DIY Gift Baskets for Female Runners

Homemade DIY Gift Basket Ideas For Women and Girls Who Love to Run!

Creating your own homemade DIY gift basket for someone who loves to run or is interested in taking up the sport is a fantastic idea, especially if we’re talking about a female runner. There are hundreds of thousands of women and girls who love to run, and you can bet that receiving a gift basket filled with fun and useful running-themed items is something they would really treasure. If you also have a guy in your life who loves to run, check out our DIY Gift Basket Ideas for Male Runners.

DIY Gift Basket for Runners Female

Creating a homemade DIY running-themed gift basket for women is actually quite easy. There’s not much equipment or gear involved in running, so you won’t need to worry about including anything too technical, unless your ‘DIY gift basket for runners’ gift recipient plans to join a professional runner’s circuit. Even though the sport of running requires less equipment and gear than other sports, there are still thousands of gift items to choose from when considering what to include in your DIY gift basket for women who run.

If you’re having issues coming up with ideas on what to include in your gift basket, don’t worry, we are here to help! We came up with a great a-la-carte selection of items that you can purchase directly from Amazon to build your own unique DIY gift basket for a runner. We’ve included highly-rated selections at various price ranges to allow you to accommodate your budget, while still allowing you to create a fun and useful gift basket your recipient will love! Of course, you don’t have to go with our selections, we are merely presenting you with some items that would make a great addition to your runners gift basket theme! You can also find many of these items at your local retailers. Just make sure they are small enough to fit in your gift basket.

For your convenience, we’ve broken out the basket items by category to make it easy for you to build your DIY gift basket for female runners. Just select one or more items from each category and add a few of your own unique touches. Within minutes, you’ll have everything you need to create an amazing DIY runner’s themed gift basket. Please note that some items are in multiples, which is helpful if you are creating multiple DIY gift baskets with the same, or similar theme. Please note, that although running shoes are a key factor in running performance, we did not include them below as they are typically given as a solo gift and not part of a gift basket.

DIY homemade gift baskets for women and girls who run make great gifts for birthdays, Mother’s Day, Christmas, and more!

Let's Start Creating Your DIY Runner's Gift Basket!

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Begin by Selecting Some Fun Running Apparel & Accessories

Whatever you choose to throw into your homemade DIY gift basket for a runner will be a winner. Here are a few ideas you may want to check out.

Saucony Women’s Performance Heel Tab Athletic Socks (8 & 16 Pairs)

JoycuFF Women’s 316L Stainless Steel Inspirational Bracelet

Nike Dry Wide Headband with Dri-Fit Technology

PUMA Women’s 6 Pack Runner Socks

TShirt For Female Runners – I Run Like a Girl Try to Keep Up

Runners Tee by Gone For a Run | Womens T-Shirt | Gone For a Run Womens Everyday Runners Tee This Is My Happy Hour

Nike Women’s Dry Training Shorts

Nike Women’s Unisex Legacy91 Tech Hat

YunTuo LED Beanie Hat with Light,Unisex USB Rechargeable Hands Free 4 LED Headlamp Cap Winter Knitted Night Lighted Hat Flashlight

Running Shoe Tags Marathon Metal Bar Birthday Gifts Tag Charms for Fitness Men Women Runner When Your Legs Get Tired Run with Your Heart

SAM & LORI Personalized Bracelets – Adjustable Bracelet in a Pretty Gift Box

JoycuFF Women’s 316L Stainless Steel Bracelet

Add a Book or Two!

Adding a book relating to running or running fitness to your DIY runners-themed gift basket is a nice touch. Here are a few ideas...

Rise and Run: Recipes, Rituals and Runs to Fuel Your Day: A Cookbook Hardcover

Run Fast. Cook Fast. Eat Slow.: Quick-Fix Recipes for Hangry Athletes: A Cookbook Hardcover

Get Your Butt Out the Door: A 365-Day Motivational Runner’s Companion Paperback

Strong: A Runner’s Guide to Boosting Confidence and Becoming the Best Version of You Paperback

The No Meat Athlete Cookbook: Whole Food, Plant-Based Recipes to Fuel Your Workouts―and the Rest of Your Life

Anatomy for Runners: Unlocking Your Athletic Potential for Health, Speed, and Injury Prevention Paperback

Now Let's Add Some Other Great Gift Basket Fillers!

These accessories and miscellaneous items that any runner could use make a great addition to your DIY runners-themed gift basket. And they are all small enough to fit a few pieces in.

