Holiday shopping can get a bit stressful: you’re making a big dent in your wallet because you want to get something for everyone, you’re lacking inspiration when it comes to finding gift ideas and your schedule feels hectic because you’ve been attending parties left and right.
We’re always happy to make your life easier with gift guides that take the guesswork out of finding the perfect presents for your loved ones. These gifts will please the fitness fanatics in your life.
Foam rollers are a necessary evil when it comes to loosening up tight muscles, increasing athletic performance and keeping injuries at bay. People who are always training and never afraid to push themselves through new fitness challenges will appreciate this gift. (Foam roller by Rolling with It, 39,97$)
Heart Rate Monitor Watch
This gift is the way to a runner’s heart. A heart rate monitor can help someone exercise at the optimal intensity for his or her training goals. It’s also helpful when it comes to quantifying and logging workouts and runs. Get this for someone who is training for a race or someone who has a soft spot for wearables. (Heart rate monitor Forerunner 630 by Garmin, 539,99$)
Let’s face it: We often procrastinate on buying socks for ourselves. And half of the pair somehow always ends up disappearing in the abyss of lost socks and hair ties. This makes socks the perfect stocking stuffer. Why not treat the feet of your loved ones to a high-quality pair of technical socks? (Speed sock by Lululemon, 14$)
There is a correlation between wearing really cool workout tights and getting your booty to the gym or the fitness studio. Fashionable women who like to stay fit will always enjoy a new pair of workout pants. With so many cute options out there, it’s easy to find a flattering and unique pair. (Track legging by Onzie, 63$)
Do you know a yogi who could use a new yoga mat? Don’t just get them a plain-old one. From funky designs to technical attributes that will make a yoga session more pleasant, a mat can feel like a real treat. (Pose yoga mat by Lolë, 49$)