The Big Fitness Gift Guide

It’s that time of year where all the gift guides come out, and I couldn’t help but add mine. I’ve spent a while on this one, so hope it will come in useful. There’s something for every kind of health enthusiast in your life, from spinning and gym lovers, to hikers and those who have adopted all things hygge. So get scrolling, and maybe drop a few hints for yourself as well!


Gifts for... cycling sisters


Whether she’s on the open roads, in commuter lanes or hitting the spin classes, make sure your biking friend is looked after with these pieces.

Cycling top, Chapeau. With two full sized pockets, lightweight design and zipper, she’ll stay cool and comfortable on her rides.

Towel and bottle, Lorna Jane. The two essentials in a spin class, grab these slogan versions for extra motivation.

Helmet, Sawako. She’ll be the envy of fellow commuters with this sleek, bold helmet.

Handlebar bag, Goodordering. This cleverly designed bag can be used as a shoulder bag, attached to the handlebars of your bike or fixed on as a pander bag.

Christmas gift set, Skin and Tonic. After a sweaty class or bike ride, treat her to a little skin care. The cleansing balms are amazing for a deep clean and the beauty oil will sooth sore skin.


Gifts for... studio bunnies


From barre and pilates to yoga, this girl likes her workouts to be smart and low impact. Treat her to some new kit or eye catching props to expand her practice.

Power leggings, Sweaty Betty. Snap up the latest colour way for these all-rounder leggings.

Yoga wheel, Yoga Matters. The ultimate yoga accessory of the moment, you’ll be sure to be the favourite gift giver with this.

Yoga bra and long sleeved shirt, Ana Hart. For the yogi who exudes French chic, opt for the muted colours and delicate detailing of Ana Hart.

Phone case, Spiritual Gangster. Add a touch of yogic humour to her Instagram scrolling.

Yoga block and strap, Yoga Design Lab. Multipurpose and multidisciplinary, plus these props are too pretty to pass up.


Gifts for... gym gals

This girl is in charge of her own workouts and has the kit to prove it. Make her gym sessions even better with these top picks to maximise her workouts.

Piper leggings, LilyBod. The must-have leggings with a gorgeous pop of colour.

Wireless earphones and speakers, Happy Plugs. Because music is the number one motivator.

Charge 2, FitBit. Snap up the special edition lavender and rose gold fitness tracker with all-new features.

Foam roller, Sweaty Betty. Get that myofacial tissue releasing.

Python sports bra, Varley. A medium-support bra is a great all rounder, and stylish to boot.

Metcon trainers, Nike. With a low, supportive heel designed for lifting, jumping and climbing.


Giftsfor... outdoor adventurers


Bobble hat, Joules. With interchangeable pom poms for every mood. Because why not?

Chocolate, Well and Happy. Buy her a pack of these and mid-walk blood sugar crashes will be a thing of the past. They’re full of good, natural ingredients, and no dairy, so are great for everyone.

Arbour rucksack, Patagonia. This lowland pack has a laptop sleeve, so will take you from the outdoors to urban life whilst keeping you looking slick in the process.

Seamless top, Sweaty Betty. This merino long sleeved top is the ultimate layering piece for running and hiking.

Down jacket, the North Face. I couldn’t live without my down jacket! It’s an essential mid- or outer layer for getting out in the cold.

Short wellies, Joules. These adorable crocodile-textured wellies make wet days look so much more inviting.

Gifts for... Hyggee Embracers

She has The Little Book of Hygge and a selection of lifestyle magazines decorating her coffee table, with candles softly lighting every room. Help add the cosy feel to her flat with some thoughtful touches.

Fingerless gloves, Toast. Beautifully detailed and a must-have for cooler days.

Skin treatment candle, Neom. Heat this innovative candle whilst you take a bath, and then use the wax as a luxury oil on your body. Pure bliss.

Cashmere socks, The White Company. Pure comfort for tootsies on cold days, and a thoughtful addition that will always be appreciated.

Christmas tea bundle, Tea Pigs. With three boxes of tea and a little cup, this will please anyone. There’s lots of other gift sets too, so you can fit any budget to Tea Pigs gifts.

Milk pan, Orla Kiely. Just what is needed for warming up turmeric lattes.

Terrarium, Urban Outfitters. Bring the outdoors in with this pretty copper planter.