Amazon keeps selling out of these 40 cheap fitness products that work so freaking well

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If you’re looking to revamp or restart your workout routine, there’s no time like the present. For some, that might be as simple as dusting off your gym membership, or lacing up your running shoes and hitting the pavement. For the rest of us (ahem), we might get a boost from stocking up on new products and pieces of equipment to help achieve our fitness goals. And, depending on how seasoned of an athlete you are, you might know exactly what you’re looking for, or you may not know where to start — and that’s OK! Plenty of people have been there, and they’ve left the product reviews to prove it. This list of 40 cheap fitness products that keep selling out on Amazon will surely help you find a way to freshen up — or begin — your exercise routine

And don’t worry if you haven’t broken a sweat in a while. There’s plenty here to choose from for people of all skill levels. Seasoned gym goers will appreciate the many ways you can recreate some of your favorite workouts at home with just a few inexpensive supplies (like a trusty jump rope), while beginners will love how many of these tools can be adapted or adjusted to accommodate a slower pace or lighter stretch (like this Pilates starter kit). No matter your level, please accept my corny high-five congratulating you on your efforts, because as many of us know, the toughest part is getting started.

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An exercise card deck to keep routines fresh

This set of illustrated workout cards shows you 50 different exercises, with instructions. There’s even a blank dry-erase card you can write your own routines or exercises on. They’re easy to toss into your gym bag or great for home use, and there are 11 different packs to choose from including bodyweight, Pilates, and resistance bands.

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These resistance bands & accessories for thorough home workouts

This versatile set of resistance bands gives you five 36-inch bands with resistance levels ranging from 10 to 50 pounds. Even better, they’re all in different colors to help things stay organized. The handles are non-slip and easy to grip, plus a door anchor and a storage bag are included, giving you a variety of options to use them.

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An ab twister board for moving beyond classic crunches

The Figure Trimmer ab twister is a rotating disc that you stand on while making a twisting motion (fun!) and it works your core muscles, hips, thighs, and more (useful). The platform also has acupressure points so feet feel benefits when it’s in use. There are two sizes and seven colors available. Reviewers like adding it to a standing desk, and say it helps encourage greater back flexibility.

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A pull-up bar that installs into the doorway with no screws

This best-selling pull-up bar can turn most standard-sized doorways into a multitasking home gym that supports a variety of body weight exercises. It installs in just seconds, and holds up to 440 pounds. Plus, you can use it for a range of floor exercises, too.

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The weighted, rope-less jump rope for quieter use indoors or out

This sleek and compact cordless jump rope takes the fun and cardio benefits of a regular jump rope, and trims it down so it’s technically two weighted balls with handles. The result is a super versatile tool that can be used indoors and out. Plus, the handles are made with a non-slip, comfortable grip.

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An exercise ball that can help you get toned at home

Exercise balls are a versatile part of any home gym, as they can be used to help tone your abs, legs, arms, and more. This one in particular also features a grippy, non-slip exterior to help keep you in place while you’re working out — and the tough PVC material can support up to 600 pounds of weight.

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This pair of knee braces that offers support for a wide range of activities

These knee braces have snug compression to support and protect your joints. They can accommodate everything from everyday use to a variety of sports and activities. Plus, they can be a huge help with recovery and physical training, too. They come in five different sizes, and eight colors. Reviewers describe them as “stabilizing,” “pain-relieving,” and “the best.”

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large

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A stretching strap with unique loops for nearly countless stretching options

This stretching strap is over 6 feet long, giving you lots of options to increase your flexibility and deepen your stretches (plus, an included booklet outlines 30 different ways to use it). It’s made with durable woven nylon, so you can trust that it will endure through long-term and heavy usage.

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A versatile indoor trampoline that folds down for easy storage

This 36-inch folding trampoline packs a punch, offering you a fun and functional way to perform low-impact exercise in the comfort of your home. The bounce is created by tension bands (as opposed to springs), and it supports up to 250 pounds of weight. And, the rubber tips on each of the six legs protect floors, too.

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This classic yoga mat printed with dozens of popular poses

If you’re going to use a yoga mat, it makes sense to pick one with a design that makes you want to roll it out on the daily. This yoga mat is printed with dozens of the most popular poses, from upward salute to runner’s lunge. Its non-slip texture and slight cushion also help keep you comfortable and safe during yoga, Pilates, warm-ups, and more.

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A running belt with space for all your essentials

This fanny pack-style running belt has an 8-inch zip pocket to hold the basics you might need while exercising, including phone, keys, ID, and more. It also features a headphone jack so you can easily listen to music or take mid-jog calls. The straps are adjustable too, ensuring a comfortable and secure fit. It comes in pink, green, grey, and black.

