Top 10 Big Bank Fitness GiftsBy admin | May 28th, 2011 | Category: 2008, December 2008 - Holiday Gift Guide, Health/Fitness | No Comments »
1) Body Bugg
Have you ever wondered how many calories you’re burning throughout the day; how many calories you need to burn a day to hit goal? Hate keeping a food log in order to count your calories? Well, log no more, thanks to the Body Bugg, which does all the work for you. I just love how much time this saves by taking all the guessing out of the equation. Make sure to take a look at the details: http://www.bodybugg.com/ $349.90
2) Bowflex Home Gym
The Bowflex home gym is the ultimate boy toy for getting in shape as it dominates with over 95 strength-building exercises and a calorie-burning cardio rowing feature that gives you a complete full body workout. This is a lot of power in a small package but with a hefty price, so make sure he has been a good boy this year. $2,999.00 www.bowflex.com
3) iPod Touch / iPhone
There is no better gift than the gift of motivation and we all know how the right song can make all the difference in the world. The great thing about the iPhone is all the new possible fitness applications that can track your calories, steps, progress, and so much more. www.apple.com
4) Massage Package
Most men typically pass pampering in the form of a soothing light Swedish massage; but mention deep tissue, and he will be sure to jump for joy. Deep tissue massage is extremely beneficial for you heavy workout enthusiasts in order to get the beaten body back in fighting shape faster. Make sure to look into it athttp://www.burkewilliamsspa.com/ or your favorite spa. Price will range from about $100-$150 a session.
5) Boot Camp Gift Certificates
There is nothing like an over aggressive trainer screaming at you to push harder at 5 a.m. when all you want to do is go back to bed. Boot Camp is actually a great idea for a gift because it’s one of those gifts you want but you just won’t get yourself. By giving this to a friend you now obligate that friend.
6) AMPHIBX Armbands and SURGE Headphones
Take music under water along for your morning laps with AMPHIBX Armbands and SURGE Headphones. Get away from it all through music in the water. $130 atwww.h20audio.com.
Form meets function with Garmin’s next-generation, sleek and stylish personal trainer, the Forerunner 205. Designed for athletes of all levels, this running partner and personal trainer has one goal in mind-a better you. It continuously monitors your speed, distance, pace, and calories burned so you can train smarter, more effectively. $142.95 – $267.84
8) Bow-Flex Select Tech Weights
Tired of all those weights taking up room in the house or not having the right weight when you need it? The solution is Bowflex® SelectTech® dumbbells. With just the turn of a dial, you can automatically change your resistance from 10 lbs all the way up to 90 lbs. These wonder weights replace 34 Dumbbells at $699 for a set. www.bowflexselecttech.com
9) Hummer Mountain Bike
A bike is a fun and inviting way to get your heart pumping with the bonus of taking a trip in the outdoors for a scenic workout. Top pick for mountain bikes goes to www.hummerbikes.com at $2,299.00 for performance, sturdiness, and portability.
10) Oakley Thumps
Why not combine looking fashionable, blocking the sun, and great music all in one? There is nothing better than good music in a portable package while you get your sweat on. These make a great gift and are most definitely noteworthy. Stop by www.oakley.com and see what styles catch your eye. $100-$250
Reviewed by Anthony Heredia