We all have those friends who we consider “gym rats”. They run half marathons, wake up at 5 AM to crush the gym, won’t ever miss a spin or yoga class, and intensely train their biceps like this guy in the above photo (5 lb dumbbell, no big deal). These gifts will aid in that person’s quest for an Adonis-like physique and help maintain those 6 pack abs for the long run.
Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity Wristband
This wristband not only monitors your heart rate and activity but also tracks your steps, distance, sleep quality and more. It is water resistant and syncs automatically with your computer and mobile devices. It is a must-have for the analytically minded fitness fanatic. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
SENSO Bluetooth Headphones
These headphones feature high definition sound, CVC 6.0 noise suppression and the latest Bluetooth 4.1 CSR technology that easily connects to any Bluetooth enabled device up to 30 feet away. They are ergonomically designed to fit your ears perfectly and stay comfortable through intense workouts. The battery lasts up to 8 hours while playing and charges in a quick 1.5 hours so you never have to worry about losing your groove in the middle of a workout. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
Water Resistant Cell Phone Armband
You no longer need to worry about your phone falling out of your pockets on the bench press or dropping it during a 5-mile run. This water-resistant cell phone protector and the armband is made of the highest quality soft neoprene made to flex and twist but not stretch out of shape. It’s ultra lightweight (1.5 oz) and provides full-screen coverage while retaining full touchscreen functionality along with full headphone jack support for Apple and Android phones. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
Vitamix Ascent A3300 Black Diamond 64 Ounce Blender
This ultra-powerful blender is for the serious health nut. It is not cheap by any means but will last a long time and turn fruits, vegetables, nuts and pretty much anything into delicious and creamy smoothies, soups, butter and more. It features a programmable timer, touchscreen interface, laser-cut stainless steel blades, 10-speed control, wireless connectivity, self-cleaning, and a 10-year warranty. There are so many things you can make with the Vitamix A3300 and the hardest part is figuring out where to start. Vitamix knows it can be overwhelming so they include a cookbook that covers everything from smoothies to soups (that actually cook in the Vitamix), sauces, dressings, dips, nut butter, and deserts. Learn more on Amazon or read our full review here.
AmazonBasics High-Density Round Foam Roller
If spending hundreds on a super powerful blender is not in your budget, the fitness fanatic in your family would certainly appreciate a high-quality foam roller to massage out those knots and improve blood flow after a long hard workout. I started using foam rollers about a year ago and these simple products made a world of difference speeding up recovery significantly. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
Under Armour Men’s Tech Short Sleeve T-Shirt or Under Armour Women’s Tech V-Neck
You can never go wrong buying someone special Under Armour workout gear. It is the original quick drying, incredibly comfortable, lightweight and mobile workout apparel. I have about 10 of these T-shirts and could wear them every day at the gym or just laying around on the couch. When in doubt, Under Armour gear. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
CamelBak Chute 1L Water Bottle
This vessel is durable and leak proof made of hard plastic that is 100% free of BPA and BPS. It features an angled sprout for high water flow and a wide-mouth opening making it easy to fill with ice and water and makes cleaning it a breeze. All of that plus a lifetime guarantee. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
LA Organics Fruit Infuser Water Bottle 24 oz
Continuing on the hydration theme, this bottle from LA Organics makes it simple to infuse fruits, vegetables or tea into your water to make that H20 a little more tasty and enjoyable. This bottle is 100% BPA free and leak proof. It comes with a free infused recipe ebook and a lifetime guarantee. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
Elenture Full-Zip Exercise Yoga Mat Carry Bag with Multi-Functional Storage Pockets
For all the yogis out there that are all about getting a daily dose of Zen, this yoga mat bag comes in several unique designs all made with 100% high-quality canvas and fabric, an adjustable shoulder strap, and extra pockets for keys, cell phone, and other necessities. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.
Fit Simplify Resistance Loop Exercise Bands
Perfect for a workout at home or on the road, these high-end exercise bands are made of 100% natural latex, free of non-natural Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE). They can be integrated seamlessly with every popular workout program including Yoga and Pilates or use them for general exercise, stretching, strength training, power weight programs. They come with a free instruction guide and 41-page E-Book, with dozens of illustrated exercises. Last but not least, they are guaranteed for life. See Details & Pricing on Amazon.