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A shaker bottle for smoothly-mixed shakes on the go

If you’ve ever tried to enjoy a smoothie or shake that’s not well blended, you’re familiar with the powder-chunk struggle. This shaker bottle comes with a metal insert so you can mix powders on the go, and keep mixing as you enjoy your drink. It comes in four sizes (from 20 ounces up to 45 ounces), 17 colors, and is dishwasher-safe.

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These moisture-wicking running shorts to keep you comfy when active

These quick-dry running shorts have an inner compression layer with two large pockets plus a hidden zip pocket, and a relaxed outer layer with a space for your phone cord to go through. They come in 14 different colors and patterns, and the reviews are full of compliments like “Exactly what I needed,” and “Did the little things right.”

  • Available sizes: Small — 3X-Large

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This clever foot rocker that give calves a deep stretch

This best-selling calf stretcher is great for improved flexibility, recovery, and pain relief. The design allows for an angled, ergonomic foot position, and slip-resistant treads keep your foot in place. And the best part? Buyers gave especially high reviews for sturdiness and stability, an ideal combination as you’re controlling your own stretches.

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An ab roller kit with knee pad & resistance band for a range of core exercises

This ab roller wheel is portable, reliable, and comes with accessories to help beginners start comfortably and safely. The wheel diameter is just 7 inches, and including handles, it’s just under a foot wide so it’s easy to store when not in use. It holds up to 440 pounds.

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These fitness dice so your workouts stay fun & new

If you’re tired of your same old routine, this fitness dice game will infuse some variety into it. The white dice cube determines the amount of reps, and each of the other five dice are for cardio, abs, chest, arms, and legs. Everything comes in a drawstring bag, and color-coded cards provide QR codes with video instructions for all moves.

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This home Pilates kit that encourages a full-body workout

This Pilates bar kit includes three bar sections that, when combined, give you more than 46 inches to work with. The included resistance bands can be stretched up to six times their length, and you have the ability to adjust tension, too. It comes in two colors, and nearly 2,000 people rate it a perfect five stars.

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A 2-pack of foam blocks to expand your yoga practice

These fan-favorite yoga blocks allow you to modify stretches and poses to best suit your needs and abilities. They’re lightweight yet durable, and they have beveled edges for better gripping. Plus, they’re easy clean in between workouts, too. They come in four colors, and 20,000 reviewers give them 4.8 stars.

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A ring you can use with yoga, Pilates, & more

This yoga ring is a far cry from the old school thigh-squeezing tools of the ‘80s. It’s great for inner thighs, yes, but there are dozens of other uses and exercises you can do to give yourself a full-body workout — and the included poster outlines many of them. It comes in turquoise, orange, and black.

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A pair of over-ear wireless earbuds that stays in place

These wireless earbuds are designed to stay in place while you move, so you don’t have to stop your workout to adjust your audio. The charging case has an LED display so you know exactly what the power status is for each piece. They pair with the single press of a button, and have a range of up to 33 feet.

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The MVP water bottle that can handle hot & cold drinks

Not only does this stainless steel water bottle handle any drink temperature, bu it also comes with three different lid types so you can drink your preferred way, with a flip lid, a straw, or carabiner l top. It comes in four sizes, from 25 to 64 ounces, and in 18 different colors and patterns for the exterior.

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A versatile exercise platform with 2 height settings

This step platform is a simple yet effective way to enhance your at-home aerobic workouts. It can be set to heights of either 4 or 6 inches, and it’s easy to both move and set-up quickly — and stash away in between workouts. There are three color styles to choose from.

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These classic hand weights with neoprene grips

These hand weights offer a comfortable grip, and a smart hexagonal design that prevents rolling. With nine different colors and 11 weight options, from 1 to 15 pounds, you can mix and match colors to easily spot the measurement you need, or build matching sets of your favorites. They’re real heavyweights, coming in at 4.8 stars.

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A headband that keeps hair & sweat out of your eyes

This lightweight sweat band is practical and comfortable, the ideal combo for a workout accessory. The polyester and spandex material offers four-way stretch, so you can count on it to stay put no matter how much you’re moving. There are 13 styles to choose from, and it’s offered in a “one size fits most” size.

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These resistance bands with thousands of positive reviews

Whether you’re trying to target your thighs or your glutes, these resistance bands can help you get your muscles fired up. Each set comes with three bands in varying levels of resistance — and unlike some bands, these ones are made from a combination of elastic and cloth rather than latex. Thousands of reviewers also left positive reviews, with one writing that “they don't slip or roll as you move like some of the thinner latex bands.”

