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    Jan 24, 2020

    31 Useful Fitness Products You'll Probably Be Surprised You Can Get From Walmart

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    1. An indoor cycling bike for intense cardio workouts from the comfort of your own home. Thanks to the caged foot pedals, you don't even need to have cycling shoes to use it.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I read a lot of reviews before making this purchase on multiple sites. This bike came one day early. Opened the box and at first sight was intimidated by all the pieces. Once separated out and read directions this was easily put together in about 20 minutes. I live in an upstaris apartment so I had to be sure whatever product I chose was quiet. This is VERY quiet, perfect for any time of the day without bothering anyone downstairs. Yes, this seat is a little firm but in my opinion not like all the other reviews had mentioned. Everyone has different views and this works just fine as is. Overall I am very pleased. Every part that came in the box was in good condition and nothing was missing. Perfect for anyone wanting to get healthy and in shape without spending a fortune :)" —HappyShopper

    Price: $129.99

    2. A 20-ounce water bottle that filters your water on-the-go. And thanks to its double-wall insulation, it will keep your drink the perfect temperature throughout your entire workout.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "Wow! Was going through an incredible amount of plastic disposable water bottles — paying for each, using once then filling the landfills. Felt guilty but didn't want to be put out. This water bottle makes it so easy to be responsible and save money every month in addition. The filters last a very long time and are inexpensive. Feels great to pass by the bulky water bottle aisle in the store and still know I'm drinking healthily. That good feeling continues when my trash isn't filled with all those wasted plastic bottles. The company even has a recycling program for the used filters that earns you points towards discounts, etc. Great company, great product and I recommend it to anyone. Couldn't be happier I made this purchase." —Dean1972

    Price: $29.99 (available in seven colors)

    3. A balance ball chair to turn your work hours into workout hours. Simply sit straight up on the stability ball and amaze yourself over how much your posture improves and how strong your core gets with continued use.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I needed a new chair for my desk and I am so happy I bought this one. If you are hesitant, just purchase it — you won't be disappointed. Very easy assembly. I only had to pump up the ball again the second day. I am a graduate student and this chair is perfect for studying while maintaining a healthy posture. I did buy the extenders to make it taller." —ANH

    Price: $69.98

    4. A structured mesh sports bra to support your chest without constricting it. Plus, the wire-free bra has molded cups to offer even more lift.

    Walmart

    This sports bra is made with moisture-wicking fabric, racerback straps, and a two-hook closure for maximum comfort and support while working out.

    Price: $23.50-$28.33 (available in sizes S-XL and two colors)

    5. A fitness smartwatch to monitor your heart, track your GPS, and allow you to pay with a swipe of your wrist. And, with more than 15 pre-loaded fitness apps, you can enjoy and evaluate workouts from swimming to running to yoga.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "So far, so good. I got this device to keep GPS track of running and cross-country skiing (maybe swimming in future — no GPS), and to transfer it to Strava. I also have a Garmin 520, so IQ connect was already installed, and it was a breeze to register the Vivoactive 3 and get most recent software. I was a little leery about touch screens, but timing actual events uses a physical button, so I am less concerned about unintentional touching of the screen by winter clothing causing problems with recording an event." —benjamin39748

    Price: $116.99-$149.99 (available in black and white)

    6. A vacuum-insulated stainless steel water bottle so that your liquids stay hot or cold for hours on end. The leak-proof lid and narrow mouth opening make it a mess-free option for mid-workout sips.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "It does exactly what is advertised: keeps water cold for a good 12 hours. This is a smaller size than a Hydro Flask, so it's good to take on bike rides or on walks, if you can find a sling or pouch to carry it in. It fits easily in the cup holder in my car. Overall, it's a great product." —Catwoman

    Price: $9.99-$28.64 (available in three sizes and dozens of colors)

    7. A balance board that you likely thought was only sold on TV. By standing on it, you're able to pivot from side to side to challenge your stability and target your obliques. You can also use it during pushups and plank exercises.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I bought this for myself and it is very fun. It is pretty easy to stay on right away. You can feel it in your legs and abs. Fun to do while you watch TV and you do get quite a workout!" —Chee0603

    Price: $19.88 (available in four colors)

    8. A pair of plus-size leggings if you favor designs over all-black fitness apparel. The high-waist leggings feature an inner-waistband pocket, so you can go workout without having to carry a bag with your credit card and keys.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I LOVE THESE!! Nice weight for Winter!" —GramaCat

    Price: $14.96 (available in sizes 1X-4X)

    9. A collapsible treadmill that lets you run indoors without permanently dedicating a full area of space to your fitness equipment. It comes with a one-year iFit membership so you can challenge yourself even more.

    Walmart

    FYI: An iFit membership puts an expansive library of workouts by top coaches at your fingertips. Simply select your workout and begin. Best of all, each workout auto-adjusts to your needs so that you can ease into it.

