A Quick and Painless Workout Gear Guide for Spring
Get back in the game in style
Maybe your “stay fit” mantra from New Year’s quickly morphed into “stay cozy.”
But now it’s the first week of spring.
Get outside, and get fit.
Of assistance: our guide to essential spring workout gear.
Included: 13 items that’ll help you transition from indoors to out, from high-tech running shorts (that literally nobody knows about yet) and sporty wireless earphones to lightweight gym duffels and the comfiest workout shoes you’ll ever own.
Oh, and a handsome new fitness tracker.
Because getting back in shape starts … now.
We start with new running shorts from Rhone, makers of affordable, decidedly masculine activewear that always offers nice details and built-in tech to fight sweat bacteria and offending workout odors.
Best part? Their stuff looks just as sharp outside the gym.
Brand new, Rhone’s color block Escape shorts offer four-way stretch. The 8.5″ inseam is made from, as they say, a “single leg color block representing the natural balance of opposing forces.” Plus, a zippered rear pocket and a power mesh media pocket for your phone.
For motivational purposes, the shorts feature a Fight Club quote stitched into the hem: “Don’t die without a few scars.”
The shorts were just released — in fact, we’re debuting them here and now.
Rhone also recently dropped a line of comfy French terry joggers and hoodies, some lightweight tank tops and even a surprisingly badass polo for upping your golf game … which is sort of like working out.
Pair them with all the following:
DURING YOUR WORKOUT
01. Outdoor Voices Rec Jacket
Unpredictable climates? Have this lightweight waffle-poly at the ready.
02. JLab Epic Bluetooth Earbuds
A week’s worth of (wireless) workouts on one charge.
03. The Harrier from Tracksmith
Short- and long-sleeve merino tops, for no-stink, all-weather runs.
04. On Cloudcruisers
Running kicks with cushy memory foam.
05. Fitbit Blaze
An all-around fitness tracker with on-screen workouts.
06. Million Mile Light
A battery-free running light powered by you.
AFTER YOUR WORKOUT
07. S’well Charcoal Granite
Forget plastic. These one-of-a-kind “Elements” bottles keep drinks cold for 24 hours.
08. Solo Velocity Duffel
A backpack/duffel hybrid that keeps your gym shoes separate.
09. Adidas Avenue A
Everchanging athletic gear via subscription, like a Birchbox for runners.
You earned it: 3D-printed “trophies” of your running routes and hikes.
11. Way of the Will
Post-gym, spray on these all-natural essential oils for hydration, energy and moisturizing.
12. Allbirds Wool Runners
Merino comfiness wicks away sweat, like walking on clouds.
Main image from Tracksmith