10 Father’s Day Gifts For Fit Dads

Father’s Day is less than a week away and you haven’t figured out what you’re going to get your man yet? (It’s okay! Neither have I!)

The good news is that there is still time to get that perfect Father’s Day gift. The better news is that I have some great ideas. The best news is that with these gifts you’ll know that not only will you be able to give him something he can really use, you’ll also be helping him stay healthy, fit, and active.

There’s something here for every budget and every fitness level whether he’s just getting started or he’s a dedicated gym rat.

  • 10 Gift For a Fit Dad 1 of 11
    fathersdaycollage

    Let your man know you appreciate his health  — and his body. Get just one, or make it a kit with a couple of items.

  • Road ID 2 of 11
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    Dad likes to run? Make sure he'll be taken care of if something (heaven forbid!) ever went wrong. RoadID lists contact numbers, addresses, and or any special needs he may have in case he runs into trouble. 

    $30

    image via RoadID

  • Hand Weights 3 of 11
    handweights

    Ever useful, never too much. Hand weights can help him kick any work out up a notch. They're also great starting gear if he's just getting into the fitness scene. 

    $10

    image via Amazon

  • Gym Bag 4 of 11
    gymbag

    A bag with a place for smelly shoes and his favorite post-workout snack? This one from Ogio has what it takes to get Dad to and from the gym and does it in style.

    $60

    image via Ogio

  • Yoga Mat 5 of 11
    yogamat

    I can't think of a single dad who couldn't use some more of the stretching, relaxing, strengthening, and restoring that yoga provides. This extra long mat from Lululemon will give big men more space to hold a pose.

    $88

    image via Lululemon

  • KT Tape 6 of 11
    KTtape

    Dad's been out with an injury? KT tape can help support the injured area for quicker, more active recovery. It comes in lots of colors and looks supercool.

    Application instructions are on the company website: kttape.com

    $13

    image via KT Tape

  • Body Wash 7 of 11
    antiodor

    All that working out makes him a little hard to get close to? A little odor-blocking body wash might do the trick and keep you two close.  

    $4

    image via P&G

  • Foam Roller 8 of 11
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    Foam rollers soothe achy muscles, speed recovery from injury, and can double as a work-out tool in a pinch. 

    $40 

    image via TP Therapy

  • Sweat Band 9 of 11
    sweat band

    Any dad looks super tough in this tie-on headband and he'll be able to see it too, now that he doesn't have sweat running into his eyes.

    $15

    image via Halo Headband

  • Ultimate Disc 10 of 11
    blankdisc

    The kids want to contribute? Have them decorate a blank ultimate disc then take Dad out to toss it around together. 

    $11

    image via UltimateDiscStore.com

  • Rockin’ Tunes 11 of 11
    spotify

    Let him build his own playlists, discover new music, and play it from any device so he can have his tunes whether he's at home, on the road, or in the gym with a subscription to Spotify

    $10/month

    image via Spotify.com

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