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Whether you like to run early in the morning or have a nice jog before going to sleep, or your running route lies in a poorly lit area - a good reliable running headlamps is a must for you. At Ledlenser, we combine top-notch German quality, technological advancements and thought out designs to make sure our products meet all the requirements to be the best running headlamps in the market.
We offer a wide variety of headlamps available - with different lumen output, light colors, battery pack placement, beam distance and more. There is a perfect option for everybody to enjoy their running sessions regardless of the time of the day and weather conditions.
Here are a few important points about our products to help you with your choice:
For more options that might as well work for running purposes, check out our Sports Headlamps and Running & Cycling collections.
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The Ledlenser NEO series are the best running headlamps on the market, they are light and compact so will comfortably sit on your head as you run. They also have a wide beam to light the space in front of you, as you run you need to be able to see as much as you can of the space in front of you to keep you safe from obstacles.
The best running headlamps have around 400 lumens, sometimes less if you are running in high density areas. Trail running headlamps in remote areas call for no more than 400 lumens.
Some key areas to consider when choosing a running headlamp are, the weight of the headlamp, the position of the battery pack and accessories. The best running headlamps are light and compact due to the ongoing impact as you run, the lighter the headlamp the more likely it will be able to stay in place on your head as you run. The position of the battery pack is also a key consideration, typically you can opt for a rear or front battery pack location, the Ledlenser NEO Series has a rear battery pack, and the MH10 which is another great choice has a front battery pack with a lengthy run time.
The addition of a headlamp to your run should be quite seamless, choose a headlamp that is light and compact enough to sit on your head comfortable for the duration of your run, choose a light with a wide beam to cover the span of your surroundings and you should be set.
Some headlamps come with alternate wearing options including chest straps, or clips to attach to a hat, so if this is something you are looking for be sure to invest in a headlamp with these additional accessories.
A running headlamp does not need to be exceptionally bright, particularly if you are running in high populated areas. 400 lumens is sufficient for a running headlamp however something important to consider is battery run-time, opt for a headlamp with a lengthy runtime to ensure you have enough light for the duration of your run. The Ledlenser NEO10R and MH10 have long run-times.