Looking to find the best fitness gift for her?
Rather than the same old perfume or jewelry, switch things up this holiday by getting the fit woman in your life something she can really get excited about.
To some women that will mean a high-tech gift, like the innovative Thync digital mood enhancer. Other women may prefer a gift that’s functional, like a series of optimized massage balls, or stylish like a pair of form-fitting Crossfit shoes.
Only you know what the women in your life really want, but if they’re into staying in shape, then they’ll very likely be satisfied with any of the ones ahead, which are aimed at keeping them active, strong, and healthy.
Top 5 Fitness Gifts for Her
Here are five choices that are sure to impress and last her for a long time. These gifts are useful, thoughtful, and according to our female audience, more than just needed, they are desired!
adidas Defender II Duffel Bag
Offered in 22 color variations, the Adidas Defender II Duffel Bag can be the ideal gift for the fitness enthusiast in your life. Two pockets are located on the outside of the bag, with one of them being ventilated to carry sweaty clothes.
The large central pocket is large enough for most apparel and athletic gear, making these bags optimal for fit women who hit the gym for their workout.
Proworks Vortex Protein Shaker
For fitness lovers who like to mix smoothies, protein shakes, and juices, the Vortex Protein Shaker by Proworks is an ideal gift.
Featuring a sleek look, and a button that generates the cyclone effect, this is a protein shaker that is both stylish and functional. Maintenance is easy as well, as the bottle breaks down into three pieces that are all dishwasher safe.
Jaybird X2 Sport Wireless Bluetooth Headphones
With six styles donning names like Alpha, Storm, and Charge, these are excellent wireless headphones that can be worn while engaging in your favorite athletic activities.
A full-charge provides 8-hours of music plus the ability to answer calls, so you can go for a long run, ride, or hike without worrying. Even the ear-tips are made of memory foam, showing the amount of detail that went into these headphones by Jaybird.
Related: Best Headphones for Working Out
Fitness Tank Top
Any fitness enthusiast can appreciate moisture wicking apparel, because it keeps you dry and cool while staying light and comfortable.
These tank tops by Epic MMA Gear come in a nice variety of feminine colors, and are inexpensive enough to buy in packs of multiple tank tops.
Pick her three favorite colors and the right size, and the fitness obsessed women in your life will be ever grateful.
Asics Womens GEL Noosa Tri 10 Running Shoes
Far from your average pair of women’s sports shoes, the Asics Women’s GEL Noosa Running Shoes are strait up wild.
Each shoe is a combination of at least four colors, and words like “swim”, “bike”, and “run” are written throughout in a playful way.
Regarding performance, these shoes by Asics have GEL cushioning in the front and back, in addition to DuoMax technology for balance.
Fitness Clothes for Her
1. Glamorise Women’s No-Bounce Full-Support Sport Bra
Comprised of four materials, this No-Bounce Bra from Glamorise provides support where women need it the most.
A great gift for active women, the bra features a mesh camo design that provides breathability when working out.
The five color options include Malibu Blue and Café, so finding one that matches the style of the fit women in your life shouldn’t be a problem.
2. Baleaf Women’s Yoga Running Workout Capri
With all the advanced features women want in a pair of Yoga Capris, these fitness pants by Baleaf are meticulously designed. A waistband pocket is included for carrying personal items, and seams are flat to reduce chaffing.
The moisture wicking feature is useful as well, and the pants are not see through so women can wear this to Yoga without worrying about being overexposed.
3. Champion Women’s Powertrain T-Shirt
For a t-shirt truly made for athletic women, the Champion Women’s Powertrain T-shirt has multiple reasons why she’ll love to wear it while working out.
Champion Vapor technology and X-Temp both work to counter the heat and keep the wearer dry. The fact that it’s 100% polyester means it’s flexible and durable, and the fact that there are 17 color options means there is probably one she’ll love.