    Promising review: "I've had this treadmill for two weeks now. Overall it is a great value for the listed price. It's been awesome, no issues. It took two people to lift it to my basement. I assembled it in about two hours. 90% of it I could do by myself, 10% of it I needed another set of hands. It has been a sturdy treadmill so far. I'm 5'11" and 200 lbs and it holds me no problem. I really like the one year iFit family membership that was included with the treadmill. It has been fun to go on hikes in the Grand Canyon, and run on the streets of Italy. The trainer will walk you through it all. The machine automatically inclines and changes speeds as the terrain changes. If you can't keep up, or you need a break, just override the speed/incline with the touch of one button. I love the shortcut speed controls. Just one button to go from 6mph to 2mph and then one button to go back to 6mph. The startup each time using it is a little slow, maybe one minute, and you need good internet connection, or your workout can cut out on you." —marcmc84

    Price: $597

    10. An adjustable aerobic step deck to help turn your living room into a personal gym. It features a non-slip surface and even comes with an exercise chart to help start off your at-home fitness journey.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "This step is small and easy to use. I have a ladies size eight shoe and have no problem using this step. I only used it with the risers and on a carpet. It is a great addition to my exercise room and helps me raise my heart rate when I use my weights." —HotFloridaMomma

    Price: $27.77

    11. A Pilates reformer for a boutique fitness experience at home. Plus, when you own your own reformer, you won't have to shell out the big bucks every month to hit your local studio.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "My Pilates Reformer has given me new life! I love love love it and for the first time in years have found an exercise program that I'm eager to do every day and miss when I can't do it. I've been exercising with it for six weeks and already notice a big difference (for the better) in how my clothes fit, how strong I feel and how tall and lean I feel." —Cynthia

    Price: $499

    12. A slim fitness tracker that monitors heart rate and records workouts. When worn 24/7, it even shows your sleep patterns.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this thing! I bought it because I wanted a more consistent measure for my heart rate while working out at the gym. Once I started using it, I quickly realized how much it can do. I now keep track of my daily steps, calories in vs calories out, and I've started losing weight! The set up was easy and I find navigating the App very user-friendly." —KayBow

    Price: $99.95 (available in three colors)

    13. An ergonomic muscle roller for your feet. Best of all, it's designed to retain its temperature for up to 20 minutes, so you can have your own little hot or cold foot therapy sesh.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I purchased this for my husband and he thought it was great from the first time he put foot on it. Thus far he has used it only at room temperature, but that seems to do the trick. He keeps it near his favorite chair and uses it pretty much daily." —K24U

    Price: $6.87

    14. A high-quality yoga mat that's designed to keep your hands from slipping mid-pose. ~And~ it's thick enough that it prevents your palms and feet from aching throughout your practice.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I love this mat. It is gorgeous and so comfortable to workout on thanks to its 6mm thickness. Even my three-year-old loves it and wants to lie on it all the time, he says it's as comfortable as his bed."—Nitacf

    Price: $17.99-$29.98 (available in 30 colors/patterns)

    15. A back stretcher to release tension from your lumbar area without putting too much strain on it. As soon as you lay across this half-dome, trigger-point tool, you'll want to do it again each and every day.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I researched ways to stretch my back to decrease lower back pain. I bought this as a cost-effective alternative to an inversion table, plus it is portable, does not use space at home, and does not increase the blood pressure in your head and eyes... And it works great!!! 10 minutes in the morning, and my lower back pain was gone for days. Be mindful of the proper use, move slowly, and when laying on it, just relax and let gravity do the rest. Also, move slowly and carefully when getting up. It simply works. Bought another for a friend already." —akgdsfkahd

    Price: $24.99

    16. A set of seven resistance bands that help you work out anytime, anywhere. It comes with a set of exercise cards, too, so you'll know how to use each color band.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I love this set of bands! They're easy to use but provide a decent muscle burn! The enclosed exercise cards are perfect for showing you suggested exercises and I especially love the carry bag! Perfect for travel!" —shutterbugger61

    Price: $8.49

    17. A dense foam exercise mat for everything from plank holds to yoga stretches. It's a fan favorite thanks to its anti-tear finish and convenient carrying strap.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I would recommend this mat to anyone looking for a good, thick mat. With the mat I had before, I had to fold several times to be comfortable to do exercises on my knees. With this one, I don't have to do that. I am very satisfied with the product and the price." —YogaMat

    Price: $7.99-$16.99 (available in seven colors)

    18. A front-zip plus-size sports bra that keeps your chest from bouncing all over the place during workouts. The structured, moisture-wicking fabric offers just enough support without digging into the skin and becoming uncomfortable.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is the best sports bra. I'm actually very pleased and happy with the bra. It holds the girls in place and gives me great support when working out home or the gym. My boobs don't spill out. This is by far my favorite bra. I have two so far and I'm about to order a third." —Nicole

    Price: $14.96 (available in sizes 1X-5X and three colors)

    19. A 64-ounce stainless steel water bottle to help keep you hydrated on long walks, runs, hikes, bike rides, and more. The lid loop makes it easy to carry wherever your fitness journey takes you.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "Right out of the box, I loved this water bottle. It's BIG, but also just the right size to get you through a long day of being out and about. The double-walled technology is great and yet it's still lightweight. I also love the handle that seems sturdy and held up well so far. The screw open mouth is a little annoying, but it does keep it securely closed and from leaking." —ShopGirl1724

    Price: $19.74 (available in 10 colors)

    20. A massage stick roller to roll out your muscles without putting your full body weight into it. As a result, it's much gentler than a traditional foam roller while still being just as effective.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I am very happy with my purchase of the Massage Stick Roller. It is easy to use and does an amazing job of working on sore, tight muscles. I highly recommend this roller." —Shauna F.

