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Power through your workout with these clever fitness essentials

JABRA SPORT ROX wireless earbuds

JABRA SPORT ROX wireless earbuds
After you’ve loaded up the power playlist, make sure you pair it up with specially-designed workout earphones to ensure a session free of distractions. These snug, lock-in earbuds provide super-clear Dolby sound to help you meet every beat and will survive the most gruelling workout and even rain-soaked conditions. When not in use, built-in magnets hold the earbuds together neatly and conserve battery power upon contact – brilliant. And they look pretty darn good too. (£119.99, jabra.co.uk)

TruBe app

TRUBE app
Don’t underestimate the power a taskmaster…ahem, personal trainer can have on helping you train safely and more efficiently. If you’re at a loss of where to find one, this app will help connect you with a qualified and TruBe-vetted personal trainer who matches your desired intensity levels and workout preferences (from high intensity interval training to ballet barre). State when and where you’d like to work out and your trainer will meet you there, props and all. You can even rope in friends to join the fun, or in the vain hope that it will help to ease your workout. (Sessions cost £65 per hour. On iOS, trubeapp.com)

MISFIT FLASH activity tracker

MISFIT FLASH activity tracker
You can’t have a workout without monitoring your exertions. It’ll help to manage your expectations so you have a better idea of what you need to do to reach your goals. Through wind and rain, this fitness tracker measures the calories burnt, your number of steps and distance travelled. It monitors your sleep too so there’s use for it day and night. (£39.99, currys.co.uk)

Nuva Melon & Jasmine flavoured water

NUVA water
If you need a bit more excitement to keep hydrated, try this melon and jasmine-flavoured water. It’s free of calories, sugars, sweeteners and preservatives. Sweet. (£1.49, Boots)

GEAR UP

 

Reebok Cardio Addict sports bra

1. Reebok Cardio Addict sports bra provides support when you need it and has built-in sweat and heat wicking (£28, reebok.co.uk)

Striders Edge Sculpt leggings - Surfdome

2. Striders Edge Sculpt leggings offers good flexibility and dries quickly after a tough workout (£46.99, surfdome.com)

Lacoste Helaine Runner trainers

3. Lacoste Helaine Runner trainers keeps up the style stakes whether you’re in a workout or just out and about (£90, lacoste.com)