Gym+Coffee, an Irish athleisure brand, has launched Run with Pride to support LGBTI+youth communities in Ireland and the UK.

The limited edition socks available here will provide 100% of sales to be given to charities BeLonG To Youth Services and The Proud Trust as part of its commitment to make life richer for the LGBTI+ community and for those who love to explore.

The high quality sporting socks with rainbow top band have been crafted for outdoor exploration and for getting you back to the gym, so you can run the rainbow in style.

BeLonG To Youth Services is the national organisation supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI+) young people in Ireland providing a safe space + platform to advocate, campaign and provide support for LGBTI+ young people, between 14 and 23 years of age. BeLonG To offer a specialised LGBTI+ youth service with a focus on mental and sexual health, alongside drug and alcohol support.

The Proud Trust is a life saving and life enhancing organisation that helps LGBT+ young people empower themselves and their communities. Through youth groups, coordinating national and regional LGBT+ youth work networks, managing the LGBT+ Centre for Manchester, delivery of training, running events and campaigns, undertaking research and creating resources, The Proud Trust provides a much-needed space + platform for LGBTI+ youth in the UK.

Created in 2017 by three friends on a mission to bring high quality athletic clothing to Ireland, Gym+Coffee is now the nation’s largest athleisure brand, and the announcement builds on its ambitions to bring meaningful change to the outdoors and to create more opportunities for people to participate in over the next year and beyond.

To read more about Run with Pride, please visit, or check out our social pages, @gympluscoffee on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

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