What’s A Good Gift For Someone Who Works Out?
There are a number of great gifts out there for the fitness fanatic at all ends of the price spectrum. Here are a few ideas to get you inspired:
For the "techie" fitness buff, a Fitbit bracelet is an ideal gift. There are other similar products as well, such as Up, by Jawbone and GPS bracelets by companies like Garmin. These bracelets, often accompanied by fitness apps, track statistics such as steps taken, reps and heart rate to help you meet your fitness goals.
Other fun, smaller gifts include filtered water bottles, gloves that allow the wearer to still operate a touchscreen and personalized fitness accessories.
If you know someone who is just beginning their fitness journey or who is interested in losing weight and getting in shape, a gym membership or personal training session is a thoughtful and useful gift.
Having a gym membership can make a huge difference for someone who is new to fitness. It is a great way to not only get in shape and achieve fitness goals, but it can also help with motivation and accountability. While you’re at it, get one for yourself and become an accountability partner.
The Downtown Athletic Club in Amarillo features state of the art fitness equipment in a clean, modern facility staffed with people who are passionate about fitness and love helping people. In addition to gym and exercise equipment, the DAC offers a wide variety of classes throughout the week including yoga, Zumba, total body conditioning, bikini bootcamp and more.
For the person who is unsure how to proceed with getting into shape, or needs more motivation and direction, a personal trainer may be helpful. A personal trainer can create a custom fitness and nutrition plan based on your current level of fitness, personal preference, lifestyle and goals. You can find a great personal trainer at the DAC.
There is also a staff of certified massage therapists who offer Swedish massage, Thai massage, pregnancy massage, sports massage and more. This might be the perfect gift for right after a hard workout. You don’t have to be a member to book a massage. Now through end of business on Dec. 24 get 10% off massage gift certificates. Plus, any massage purchased in December and January is qualified for a free aromatherapy upgrade.