Let's face it. For many of us, the lockdown has taken its toll on our bodies with days on end cooped up indoors. Come 2021 I'm determined to get in shape and lose those Covid-19 pounds.
Amazon is awesome when it comes to affordable fitness products and I've found loads that are less than $35. This means you can break a sweat over getting in shape instead of over your evaporating bank balance!
From non-slip yoga mats to colorful balance balls, there are products to suit everyone's fitness goals. I'm getting orders in now so that I can ring in the New Year with a new workout program. So, what are you waiting for?
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A Top-Rated Fitness Planner To Get Yourself Started
This is what I'll be starting with to get my fitness routine on track. This
allows you to track your exercise and nutrition in one visual snapshot. If you feel disheartened during your training, you can look back through your journal and see just how far you've come. A real morale-booster!
The Lightest Backpack
for hikes or jogs, it's so light and comfy to wear. When you're not using it, it folds up small so you can easily store it in your purse or luggage. While it's light, the material is super strong, and you can carry up to 15lbs. Pockets include a main compartment and an external mesh water bottle holder.
This Best-Selling Health-Inspired Cookbook
I don't know about you, but lockdown sent my diet into a spiral with daytime snacking and lazy dinner solutions. But I'm determined to change all that and this
best-selling keto cookbook
looks like it could be a winner! There are 125 fantastic recipes that are low-carb in compliance with the keto diet. The dishes are also easy to prepare, taking 30 minutes, and only use one cooking pot, so you don't have to slave over the kitchen sink afterward.
To Keep Your Hands Toasty Outdoors
Do you ever get cold hands during the winter months when you're out jogging or walking? Then this
, which doubles up as a charging bank, is a must-buy! The super-useful gadget heats up in seconds and there are three heat settings. It can work for up to eight hours and choose your color from electric blue to baby pink.
These Top-Rated Dumbells In The Jazziest Colors
These dumbells have been a lifesaver during the lockdown and I've managed to keep my arms toned with daily blasts lifting these things. You can order weights to suit your strength and build from there. They come in different jazzy colors so you can't miss them and conveniently put off your exercise. They are also easy to stack and take up minimal space.
The Handiest Slimline Fannypack For Less Than $10
I used to hate running with my phone in my hand but this bargain accessory came to the rescue.
This fanny pack
has a transparent front pocket to store your phone with an earphone hole so you can thread your cable through. There is a main compartment for cash, cards, and your house key, and the watertight zipper safeguards from sweat.
Snazzy Socks To Boost Your Circulation
I'm the worse when it comes to circulation and when I fly I tend to swell up. If you suffer from the same problem then these
super popular compression socks
are a great remedy. They are very comfortable and wash well. They help get the blood pumping and can help with the relief of various veins. These are great for trail running or marathons with bright shades to get you noticed on the track.
Have A Ball With This Purchase
If you haven't got
a balance ball
in your life yet, then add this to your cart. These are great to use at home, even as an alternative to an office chair and I was surprised how much it helped transform my posture. Improve your core strength with some simple exercises and don't worry about putting all your weight on this thing, the heavy-duty PVC means it's one of the strongest on the market.
Feel Like A Kid Again With This Bouncer
Bounce your way fit with this
You'll feel like a kid again breaking a sweat on this thing. It conveniently folds twice so you can store it under the bed or like me, you can pack in on a road trip. A ten-minute bounce equals one-hour jogging, so this means you pack in a little movement whenever convenient. The kids will love this too!
Feeling Hot? This Yoga Towel Has You Sorted
I used to use a regular bathroom towel at Bikram yoga until a friend recommended
and it's a game-changer! I no longer accidentally slide into the splits or feel my downward dog running loose, as the towel's soft suede microfiber fabric soaks up sweat. What's more, you can use it as an alternative to a yoga man as it has a padded feel.
Get Some Extra Support With This Sports Bra
For some reason during the lockdown, my chest grew two sizes and I found myself having to invest in a load of new sports bras. Nightmare! But this
is super supportive and comfortable. I've worn it for running and hot yoga and the built-in ventilation panel helps reduce things on the sweating scale.
