10 Great Gift Ideas For The Fitness Fanatic

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Fitness is something that has become increasingly important to many people over recent years. Many of us have realised the importance of maintaining a high level of health and fitness and this is why more and more people are taking an interest in keeping fit.


While some people tend to undertake moderate fitness activities there are others who love nothing more than keeping fit and staying in shape. If you have a fitness fanatic in your life, the great thing is that you will never be short of gift ideas as there are always items that you can purchase for special occasions such as birthdays, Christmas, and other occasions throughout the year. So, if you are planning on purchasing a gift for someone who is really into fitness there are some great ideas and options listed below.

Gift option for the fitness fanatic in your life

If you are looking for gift options for the fitness fanatic in your life, here are some great ideas to get you started:

1. Footwear

Making sure that the right footwear is worn is very important in many different fitness activities and sports. High quality sports footwear does not come cheap so you can make a real impression by treating someone special to fitness footwear such as trainers from retailers such as Rat Race.

2. Sports and Fitness Clothing

Depending on the type of fitness activity the recipient is into, you can also consider getting sports and fitness clothing such as gym gear or running gear. Retailers like Millet Sports offer some great products at very reasonable prices.

3. Supplements

Many people use supplements in order to aid their health and fitness levels. You can head to specialist retailers such as predatornutrition.com where you will find a wide range of supplements to choose from.

4. Gift Voucher

Sometimes it can be difficult to determine what the fitness fanatic in your life really needs, especially if he or she is into a wide range of fitness activities. A gift voucher for a sports retailer could prove invaluable in this event, as it means that they can buy exactly what they need.

5. Sports and Fitness Accessories

You may want to purchase sports and fitness accessories for someone special in your life, such as racquets, balls, golf clubs, and similar smaller items. Of course, the items you buy will depend on the type of activities that the person is interested in but there are plenty of options to suit a wide range of budgets.

6. Larger Equipment

If you have a bigger budget and want to treat someone special in your life, you could consider fitness equipment for the home. This could include things such as exercise bikes, treadmills, or even a home gym depending on their interests and your budget. You can get some great deals at retailers such as the Fitness Superstore, where you will find a huge range of sports equipment for the home. If you don’t fancy buying the equipment, why not rent it. Checkout this article by Shout Fitness and how you can save money with gym equipment hire.

7. DVDs and Books

Another thing to consider for the fitness fanatic in your life is a DVD or book relating to their fitness related interests. This could be anything from a book relating to fitness and nutrition to a DVD to exercise at home. You can head to a marketplace such as eBay for a great choice of products at very affordable prices.

8. A Day Out

If you want to opt for something unique, you can arrange a special day out for the fitness fanatic in your life where they can enjoy a combination of fun and fitness. For example, an afternoon out ice-skating could be great fun and is an excellent way to keep fit. Or you could head to the country for the afternoon and enjoy some cycling as you take in the beautiful surroundings.

9. Classes

You may know someone who has an interest in fitness but has not yet seriously become involved. In these cases, you could even treat them to classes so that they can hone their skills and enjoy getting into shape. This could include classes such as swimming lessons or even boxing classes.

10. Wearable Tech

Wearable tech is a great gift for fitness fanatics, as it helps them to monitor their progress while they are engaging in fitness activities. You can get all sorts of gadgets and devices these days such as monitors that are worn on the wrist and are able to track heart rate, calories burned and overall fitness progress.


It’s my Wife’s Birthday this month and as she’s taken a keen interest in the gym lately, it won’t be an issue to buy something for Mutha Fitness this year. Even if her Birthday is a day before Valentine’s Day! Give her blog a follow please guys, she recently lost over two stone by eating healthily and dog walking.


With so many different gift options to choose from, buying something for the fitness fanatic in your life should never be a problem. Just make sure you are familiar with the type of activities they are into so that you can make an informed decision with regards to the gift that you choose for them.


About The Author

Following the birth of his son in 2009, Paul was unfit and sluggish. Since then he's been training using a range of exercise techniques and gained some valuable information over the years. Events he has completed to date are Total Warrior, Pier To Pier, Bamburgh 10k, Hamsterley 10k, Blaydon Races, Newcastle Stampede and over 50 parkruns. In 2012 he created his own challenge called the '12 Days of Christmas.' He raised over £1000 for Percy Hedley by running 60 miles to celebrate their 60 years. In 2013 he ran the '12 parkruns of Christmas' with friend Lee Nyland. The pair raised over £1400 for the Tiny Lives Fund.


  1. Hi there! This blog post could not be written much better! Going through this article reminds me of my previous roommate! He continually kept preaching about this. I am going to forward this article to him. Fairly certain he will have a good read. Thank you for sharing!

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