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Awesome and affordable activewear finds by Russell Athletic

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Treat the special guy in your life to Russell Athletic gear, an oh-so-affordable and fine performing line that’s great for the guy on-the-go and sports-minded man. Russell has a variety of styles—from sporty staples for running and the gym to everyday essentials for a cool and comfy look—that are sure to bring a smile to his face this season.

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Here are three top picks that make awesome and affordable gifts:

Long Sleeve Stretch Top ($15.44) - gift your active guy this performance pullover that’s sure to keep him comfy and cool while breaking a sweat at the gym or training outdoors. Russell’s Long Sleeve Stretch Top is a sleek and sporty ½ zip sweater made from a super-soft and stretchy polyester and spandex blend that is highly breathable and moveable to keep your much-loved man cool, dry and ready to play hard with a full range of motion. The Long Sleeve Stretch Top is great for a variety of activities for many reasons: it features Dri-Power 360™ technology for optimal moisture management so your guy stays cool as he turns up the heat exercising, spandex fabric that moves with your man for a full range of movement without any restrictions making for a comfortable and effortless fit, a mock neck with ½ zip design that seals in the warmth and allows for easy slip-on styling, reflective details around the zipper, wrists and back neck area that keep him highly visible for safe sports play during low-light settings and a handy loop around the back neck area which keeps earphone cords nice and tidy for a tangle-free and clever fit. Plus, its reasonable price tag of under $20 is exceptional for a versatile and super-performing pullover that will definitely keep up with his active lifestyle. The Long Sleeve Stretch Top retails for only $15.44 and is available at Walmart in acid yellow, blaze orange, char grey, dark navy heather, purple sport, and rich black.

Men's Mechanical Stretch Pants ($17.72) - spoil your sprint superstar with this impressive pair of pants that will be his go-to running companions this season. Russell’s Stretch Pants make a wonderful gift for the runner in your life as well as the guy-on-the-go—quickly and surely becoming part of his daily favorites from his workout wardrobe. The Stretch Pants come equipped with all the essentials needed to stay fashionable while being fully-functional including: silky-soft, stretchy and breathable Dri-Power 360 fabric with strategically-placed mesh inserts to stay cool, comfy and dry while breaking a sweat, an elastic waistband paired with an interior draw cord for an adjustable, secure and personalized fit, two generously-sized front zippered pockets to safely store essentials for hands-free running, zippers at the ankle areas for easy-on and easy take-off action, and reflective details at the pockets and ankles for visibility during low-light and evening runs. The Mechanical Stretch Pant retails for $17.72 and is available in S-XXL at Walmart in the following colors: dark navy, greystone and rich black.

Poly Tech Fleece Pullover ($17.72) - treat the special guy in your life to warmth this season with this tech-novative pullover that’s sure to endure the cold like a warrior. Russell’s Poly Tech Fleece Pullover makes a spectacular gift that will keep your guy snug and stylish. It features super-cozy technical fleece that braves the blustery weather with ease and toasty perfection, a smart mesh lined hood with draw cord that seals in the warmth for covered cold weather protection, a zippered side arm pocket to safely store an id or keys, and front side pockets with a media loop to keeps hands nice and warm while cleverly keeping cords organized. The Poly Tech Fleece Pullover is a perfect style staple for the cold-weather season as well as a great gift that’s sure to become your guy’s preferred pullover for every day and on-the-go wear. The Poly Tech Fleece Pullover retails for $17.72 and is available in tech coal grey, blaze orange, dark navy, evergreen heather, purple sport, and rich black.

To purchase these great gifts and see the entire Russell Athletic collection of active apparel please visit Walmart stores and

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Disclosure: Author received product samples solely for the purpose of review, with no monetary compensation to offer a favorable mention. All information provided is for educational purposes only. Author accepts no liability for any loss or damage that may occur from the use of any information or products featured in articles. Opinions expressed are those of the author.



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