Since yesterday, I started to talk about cleaning. Today I want to bring up running clothes. How often do you clean your running clothes or how many times to do you wear them in a row before you put them in the laundry?
I have a few systems that I use. First is the smell test. If my clothes start to smell, that is a dead giveaway its time to wash and use some clean shorts and shirt. If my wife tells me they smell, whether I agree with her, I will wash them and wear clean clothes.
Sometimes, if I am doing a load of laundry, I will wash them before they need to just to keep up with it. I find I feel better when I am running in clean clothes. In the summer months, I can go 2-3 runs. In the winter months, I go about 3-5 runs. Now of course, I change my socks and underwear after each run.
What is your system for staying fresh and clean?