4. Workout Yoga Running Boy Cut Foldover Shorts
Sexy, stylish, and containing a sneaky pocket, the Workout Yoga Running Boy Cut Foldover Shorts are a fun gift for active women, especially runners and Yoga practitioners.
Available in six colors, these shorts have a unique look due to the combination of the black shorts and the colored band.
If you know a fit woman who is comfortable working out in shorts, then these cool looking, moisture-wicking shorts will be a memorable gift.
5. Champion Women’s Powertrain Heather Tee
A flexible, polyester shirt that is extra soft due to the heather fabrication, Champion’s Women’s Powertrain Heather Tee is a great gift for women.
Whether they’re active or not, most women would appreciate a soft, quick drying shirt that comes in 14 different colors.
They’re ideal for active women or hot climates as well because they’re designed to quickly evaporate moisture.
6. Champion Women’s Jersey Capri Pant
Perfect basic capris for a run or workout, the Women’s Jersey Capri Pants by Champion come in black, Oxford Grey, and Granite Heather.
Not fitting too tight at any part, these extra light capris are tightened with a drawstring.
There are no pockets which adds to the lightness, but there is also no tag, making these pants an excellent gift for women who are serious about fitness.
7. 90 Degree By Reflex Yoga Capris
Tight Yoga capris that are available in 23 different styles, these Yoga capris are a gift that is both cool looking and functional.
They have a few features that separates them from the pack, including 4-way stretch technology for comfort, moisture wicking for dryness, and a hidden pocket to store small personal items.
8. Robiear Women Workout T-shirt
Very inexpensive but featuring unique and aggressive fitness quotes, these shirts tank tops are more fashionable than most.
With a fairly low, O-cut collar and no sleeves, there are a lot of occasions where these Women Workout T-Shirts by Robiear would be appropriate.
Comfortable and stylish, these make an ideal gift for women who are truly passionate about fitness.
9. Neleus Women’s 3 Pack Compression Tank Top
Designed to fit extra tight to give support where you need it, the highly-flexible fabric in these 3-packs of compression tank tops lets you move with ease.
The moisture wicking fabric ensures that you’ll stay dry, while the tight compression effect supports effective blood flow.
These Neleus Compression Tank Tops come in three packs, but not all three are the same as there are numerous style combinations.
10. Short Sleeve Moisture Wicking Athletic Shirt
Although highly affordable, these Moisture Wicking Athletic Shirts by Opna are a stylish and functional gift for athletic women. With 15 colors ranging from Pink Orchid to Lime Shock, finding the perfect color for the fit women in your life will be an easy task.
The shirts use Posi Charge Technology to pull heat and sweat away from the wearer’s body, so they make for a useful athletic gift that doesn’t break the bank.
Fitness Shoes for Her
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11. Reebok Nano 5.0 Training Shoe
Cross Fit is arguably the most influential new sport of this generation, and millions of women show up to complete their WOD’s just like men do.
Reebok has created a Cross Fit shoe specifically for women, and it’s called the Nano 5.0 Training Shoe. Not many materials are tougher than Kevlar, and these shoes use it for support at all the right places.
Choose from 27 styles and give the Cross Fit women in your life the shoes that are as tough as they are.
12. ASICS Women’s GEL-Kayano 22 Running Shoe
With extra support and tons of style, the Women’s GEL-Kayano 22 Running Shoes by ASICS provide GEL protection in both the front and back parts of the shoe.
Mesh overlays are used to increase breathability for her feet, and the 11 style choices each have a unique look with multiple colors.
The bottom is designed for maximum grip, so she can run in her favorite setting with complete style and GEL support.
13. Brooks Women’s Ravenna 7 Running Sneaker
Designed to be a durable shoe for the woman who loves to run, the Ravenna 7 Running Sneaker by Brooks is a fun gift for active girls.
The four style selections contain rare colors like Peacoat and Anthracite, and the mesh material is included to reject heat and keep your feet dry. For a highly unique gift for the female runner in your life, the Ravenna 7 will be a hit.
