Have a yoga enthusiast in the house? Set them up with the <strong>Manduka Eko Lite Yoga Mat</strong> for their next session. Made of natural tree rubber, this natural yoga mat blends innovation and technology for the perfect balance of sustainability and performance. And when their mat is balanced you know their chakras will be too!
<a href="http://www.manduka.com/us/shop/categories/products/mats/eko-lite-mat/" target=_blank">manduka.com</a>)
Rokform Rokbed Fuzion iPhone Case
Think of the <strong>Rokform Rokbed Fuzion iPhone Case</strong> as an athletic cup for your iPhone. You wouldn't subject your family jewels to a direct hit from a ball? Well, your brand new, tricked-out phone deserves the same respect. This 6061 T-6 aircraft grade aluminum and injection molded polycarbonate case protects your precious cargo whether you're in the gym, on the field, or burning rubber on the trail. Compatible with all iPhone carriers.
($79; <a href="http://www.rokform.com/cart/Rokbed-Fuzion-Case.html" target=_blank">rokform.com</a>)
10 Fitness Gifts for 2012
The winter and spring months bring in brutal weather that put a damper on anyone's outdoor training. Before your dad, brother, or training partner gets bummed out, get a hold of the <strong>Under Armour Run Storm ¼</strong> jacket for the holiday gift exchange. UA Storm gear uses a Durable Water Repellent (DWR) finish, which repels water without sacrificing breathability. With a dual-layer fabric that's ultra-warm on frigid nights and a slick, fast-drying exterior for when things get wet and slippery he'll have no excuses for skipping a workout. And thanks to the secure left sleeve pocket with an internal buttonhole for headphones even his music will stay dry while helping him reach that runner's high.
($90; <a href="http://www.underarmour.com/shop/us/en/mens-ua-run-storm-zip-jacket/pid12... target="_blank">underarmour.com</a>)
Reebok CrossFit Nano 2.0
Swapping gifts with a guy who's constantly swapping his workouts? <strong>The Reebok CrossFit Nano 2.0s</strong> are the perfect gift for when it's time he takes on his next post-holiday WOD. Even better than the original, the CrossFit Nano 2.0. is unbelievably lightweight and durable so he'll stay fast on his feet for as long as he can stand. Designed with safety and comfort in mind this updated sneaker is extremely breathable, cut low for added mobility, and features forefoot flex grooves for added flexibility. Choose from a variety of fashion-forward colors and patterns that will look just as cool on the street as they will in the gym.
($110; <a href="http://shop.reebok.com/us/product/men-reebok-crossfit-nano-2.0-shoes/EG239" target=_">shop.reebok.com</a>)
Nike Shield Footwear Collection: Free Run+3
The runner's high, the ability to run anywhere, anytime in rain, shine or slush. The <strong>Nike Shield Footwear Collection</strong>, featuring the <strong>Free Run+3</strong> maintains that same cool Nike style, the same barefoot feel, but now with weatherized protection to keep your feet warm and dry.<p>
Any lucky runner-receiver of a pair of these for the holidays will be - for lack of better words - stoked.
<a href="http://store.nike.com/us/en_us/?l=shop,pdp,ctr-inline/cid-1/pid-682310/p... target="_blank">store.nike.com</a>)
Got an up and coming fitness enthusiast in your close personal life? How about someone starting to <em>explore</em> the idea of working out? The P90X programs themselves work great, but so are their hardware products. Before buying their entire "Insanity Workout Series", give the gift of "getting started" with the <strong>P90X Chin Up Bar</strong>
($75; <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Pro-Grade-Chin-up-Bar-P90X-Asylum/dp/B001ARNRRK/re... target="_blank">amazon.com</a>)
Cannondale CAAD8 5 105 Road Bike
Two wheels are better than one and so are two bikers. If you're looking to turn a pal onto cycling so he can join you on your next mega-mile odyssey look no farther than the <strong>CAAD8 5 105 Road Bike</strong> by Cannondale. With the lightest in-class frame and a more forgiving Heads-Up race geometry this is the ideal choice for a first road bike. Hook someone up with it this holiday and you'll turn them into an easy rider in no time flat. <p>
($1,450; find local dealers at <a href="http://www.cannondale.com" target="_blank">cannondale.com</a>)
Wunder Under Pant
If you've got a special female fitness-fanatic in your life, you can't go wrong with the <strong>Lululemon Wunder Under Pant</strong>. Soft, lightweight and designed for yoga, the gym and to and from so her butt will look great whether it's coming or going!
($82; <a href="http://shop.lululemon.com/products/clothes-accessories/gift-guide-for-he... target="_blank">shop.lululemon.com</a>)
Body By Jake's Get Fit Kit
Looking for a solid, all-around starter kit for a friend or family member? Body By Jake's Get Fit Kit is the perfect package. Why? Because it includes three items any newbie could ever need. A balance air pod for building general stabilization and core strength, three resistance tubes for a variety of different exercises and ab wheel for some serious core workouts.
($60; <a href="http://www.shopbodybyjake.com/index.php/new-from-bbj?clickid=%7bclickid%... target="_blank">shopbodybyjake.com</a>)