Even on overcast days, it’s important to wear to sunglasses while running to shield your eyes from harmful UV rays. In addition to being polarized, the best styles are designed to stay firmly on your face without being overly tight or uncomfortable. For shopping made easy, we’ve compiled some of our favorite running sunglasses that hit all these marks. They’re also super affordable, so you won’t feel guilty if you end up losing them or wearing them to death, either. Read on to shop our top picks, including full and semi frame styles.
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1. Duco Sports Polarized Sunglasses
Duco’s semi frame glasses offer 400 UV protection and is easily adjustable.
Pros: The frames can be gently bent to better fit your face and come with a small screwdriver set for even more customization. These feature anti-scratch coatings for added durability and come in 11 colors, including those with reflective lenses. A case, carabiner, microfiber pouch, microfiber cleaning cloth and polarization test card are also included in the purchase.
Cons: Some users may find the nose piece design to be uncomfortable.
2. Hulislem S1 Sport Polarized Sunglasses
The lightweight option offers 400 UV protection and is designed for optimal visibility.
Pros: These come in a handful of reflective colors and with a carrying case, cleaning cloth and polarization test card.
Cons: The nose piece is not easily adjustable.
3. Polarized Sunglasses
Duduma frames offers UV 400 protection and a snug, wrap around fit.
Pros: The nose piece is adjustable for added comfort. The lenses are offered in black and gray styles as well as five reflective colors. A soft pouch and cleaning cloth are included. The glasses come with a lifetime warranty.
Cons: Some may find these create a slight optical distortion.