[4 Pack] Cooling Towel (40″x12″), Ice Towel, Soft Breathable Chilly Towel , Microfiber Towel

SABRE Pepper Spray

E Tronic Edge Running Belt for Women and Men, Money Belt and Running Fanny Pack, Holder for Cell Phone, Money, and Keys – Pouch fits Most Phone and Waist Sizes

TheraFlow Large Dual Foot Massager Roller – Plantar Fasciitis Relief, Foot Tightness, Heel and Arch Pain Relaxation – Shiatsu Massage, Reflexology Tool

Coach Soak: Muscle Recovery Bath Soak – Natural Magnesium Muscle Relief & Joint Soother-21 Minerals, Essential Oils & Dead Sea Bath Salts-Absorbs Faster Than Epsom Salt for Soaking (Energizing Citrus)

HOKOILN Outdoor Night Running Lights, 2Pack LED Running Lights for Runners with Rechargeable Battery for Camping, Hiking, Running, Jogging, Outdoor Adventure

Inspirational keychain

LED Safety Light (2 Pack) + Free Bonuses | Clip On Strobe/Running Lights for Runners, Dogs, Bike, Walking

Let's Add a Couple of Mugs or Tumblers!

A DIY gift basket for female runners just wouldn't be complete without a coffee mug or tumbler for hydration!

Inspirational Gifts for Women –Stainless Steel Coffee Purple Mug/Tumbler 14oz “Sometimes You Forget You’re Awesome”

Thermoflask Double Stainless Steel Insulated Water Bottle with Two Lids, 24 Ounce, Plum

Hydro Flask 24 oz Standard Mouth Water Bottle with Flex Cap or Flex Straw

Takeya Actives Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle with Spout Lid, 40 oz, Midnight

3dRose run Mug, 1 Count (Pack of 1)

Sometimes You Forget That You are Awesome – Inspirational Gifts for Women, Men, Coworker, Friends – Vacuum Insulated Tumbler with Keychain Glitter 12oz

Andaz Press 11oz. Coffee Mug Gag Gift, Runner Because Badass Isn’t an Official Title, Floral Graphic, 1-Pack

Fruit Infuser Water Bottles – Infusion Water Bottle by Savvy Outdoors in 24 oz, Green

And Finally...Let's Top Off the Runners-Themed Gift Basket With Some Energy & Nutrition!

Your DIY runner's gift basket recipient will be thankful you added some food. Here are a few great ideas to get you started...

Liquid I.V. Hydration Multiplier – Passion Fruit – Hydration Powder Packets | Electrolyte Drink Mix | Easy Open Single-Serving Stick | Non-GMO | 16 Sticks

GU Energy Original Sports Nutrition Energy Gel, 24-Count, Assorted Flavors

Pure Protein Bars, High Protein, Nutritious Snacks to Support Energy, Low Sugar, Gluten Free, Variety Pack, 1.76oz, 18 Pack

RXBAR, Chocolate Sea Salt, Protein Bar,High Protein Snack, Gluten Free, 1.83 Oz (Pack of 12)

Nature’s Garden Healthy Trail Mix Snack Packs – Mixed Nuts, Heart Healthy Nuts, Omega-3 Rich, Cranberries, Pumpkin Seeds, Perfect For The Entire Family – 28.8 Oz Bag (24 Individual Servings)

Bare Baked Crunchy Fruit Snack Pack, Gluten Free, Apples, Bananas, and Coconut Flavors, 0.53oz (16 Count)

Quest Tortilla Style Protein Chips Variety Pack, Chili Lime, Nacho Cheese, Loaded Taco, Baked, High Protein, Low Carb, Gluten Free, 1.1 Ounce (Pack of 12)

Blue Diamond Almonds Oven Roasted Dark Chocolate Flavored Snack Nuts, 100 Calorie Packs, 32 Count, 20 Ounce (Pack of 1)

Nuun Sport: Electrolyte Drink Tablets, Variety Pack, (60 Servings), 10 Count (Pack of 6)

ONE Protein Bars, Gluten Free 20g Protein and Only 1g Sugar, Best Sellers Variety Pack, Best Sellers Variety Pack, 2.12 oz (12 Pack)

Baskets and Fill Material

If you need baskets and fill material, we recommend heading over to your local Dollar Store if you have one in the neighborhood or within the general vicinity. You might also have some luck at Walmart or Target. Amazon also has a wide variety of baskets in various, shapes, sizes, and materials.