14. Adidas Performance Adipower Weightlifting Trainer Shoe
Strong women need strong shoes, like the Performance Adipower Weightlifting Trainer Shoes from Adidas. Created specifically for weightlifters, these shoes have relatively flat soles so the wearer can keep a strong foundation.
Immediately notable is the wide Velcro strap that lays across the original lacing, providing extra comfort and support. VentFlow overlays ensure that the feet can breathe, and endure the stress of serious weightlifting.
15. Brooks Women’s Adrenaline GTS 16 Running Sneaker
Using highly breathable Element linings, the Adrenaline GTS 16 Running Sneaker will keep the female runners in your life feeling fresh and dry. The 14 designs offer a lot of variety, and Omega Flex Grooves aid the fluidity of each step.
Heel-to-toe connection is important in running, and the GTS 16 uses an Extended Caterpillar Crash Pad to maximize contact where runners need it.
16. Nike Women’s Free Rn Flyknit Running Shoe
For a woman’s running shoe from the biggest brand in sports apparel, the Free Rn Flyknit Running Shoe by Nike lives up to the hype.
With 16 distinct color combinations, the Women’s Free Rn Flyknit shoes fit like a sock and are designed to strengthen the wearer’s feet.
Rating high in originality, functionality, and style, any active woman would be happy to get a pair of these innovative Nike running shoes.
17. PUMA Women’s Pulse XT Geo Cross-Training Shoe
Know some women who love to stay active? The Pulse XT Geo Cross-Training Shoes by PUMA are created for such women, and their lightweight design makes them ideal for a wide array of sports.
Whether she’s running a 5K or hitting the gym, breathable mesh, no-sole overlays, and a padded tongue all add support and comfort.
18. Adidas Women’s Alphabounce
Adidas have been innovating sports apparel for decades, and their Women’s Alphabounce women’s shoes are no exception.
The Bounce technology adds a layer of cushioning to enhance comfort in action, and the Forged Mesh adds to their flexibility.
More than just a simple running shoe, the Alphabounce style is designed to adapt to each pivot, jump, twist, and sudden stop, making them ideal for highly active women.
19. New Balance Women’s Vazee Agility Training Shoe
The Women’s Vazee Agility Training Shoes from New Balance are designed for a wide array of activities. With traction that is optimal for the gym, field, or road, running on any surface is easy with these cross training shoes.
The other key advantage here is comfort, and the padded tongue, sock-like fit, and agility upper area all play a role in providing support where it’s most needed.
20. Saucony Women’s Ride 8 Running Shoe
For a shoe with innovative technologies that enhance its comfort and support, the Women’s Ride 8 Running Shoe by Saucony is a great gift for fit women.
FLEXFIT overlays keep the shoe lightweight while providing a tight fit, and POWERGRID cushioning is used throughout the entire shoe for support.
An extra light shoe with six styles, this one by Saucony is an excellent choice for women who exercise.
Workout Gear for Her
21. Gaiam Yoga Blocks
Anyone involved in Yoga will appreciate these soft and durable foam blocks from Gaiam. Designed to facilitate deeper poses and increased stability, not only can you sit on these Yoga blocks, but you can use them to assist with poses when recovering.
Available in 17 colors, some of the blocks feature designs and positive quotes that are conducive to the mindful nature of Yoga.
22. Reflective Ankle Bands
Perfect for the women in your life who run, hike, or ride in the outdoors, these Reflective Ankle Bands can actually be worn on the arms or wrists as well. Designed to keep the wearer visible on dark or foggy nights, the reflective bands by MAGNETT come in either green or orange.
23. Alfamo Cooling Towel
Wearable in ten different ways, the Cooling Towel by Alfamo is the perfect gift for fighting the heat after tough workouts.
With the ability to immediately cool down and dry, these towels use innovative cooling material to provide a strong cooling effect that activates quickly.
The eight colors vary from orange to violet, making this an excellent gift for any woman who’s into fitness.
