2013 Triathlete Buyer’s Guide: Run Compression

CEP Classic Sock

$60, Cep-sports.com
The draw: All-purpose compression, for a race to a workday

As a division of Medi, a medical compression company, CEP is a leader in athletic compression technology. The Classic running sock is said to prevent a variety of run-induced injuries as well as cramps. The pressure and support was noticeable. If you’re looking for a little flair, they’re also available in white, pink and green.

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