Whether or not we’re adopting that “new year, new me” mentality at the top of every calendar year, it’s always a good time to set health and fitness goals.
Though you may not necessarily need a tangible product to help achieve some benchmarks (ha!), it may make your exercise time more enjoyable. And you know, you can probably find the product on Amazon.
Whether you’re in the market for a new treadmill or rowing machine, or are wanting a new smart scale or workout set to kickstart your fitness journey in the best way possible, they’re the online store to know.
Enter the 37 best Amazon fitness finds we combed through. There’s something on this list for everyone, whether you’re a beginner to running, a seasoned yogi or trying to save on workout gear with early October Prime fitness deals. (Related: 35 best Amazon workout clothes under $35).
Ahead, we rounded up something for every budget, too, from affordable elliptical machines to exercise bikes to take your goals in stride. And don’t forget, if you’re a Prime Member, some of your orders may be eligible for two-day shipping!
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Before you shop our top picks, check out our guide to some Amazon best-sellers and the overall Amazon Exercise & Fitness Store to add some more retailer favorites to your cart.
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Best Amazon Running Essentials
BALEAF Women’s Fleece Running Jacket
Unless it’s summer, you probably don’t want to leave the house without a running jacket. This one has fleece lining to keep you warm. There are thumb holes for hand protection, too, as well as several pockets for your cash and house keys. Available in a variety of colors.
Brooks Men’s Ghost 14 Neutral Running Shoe
The Ghost 14 has Brooks’ DNA LOFT cushioning, which cradles feet and creates easier transitions. A blown rubber outside gives just the right amount of tread to grip roads, while 3D Print Technology provides a flexible fit. Light but sturdy, this breathable running sneaker is a wonderful workout companion that thousands of Amazon customers love. It’s also available in more than a dozen colors.
Don’t forget to check out the Brooks Women’s Ghost 14.
ASICS Women’s Gel-Contend 7 Running Shoes
This sporty women’s running shoe is a solid and affordable choice. Its gel technology provides shock absorption, while an Ortholite sockliner absorbs moisture. Small groves around the outside provide stretch, while the back padding gives cushion to bony ankles and Achilles tendons. Available in more 12 dazzling colors.
THE GYM PEOPLE High Waist Yoga Pants
Don’t let their name fool you, because these yoga pants can definitely be used for morning jogs. Several happy customers on Amazon report liking them for running, and we think they’re sensational for Pilates, strength training and casual walks, too.
Available in a multitude of colors, the stretchy workout pants also have pockets — we love pockets, right? — are moisture-wicking and also have tummy control. And since they’re affordable, you may as well grab several pair. You know, for the sake of your workout motivation.
Real Essentials 3 Pack Men’s Workout Pants
Three pairs of workout pants for the price of one? Yes, please!
That’s exactly what you get with this Amazon fitness find, and we’re here for it. The pants are made with a mesh tech material to minimize moisture, while the relaxed leg gives the right amount of flexibility for squats, deadlifts and burpees. There are seven different packs to choose from. Don’t be surprised if you add more that one to your cart.
Best Amazon Strength Training Essentials
Amazon Basics Neoprene Workout Dumbbell
We don’t want to bring up bad times, but we all remember when none of us could find dumbbells anywhere, right? Now that they’re easier to find again, we’re grabbing them while we can. We like the ones from Amazon Basics. Along with being available as a single set, you can grab them in a set of three, along with a rack. They’re easy to grip, small enough to keep rest in the corner, and also come in lots of fun colors.
Bowflex SelectTech 552 Adjustable Dumbbells (Pair) and Stand Bundle
We stand by the above choice, but if you’re a serious lifter, you may be more interested in this option from Bowflex. Each dumbbell can be adjusted to be 52.5 pounds, and the included rack is a safer place to rest them than the floor. A two-month JRNY Mobile-Only Membership is included too, which we think is cool, because then you’ll have access to motion tracking. Good form is everything!
Peloton Guide AI-Powered Personal Strength Training Device
You probably weren’t thinking of anything so techy for this category, but this gadget from Peloton has us sweating with excitement!
Powered by AI, the device uses the camera to keep track of your reps and form, providing personal recommendations to help you improve. You’ll need to be a Peloton member to access it all, but we think it’s worth it, especially with the camera’s self-mode, which allows you to see yourself alongside virtual instructors to make sure you’re doing everything correct.
Brebon Weighted Hoola Exercise Fit Hoop
The Brebon Weighted Hoola Exercise Fit Hoop has received much clout on Amazon, and for a good reason. Compared with the traditional hoola hoop, this one will never fall and is designed to help you lose weight in your midsection, thanks to its detachable design.
What’s more, this piece of strength training equipment is made of ABS plastic to help prevent aging over time.