24. Womens Silicone Wedding Ring Band
Assuming you know her correct ring size, these Silicone Wedding Ring Bands are ideal for the special athletes in your life. Made of high quality silicone, these soft yet durable rings provide the advantage of safety when lifting weights.
Pick from a wide array of colors and give her an option for when she wants to wear her ring to the gym with a silicone ring band.
25. WOD Nation Speed Jump Rope
From Cross Fit WOD’s to boxing, jumping rope is one of the key forms of cardio. Capitalizing on their use in Cross Fit WOD’s, this Speed Jump Rope by WOD Nation is designed to be adjustable for every situation.
With the goal of being lightweight enough to easily facilitate doubles, bring this rope to your next Cross Fit workout and expect to set some personal records.
26. Exercise Ball -Professional Grade
A great gift for women of any size or fitness level, the Professional Grade Exercise Ball by Live Infinitely can support up to 600 lbs. Sitting on the ball is proven to be therapeutic for the hips and back, but an included guide includes a series of chest, butt, and back exercises that give it a huge amount of value.
27. GoFit Women’S Pearl Tac Weightlifting Gloves
Ideal for women who lift weights in Cross Fit, bodybuilding, or other forms of strength training, the GoFit Women’s Pearl Tac Weightlifting Gloves provide style and protection. Coming in pink with enhanced gel padding and grip, these tough yet feminine gloves are great for women who love the gym.
28. Bowflex SelectTech 552 Adjustable Dumbbells
Essentially an entire home gym in a single purchase, the Bowflex SelectTech 552 Adjustable Dumbbells take the place of 15 different weights. For women who are serious about fitness, but may not have an abundance of time or space, these adjustable dumbbells are easy to use and easy to store.
29. The Massage Stick from Elite Sportz
A strategically textured stick designed for myofascial release therapy, The Massage Stick from Elite Sports is a great alternative to foam rollers.
Resembling a black and grey baton with rubber handles, the massage stick facilitates dozens of techniques for relieving pain and targeting specific muscles for massage.
30. Sivan Health and Fitness Yoga Set
If you have women in your life who love Yoga, then this 6-piece Sylvan Yoga Set is a phenomenal gift. Including a Yoga mat, straps, towel, and Yoga blocks that assist with workouts, this set has gear that she can bring to every Yoga session. Pick from seven colors to find a Yoga Set that matches her style.
31. Hot Yoga Bag
For girls who are obsessed with Yoga, this Hot Yoga Bag is designed to hold your Yoga mat, but also includes a zipper pocket for keys and small items. A large strap facilitates easy carrying, and the cylindrical shape makes this the ideal bag for any Yoga class.
32. Brimma Leak Proof Fruit Infuser Water Bottle
Fresh fruit is a healthy and optimal way to sweeten up the taste of water, and the Leak Proof Fruit Infuser by Brimma makes it easier than ever. After simply adding fruit into the infusion section of the bottle, she can take it to Yoga class, the gym, work, or wherever else she wants to enjoy healthy, fruit-infused water.
33. Massage Ball Set – Foot Pain Relief
Women who suffer from foot ailments and pain will find value in this Massage Ball Set that includes three different balls. Varying in size and texture, each of the three massage balls are designed to provide therapy where you need it through myofascial release.
34. Sweet Sweat Premium Waist Trimmer
With maximum comfort in mind, the Premium Waist Trimmer is an innovative fat burning product from Sweet Sweat.
Comprised of neoprene and other high-quality materials, this band is designed for wear during all forms of exercise.
Women who keep a slim figure and would go the extra length to shed water would find this to be an excellent gift.
35. Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Sport Speaker
For a tough and highly portable speaker for women on the go, the Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Sports Speaker has a unique look and a durable design.
Available in dark green or black, this speaker is sand resistant and can sync with all major smart phones and digital devices.
When she gets calls during the workout, it’s no problem, because the Waterproof Wireless Bluetooth Sport Speaker also includes a microphone for phone conversations.
