Gift Guide: Festive Presents for Every Active Person

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year… again! Yes, Christmas 2021 is just around the corner and the sleigh bells are ringing in the distance. If you’re hoping to spread festive cheer this year, finding the perfect gifts for the people in your life is a good place to start. So, what do you get an active person who loves working out? Check out some of these presents that are sure to get their heart racing for all the right reasons.


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OPTP LO ROX Aligned Life Body Sphere

Know someone who loves a core workout? Gifting them the OPTP LO ROX Aligned Life Body Sphere could be the way to go. The versatile (not to mention attractive!) ball is crafted from professional grade materials. It’s ideal for balance or core workouts but can also be used to massage and activate muscle groups. Help that special person upgrade their home gym with this must-have fitness accessory.

Bala Resistance Bands

While we’re on the topic of strength training, the colourful Bala Resistance Bands could make the perfect stocking filler. This pack of five bands will help your friend or loved one up their resistance training game whenever and wherever they please. Made from natural latex, the bold and cool bands are premium quality and sure to stand the test of time.

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Theragun Prime

Recovery is a massive part of any workout. The Theragun Prime helps gym bunnies relieve any strain or stress they may have put on their muscles. Paired with a handy app, the device offers a deep muscle treatment at the touch of a button. If you're looking to give someone the gift of TLC, this massager could be the way to go. With QuietForce technology and a five-speed range, there’s so much to love about this slick device.

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Nike Gym Ultimate Fitness Gloves

If intense training is the name of the game, you should take a look at the Nike Gym Ultimate Fitness Gloves. Offering both protection and grip, these are designed for the active person who is ready to take their strength workout to a whole new level. The style gloves include padded palms and pull loops meaning that they are super comfortable.

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Bala — The Power Ring

Weight and strength training is an essential part of any workout. Gifting someone special the Power Ring 10b from Bala is a simple way to help them boost their regime. Or go for the set, featuring three concrete weights of varying sizes (10lb, 8lb, and 5lb) and colours, the attractive set can be used during core, agility, endurance, and balance workouts.


On Running Cloud Trainers

Here’s one for the runner in your life! Featuring CloudTec® sole tech and high grip, On Running Cloud trainers are as attractive as they are functional. The fashion-forward trainers tick all of the boxes with breathable fabric, flexible movement, and extreme shock absorption. Available in five different tones, there’s oh-so-much to love about these.

Spiritual Gangster Comes Around Classic Hoodie

Does that special someone love the vintage look? Give them something to slip on post-gym so they can feel comfortable and look awesome. The Spiritual Gangster Comes Around Classic Hoodie is the answer. Including a drawcord hood, ribbed cuffs and a kangaroo pocket, this slouchy and cosy hoodie makes a great present for anyone.

PE Nation Man Down Jacket

Looking for something extra special? Kick things up a gear with this one. Effortlessly combining style and function in one neat package, the PE Nation Man Down Jacket makes a beautiful gift. Featuring a fully-lined interior, elasticated cuffs, meshed panel sleeves, and a drawcord hem, the jacket is super comfortable for people on-the-go. Both light and warm, this jacket is well-suited to runners and gym-goers alike.

Monrow Supersoft Vintage Sweats

When you’re buying gifts for an active lady, don’t neglect their down time. The Monrow Supersoft Vintage Sweats are extremely cosy for wearing casually around the house or even out to brunch. With a plush pink style and cool star prints down the side, these are the sweats that dreams are made of. The pants include banded ankles and a drawstring waist which means that they are the perfect fit every single time. Bonus.


Castore Technical Gilet

Castore's Technical Gilet is a prime gift for the active man in your life. Made from a technical fabric, the gilet is both weather-resistant, wind-proof and light. Whether he’s jogging around the city or simply running some errands, this one is sure to fit the bill. The sleeveless piece works well layered up with other sportswear for a trendy look.

Veja Condor 2 Trainers

If that special someone is set to run their next marathon soon, make sure that they have the gear they need. The Veja Condor 2 trainers are the first post-petroleum running shoes to hit the market. Made from 58% natural-based and recycled materials, the shoes are as good for the planet as they are for people’s soles. It doesn’t end there. They also feature L-Foam cushioning for all the support and comfort any runner could need.

Rhone Commuter 1/4 Zip

Whether he’s off on a hike or commuting to and from work, the Rhone Commuter 1/4 Zip is an essential piece of sportswear. The knit fabric is both breathable and attractive, meaning that he can wear this sweater out and about anywhere. Add in the interior chin guard and zip-up neck and this one is a real recipe for success. Why not treat him to it this year?


What are you waiting for? Now is the right time to start making your Christmas list and checking it twice. Here at The Sports Edit, we’ve got a whole host of wonderful gifts for people who love staying healthy. Why not start browsing our collections today?