Dads love gear. And for the dad interested in fitness, workout gear is essential. So when traveling for work or pleasure, they need to have the right tools to maintain a healthy routine on the go. So if this sounds like a dad in your life, try stocking up on one of the items below for the perfect Father’s Day gift.
Designed for men, women and even children, LEKFIT workouts offer a variety of classes to fit your lifestyle and what you need that day. The digital library includes calming, reflective, and recovery-focused workouts, 5- and 10-minute workouts you can do anytime, and even a special, limited-equipment travel workout. To help your dad stay healthy on the go, sign up for a LEKFIT Digital subscription, $34.99/month or $349.99/year, and add the LEKFIT Band Set ($45) that LEKFIT Resistance Cuff, Resistance Tube and Mini Loop Band includes for a great workout anywhere in the world.
Abel Made Caden Windbreaker
A windbreaker has to be one of the most versatile pieces of exercise equipment because it can keep you warm on cooler days and dry on rainy days. Of course, that means dad has no excuse for skipping his workouts while travelling. And why not buy one from a brand that’s responsibly, ethically and domestically made? Able Made’s Caden Windbreaker ($350) does just that. It’s cut from certified organic cotton rib and recycled, water-resistant nylon, making it soft, lightweight, yet durable.
Coaltree Trailhead Shorts
Do you have an outdoor dad in your life? These breathable, four-way stretch shorts are made for your dad’s hikes, climbs, bike trails, and lounging. They pack into the front right pocket for portability, or as a small pillow for added versatility. Other reasons why he will wear them on his next adventure? They’re waterproof, stain-resistant, tear-resistant and anti-microbial so they never smell. Available from $58.99.
Floating Rheos sunglasses
Sunglasses are key for any dad finding the best gym outside. And for the dad who is particularly fond of water sports, floating sunglasses are the bee’s knees. But that’s exactly what Rheos does. Their swimwear sunglasses are designed for high-performance sports, fishing and boating with polarized lenses, 100% UV protection, and anti-scratch, anti-fog and anti-glare lenses. Still, they look great to wear every day. Starting at $65.
Technics EAH-AZ60 true wireless earbuds
Good headphones are essential when traveling, mainly to motivate you to exercise on the go. The Technics EAH-AZ60 True Wireless Earbuds ($229.99) make it easy for dad to enjoy an immersive audio experience, whether it’s a virtual trainer or a playlist to propel him through a sweaty session. In addition, they are equipped with eight individual microphones to keep in touch with family and friends without sacrificing connection quality.
Sea to Summit Big River Packsack
If your dad’s idea of outdoor recreation involves days on the water, the Sea to Summit Big River Dry Bag is the perfect storage bag for keeping his gear safe and dry. They are built tough for kayaking, canoeing, rafting or motorcycling. A white inner laminate provides increased visibility, and Hypalon lash loops make it easy to attach other items. From $25.
Travel Massage Balls
If you have a father who is interested in fitness, you probably know that rest is an important part of staying healthy. So getting something for dad that focuses on self myofascia release will ensure he feels rejuvenated even under the stress of travel. This is where the Kieba Massage Lacrosse Balls come into play. They are so compact and yet pack a big punch. Simply leaning on it will eliminate muscle knots and tension and all dad needs is his bodyweight. For $12.99.
Porter water bottle
Staying hydrated is important when exercising, especially when travelling. The Porter glass water bottle does just that and is sleek and simple. It’s reusable, holds 20 oz, has a grippy silicone sleeve, and is leak-proof. Bonus: It can be personalized with dad’s initials or a sweet message. From $40.