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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EPIC Treadmills: Make Each Run Legendary

Do you feel like a hamster on a wheel every time you hop on a treadmill? EPIC has a tricked-out machine for you. Available at Dick's Sporting Go...

5 Pieces of Equipment Needed in Your Speed Training Toolbox

If getting faster is your goal, obviously your main mode of training needs to be speed workouts. (See the STACK Guide to Getting Faster.) But simp...

Training With the Nike+ Running Watch

The Nike+ watch, sponsored by TomTom, is one of many on the market that calculate pace and distance and that use GPS. So what makes this watch stand...

STACK and MOVABLE Team Up…And You Win!

Get your move on with MOVABLE's MOVband! The band monitors your activity by counting how many moves you make throughout the day, providing immedia...

How Active Are You? Find Out With MOVband

How much do you move every day, not counting training and competition?  Studies show that even if you're working out at intense levels, you could a...

Become a Better Athlete With SKOGG Performance

Do you want a full training program designed to improve your performance on the field? SKOGG Performance was meant for you. SKOGG Performance i...

Calling All College Students: Get Fit With Steve Cook's "Big Man On Campus" Online Trainer

Steve Cook, fitness model and Optimum Nutrition athlete, designed the Big Man On Campus, a lifestyle and weight training system for college studen...

Get Stronger With the SKOGG System

Kettlebells are quickly becoming a favorite training tool among athletes; however, not many know how to get full benefits from them. The SKOGG System,...

Improve Your Vert With the SKLZ Hopz Vertical Leap Trainer

Unique and effective, the SKLZ Hopz vertical leap trainer is a tool to train and improve your vertical jump; and it easily converts for other train...

SKLZ Speedsac Sprint Trainer: Perfect for Resisted Sprints

Resisted Sprints are excellent for improving speed, and the SkLZ Speedsac is a great tool for them. Affordable (less than $50), easy to use and easy...

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