If you have a health and fitness lover in your life or are someone who is making a new year’s resolution to get fit in 2021, the amount of fitness products on the market may be overwhelming. Home cardio or resistance training equipment is a wonderful investment to make for yourself or the fitness lover.
Here are our Top 5 Holiday Gifts for Fitness Lovers:
Fitbit Charge 4 Fitness Tracker
The Fitbit not only monitors calories burned, but also has a built in GPS and monitors sleep and heartrate. It is also water resistant and functions as a swimming monitor. This model comes with two bands in small and large. Heart rate monitoring helps the user better track calories burned, as well as best get into your target heart rate zone for your best calorie burn. This Fitbit has over 20 goal-based exercise modes to help you reach whatever goals you may have and monitor your progress. At a very reasonable price of approximately $120, this is a wonderful gift to yourself or anyone on your list this year.
Lifepro Waver Platform
This platform comes with loop bands for a total body resistance workout that you can take anywhere. With three colors available (black, blue, or white), it will match anyone’s preference. The Lifepro Waver stimulates your muscles with a full-body vibration to help increase muscle activation for better muscle building and increased flexibility and has speeds from 1-99. It’s also comes with a professional trainer manual and ebook, as well as access to free online workout videos. The price of approximately $200 is excellent for a piece of equipment that gives a total body burn.
Sportneer Bike Trainer
Whether you have an avid or beginning bicyclist, on your list, or even a busy work at home parent, this bike stand makes an excellent gift. It enables the user to go for a bike ride in the comfort of home. It’s also excellent for travelers or even the workaholic who would enjoy ridding in their office. This stand is compatible with 26-28” or 700c wheel with a rear axle between 4.92”-6.57”, and has a noise reduction feature, though noise reduction works best with road bike tires. Rubber feet help keep you stable on any surface. There are six resistance settings for all levels and to simulate many biking conditions. With an approximate price of $150, it is a nice mid-range option.
Schwinn 411 Elliptical Machine
This exercise machines give some of the best cardiovascular exercise that can be obtained. This Schwinn elliptical is compact, and has 16 resistance levels to meet your ability and goals. Time, speed, distance, calories burned, and heart rate can all be viewed on the display. The Explore the World app that comes with this machine allows the user to explore virtual courses in many areas of the globe including some stunning trails, with 3 free courses included. A subscription allows the user to access all available courses/trails. For approximately $500, this elliptical is a mid-price machine with nice options and durability.
Sunny Health & Fitness SF-T4400 Treadmill
The most well-known and used piece of cardiovascular equipment is the treadmill. It’s very versatile, as they can be used to train for long or short races, as well as for high intensity interval training, and many types of circuit training to keep training fun and interesting. This SF-T4400 features incline and shock absorption, as well as easy folding for storage. It has speeds from .5 to 9 MPH and 3 manual incline adjustments of 0%, 2%, and 4.37%. There are 9 built in programs to help the user meet their goals. With a price of approximately $350, it is a reasonably priced budget treadmill option.