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    34 Things Anyone Who Loves To Work Out At Home Probably Needs

    A rolling desk bike, motivational water bottles, and more fitness products that'll be a big help for indoor workouts.

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    1. Resistance bands so you can give your legs and butt one heck of a workout and wake up major muscles. They come in five resistance levels (X-Light, Light, Medium, Heavy, and X-Heavy) if you're looking for challenge and want to *feel the burn* while you're squatting and lunging away.

    2. A FP Movement tank for basically every type of home workout: Yoga? Check. Treadmill? Check. Virtual barre class? Check. Ribbed material and light compression will help your chest stay comfy and supported while you exercise.

    model in light yellow v-neck workout tank and yellow skort

    3. A tiny elliptical that doesn't even require you to get up from the couch 😲: Slide your feet in and pedal away with eight resistance levels while you watch TV or movies.

    Reviewer pedals feet on black desk elliptical while wearing Hello Kitty slippers

    4. Or a rolling desk bike because you can squeeze in some cardio while you work from home. It has a stand for your laptop, so you can pedal and type emails at the same time.

    white stationary desk bike with laptop on top in front of plant stand

    5. Core sliders for days when you want to give your abs the ultimate treatment. Your transverse abdominis and obliques will be *on fire* after using these helpers for planks, push-ups, and mountain climbers.

    6. A colorful yoga mat that'll take your practice to the next level. It's made with a nonslip material, so you can actually stay in poses instead of slipping and sliding around.

    Reviewer flexes foot on peacock-print yoga mat indoors

    7. Or a patterned yoga mat with an ultra-absorbent top layer that will help you move from pose to pose without slipping. It's cushioned to support your bod and it won't get all icky, even if you're sweating a lot during your practice.

    Model carries rolled-up blue, yellow, and purple-patterned yoga mat in a black strap across their shoulder

    8. A punching bag set because you need a healthy stress outlet *and* workout that'll get your arms in amazing shape. It even comes with gloves, so you can easily create your own boxing setup at home.

    9. A pair of performance leggings that pass the squat test *and* are made with a moisture-wicking material. If you're over pulling up pants or feeling like a sweat puddle, they'll help you stay comfy and dry during workouts.

    model in dark purple leggings and matching sports bra

    10. A motivational water bottle to remind yourself to drink plenty of water on workout days. With time markers and words of encouragement, you'll stay hydrated and not be thirsty in between reps.

    Ombre pink and blue motivational water bottle with time marks and phrases that say "Remember Your Goal" and "A Little Bit More"

    11. Nike training sneakers so great for indoor exercise, you'll probably ditch your other athletic shoes. Traction-friendly outsoles, a cushy interior, and a secure gore strap will ensure your feet are comfy during your next virtual class.

    navy blue Nike training sneakers with slide-on design and pink logo

    12. Push-up bars that'll feel way better than dumbbells or bare hands when you're doing push-ups on the floor. Each handle gives you a solid grip and rotates as you go down, so you're not slipping and sliding. Doing push-ups on your knees? No problem, these small helpers will be great for those too.

    13. A compact, foldable treadmill so you don't have to cancel your workout on rainy days. Run with the riser up or switch it down if you want to walk. It also doesn't make a lot of noise, so your neighbors won't hear every step you take.

    14. A pair of fitness gloves because your hands need a little protection from blisters and calluses. Slip these babies on for weight training and pull-ups and crush your workout with ease.

    Model slips on gold and black fitness gloves on their hands

    15. A Kettle Gryp that'll give your sweaty hands a *lift* during strength-training workouts. Place it around a dumbbell, close it up, and bam, you're good to start working out. Dropping weights will be the least of your worries now.

    16. Fleece shorts to help you avoid chafing issues and stay comfy while you exercise at home. No more irritated skin or tight compression whenever you ~work up a sweat~. Plus, they double up as great loungewear when you're not working out.

    model in gray fleece workout shorts, gray socks, and gray athletic sneakers

    17. A ball balance trainer because it'll help your core (and arms — thanks to the two attachable resistance bands) get quite the workout. Plank and do push-ups, squats, and lunges on this compact piece of equipment, which basically fits anywhere at home.

