1. Gadgets for the gym: Run Personal VisioWeb
Run Personal VisioWeb
This internet-enabled treadmill has a 19-inch touchscreen from whence you can surf the web, watch TV, control the radio, connect your MP3 player or work through one of the numerous training routines. With a top speed of 18kph and a maximum incline of 15%, this treadmill is not just extensively equipped, but is also rather pretty to look at (for a treadmill).
2. Gadget for the gym: JayBird Bluetooth Sportsband 2
JayBird Bluetooth Sportsband 2
You tap the ears of these Bluetooth headphones to adjust volume, change track etc. The output volume is a little on the low side, but these headphones are as snug as they come and perfect to provide a little bit of music on your morning jog.
3. Gym equipment: Reebok Premium Fitness Gloves
Reebok Premium Fitness Gloves
Leather training gloves with soft suede inner palm for comfortable, slip-free grip on weights. The have an adjustable velcro wrist-strap and are available in black, white, blue or pink.
Link: John Lewis
4. Gym equipment: Original Penguin Bag
Original Penguin Bag
This lightweight, retrostyled canvas barrel bag is roomy enough to fit all your gym kit and colourful enough to standout in the changing room.
5. Gym equipment: Adidas Medicine Ball
Adidas Medicine Ball
Just a few decades ago, medicine balls were made of sand-filled bladders. These days, they’re constructed of rubber, with easy-grip dual handles. Well, this one is, at any rate.Medicine balls are great for dynamic weights exercises and circuit training and when used correctly, they can do wonders for both strength and cardiovascular training.
Link: John Lewis
6. Gym equipment: Gill Quick Dry Towel
Gill Quick Dry Towel
This lightweight microfibre towel absorbs six times its own weight in water and dries in an instant. It also has an anti-bacterial finish and comes in a handy little bag.
7. Gadgets for the gym: Lonsdale Speedball
Raise and lower the platform to punch at any angle on this swivel-mounted system. A heavy duty hand-locking mechanism helps to eliminate vibration during your frenzied assault.