Training tools help athletes train and compete more safely and effectively, adhere to workout regimens, receive complete and accurate feedback and create additional challenges. Tools that athletes use on a regular basis include workout equipment (e.g., barbells, physioballs), sports equipment (e.g., baseball bats, football helmets) and devices that monitor, supplement and intensify training (e.g., heart rate monitors, watches, GPS devices and training apps). Get information on the leading exercise equipment, training tools and devices, and learn how to benefit from them to improve your athletic performance.
Latest in Workout Equipment
If you have any experience in a gym, you've seen and probably used a BOSU Balance Trainer. It's a staple piece of equipment in facilities around the...
By: Andy Haley
Not all gyms are created equal. Sure, most have the standard staples—barbells, dumbbells, kettlebells and cardio machines. However, some tremend...
By: Brandon Hall
Holiday Wish List: TRX's Outdoor Gym is a Go-Anywhere Workout That Fits In the Smallest of Backpacks
TRX is famous for its elegantly simple home training system. The company's suspension trainer lets you create entire workouts using just its two str...
By: Brian Sabin
The Bench Press is a great exercise to build upper-body muscles—your pecs, triceps and deltoids. But without proper form, you could fail to strength...
By: Rob Scott
Holiday Wish List: HyperIce Vyper, a Vibrating Foam Roller That Provides More Relief With Less Effort
Soreness and stiffness are two annoyances athletes constantly deal with. When you push your body to the limit in training, games and practices, you're...
By: Brandon Hall
Latest Videos in Workout Equipment
TRX CEO Randy Hetrick talks about the benefits of the TRX Suspension and Rip Trainer, and discusses the TRX Core, a new product dedicated to the fitness professional launched at IDEA World Fit.
Tour Whitefield Academy's cutting-edge training facility that Innovative Fitness helped design.
Athlete's Performance teams up with SKLZ, a leading manufacturer of athletic training equipment, to open a state-of-the-art training facility in Carlsbad, CA.
SKOGG Performance is a virtual training program with a focus on kettlebells that promises to build strength, power and conditioning, and make you a better athlete.
Troy Tulowitzki, shortstop for the Colorado Rockies, talks about his early memories of baseball and the motivation that brought him to the Big Leagues. He also explains the role EvoShield has played in keeping him injury free.