    18. A pack of bodyweight exercise cards so you can mix up your fitness routine with planks, push-ups, and burpees galore. Whenever you find yourself in a debate about whether to work your core, arms, or back, let these cards determine your next sweat sesh.

    Model goes into push-up position with weights in front of a stack of exercise cards

    19. An adjustable stepping machine with resistance bands and a space-saving design, so you can have a mini cardio session even if you don't have room for a big elliptical.

    Reviewer places white sneakers on black stepping machine

    20. An Ab Roller Wheel to strengthen your core and target other muscle groups. Grip onto the handle bars, roll forward and backward, and feel your obliques get to work while you binge-watch TV or listen to a podcast.

    Reviewer rolls black ab roller behind back before prepping for a crunch

    21. A Ubarre weight that'll add a little more oomph to your outdoor Pilates session and double up as a chic piece of home decor. Use it while you do lunges, twists, and more toning exercises on your balcony or driveway.

    22. A yoga wheel, because you'll ~wheely~ enjoy increased mobility during your flow. It's designed to help reduce tension along your spine, so you can complete poses and effectively stretch your back at the same time.

    23. A wall mount to stash your foam rollers, yoga mats, resistance bands, and other equipment that you always trip on. You can finally keep your workout essentials in one place and *not* have a messy floor when you exercise indoors.

    24. A crop tee that'll be *the* top you'll always wear for everything from barre to kickboxing. This 100% biodegradable tee is incredibly breathable, so you won't have to worry about overheating during workouts.

    model in dark red crop tee and gray leggings

    25. An interactive Plankboard so you can hit all your key body areas (think core, legs, arms, and back) and boost your balance abilities while you play games on your smart-TV or phone. You'll be so dang good at planks in no time.

    Model in plank position while placing wrists and elbows on a gold interactive Plankboard

    26. A stationary bike because it has comfy seating, adjustable resistance, a multifunctional display, and a space-saving design. You may not be in the studio, but you can still have a solo indoor cycling session.

    27. A sturdy foam roller to help soothe tight muscles after kickboxing, running, and cycling. It has triple grid massage zones that'll get to work on all sore areas, so you can enjoy your post-workout recovery time.

    28. A strength training device for on-the-go workouts. This small gadget, which syncs with the free Activ5 Trainer App, targets upper and lower body muscles with low-impact isometric movements, including chest presses and wood chops. Just place it in your hand or under your foot, launch the app, and get movin'. It's that simple.

    Model uses Activbody Activ5 Training Device under their foot while working out at home

    29. Athletic tape because sore muscles can be a *pain* after a strenuous workout. This tape won't feel uncomfortable on your skin and could help aid the recovery process.

    30. A Pilates ring to wake up your core and target muscles in your arms. You can strengthen your abs and biceps at the same time with squeezing and rotating movements. Toned muscles? Yep, they're on their way.

    Three models each squeeze a black Pilates ring while attending a class

    31. A Core Max 2.0 because you'll basically have a home gym without having to buy so much equipment. You can do crunches, push-ups, and multiple bodyweight movements with this compact device that'll help you exercise in your apartment or studio.

    Model gets ready to complete a crunch with a green Core Max Smart Abs and Total Body Workout device

    32. A matching sports bra and leggings set that'll solve the problem of "I don't know what the heck to wear" when you're trying to squeeze in an at-home workout. This coordinating set will make dressing for stationary biking, HIIT, and treadmill running so dang easy.

    33. A speed jump rope to improve your double unders and get a killer cardio workout in your bedroom.

    34. And an exercise ball that'll help strengthen your core and easily fit under your desk when you're not using it. Yes you can totally hit all those ab muscles while you binge-watch your fave shows or movies.

    You, when it's time to exercise at home:

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