Sit Up Straight With This Posture-Changing Purchase
It's something a lot of us neglect, but working on our posture is super important. Keep your back muscles in shape with this
simple posture correction device
, which is scientifically designed to help restore the natural curve of your neck and reverse damage caused by hours in front of the office desk. Just ten minutes a day will do wonders.
These Cute Yogi Workout Tanks
Channel your inner-yogi with these
super cute tank tops
. There are three tanks in the bundle in blue, purple, and black. The cotton-mix fabric is soft and I love the racer-back. Just popping one of these on in the morning might inspire you to get to that yoga class later in the day. Om to that!
Nip In Your Waist With This Fitness Corset
Have you ever used a photo editing app to nip in your waist? Well stop that and try this
body-shaping corset instead.
The vest helps you to produce three times more sweat while you workout so you can burn more calories. It also helps to remove toxins from the waistline and enhance back support. Reviewers have praised it for being comfortable and some have posted before and after photos with impressive results.
These Tummy Taming Running Pants Of Dreams
Every caught your tummy spilling over the top of your leggings? Well, these
tummy-control high waist yoga pants
will make you feel a lot more slimline. I love the flattering fit and they come in all the colors of the rainbow. There is a really useful pocket on the thigh for your phone and another internal compartment on the waistband for your house or gym locker key.
Skip Your Way Slim For $20
Thought jump ropes were just for the school playground? Well, think again. Just a quick blast with these
specially-designed fitness ropes
each day will burn major calories and improve your heart's health. You can opt for a weighted or non-weighted set or both if you fancy building your strength. Reviewers love the high quality of this product.
Boost Your Booty With These Resistance Bands
Want to be more bootilicious? Then pop some of
these resistance bands
in your Amazon cart. They've really helped tone my legs and butt, with just some simple stretches each morning before work. Each color of the five resistance bands stands for a different resistance level, so you can build your strength as you go. I love to take them with me on the go, as they're easy to throw in your tote bag or backpack.
This Sweat-Resistant Running Vest Solves Your Storage Woes
I once cracked my phone screen while jogging as it slipped out of my pocket. To avoid a mishap like mine, add this
to your wishlist. It is comfortable to pop on with padded shoulder straps. The main compartment, which is located on your back is sweat-resistant and there is a space for your smartphone and a separate slot for money and keys.
Get That Six-Pack With This Best-Selling Ab Roller
Are you craving a six-pack (I'm talking about abs, not beer!)? Then give this
best-selling ab roller
a crack. I was apprehensive at first but this simple piece of equipment helps sculpt your tummy. Order now and get three bonus items which include two nutrition e-book ad a handy knee pad.
Test Your Core Strength With These Gliders
The first time I tried
in a gym class I was amazed at how much they put my core to work. If you're looking to try some out, I love these as one side is smooth so you can use them on the carpet and the other side is textured so you can give them a whirl on hard floors. They are portable so you can throw them in your back and use them anywhere. A simple and cheap way of improving core strength and toning your tummy.
A Post Workout Stretch From Your Desk
If you're like me, stretching after working out doesn't come top of the list and I'm eager to get back to my desk. But this
has been great for getting me to stretch my legs after a run as I can conveniently pop it under the table. It helps massage my weary feet and relieve pain. Other reviewers say the same.
Mix Up Your Yoga Routine With These Dice
Go off-piste and mix up your regular yoga routine with
There are seven cubes with different poses on each side which means you can string together thousands of possible pose combinations. If you're a teacher you can use them as a theme for your next class. I've loved using these to spice up my standard series of poses.
This Best-Selling Smart Watch For Less Than $30
If you want to be smart about tracking your fitness,
add this bargain-buy
to your Amazon cart. This digital wrist device monitors your heart rate and sleep, so you can keep your finger on the pulse. It can also track your jogging or cycling route thanks to an in-built GPS. I love the click design and you can pick from a range of colors, from ruby red to emerald.
Float On Air With These Sneakers
Look the part in the gym and in your Instagram feed in
these super stylish running sneakers.
