For any self-proclaimed fitness guru, there are many things that become essential items in a gym bag. Yes, there is no shortage of items. When shopping around for gifts for someone with a fitness hobby, consider the activities that they paratake in. If they enjoy running, hiking, lifting, cycling, yoga, and the list goes on, think of items that will be practical during their activities.
Running shoes are essential items for those who are training for a marathon. Consider purchasing a gift certificate to a local running store to give your friend one on one attention for a proper shoe fitting.Running shoes range from $50-$140.
The Garmin 610 Forerunner is the newest GPS running watch on the market. The new touch-screen interface combined with water-resistant protection makes running in any weather condition possible. There are two options for the watch which include or exclude a heart rate monitor.Garmin 610 Forerunner, $349.99-$399.99. Available at Amazon, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and REI.
You can find resistance bands anywhere, but the matter of fact is the quality of it. You don’t want to have it snap back in your face! Ouch!? The resistance bands are great alternatives to lifting weights.Resistance bands, $10-$40. Available at most sporting good retailers.
Lululemon has a reputation for providing their consumers with quality fitness apparel. The company has clothing for both men and women.Lululemon apparel, $50-$300. Available at Lululemon.
oGorgeous’s Beverly Bowtie Carry-All Gym Bag is multipurpose. Whether it’s for taking to the gym or away for a weekend trip, this bag does it all!oGorgeous Beverly Bowtie Carry-All Gym Bag, $149. Available at oGorgeous.