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Workout gear guaranteed to get 2016 off on the right foot!

Story by Tamara Tyree




Lululemon’s Down for a Run Jacket features Glyde fabric for wind-and water-resistance and includes sweat-wicking Rulu fabric side panels. Made with 800-fill-power goose down, this jacket is perfect for your daily run, whether it be on the trail or to the store! $198.




Don’t hit the trail without the Nathan SonicMount Universal Armband. Made of moisture-wicking fabric, it has secure side grips that let you attach or detach your phone instantly. Universal design fits most smartphones and cases. $35, available at Dick’s Sporting Goods.




Searching for something flattering while you work off all those holiday indulgences? The Z5 Tee from Zella features curve-enhancing seaming and flaw-minimizing ruching in a breathable, ultra-lightweight four-way stretch fabric. Bonus: the smooth flatlock seaming is designed for minimal rubbing and irritation. $35.




Nike’s new Zoom Winflo 2 Running Shoes feature updated upper construction with Flywire technology, which works in tandem with the engineered mesh to increase lockdown support and airflow. These marvels also include a zoom unit in the heel for responsive bounce back and a molded sockliner for extra cushioning underfoot. Now hop to it! Shown in Magenta, available at Dick’s Sporting Goods, $90.




Consider this your monthly reminder to live healthier! The Bulu Box is a monthly subscription box that delivers four to five premium samples from top brands for you to try. Available in Original, which provides samples such as sports nutrition and healthy snacks, or Weight Loss, which includes energy aids, healthy snacks, sleep aids and fat-burners – even bonus items like fitness gear and kitchen tools! Starting at just $10 per month, Bulu Box is offering a 50% discount for 3, 6 or 12 month subscriptions to KCH&S readers using the code WONDERFUL.




This lightweight aluminum Threshold Water Bottle with wide screw top for ice, easy flip lid, and loop handle for carrying works great for staying hydrated and inspired. $12.99.




The Brooks Streaker Ombre Running Tights are just the motivation you need to head out for a stylish run. The moisture-wicking Drilayer fabric shapes to your body for a personalized fit for keeping you cool and dry, while a wide stretch waistband offers maximum support and comfort. Shown in currant/navy, available at Nordstrom. $105.




The new Denali Thermal Etip Gloves from North Face are outfitted with touchscreen compatibility. Made of heavyweight high-loft fleece with synthetic gripper palms to ensure a good grip when out in the elements. Available in seven colors, from extra small to large, $35.




Jabra’s Sport Pulse Wireless Earbuds provide more than just high quality Dolby sound. An integrated biometric built-in heart rate monitor with clinical-grade accuracy provides direct updates via your inner ear. Also synchronize them to your phone for pace and distance alerts or use the Bluetooth and NFC controls to answer calls. No excuses to miss a workout now! $199.99. Available at Dick’s Sporting Goods.




Don’t start your downward-facing dog on just any yoga mat! Garnet Hill’s Zinni Yoga Mat is made by Gaiam and features a soothing white flower on a purple background and gives you almost six feet of textured, cushioned surface on which to get your zen on. $24.




Store your necessities in the FlipBelt – a tubular pocket you wear like a belt, with multiple openings to fit your phone, keys or whatever you need for your workout. Flip the belt inside out and everything gets locked in place. Available at Bed, Bath and Beyond, $29.

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