(SPOT.ph) So you finally decided to prioritize your physical health by applying for a gym membership? Congratulations! Committing to a regular exercise routine will not only help you keep in shape, it can also lower your stress levels. Although beginning a fitness journey is never easy, these picks will make your workout a little bit more manageable.
Take Me Everywhere Duffel Bag in Navy (P1,500) from Straightforward
The perfect gym bag is light and compact, but roomy enough to fit all your workout essentials. Check out this navy option from local brand Straightforward - the canvas material is easy to clean and won't add any unnecessary weight!
Miler Short-Sleeve T-Shirt (P1,395) from Nike
Your stretched-out cotton shirt may be the comfiest thing you own, but you might want to rethink wearing it to the gym. Consider a moisture-wicking shirt instead; this top won't cling to you and will let your skin breathe, thanks to Nike's patented Dri-Fit technology.
Running Shorts (P1,190) from H&M
When it comes to workout wear, ventilation is very important. These breathable running shorts from H&M is made of fast-drying fabric and has a mesh insert that will keep you feeling fresh no matter how intense your workout gets.
Crazytrain LT Shoes (P4,300) from Adidas
For a general gym-based workout, look for breathable shoes that offer ample support. This pair from Adidas has midsole cushioning that supports your feet's arches in the most comfortable way.
Storm Headline Cap (P1,395) from Under Armour
Haven't had the time to go to the barber? Avoid the risk of breakouts and keep your sweat-drenched hair away from your face with a cap, such as this sweat-resistant option from Under Armour.
Focus 500 Sport Wireless Earphones (P3,099) from JBL
Don't underestimate the power of music in keeping you driven no matter how hard your workout gets. These JBL wireless earphones will bring you the motivation you need (care of your favorite gym playlist) to pump iron - plus, they're sweat-resistant, too!