They have a brilliant air cushion design which really helps to relieve pressure on your joints. I love the breathable fabric and lightweight material. These will certainly add a spring to your step.
Channel Your inner-Rocky With This Punchball
Let off a bit of steam with
. The soft boxing ball is connected to a headband and it helps test your reflexes as you start giving it all you've got. There are two balls, with one designed for novices and the other for pros. So get your fighting game on!
A High-Tech Beanie That Plays Music
This high-tech beanie
is certainly something to sing praise about. It is an ingenious accessory and I wear It on all my winter runs. The soft cover-up has Bluetooth headphones built into it with up to 20 hours of battery life. The headphones can be removed so you can stick the beanie in the wash. This is great value for money with a hat and headphones in one for less than $30.
This Smart Scale Is Just $15
I never used to weigh myself but now I realize it's important for setting goals and tracking progress.
This weighing scale
is really popular on Amazon and I love the way you can sync it to your phone via Bluetooth so you have all of your readings stored in an app. It can calculate 14 different metrics from BMI to bone mass.
Don't Neglect Your Facial Muscles!
Ever fancied a chiseled jaw and more defined jawbones? Then bag yourself on of these
and chomp your face slim. The compact device helps you to tighten your jaw, neck, and face muscles. It promises to take years off you. I will report back!
Keep Your Cool With This Refreshing Towel
If you're prone to sweating like a pig while pumping iron, one of these
is exactly what you need. Just soak it underwater for 10 seconds before popping it around your neck or over your head for instant relief from the heat. It also features SPF 50 protection to block damaging UVA and UVB rays and the Skin Cancer Foundation even gives it a thumbs up.
Tone Up With This Mini Stepper
Don't sacrifice space with this compact
. I really love this design, with no clunky machinery required. The stepper comes with removable training bands so you can give your arms a workout while you tone your legs. Meanwhile, an LCD monitor measures the total number of steps, your time, and the number of calories burned. A step in the right direction!
Build A Gym Floor At Home
Protect your floor from heavy workout equipment and create a cushioned space to workout in with these exercise floor mats. They're lightweight yet thick enough to provide maximum comfort, and the easy-to-assemble design means you can create a home gym area in minutes.
Step Up Your Game With This Training Ladder
If you're looking to step up your agility and stamina, this training ladder is right up your alley. It's 20 feet long and features 12 durable plastic rungs so you can work on your footwork. It also comes with a lightweight carrying case for on-the-go training.
These Best-Selling Gym Shorts Wash Like A Dream
I can't tell you how many compliments I've had while working out in these
best-selling gym shorts
. They are super cute and I love the cellphone pocket. The lightweight material absorbs sweat and dries really quickly. They also wash like a dream. I have three pairs and love them.
Workout Socks You Can Match Up After Laundry
I used to lose my mind looking in the laundry basket and seeing a wash of odd socks. But this is no more thanks to these
easy-to-pair Saucony workout socks
. You can choose from eight or 16 pairs and each pair is in a different bright color so you can spot them a mile off. They are super comfortable too with a breathable fabric.
The Softest Track Jacket You Can't Keep Your Hands Off
In cooler weather,
this stylish jacket
will keep you warm and looking chic, from the running track to the Rocky Mountains. The quick-drying fabric is ultra-soft. Honestly, sometimes I've caught myself stroking my arm while wearing this cover-up! Choose from a rainbow of shades, from 'equator blue' to 'lime fizz'.
Keep Your Face Cool With This Hands-Free Fan
This might look like an odd gadget but honestly, it's a life-saver, especially in warmer weather and if you have to work out while wearing a mask. It simply hangs around your neck and two mini fans help keep your face cool. I've even used it while flying, to keep the air circulating on the plane. There are three-speed settings. Just don't get your hair tangled!
Workout Like A Street Fighter With This How-To
If you've been trying to get a more sculpted physique then download the kindle edition of this
street workout guide
. The book, by two bodyweight pros, features a comprehensive collection of calisthenics concepts, exercises, and programs. Reviewers say they love the author's' energy 'pulsates from each page'.