The Gatorade Bath

Ahh… the infamous Gatorade bath. We’ve all seen it many times. Just as a coach is about to win big, right at his moment of glory, a hard fought victory in his grasp — 10 gallons of painfully cold energy drink comes crashing down over his head. And he loves it. Because he knows what […]

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Work Off That Holiday Meal in Russell Athletic Activewear

Even the most active guy needs a break now and then. That’s why at Russell Athletic, we say take it easy on Thanksgiving. The way we see it, unless you’re taking part in a friendly game of two-hand touch with the family, there’s no don’t need to exercise anything but your appetite. Just load up […]

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Prepare for your next 5K with Russell Athletic 


Whether you’re a beginning runner just trying to get in shape, or have been exercising regularly for years, it’s nice to have an event to train for. And at just over three miles, a 5K is both achievable and challenging for almost any fitness level. It’s all a matter of pace. For some, simply walking […]

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On This Day in Sports’ History – November 25

At Russell Athletic we’re sports fanatics. We play them. We watch them. We live them. It’s why the word “Athletic” is in our name, and why making high-performance sports clothing is our passion. We also have a passion for the history of sports. Many exciting moments have happened on November 25. Below is a list […]

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It’s Almost Game Day! The Hilltoppers Play Texas State Tomorrow

When it comes to college football, the SEC and other big conferences get all the attention, especially from the media. And it’s well deserved. Those guys are fun to watch. But there’s a lot of great football and exciting games happening among the less-televised leagues, too. A perfect example is this Saturday’s Sunbelt Conference showdown […]

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Maximize Winter Performance with Hi-Tech Fleece

Winter is almost here. But that doesn’t mean you have to give up your outdoor workouts. Even if you live somewhere cold, winter is a great time to hit your local trails, or cross train in the park. Just make sure you’re dressed for it. For outdoor winter workouts, nothing beats Technical Performance Fleece from […]

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On This Day in Sports’ History – November 18

November 18th has seen some exciting moments in sports history. Below are a few favorites from the Russell Athletic Team, starting with Jackie Robinson winning the National League MVP. And remember, with Russell Athletic sports apparel for men, you can feel like an MVP, too. We make sports clothing for guys that play their best […]

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College Basketball is in Full-Swing 


As the days grow shorter and nights grow colder, at Russell Athletic one thought warms our hearts — college basketball is back in full swing. While the holidays are great, for us, college basketball is the season to be cheery. At Russell Athletic, we’re not just an athletic apparel brand, we’re also full-fledged, can’t-get-enough, tuned-in-24/7 […]

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Russell Athletic Training: Five Tips To Enhance Your Workout

Make your training count. For most of us time is in short supply. And whether you’re a serious competitive athlete, a weekend warrior or just trying get in shape, you want to make the most of the time you spend working out. Below are five tips that will help you do just that. Just remember, […]

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Honoring Our Veterans

It’s Veterans Day. So at Russell Athletic, we’d like to take a moment to honor all of the men and women who have served in the U.S. armed services. You guys exemplify what it means to work as a team and to give of yourself for the common good. Star athletes may get all the […]

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