Wearables for Her
36. FitBelt – Running Belt with Zipper for Smartphones
Women who rely on their phones while running and working out will appreciate the FitBelt as a gift. With a small pocket included, the FitBelt is designed to secure your IPhone or Droid to your waist area while working out.
Active women who like to use apps, or listen to music or podcasts while exercising may find a lot of value in the FitBelt.
37. Fitbit Charge Wireless Activity Wristband
A sleek and discreet fitness tracker, the Fitbit Charge is a great gift for women who consistently care about fitness.
Displaying calories burned, distance, steps, heart rate, and more, the Fitbit Charge also syncs with your smart phone or tablet.
With many of the latest features in fitness tracking, the Fitbit Charge is the quintessential digital fitness tool.
38. Mosquito Repellent Bracelet
A clever gift for that woman who loves outdoor hiking, camping, and jogging, the Mosquito Repellent Bracelet is a useful product to the right type of person.
For those who live in humid areas, mosquitos can be a nightmare that inhibits outdoor fun, so these bracelets use packs of potent pesticide to keep the pests at bay. Choose from seven colors to keep the outdoor loving woman in your life stylish and free of bites.
39. Wearable Nail Polish Bottle Holder
Regardless of fitness level, most women love keeping their nails polished and fashionable. The gift of a Wearable Nail Polish Bottle Holder will make that process significantly easier.
Featuring an intelligent design, this product lets you wear your nail polish bottle like a ring, creating a stable surface that helps avoid nasty spills.
40. Scosche RHYTHM+ Heart Rate Monitor
A colorful and unique fitness tracker that is different than most, the Scosche Rhythm+ is a lot more than a heart rate monitor.
Tracking heart rate, distance, calories burned, and more, the Rhythm+ is a fitness accessory that any athlete would appreciate.
The six color variations ensure that you can pick one that’s extra feminine, masculine, or anything in between.
41. Fitbit Alta Fitness Tracker
From the leading name in fitness trackers, the Fitbit Alta Fitness Tracker is a very slim wristband that tracks multiple parameters.
Showing steps, calories, and active time, this version of Fitbit is arguably their most discreet, resembling a feminine black wristband more than a fitness watch.
42. Muse: The Brain Sensing Headband
For women who are beginners or advanced fans of meditation, Muse is a high-tech guide that can measure the restlessness of the wearer’s mind.
Using weather sounds to relay info about your calmness, the Muse is a product that can be used to enhance meditative skill and tranquility.
43. Thync: The First Wearable for Relaxation and Energy
A truly futuristic and revolutionary product, Thync is a wearable device that is scientifically proven to improve mood.
Controlled with an app on your smart phone, Thync includes a module that rests on the right side of your forehead, and generates energy vibrations and calming signals as needed.
Whether you need to improve sleep or relieve anxiety, Thync has the potential to be a life changing product.
44. Myo Gesture Control Armband
For a futuristic gift that almost defies description, the Myo Gesture Control Armband allows the wearer to control most digital devices with simple arm gestures.
Giving you the ability to guide everything from home automations and drones, to computer games and RC cars, the Myo is an amazing product that would make a surprising gift for that tech-savvy woman in your world.
45. Bose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones
Bose is known for top quality audio, and now that clean audio technology is available in their QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones.
With just a push of a button, you can go from enjoying your favorite music to aware mode, which lets you clearly hear the world around you. Any woman who likes music will find these headphones by Bose to be an excellent gift.
While all gifts on this list are viable gifts for women who love fitness, only you know the women in your life well enough to find the best one.
Most women would be glad to receive a new pair of workout shoes or an innovative set of wireless headphones, but the most memorable women's fitness gift will be the one that proves that you’ve been paying attention.
Whether she struggles with a quick recovery, has mentioned hating mosquitoes on her run, or dropped a hint that she needs new track pants, following these subtle hints can lead you to the most memorable gift of her life.
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