|09-16-2012, 02:18 PM||#1|
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Western Michigan
Which ones do you like best? I am using my apple earbuds now, and they won't stay in, I feel like I keep fighting with them on my runs. I don't want to spent a ton of money, but don't want super cheap ones too! I want them to stay in my ears!!!
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|09-16-2012, 07:45 PM||#2|
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Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Cleveland, OH
I have been using Yurbuds on my journeys. I've tried a few different ones and most fell out. I kept trying and finallay have found something that works for me. I think Yurbuds have 2 different styles.
I hope you find something that works for you. If you ever get a chance to get to one of the larger running event expos, you might try them out to see if you like them. That is what I did.
|09-16-2012, 08:34 PM||#3|
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Palm Beach County, FL
I also use Yurbuds. I have just the basic white ones, and they have never fallen out! Even if I have just one in, it stays put!
|09-16-2012, 08:40 PM||#4|
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Closer to Saratoga NY than SSR
Yurbuds but I tried the ones that fit in the ear canal but didn't like them so now I have the ones that go over my ear. Think they were $30 at walmart.
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|09-17-2012, 08:28 PM||#6|
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
In the company's defense, they did offer to replace the ends at no charge. So you have that guarantee.
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|09-21-2012, 04:46 PM||#7|
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: 20 minutes from Magic Kingdom
I bought the SnuggBuds at the Princess Half Marathon Expo this past February, have used them 3 times a week ever since and they are awesome, they don't fall out and it comes with 2 bags of 3 different size of the rubber part that goes in your ear (sorry don't know what the right term is ) so you get a perfect fit. I love them
|09-22-2012, 11:43 AM||#8|
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: far beyond the reach of sanity- or Louisville
I've got a pair of skullcandy I got at Walmart. They come in cute colors and fit in your ear way better than the apple buds.... never knew what I was missing! The only thing i semi-dislike about them is that the cord is super long. Depending on where your ipod is, this could be a benefit OR annoying.
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|09-22-2012, 11:47 AM||#9|
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Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Chicago Suburbs
I used Skull Candy too (in pink, of course!) and like that there are different size rubber bits to find the ones that fit you best. I agree though that the cord is too long and I end up holding it in my hand when I run to keep it from thwapping me the whole time. I have tried tucking it in, binding it, etc, and end up back to holding it. But the buds are great!
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|10-04-2012, 03:17 PM||#11|
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Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: New York
For some reason I gave a very difficult time with headphones. I have never found any type of earbuds that work for me. They always fall out of my left ear (why the left one I have no idea). I don't want "over the ear" for running or walking and I also don't like anything with a headband. The only kind that work for me have some sort ear "clip" to hold them in place - and even there I have found exactly ONE style that I find comfortable. They are made by Sony and called MDR-J10. They usually come in blue or black though I've seen them in other colors. They are $10 and I actually wish Sony would make a more expensive version with better speakers. I live in fear that they will stop making these, they are, quite literally the only headphones I've ever found that I like. Now I think if it, maybe I should stock up!
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