Whether you’re a part-time dumbbell curler or you’re pumping iron on the reg, the fast-growing fitness industry is not short of baller equipment to kit out your home gym set-up. And while we tend to only cover flexing in the Fendi-all-over sense on the pages of Highsnobiety, today we’re bringing you some items with a different flex appeal.
Covering all bases with the coolest equipment, recovery products, and dietary supplements, we’ve rounded up the best of the health & fitness landscape for products that impress both on their spec and their appearance. Together, they form the building blocks of a covers-all-bases workout routine from home.
From kettlebells molded in the image of Marvel superheroes to the latest in recovery technology and some neatly-packaged supplementary pills and powders, the below guide has everything you need to swerve your budget gym membership and shape up in style from home.
Rusty dumbbells and a beat-to-death boxing bag in the garage are things of fitness past. Below, you’ll find everything you need for a comprehensive workout around the house, with equipment that serves a functional purpose while also looking dope AF.
In our selection, you’ll see aesthetically upgraded versions of fitness essentials, such as a leather, wood, and steel skipping rope from Berluti and Hack Design, and some insane weighted equipment from Onnit in collaboration with Star Wars and Marvel’s Iron Man.
Meanwhile, core strength-enhancing battle ropes are all the rage in top gyms right now, and the backyard-friendly set from a Californian brand we’re a little obsessed with right now, KILLSPENCER, is your best buy-in to this piece of kit.
Browse the full selection here.
Innovations in muscle recovery went from static stretching to foam rolling some time ago, but the next-gen in post-workout routines lies in tech. Hyperice’s drill-like Hypervolt vibration massage device is like having a sports masseuse in the palm of your hands, with four interchangeable heads and three speed settings for the ultimate post-workout rubdown. The brand has a wide selection of post-workout devices, and it’s worth also checking out its high-intensity vibrating roller and back massage device which uses both vibration and heat technologies to soothe sore backs.
Meanwhile, grooming’s place in your post-seat regime has upped the ante with balms geared towards muscle recovery. Jack Black’s Dragon Ice relief and recovery balm is the perfect middle ground between a moisturizing lotion and deep heat. As for an everyday product, Le Labo’s paraben-free citrus shower gel is the perfect formula to bring your body back to life after an intense session, with packaging that’ll also look fresh on your bathroom counter.