If your loved one (or yourself!) has started to work on their New Year resolutions, why not put a couple of personal training sessions in their stocking this year? Southside’s premier fitness studio, Strive Fitness offers a whole host of programmes and services for those starting on their fitness journey and fanatics alike. Its 4,000 square foot indoor facility and outdoor training area boasts some of the most passionate personal trainers in the city, helping Sassy girls (and guys) all over Honkers to achieve their health and fitness goals. After gorging on turkey and festive cocktails, we’ll be ready for a good sweat session come January!
Sassy perk: Sign up for a personal training session and bag yourself a complimentary, 30-minute nutrition session with its in-house nutrition specialist. Simply use the *code “Strive for Sassy 2017” when booking your session. *Expires Wednesday, 28 February, 2018
Strive Fitness, Shop 415, The Arcade, Cyberport, Hong Kong, www.strivefitnesshk.com, sign up for three personal training sessions for $2,000 (normally $1,200 per session)
Built specifically for yoga teachers and practitioners, Manduka aims at reducing each yogi’s carbon footprint by keeping its mats completely sustainable, creating the first ever 100% recyclable yoga mat! Is that amazing or what? These zero-waste mats are offered in a variety of sizes, colours and materials so whether you’re getting one for a professional or a beginner, its got you covered.
Available from Caelum Greene
Read more: What Kind of Yoga is Right for You?
Whether you’re someone who’s always on the go or passionate about a healthy brekkie, this household appliance is perfect, because surprise surprise – it’s a bottle and a blender in one! Ideal for a quick breakfast or post-workout fix, explore the large selection of these multifunctional blenders for an economical and pretty cool gift.
Available at any Fortress store, more info here
Are you the kind of person that just has too much baggage? From gym shoes and sports bras to notebooks and laptops, no one wants a bag overflowing with junk and smelling like socks. Fact + Fiction is a brand that offers a range of bags that provide fashion and functionality in one! Say whaaat? We’re loving its Sophia Gym Tote as not only does it look seriously stylish and sophisticated, but it fits everything we need day to day.
Fact + Fiction, international shipping! Order your tote here for $1,492
Okay, so this is pretty cool – Sans is a smart solution for your smoothie that vacuum seals it in a compact bottle, letting you enjoy your drink anytime, anywhere. The true beauty of this product lies in the lid which has a vacuum pump (how on earth?) that removes all the air (bye bye brown sludge!) and preserves the nutrients in your drink, whether it be a juice, smoothie or protein-shake, keeping it fresh for longer. Go ahead and order one of these cute bottles online in time for Christmas!
Check out alternatives in Parknshop or Taste from $169!
Not only is music good for the soul, but it is also indefinitely the key to a sweaty work-out! We all know how frustrating it is to try and go for a run or lift weights with headphone wires getting in our way, but Jaybird’s popular wireless buds are micro-sized and sweat-proof. They even come in a case which charges on the go! Time to pull up some heart-pumping tracks…
Available at numerous stores across Hong Kong; including AEON, Broadway, Fortress and the K11 Design Store. For more information on Jaybird’s resellers, visit their site here.
Featured image sourced via getty images, image #1 credited to YogabyCandace via Pinterest, image #2 courtesy of Fortress, image #3 courtesy of Fact + Fiction, image #4 courtesy of SANS, image #5 credited to gymaholic.co