ideal The gym experience has always been very simple. Whatever works for you and your lifestyle is fine. Because it allows you to sweat and lift heavy things day in and day out.
For some people, that means building a gym in their home garage (or basement or backyard shed). For others, that means throwing on their favorite apparel and heading to their local gym right there. But whatever your fitness preferences, the 2024 Fitness Awards is packed with the best of your home gym, while also including the best gear to take with you when training away from home. I am.
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The most durable adjustable dumbbells
Hammer Strength Pro 100 Adjustable Dumbbells
This collaboration between Hammer Strength and adjustable dumbbell veterans PowerBlocks can hold up to 100 pounds and is tough enough to survive a drop.
the most natural dumbbells
The Nüobell feels much like a classic dumbbell in your hand and is perfect for bicep curls, tricep skull crushers, and most dumbbell exercises.
best weight bench
prime fitness adjustable bench
With adjustable back pad position from 5 to 85 degrees, decline attachment, and gym-level stability, you get a home bench that rivals your local big bench.
best dumbbell accessories
Micro Gains Fractional Weight Plate
This easy-to-use dumbbell attachment allows you to increase weight in manageable increments. 5 pound jumps are perfect for too many workouts (and exercises).
Onnit’s kettlebell’s unique spin provides the balance you need for a good swing while adding visual flair. Each bell looks like a primate head.
best half rack
Hammer Strength HD Athletic NX Half Rack
A half-rack Cadillac, this commercial-grade rack is built to grow with you, with ultra-sturdy construction and optional add-ons like jammer arms and split squat rollers.
Best Barbell Innovation Award
Barbell collars are a thing of the past with the Allrounder, which incorporates a slide-lock system that automatically keeps the plates in place during movements.
Best Beginner Rower Award
Aviron Strong GO Lower
25% off now
Aviron’s newest rower is easier to use than ever, with an iPad dock (for checking your workouts in the Aviron app or watching Netflix while you train) and a quiet nylon strap. Masu.
best gym earphones
Beats’ Fit Pro fits securely in your ears in all situations, delivering solid, detailed sound all around.
best bodyweight training tools
Revert Equalizer Total Body Strengthener XL
A durable bar that allows you to perform a variety of bodyweight exercises, both basic (handstand rows) and advanced (L-sit pull-ups).
best budget cable machine
Centr 2 Home Gym Functional Trainer
An ultra-slim cable machine that fits in the corner of your home gym, perfect for exercises like pull-ups, cable curls, and cable chest flies.
most unique barbell
Introducing a sleek looking bar made specifically for bicep curls. The camber shape is gentle on the wrist, giving you a wider range of movement when curling.
best specialty barbell
Kabuki Strength Cadillac Bar
The cambered, neutral-grip barbell features three different grip positions to comfortably challenge your chest, triceps, shoulders (and more!).
best specialty bench
Freak Athlete Essential Nordic Hyper
30% off now
A Nordic Bench, Reverse Hyper, and Back Extension all rolled into one, this machine gives you multiple options to work your hamstrings and glutes.
Best Connected Rower
hydro wave rower
Now 16% off
Ultra-compact and vertically retractable, the Wave provides a smooth rowing experience whether you’re doing explosive sprints or doing light Zone 2 workouts.
best massage gun
Therabody Theragun Pro Plus
This state-of-the-art massage gun offers percussion therapy as well as optional hot and cold settings and LED light therapy for blissful post-workout recovery.
The most advanced recovery tool
You’ve probably seen contrast therapy (alternating heat and cold therapy) before, but never in such a small, shoulder-friendly package.
best recovery shoes
Kane Revive, College Edition
Thanks to partnerships with a number of major universities, including Florida State University, University of Southern California, and Clemson University, Kane’s recovery shoes will get even more style in 2024.
Best cold weather running jacket
Gore R5 Gore-Tex Infinium Insulated Jacket
Gore’s new R5 Jacket eliminates the need for a midlayer while remaining lightweight at 8.8 ounces and is made with a new windproof, water-repellent fabric.
Fabletics Dependable Jogger
Soft, warm joggers are perfect for light runs, weight room sessions, or easy evening walks.
best training tank
This breathable performance training tank has wide armholes (essential for snatches and overhead presses) and a relaxed fit that works whether you’re running or lifting.
vest short sleeve training shirt
lululemon metal vent tech short sleeve shirt
Some things remain the same. Lululemon’s time-honored training t-shirts keep you fit like a dream while also offering premium sweat-wicking technology.
vest gym shorts
10,000 interval short
These ultra-comfortable training shorts are made from quick-drying material and have a waistband that’s not constricting or constricting.
best all round trainer
under armor project rock 6
This versatile trainer features a unique blend of stability and comfort, making it ideal for most general strength training.
best group fitness shoes
The fifth edition of Nike’s jack-of-all-trades trainer provides the flexibility you need for box jumps and skater hops, and enough stability for basic lifts.
best lifting shoes
With a heel-to-toe height of 21 millimeters, this lifter has plenty of heel support and (the best part!) a large toe box so your feet won’t feel cramped.
best trail shoes
An ultra-reliable trail shoe that provides responsive cushioning no matter what your feet throw at you.
best minimalist training shoes
Vivobarefoot exercise intensity
This barefoot trainer blends Vivo’s signature feel with a little more substance than most minimalist shoes, making it perfect for the gym.
best all round hoop shoes
Nike GT Cut 2
15% off now
Made for slashers and defenders, these low-cut basketball shoes let you change direction, jump, start and stop in an instant.
Roka’s latest effort marries sophisticated aesthetics with head-friendly technology, highlighted by the Geko grip to ensure it stays firmly on your face no matter what.
best gravel e-bikes
Cervelo Rubida GRX RX 610
The Dutch brand that made the Tour de France-winning road bike for Team Jumbo-Visma is launching an electric bike with a carbon fiber racing frame and 432wH battery to go longer and faster.
best swimming accessories
Two small sensors are attached to your palm and provide detailed information about everything from your stroke path to your hand speed. A swimming geek’s dream.
Ebenezer Samuel, CSCS, is the Fitness Director. men’s health We have certified trainers with over 10 years of training experience. He has logged training hours with his NFL athletes and track and field athletes, and his current training regimen includes weight training, HIIT conditioning, and yoga. Prior to joining Men’s Health in 2017, he served as a sports columnist and technology columnist for the New York Daily News.