    Price: $16.54 (available in three colors)

    21. A soft medicine ball that will take your at-home fitness routine to the next level. Whether you use it for arm exercises or Mason twists, you're sure to feel the burn.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "This ball is smaller than a basketball but it's just right, and it's cheaper than any other 10-pound ball at anyplace you go to, sturdy, and built to last. I think it's sand that's in it. It's perfect for lunges or squats. I'm very happy with the deal I found." —Wolf

    Price: $6.99-$9.99 (available in three weight options)

    22. A set of neoprene dumbbells because the soft texture will be less likely to cause uncomfortable blisters or calluses. So, if you're worried about developing rough palms, fear not.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I've been doing at-home fitness for a few weeks now and needed a variety of weights that weren't too heavy. This comes as an individual weight, so I had to buy two. The price is SO reasonable that I didn't mind... It's very comfortable to hold with the neoprene and you really don't feel the seam. Highly recommended!" —Mucole

    Price: $1.74-$9.97 (available in five sizes)

    23. A padded compression knee sleeve that supports your joint and can help prevent pain in certain exercises. Plus, the innovative fabric helps keep your joint warm without making your knee feel sweaty.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I have gotten several different types of knee pads. They all move and shift off the knees because the pad is one piece. The Hex knee pads are made up of many small pads that flex, therefore they stay on your knee area, hurrah!" —Dewight

    Price: $11.72 (available in two sizes)

    24. A pair of snake print leggings because who said you can't work out in style? These high-waist, skinny-fit leggings are a must for their print alone, but the fact that they have pockets certainly doesn't hurt.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "Love, love these Avia snake-print leggings. Very stylish and comfy. The fabric is lightweight and feels good against the skin. These leggings have plenty of stretch so they are easy to move in during my morning workouts. Also, they have enough compression to hold everything in." —Mel05

    Price: $14.96 (available in sizes XS-XXL)

    25. A grid foam roller that uses trigger-point therapy to relieve tension and rehab muscles pre- and post-workout. Unlike some trigger-point rollers, this one's not super hard, so it won't be *too* painful when rolling out sore muscles.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "Used this foam roller at the gym last few months and decided I wanted one at home too. I have had problems with muscle knots in the thighs and calves and this roller is helping work them out. Strong enough to work, soft enough not to hurt." —JulieC

    Price: $34.99 (available in five colors)

    26. A 100-pound punching bag for a great stress-relieving workout. Plus, it comes with gloves and tape so you won't hurt your hands in the process.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "Really great value for the price—can't beat an Everlast 100lb bag AND stand for this cheap. The gloves included are NOT the ones pictured and are quite cruddy, but that's the only complaint my husband and I have. Great value." —Angela

    Price: $79.99

    27. A pair of non-slip socks that'll help you feel more stable during yoga and Pilates. Plus, they keep your feet warm *and* (at least somewhat) protected from germs at the studio.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I just love these socks. They keep my feet warm and prevent me from slipping on my yoga mat. I'm happy I purchased them." —Krishni

    Price: $3.91-$6.04 (available in two colors)

    28. A two-in-one exercise bike and elliptical that helps ensure you never feel burnt out with your at-home workout. With an adjustable seat, you can tailor the machine specifically to your body for your best workout possible.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "Good for the price. Easy-to-follow directions with all parts fitting together and it only took about an hour to put together. I use it on a thick, padded carpet which I think makes it a little wobbly when I go really fast, which is my reason for only four stars. You can adjust the balance easily enough. I love the programming and monitor is easy to use. I am 5'4" and it's a good fit. I love the adjustable seat. I've had it for a little over a week and love it." —Happygirl

    Price: $169.99

    29. An ankle and wrist weight to instantly elevate even the most simple exercise. Simply strap them on and walk, lunge, and run to your heart's desire.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "These are made with nice quality exterior fabric and heavy-duty Velcro." —Houston06

    Price: $6+ each (available in 20 weight options, and in sets with racks)

    30. A fitted tanktop for keeping cool through warm indoor or outdoor workouts. The v-neck and snug fit ensures it won't get in your way in the middle of your favorite HIIT class.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "I ordered the black and regret not ordering all the other colors. It fits perfectly during a workout, it is comfortable, and the fabric is just right. I'm already in the process of ordering the other colors." —Kars

    Price: $9.96 (available in sizes S-XXL and four colors)

    31. A six-pack of neon athletic socks that help prevent blisters and wick moisture away from soles, and cheer you up whenever you spot 'em peeking brightly over your tennis shoes in the studio mirror.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "These socks are soft, brightly colored, and came up high enough to protect my heels; they're medium thickness and I will def buy them again." —Titus2

    Price: $6.97 (available in sizes 9-11 and 10-12 and in four color combos)

    Reviews have been edited for length and clarity.

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