Workout Equipment Articles

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.

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You Need These 4 Fitness Training Accessories

Whether you're in the beginning stages of your fitness journey or a seasoned veteran looking to take their physique and athleticism to the next level,...

17 Insanely Expensive College Athletic Training Facilities

Photo via Go Ducks When the University of Oregon unveiled its stunning new football training facility, the first question many people asked wa...

12 Must-Have Items in the Athlete's Gym Bag

You don't step into the weight room without a lifting plan. It should be the same with your gear. You can certainly get a challenging workout with...

5 New Game-Changing Fitness Inventions

  1. The KettleShell The KettleShell is a new device (patent-pending) that transforms a dumbbell into a kettlebell. Visit their facebook page to ...

3 Specialty Barbells That Build Strength and Size

The barbell is a beautiful thing. So simple, so primal and yet so effective. The barbell has gotten countless athletes brutally strong, densely muscled...

Show Your Team Pride With a Cirrus Stability Ball

Say you need a stability ball. Say you also like a certain NBA or NCAA team. Now you can combine the two with a Cirrus Fitness Stability ball. Most...

8 Training Innovations Shaping the Future of Fitness

Most athlete training programs focus on the basics. Barbells, dumbbells and kettlebells are prioritized over machines and other types of equipment, be...

Common Lifting Accessories and What They Do For You

You have a decent idea of what all those funky looking bars are meant for in your gym. But that barrel of chalk? Or that PVC pipe? And what about tha...

Meet Moses Frenck, the Man Who Wants to Bring Drones to Your School's Practice Field

Composite by Jack Kruyne. Illustration Courtesy of AeroTrainer. The military has been using aerial drones for years; law enforcement agencies in t...

New Cirrus Yoga Mats Let You Show Team Spirit

Have you ever been in the middle of a sun salutation and thought, "Man, I wish everybody in this yoga class knew that I'm a Bulls fan?" If so, Cir...

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