Next in line for our Christmas Gift Guide series are some great fitness products you can get for yourself or any sport enthusiasts you know. Keeping yourself in good shape and regularly working out is very healthy and makes you feel better. Of course you will become a chick magnet and the result of you looking great is something that must be mentioned as well. But now with winter just around the corner and harsh weather conditions, we tend to get less motivated for working out and more for staying home and enjoying snacks and sweets.
We made a list of products that will motivate you to get going and help you exercise that can be at the same time awesome Christmas gifts. Check out these Fitness Buffs:
1 – Lumo Lift
If you’re the type that sits at the desk in front of the computer all day, have back or neck pain, you should remember to keep straightening up your posture. Lumo Lift is a small and lightweight device that will alert you with a gentle vibration when you need to straighten your back and quit slouching. It also tracks your steps, distance and burned calories. Lumo Lift syncs wirelessly to your smartphone app where you can track your progress. This magnetic device is worn on your upper body. You can hide it under your clothes or wear it like an accessory. Keeping a good posture will help you prevent back and neck pain, lower stress and make you more productive.
BUY | $64.99
2 – TomTom Runner
This cool watch from TomTom is a perfect gift for any runner. It’s lightweight, ultra-slim and keeps track of all your running stats. QuickGPSFix technology finds your location quickly and syncs it with a smartphone app. This watch has a large display, so you can see all the info at a glance and with just one button, it’s really easy to navigate it while running. TomTom Runner will show your pace, distance, calories, heart rate and even set your own training program. It’s waterproof, USB chargeable and has a battery that can last up to 10 hours when charged. You can use it to track your progress and compare your performance and when you achieve your goal it will beep or vibrate to let you know. If you’re more of an indoor person, you’ll be happy to know it can also be used on a treadmill.
BUY | $89
3 – Drift Balance Board
If your fitness routine is becoming dull, spice it up a bit and try out a new way to exercise with the Drift Balance Board. This board has a balancing mechanism that gives you a range of motion. It will help you improve balance, strengthen your muscles, burn calories and make your lower body stronger. Drift Balance Board combines a rubber sphere with rolling pendulum and works great on all surfaces. With it, you can perfect your skiing, snowboarding, skateboarding and surfing skills and not leave your home to do so.
BUY | $174.95
4 – Versys Vs.1 Fight Simulator
Versys Vs.1 Fight Simulator is perfect for any martial arts lover. It’s probably the most versatile fight simulator you can get, and it can be used for boxing, kickboxing, martial arts or mixed martial arts. It will help you get in condition and train both speed and technique. Also, you can always use it as a way to reduce stress. It will engage your entire body and speed up the fat burning. You can use Versys Vs1 for both stand-up and ground training. It’s easy to move it around and you get it ready-to-use, with a pre-filled base. This means you don’t have to assemble or hang it, not even fill it with sand or water. All you have to do is start exercising.
BUY | $249.99
5 – TRX Home Suspension Trainer
Here’s one more interesting way to exercise. TRX Home Suspension Trainer will give you 300 different body exercises. It combines every type of exercise, and in just 30 minutes, you can do an entire body workout. To do them, you use only your body weight. All you have to do is attach it where it can support your body weight. Your body will become more flexible and stronger and switch from one exercise to another in no time. The best part is, it won’t take space when you’re not working out, and you can do it without leaving your home. If you don’t know where to start from, just play a training video that comes with it, and work out along with the trainer. It’s like having a personal trainer in your room.
BUY | $189.95
6 – Kinetic Road Machine Indoor Bicycle Trainer
If you like cycling, and you’re not really into doing it on harsh winter conditions, Kinetic Road Machine Indoor Bicycle Trainer may be a perfect solution. It will make you feel like you’re riding your bike for real. What’s great about it is that it automatically adjusts the resistance, depending on how hard you push the pedals. This means you can change the speed and experience real conditions, just like cycling outside. It’s quiet, smooth and easy to use, and can adjust to almost every bicycle. The magnetic drive system is leak proof and thermodynamically stable.
BUY | $314.95
7 – WaterRower Rowing Machine
Rowing is awesome. It can burn up to 1,200 calories in an hour and work so many muscles at the same time. WaterRower will make you experience rowing and not leave your house. It’s made of sustainable hardwood. There’s a tank you fill with water, to get the precise dynamic of a moving boat. The more water you put in the tank, it will feel like the boat is heavier and has more crew members on it. WaterRower will give you the ultimate workout, good posture and minimize any risk of injury while exercising. If it’s good enough for the American President, Frank Underwood from House of Cards, it’s certainly good for you too.
BUY | $1160
8 – Fitbit Charge HR
Fitbit Charge HR is an elegant and simple looking wristband that will continuously monitor your heart rate. It’s perfect for working out since it also tracks your distance, active minutes and steps, calories burned, even climbed floors. It can record your stats, so you can go back and check them out whenever you wish. The battery can last up to 5 days, which is pretty impressive. At the same it, Fitbit Charge HR is a caller ID, a watch, and a sleep alarm. You can sync it with your smartphone or computer and get it in four different colors.
BUY | $149
9 – Muscle Mauler
Muscle Mauler is something like your personal massage therapist. It will provide muscle soreness relief and let you control how much pressure you’d like. It’s a great gift for any sport enthusiast. You can use it before a workout to release toxins from your muscles and be able to workout longer. Muscle Mauler will prevent injuries and can also be used for rehabilitation. It won’t take much space and it’s lightweight. You can carry it in a backpack when you’re going to a gym and you won’t even notice it’s there.
BUY | $24.95
10 – Vortex Weighted Jump Rope
Did you know that jumping rope will burn more calories than almost any other exercise? Vortex Weighted Jump Rope is a great choice when it comes to rope jumping. You can adjust the length of it, and it has one special feature- you can also adjust the weight. This means you’ll get a flexible workout that you can control. The handles are really soft and slip resistant, made to provide an excellent grip, even when you get all sweaty. You should definitely include it in your CrossFit workout.
BUY | $20
11 – MummyStrength
If you have difficulties doing pull ups, MummyStrength bands are made to help you with it. They are not only made for pull ups so if you tie them on a column, these bands can also be used for rows or twisting oblique workout. They will support you while working out, and give you back your strength. MummyStrenght bands are made of durable latex rubber that will support your weight. Also, if you get injured, these bands will give you a helping hand. They come in different colors, so pick the one you like and start exercising.
BUY | $39.95
12 – iPod Shuffle
The last thing on our Gift Guide is a very fun product. The colorful iPod Shuffle is perfect for any workout, whether you’re in a gym, on the road, or in your home. Just clip it on your clothes or somewhere on your exercise equipment and listen to your favorite songs. It has a big control pad so you can easily control the music. With the shuffle switch you can mix it up. The left is for a random mix, the middle to play in order, and the right to turn the shuffle off. It can run for 15 hours and fit 2 Gb of music. Working out is easier when you have your favorite music with you.
BUY | $63.99
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