KDG Hand Grip Strengthener Adjustable Resistance Forearm Exerciser (2-Pack)
With more than 7,000 reviews, the KDG Hand Grip Strengthener Adjustable Resistance Forearm Exerciser is the small but mighty fitness essential worth looking into. It’s simple to adjust the resistance from 10 to 130 pounds, too, and the two-pack is perfect for equal-arm training.
Sportsroyals Power Tower Dip Station Pull-Up Bar
Ah, everyone’s favorite strength training equipment: the good ol’ pull-up bar. The Sportsroyals Power Tower Dip Station model has a sturdy 14-gauge heavy square steel frame with a scratch-resistant coat finish so it’ll last for years, too.
Best Amazon Cardio Equipment
Peloton Indoor Exercise Bike
For a heart pounding, authentic cycle experience, hop on the original Peloton bike. Its compact design makes it ideal for those with a small space, plus it comes with lots of bells and whistles. Along with having a tilting seat (perfect for pretending your racing downhill on), it has a large touchscreen to follow live classes and workouts on. Adjust the seat until you’re comfortable, and then connect to Bluetooth. There are speakers in the back, as well as a place for dumbbells, and there’s even a USB port. We like this find as a gift to yourself or someone you love, especially if you live with them. Then you can still enjoy this awesome immersive exercise bike! (Related: 19 best at-home exercise bikes, per experts)
Peloton membership sold separately.
Hydrow Wave Rowing Machine
Rowing is a wonderful, full-body workout and the Hydrow is one of our favorites to do it in. Of course, it is on the larger size, which is why we’re suggesting that you also check out the Hydrow Wave Rowing Machine. It’s slimmer, can be placed upright, and has a 16 inch touchscreen to follow challenges and workouts on. You will have to be a Hydrow member ($44.00 per month) to enjoy those. However, if you decide to hold off on that, you can still use the rower manually. Although you won’t be able to take part of online classes, you can still adjust the drag for resistance and keep track of strokes.
(Related: 12 best rowing machines)
REDLIRO Under Desk Treadmill 2 in 1 Walking Pad
Because so many of us are living the WFH life, this walking pad should be on everyone’s radar. Its slim, compact, and offers five layers of cushioning for the joints. Best of all, it comes with preset workouts and can go up to 7.5 miles per hour. Pretty impressive for something that we’d generally use when on a video call (camera off, of course!). The walking pad also comes with a remote control, can hold up to 220 pounds, and has more than 1,000 five star reviews on Amazon.
Echelon Stride Treadmill
For a top-rated treadmill, consider the Echelon Stride Treadmill. Its suite of features includes a free 30-day Echelon membership to help track your fitness goals, auto-fold technology to make it more compact when not in use and Bluetooth connectivity (oh, and a USB charging port!)
(Related: 21 best treadmills)
Echelon Reflect Smart Connect Fitness Mirror
On the flip-side, if you’re willing to splurge, we recommend Echelon’s Reflect Smart Connect Fitness Mirror. It’s on a pretty sweet discount right now and is one of the most modern-day connected fitness trackers we’ve seen on Amazon.
Specifically, you’ll have access to on-demand fitness classes and playlists, thanks to this particular Amazon buy coming with a free 30-day Echelon membership.
Sunny Health & Fitness Mini Stair Stepper with Resistance Bands
Perfect for small spaces, the Sunny Health & Fitness Mini Stair Stepper (1) comes with resistance bands and (2) is the perfect makeshift elliptical machine for low-impact aerobic exercise. In short, the more-than-28,000 reviews speak for themselves.
Sunny Health & Fitness Squat Assist Row-N-Ride Glutes Trainer
Also from Sunny Health & Fitness: the Squat Assist Row-N-Ride Glutes Trainer. For less than $150, it makes you want to work out as it targets the lower body. Plus, it has more than 40,000 rave reviews.
Himaly Mini Under-Desk Pedal Bike
Everyone’s favorite obsession while working from home has been under-desk bikes and treadmills (and now, we know why). The Himaly Mini Under-Desk Pedal Bike is a fairly priced fitness snag from Amazon that boasts LCD screen displays and adjustable pedal resistance. Not to mention, it’s lightweight and portable.
Sweet Sweat Waist Trimmer
The Sweet Sweat Waist Trimmer has generated much buzz on Amazon with a whopping 176,000 reviews (and counting!) It’s a safe and personalized way to slim down your waist. The band is made from extra-thick neoprene that hugs your body in the most comfortable way, too.
Best Amazon Fitness Trackers
Apple Watch Series 8 Smart Watch
If you want a smartwatch to track your heart rate, calories and more — and want all the bells and whistles — then the Apple Watch Series 8 Smart Watch is for you. It comes in a few different hues to suit your style and has an easy-to-use touchscreen for extra-convenient use.
For more, read our Apple Watch Series 8 Smart Watch review.
Fitbit Inspire 3 Health & Fitness Tracker
People love the Fitbit Inspire 3. Here’s why: It’s easy to use and tracks all the basics. Stress level, heart rate, your overall activity and then some! Track metrics for more than 20 exercises or see how well you’re sleeping with its sleep track. The device can even pair with your smartphone for text and call alerts. Comes with a 6-month Premium membership.
