Fall 2019 Fitness Gear Guide
Train hard and recover harder with these new fitness and recovery products.
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Flywheel Home Bike
Sleek and sturdy, this compact bike has an easily adjustable seat and multiple handlebar settings for a perfect fit. It also has the ability to stream thousands of workouts and features a leader board so you can up the intensity by competing against others.
$2,248 with built-in tablet ($1,948 without), amazon.com and bestbuy.com
Made from all-natural ingredients like organic coconut water and pink Himalayan salt, this single-serve hydration powder has five times the electrolytes of leading sports drinks and packs a hydration punch as effective as an IV drip.
$10 (for a sample six-pack), curehydration.com
Polar Ignite Fitness Watch
Track your pulse, hours/quality of sleep and monitor recovery with this intuitive arm piece that offers data on your fitness level and training history.
Forget those bulky battle ropes — this compact product is designed with a flexible metallic core surrounded by soft-braided material that functions in the same way as a 50-foot battle rope — in a fraction of the space (6 feet) — no anchor required!
Bowflex SelectTech 840 Kettlebell
With a simple turn of the dial, you can adjust this kettlebell from 8 pounds to 12, 20, 25 — up to 40 pounds. Its wide ergonomic handle is easy on your wrists and makes any move you choose — swings, rows and anything in between — a breeze.
Phiaton Bolt BT 700
These sweat- and water-resistant wireless earbuds offer hands-free voice commands using Siri or Google Assistant. The portable case charges the buds up to three times and doubles as a wireless speaker.
$140, phiaton.com or amazon.com
Relax & Recover
This pro-grade percussive therapy device delivers precise pressure to sore and tired muscles, improving circulation and range of motion. Regular use can alleviate knots, cramps and soreness, and it can even accelerate recovery after a hard workout.
Emergen-C Protein Fuel & Superfoods
With 15 grams of protein, as much vitamin C as three oranges, and two full servings of organic superfruits and veggies, this on-the-go drink is great for postworkout replenishment. It comes in two unforgettable flavors — mixed berry and pomegranate-mango.
$28 (16 servings), emergenc.com
ChapStick Total Hydration
Fall can mean dry weather, and these nourishing lip balms are infused with essential oils and come in four “moods” — relax, peace, happy and energy.
$4 per stick, chapstick.com
This compact wearable device uses pulsed electromagnetic fields to increase circulation, reduce inflammation and relieve pain. It can help your muscles recover from wear and tear, injury or trauma, or just soreness or stiffness from training.
Sleep is when your body does its best repair work, and this sugar-, gluten- and alcohol-free, CBD-based, vegan product is a perfect sleep aid. With extracts from hemp, GABA, hops flower, valerian root, chamomile flower and even MCT, this product is an all-natural answer to a solid night’s sleep.
$170 (1-ounce bottle), purwell.com
Harmless Harvest Protein & Coconut
The ideal post-exercise supplement, this plant-based beverage has 12 grams of protein, 3 grams of fiber and 5 grams of MCTs. It also comes in three amazing flavors — chocolate, toasted coconut and vanilla spice.