So what is the home gym, It can vary from the corner of the spare room where a few old dumb-bells live, to a purpose built all singing all dancing, heated exercise palace. One thing they all have in common though is that when they are in use they become more than the sum of their parts.
For some they are a place to escape, to let off steam, to keep in shape, or even hide from the kids for 5 minutes.
With the lockdowns finally coming to an end and the gyms preparing to re-open, how many will return to their old gyms or stay with the home gym?
Personally I have cancelled my gym membership and will be using that money to invest in some home equipment, but with so much to choose from, how do you make the right choice?
Save on Vega Fitness 100kg Rubber Bumper Plate Set with Escape Olympic Power Bar - Was £787, Now £755
Bumper plates have become the staple item in any commercial gym or garage gym. No facility is complete without them.
These plates have minimal bounce and will reduce sound impact and vibration.
Set make up:
45cm Diameter -
IWF Standard 50.6mm Diameter centre hole with steel ring - Suitable for Olympic Bars only
Suitable for use on Olympic Bar only
Manufactured in the EU
Save on Escape Fitness Deck 2.0 - Was £165.60, Now £159.60
The Deck 2.0 delivers superb versatility for step, circuits, BODYPUMP™ and boot camps. With 16 possible configurations across Step, Ramp and Bench modes, it’s the perfect tool for whole-body individual workouts, and as the basis for group training programmes.
The anti-slip rubber top surface features intelligent grip. The texture of the grip varies depending upon activity happening in that area with a light texture for hand placements and aggressive tread for feet.
Stepping is now more varied, fun and challenging with specific targets to hit. The entire length of the platform is used for even more exercise options. Targets ensure users have their hands and feet in the right place for every repetition.
ADJUST THE ANGLES
Set the platform on a slant of 8 degrees to create an angled position for stepping and other exercises for even more versatility. As a weight bench, you can choose between 30,45 and 70 degrees.
DIMENSIONS. Size: 205mm (flat), 980mm (extended) x 330mm x 1100mm. Weight: 13kg.
Size: 205mm (flat), 980mm (extended) x 330mm x 1100mm. Weight: 13kg.
Save 17% on Primal Strength Commercial Adjustable Bench in White - Was £479.99, Now £399.99
21% Off Primal Strength UK360 Power Rack - Was £1,199, Now £949
The Primal Strength UK360 Power Rack is a durable and versatile unit that allows a variety of lifting exercises to be performed inside and outside of the frame. If that’s not enough, choose from a selection of attachments to create the ultimate training pod.
The perfect addition to any home or garage gym, but also suitable for commercial training facilities. This rack includes a set of Safety Straps and J-Hooks as standard.
Massively reduced price on this indoor Studio Cycle from Sole Fitness
Was £1,499. Now just £999
The new 2021 - SOLE SB700 indoor cycle is designed to be comfortable, affordable and the best indoor exercise bike experience for the home. SOLE engineers have combined the needs of both types of users to design a comfortable, affordable cycle providing the ultimate exercise experience in your own home or a light commercial setting. The SOLE SB700 was engineered with comfort at the forefront of its design. The seat and handlebars are fully adjustable, allowing each user to find the right settings for a great workout, while the sturdy frame, heavyweight flywheel and reliable braking system ensure a smooth and quiet ride.
The new tablet holder is a nice additional feature that enables you to stay entertained and motivated while you ride.
The SOLE SB700 Indoor Bike new model has an integrated LCD console that displays real-time data. Wireless, it offers complete workout feedback and allows you to keep an eye on your performance metrics at any time. It also includes an adjustable tablet holder that allows you to set up your tablet easily and stay connected during your workout.
It has been conceived to provide you with optimal comfort. The seat and handlebars are totally adjustable to allow you to find the right position in order to enjoy the most comfortable workout at home. This machine also features oversized foot pedals to reduce stress on the ankles and knees and a comfortable seat to avoid any pain or discomfort during your training.
A commercial-grade flywheel that ensures a smooth ride. It also features a turn dial that allows you to adjust resistance levels easily so that you can fully enjoy your workout without having to think about it too much.
Escape Synth-Tech Training Gloves
A great selection of Kettlebells from sizes 4kg to 20kg
The one and only original and best.
Reebok step £95
Jordan Cast Iron Kettlebells
Massive reductions on this Exercise bike from Sole fitness.
Was £1,799. Now £1,299
Free UK Delivery On Orders Over £99
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