FloElite's 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

We know it’s mid-December and chances are you’ve maybe gotten yourself a gift, but you have yet to get gifts for everyone else on your list. Luckily for you, we’ve put together a list of ten of the best fitness-related gifts that you can get on the market right now, and through the power of expedited shipping you can have them in hand and wrapped before the Christmas Day. 

Without further ado, here are our 10 best gifts of 2017.

1.)  We’re obviously a shoe-obsessed bunch over here at Elite, so no shocker here that one of our top picks is the No Bull High Top Dark Floral Gum Trainer — $169.00

2.) This is the gift that says, "You know it and I know it: your form on double unders is great, and it’s actually your current shitty rope that is holding you back."

RPM Session 3.0 - $52.95 

3.)  Going to the gym and listening to music go hand in hand, so a year subscription to Apple Music or Spotify is an obvious last-minute no-brainer home run. -  $99.00

4.) The Rogue 150lb Strongman Sandbag is essentially the equivalent of gifting someone a home gym.  - $90.0

5.) Do you want your friends or significant other to get injured? I didn’t think so. Give the gift of Romwod and take pride in knowing you helped someone else get swole and flexy. - $168.00/year

Unboxing The Whoop Strap

6.) Got a super techie, hard to please fitness nerd in your life? Are you looking to splurge on a sweet gadget for them? If so, the WHOOP Strap 2.0 is perfect and we have a full series of reviews and tutorials that you can watch before you decide if the WHOOP is the right gift. - $500.00

Chase's Victory Grip Review

7.) Real friends don’t let friends rip their hands. The Stealth Victory Grips are a great option for the gymnasty fitnesser on your list this year. These are the best grips I’ve come across in my time doing CrossFit, hands down. - $45.00 

8.) Use this holiday season to change someone’s life for the better. Lululemon’s new slim fit ABC pant is the official pant of FloElite. You can also just pick up a Lululemon gift card and let them pick out whatever they want. - $128.00

9.) If you can’t think of anything else, remember that fitnessers love a good pair of kicks. You can just pick a pair of shoes from our monstrous library of reviewed fitness shoes on YouTube. - $80.00 - $300.00

10.) How about access to stream events like Wodapalooza, WOW Stronger, and Granite Games just to name a few? Or a huge collection of weightlifting, fitness, and strongman documentaries and films? A yearly PRO subscription to FloElite is only $150.00 and gets you access to everything we do!

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19.3 As Done In A Local Gym

If you follow the athletes who compete in the CrossFit Games then you have likely seen them post about the “community.” When you see and hear this word, they are talking about more than their fellow athletes that compete and the spectators in attendance. They are talking about everyone who participates in workouts at his or her local box or gym around the world. 

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Bronislaw Olenkowicz & Sara Sigmundsdottir Win Strength In Depth UK

With all of the excitement that has come with the start of the 2019 CrossFit Open, it may have slipped your mind that there was another Sanctional this past weekend. Well there was, and Strength in Depth U.K. delivered some great fitness action that has led to two more athletes and one more team earning their qualification spots to the 2019 Games. Here’s a summary of the action in London.

The Open Is Here! First WOD: 19.1

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CrossFit Stars Help You Prepare For The Open

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Strength in Depth UK: What You Need to Know

All of the attention in the CrossFit community over the last week or so has been on the upcoming 2019 Open which kicks off on Feb. 21. And for good reason because the Open will play a huge factor in determining who will make the trip to Madison this summer.

Fittest In Cape Town Recap: Davidsdottir, Sweeney Qualify For Games

First it was Dubai followed by Miami and Australia. Then the eyes of the CrossFit community were focused on Cape Town, South Africa. Fittest in Cape Town delivered yet another great event for the 2019 season, and we now have two more names added to the list of CrossFit Games qualified athletes.

Samantha Briggs, James Newbury Win in Australia, Cape Town Next

This series of events that has become known as the “sanctionals” has taken fans around the world as we find out who will compete in the 2019 CrossFit Games. We started in Dubai, then turned our attention to Miami, Florida, and the Australian CrossFit Championships just concluded in Broadbeach, Queensland. Next up would be Cape Town in South Africa but before we look ahead, let’s recap what happened down under.

Patrick Vellner, Tia-Clair Toomey Win WZA & Qualify For CrossFit Games

Wodapalooza 2019 is in the books, and it certainly didn’t disappoint. Outside of the weather being a small issue on Sunday morning, the entire weekend was filled with intensity, energy and good competition for all involved.