustable shoulder straps, chest straps, and waist belts, our backpacks provide a secure and stable fit. This ergonomic design ensures comfort and stability during your run commute.
  5. Professional and Stylish: Stolt Commuter Backpacks combine functionality with style, allowing you to effortlessly transition between your running and professional environments. Stay organised and professional without compromising your style.

Run commuting can be a valuable strategy for marathon training and getting to the start line without losing your job. With Stolt Commuter Backpacks, you can seamlessly incorporate run commuting into your routine and maximise your weekly mileage without sacrificing your work commitments. Join the Stolt community and grab yourself the best run commuting backpack in the market.

Small commuter backpack for running to work

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Alpha C Business Set Alpha Business Set Athlete Commuter Set Podium Business Set
Weight1.4kg / 3.1lbs1.2kg / 2.6lbs1kg / 2.2lbs0.7kg / 1.5lbs
Material1680D Ballistic Nylon500D Nylon500D recycled polyester500D Nylon
Side handle
Electronics  OrganisationSeparate compartment with padded laptop sleeve and multiple pocketsSeparate compartment with padded laptop sleeve and multiple pocketsSeparate compartment with padded laptop sleeve and multiple pockets Padded laptop sleeve &  easy access pocket
Garment packingSeparate Garment boxSeparate Garment boxSeparate Garment boxIn-built Garment Sleeve
Expandable pocketExpandability with roll top
Hide-away straps
Carry optionsBackpack (business & sports mode),  top-handle, briefcaseBackpack (business & sports mode),  top-handleBackpack (business & sports mode), top-handle, detachable waist beltBackpack (business & sports mode),  top-handle
NEW Alpha design with a super tough, rugged material and a side handle perfect to cycle or walk to the office and overnight business trips ORIGINAL Alpha design with a super durable, yet light-weight material designed for runners and cyclists as well as business travellers ATHLETE is our rolltop design with a more relaxed feel and water bottle pockets for city runners and cyclists alike. PODIUM design is half the size of Alpha making it the perfect day pack for those looking to pack light and run for longer distances
£249 £198 £198 £169

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