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A cell phone armband that can handle the elements

Sweat and rain are no match for this water-resistant cell phone armband. It comes in three sizes that hold most current cell phone models, and it’s adjustable so you can count on a comfortable and secure fit. There are 11 colors and styles to choose from, and each has a touchscreen so you don’t have to take your phone out to use it.

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These 2-sided core sliders to use on carpets or hard floors

If you’re looking for low-impact exercises you can do anywhere, these core sliders do the trick. Each slider is reversible, so they can be used on nearly any type of flooring. And, if you like the idea but haven’t tried them before, no worries — an instruction manual with five exercises will help you get started. They’re available in red or pink.

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An affordable fitness tracker that lasts for 2 weeks per charge

This is the kind of fitness tracker you can put on and keep on for days on end — it’s even water-proof up to 5 ATM, so can handle swims and showers. In a addition to tracking a slew of data, from sleep tracking, heart rate monitoring, blood oxygen saturation, and activity tracking, it’s compatible with Amazon Alexa, too.

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An easy interval trainer that streamlines your workouts

Finally, you don’t have to fiddle with your phone timer when you’re in the middle of a workout. This interval trainer and stopwatch is compact and simple, tracking intervals from 2 seconds up to 99 minutes. It has a secure, removable belt clip, and requires just one AAA battery.

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The posters that help you switch up your workouts

Getting bored with your usual workout routine? Try switching things up by taking a few exercises off of these posters. Each poster features 40 moves to help you target muscles all over your body — and since each move is depicted with clear illustrations, maintaining proper form is a total breeze.

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These supportive sports bras with a stylish cross-back

What’s better than a comfortable and supportive sports bra? A pack of three comfortable and supportive sports bras. Available in a range of sizes, these bras are made with a nylon and spandex blend that promises to feel both lightweight and soft, yet stretchy and secure. Plus, the cross-band style in the back adds extra style.

  • Available sizes: Small — 3X-Large

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A half-moon mat that helps you target your abdominals

With its arched shape that naturally curves to your lower back, doing sit-ups on this abdominal mat can help fire up your abs more than they would if you were lying on the floor. It’s filled with high-density foam that’s less likely to fall flat over time — and each order even comes with a free resistance band included.

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A foam body roller to help stretch, relieve tightness, and massage tired muscles

This foam roller can be used before or after a workout to give you just the right stretch. Made with durable and comfortable foam, and containing pressure points that recreate the feel of massage, it works on your back, legs, and even feet. There are six colors and two sizes available.

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This massage ball that can be used hot or cold

Need a tool that provides both heat therapy and cold therapy? This massage roller ball from Cryosphere has you covered. After just a few hours in the freezer, it’ll stay cool for up 6 hours of relief, and just 5-10 minutes in hot water keeps it warm for 20 minutes of care. Plus, it’s compact and easy to use one-handed.

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A wrist & forearm strengthener for targeted efforts

If you’re looking for a way to give your wrists and forearms some attention, this forearm exerciser will do the trick. It has an adjustable design that allows you to tailor the resistance to your needs, and it’s made with carbon steel springs and foam, so it’s comfortable and durable, too. Reviewers like it for working out computer-weary wrists and fingers.

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The rotating handles that assist the quest for perfect pushups

These pushup handles allow for slight rotation whilst pushing up, so more muscles are more effectively engaged and your form stays on point. Plus they help distribute your weight, and can support up to 400 pounds. A treaded bottom keeps them securely in place on any kind of floor. Nearly 11,000 push-up buffs give them five stars.

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This pilates ring with comfortably padded handles

Not all pilates rings are created equal — this one features padded handles for extra comfort, as well as a heavy-duty frame that’s made to last. It works especially well when exercising your inner and outer thighs, and it’s small enough that you can fit it inside your bag when heading to the gym. Choose from six colors: black, purple, blue, aqua, pink, or yellow.

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A weighted toning ball you can use in countless ways

This versatile toning ball looks simple enough, but can pack a major punch during your workouts. Each ball is weighted with sand, so moving it requires you to utilize your core and other muscle groups. It comes in three styles (solid color, marbled, and with a diamond texture), and is offered in weights ranging from 2 to 10 pounds.

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A core trainer that can be used on a chair or on the floor

This balance disc allows you to work on your core and posture while sitting at your desk (or almost any seat of your choosing). It’s great for kids and adults alike, and comes in three colors: green, black, and grey. It’s versatile too, and can be used for a variety of floor exercises as well.

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These foam exercise mat tiles that give 24 square feet of coverage

Turn almost any room into a home gym with these interlocking exercise mat tiles. They cover your existing floor to provide a water-resistant foam cushion, along with a non-skid texture. They come in three colors (blue, black, and grey), and each set comes with six tiles that are roughly 24 inches by 24 inches.

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