44 Gifts for the Fitness Fanatic in Your Life
Whether they’ve been consistently hitting the gym for years or only just caught a taste of that runner’s high, your fitness fanatic friend is guaranteed to love these 44 awesome gift ideas. And hey, if you picked a few up for yourself as well, we wouldn’t judge. After all, shopping counts as cardio, right?
Jaybird RUN wireless earbuds
These high-tech buds are literally totally wireless so you can enjoy full range of motion with zero fuss.
Zella funnel-neck sweatshirt
A super-chic look for going to and from the gym.
Sky B Apple watch case
There are four different styles to choose from, all in gold, rose gold and silver. (Psst, totally cool to pick up one of each.)
Sky B ($79)
MZ Wallace x SoulCycle Metro Tote
Snap up this limited-edition collab for your SoulCycle-obsessed bestie. (Psst, the inside lining is bright yellow, just like her favorite cycling studio.)
MZ Wallace x SoulCycle ($225)
Hoka One One handheld water bottle
Now your running buddy can go off the beaten path and not have to worry about getting dehydrated.
Hoka One One ($50)
Reebok Sola Fury sneakers
Your sister knows best which shoes she likes to run in, but you know best which kicks will look the coolest outside the gym.
Vi Trainer headphones
These smart headphones and corresponding app are like having a personal trainer in your pocket. Get real time stats on your run as you go and personalized advice on what to adjust or change for the next workout sesh.
Manduka yoga mat
Manduka is known for its no-slip grip, so even your sweatiest friend can handle a hot yoga class.
Sweaty Betty yoga mat bag
While you’re thinking yoga, you might as well get a cute washable bag, too.
Sweaty Betty ($60)
Run Fast, Cook Fast, Eat Slow BY SHALANE FLANAGAN and Elyse Kopecky
These quick, easy recipes are the actual meals elite runner Flanagan ate while training for the 2017 NYC Marathon. Which she won, by the way.
Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo
We think workout days and good hair days should be synonymous, and your Secret Santa would definitely agree.
Living Proof ($23)
Brooks Sideline Jacket
He's guaranteed to stay dry and warm in this colorful water-resistant windbreaker.
Jason Markk shoe cleaning kit
This seven-piece travel kit can wash up to 100 pairs of shoes and is totally safe on any and all fabrics.
Jason Markk ($20)
Mirror at-home fitness guide
This genius new ridiculously cool home gym functions like a sleek mirror when not in use, then transforms into an interactive display with a coach who leads you, and your digital classmates, through a variety of workouts like cardio, yoga and strength training.
Balega no-show running socks
Cushy in all the right places but still breathable to ensure feet stay comfortable no matter how long the workout lasts.
Caraa Sport studio tote
Your BFF is constantly running from the office to the gym and vice versa. This convertible tote will look fabulous (and hold everything she needs) no matter where she’s headed next.
Caraa Sport ($225)
Alala custom workout tights
Design a one-of-a-kind pair yourself or send a gift card so they can mix and match themselves.
Athleta knotted ribbed headband
Keeps sweat, fly-aways and baby hairs out of your face all while looking pretty darn cute.
Champion Absolute Workout sports bra
Runner’s World named this one of the best sports bras of 2018.
Sweat with Kayla Itsines essentials pack
A handy bundle of everything you need right from Instagram’s most popular fitness guru, Kayla Itsines. It includes a yoga mat, jump rope, set of three resistance bands and a water bottle.
Ashley Black Guru paddleblaster
It might look intimidating, but it’s actually fantastic for helping muscles recover after tough workouts and for correcting cellulite.
Ashley Black Guru ($125)
A class pack to a favorite studio
Boutique workout classes can really add up, so it’ll really make your sister’s day if you just go ahead and purchase a pack of classes for her.
Everlast boxing gloves
Your brother will think you're officially the greatest gift giver in the fam.
Alo Yoga bra tank
It comes in six gorgeous colors to choose from.
Secret Freshies Mini Deodorant
Toss one into every bag and you’ll never be left with surprise B.O. again.
Trailheads Tech Running Gloves
Now your boyfriend’s poor hands won’t freeze when he pauses mid-run to switch podcasts.
Rebecca Joseph yoga bunny necklace
The cutest warrior pose we ever did see.
Rebecca Joseph ($83)
Philip Kingsley Swimcap hair protecting lotion
This genius hair product defends your strands from the damaging effects of both chlorine and saltwater.
Philip Kingsley ($30)
Smith snow goggles
Protect your eyes and look mighty cool doing it.
Baby-G sport watch
Your ’90s obsessed friend will never see this adorable (and practical) throwback coming.
Hex sports detergent
It’s specially formulated to kill off lingering bacteria, aka the stuff that makes your gym clothes smell even after you ran them through the wash. (And yes, for the record we would like to get detergent as a Christmas present.)
Ban.do water bottle
But seriously, where are the tacos?
Gaiam mini foam roller
Small enough to pack in a carry-on for workouts on the go.
New Balance 990v4 sneakers
The ultimate dad shoe for the ultimate dad.
New Balance ($180)
SPIbelt running belt
Much better at preventing your dad from dropping his phone while running than a regular old screen protector.
Running Until You’re 100 by Jeff Galloway
It’s never too late to start leading a healthier life.
Running Until You’re 100 ($17)
Stance retro ski socks
Speaking of retro, these ’80s-inspired socks will keep your pal’s feet warm no matter how long she’s out on the slopes.
ArtiKen beaded bracelet
These bracelets have been spotted on the wrist of elite runners likes Mo Farah, Justin Gatlin and Paul Chelimo, but they do more than just look good. ArtiKen employs artists from the Maasai tribe in Kenya to design and create the collection, and also donates 10 percent of every purchase to clean water projects in the area.
66°North wool hat
Made in Iceland from Icelandic wool, so you know it’ll keep him warm.
SHINE HAI Hands-Free Running Leash
Because your husband never goes anywhere without Ginger.
SHINE HAI ($14)