The fitness industry is continuing to experience growth year on year with now over 9.7 million people in the U.K. being a gym member, roughly equating to one in seven. Whether you’re a fitness fanatic or trying to shed a few pounds before your summer holiday, we’ve created a list of must have gadgets and accessories for helping you achieve your goals.
1. PSW Eco Per Yoga Mat
More and more people are trying out yoga, whether that be attending a class at their local gym or following a DVD tutorial at home. Very limited equipment is needed for yoga, however one essential is a yoga mat. The PSW yoga mat is not only non-slip to allow you to easily maneuver into positions, but is also eco friendly so there are no harmful chemicals or odours released and is 100% biodegradable.
2. Beast Gear Speed Skipping Rope
With cardio being an essential part of helping to lose weight, it is important to mix up the exercises so your body does not acclimatise to just one routine and can complete activities in short bursts or for longer periods. The Beast Gear speed skipping rope is great because it is lightweight and doesn’t bend or tangle when folded, making it easier to skip quicker and for longer periods of time. The adjustable length means it can be used by people of any heights, so is useful if you are training with a partner.
3. Promixx Advanced Protein Shaker
Alongside exercise, diet is a major component of reaching your fitness goals. Supplements are now a massive part of the fitness industry and can help with recovery after a session or performance during a session. A large amount of supplements are mixed with water and the Promixx advanced protein shaker makes it easy to drink on the go. With it being battery powered, you can simply drop the powder in with water and the powerful vortex effortlessly creates a smooth blend - so no more lumps or mess!
4. Mava Sports Workout Gloves
Any weight training, whether heavy or light, can have an affect on your hands and wrists. To prevent damage to the skin or wrist muscles it is recommended that gym gloves are used. Mava Sports workout gloves not only protect the skin rubbing against the rough material of the weights but have a wrist strap which helps prevent the wrist from bending back and causing possible injury.
5. PSW ECO NPER® Non-Slip Chopping Board Mats
With people leading such busy lives it becomes increasingly difficult for them to eat healthily. Batch cooking is becoming more popular as people set aside some free time to cook meals for the next few days, and with it comes large amounts of food preparation. The eco per non-slip chopping board mat helps reduce food prep time and increases accuracy by keeping the chopping board in place, meaning chopping is more consistent and safe.