Don’t forget to check out the other Fitbits available on Amazon, too!
3DFitBud Simple Step Counter
If you’re not one for fancy fitness trackers, maybe this simple step counter will peak your interest. It has more than 19,000 ratings on Amazon and is super easy to operate. Just press the button to turn it on, and then get moving. It comes in a variety of colors, clips to your waistband, and doesn’t have any Bluetooth or apps to fiddle with.
Best Amazon Yoga & Studio Essentials
Amazon Basics 1/2″ Extra Thick Exercise Yoga Mat
If you’re on the hunt for a quality yoga mat, you can’t go wrong with the retailer’s namesake brand. For less than $25, enjoy its extra-thick design, assortment of colors and no-slip construction.
Ozaiic Women’s Non-Slip Yoga Socks
This is the Amazon purchase we didn’t know we needed. Skip the socks and treat yourself to an affordable $10 pair of Ozaiic’s Women’s Non-Slip Yoga Socks. Like dancer’s shoes, they’re more customizable to your low-impact activity at hand.
Gaiam Yoga Bolster Rectangular Meditation Pillow
For your pre- or post-workout meditation sessions (perhaps with a Headspace membership), Gaiam’s Yoga Bolster Rectangular Meditation Pillow is a hidden gem on Amazon. Aside from purple, it comes in black and blue colors and even has a handle strap for on-the-go traveling.
Best Amazon Swimming Essentials
Speedo Unisex Adult Silicone Swim Cap
When swimming, you ultimately need a swim cap. Speedo’s Unisex Adult Silicone Swim Cap is that less-than-$15 buy that comes in every color under the sun. With more than 23,000 positive reviews and a soft feel, it’s a winner in our eyes.
Speedo Men’s Jammer ProLT Solid Swimsuit
To pair with your swim cap, pick up the Speedo Men’s Jammer ProLT Solid Swimsuit. It’s an affordable buy that’s always good to have on hand, and you’ll appreciate its polyester and spandex hybrid materials.
For more options, check out our guide to the best men’s swim trunks and this selection of women’s swim unitards on Amazon.
Aegend Swim Goggles
This section would be incomplete without a mention of quality swim goggles. Aegend’s pair is just $14, has nearly 58,000 reviews and won’t fog up. The color options are virtually endless, too.
New Balance Men’s 608 V5 Casual Comfort Cross-Trainer Sneakers
Yes, the quintessential “dad shoes” made the cut. For less than $50, pick up a pair of the notoriously comfortable New Balance 608 Sneakers. This option is classic, come in a vast size range and will last for years of exercising fun.
WHITIN Men’s Cross-Trainer
For a simple pair of exercise shoes to sport while hiking or at the park, consider the WHITIN Men’s Cross-Trainer. The pair comes in a bunch of color and sole combos and is made of vegan-friendly materials.
Joomra Women’s Minimalist Trail Shoes
Similarly, the Joomra Women’s Minimalist Trail Shoes have a cool, match-all design that puts comfort at the forefront of your activity. Its rubber sole offers optimal traction and breathability, so much so you’ll want to grab them in every color and pattern.
Best Amazon Athletic Apparel
BALEAF Women’s Flare Leggings
Flares are back in denim, so why not workout wear? We like the ones from BALEAF. Along with having a flattering fit, they’re stretchy enough to downward dog until the cows come home. A V-cross waist gives the illusion of an hourglass shape, while side pockets make room for keys or a phone. Available in several different colors.
Champion mens Hoodie
Whether you’re into jogging or power walks, this Champion hoodie will come in handy. Available in standard size, as well as big and tall, it’s available in lots of colors, hits at the hip and has a relaxed fit. A large kangaroo pocket in the front is an idea place to stash your wallet or smart phone, and the fleece interior will keep you warm through those cold and bitter morning runs.
Adidas Men’s Tiro 21 Track Pants
You can’t beat a good price on track pants. Whether you’re off to the trails or running an errand, the Adidas Men’s Tiro 21 Track Pants make your outfit easy and breezy (especially with a quality T-shirt). For less than $50, they receive our stamp of approval.
Ododos Women’s Rib-Knit Crop Tank Top (3-Pack)
Flattering on any body type, the Ododos Women’s Rib-Knit Crop Tank Top is a three-pack worth adding to your cart ASAp. Its halter-like design ensures it’ll stay put (alongside your best sports bra) and it’s perfect when styled with some leggings.
The Gym People Women’s Longline Sports Bra Tank Top
Grab. This. Right. Now. As one of our most-worn wardrobe staples in our workout drawer, The Gym People has a seamless, comfortable and attractive tank top with a built-in sports bra. For a bonus, it’s less-than-$25 price point makes it a great Amazon buy.
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