Have a friend who's crazy about sports? Check out our Top 5 Gift Ideas for the Sports Lover!
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Top 5 Gift Ideas for A Sports Lover:
1. Sports Apparel
A sports lover will never have enough sports apparel! Here's a few online stores with affordable and stylish sports apparel!
Whether your friend or loved one is into jogging, yoga, or just gym, Cotton On's activewear has got you covered!
Zalora carries many sports brands such as Nike, Underamour, Asics, New Balance, and even its own Zalora Sports label.
The shipping is very fast, plus you get further discounts with credit cards! Check the latest Zalora promotions here!
BQ's tip: Zalora is having a 15% off selected sports collection from now till 24 November 2016!
Use the coupon codes:
Uniqlo has a small collection of sportswear such as their Airism tops and bottoms which feel as light as air, for superb refreshing comfort. Packed with comfort features, they provide a long-lasting fresh feel even in warm weather. You can wear them for sports or casual wear!
BQ Tip: Get $5 off on your first purchase when you sign up for an account on Uniqlo's SG estore and shipping is free above S$60. There are also online exclusive promotions on a weekly basis!
ASOS carries a huge variety of brands, from the usual sports brands like Adidas, Converse, Reebok, New Balance, Nike. They also carry other brands like Fila, Kappa, Champion etc, and also the luxury brands such as Polo Sports by Ralph Lauren if you want to splurge! They also have an extensive swimwear collection.
BQ Tip: Definitely shop at the upcoming Black Friday sale, stay updated with us! Shipping is free for purchases above S$20, and dun forget, returns are now FREE from Singapore!
2. Fitness Trackers
Fitness trackers track your fitness performance, some includes built-in heart rate monitors and even sync with your mobile phone!
Some popular Fitness Trackers to check out:
Fitbit Charge 2 Fitness Wristband S$218 - S$248
Make every beat count with Fitbit Charge 2™—the all-new heart rate and fitness wristband. Maximize workouts with PurePulse heart rate, multi-sport modes and Connected GPS. Track all-day activity, exercise and sleep. And make the most of your routine with smartphone notifications, Reminders to Move and guided breathing sessions.
BQ Tip: There's different sizes and colours for men and women!
Misfit Ray Rose Gold Sportband S$159
Blessed with clean lines, this tracker from Misfit isn't just about functionality, it is about seamless style too. So fret not, you definitely look good with it on your wrist, as it diligently delivers the sleep and fitness tracking you need to keep you motivated. Never lose sight of your fitness goal with this.
BQ Tip: This is perfect for the ladies! Rose gold, who can resist? It makes a stylish accessory too!
Buy it here at Zalora!
Garmin vívosmart® HR - Black S$178
- Sleek band is comfortable to wear all day, and the always-on display shows your stats, even in sunlight
- Displays steps, distance, calories, heart rate, floors climbed and activity intensity
- Receive text, call, email, calendar and social media alerts²
- Control your music and your VIRB® action camera (sold separately) all from your wrist
- Reminds you to stay active with move bar and vibration alert
Buy it here at Lazada!
Samsung Gear Fit 2 S$248
Now you don't have to worry about bringing your cellphone with you. Devised by Samsung, this sports band is here to help you towards your goal by tracking your running route, distance and speed in real time with precision and dedication.
Buy it here at Zalora!
Xiaomi 0.42" OLED Touch Screen Mi Band 2 Smart Bracelet Replace Band $41
- Water-proof: IP67
- Bluetooth Version: Bluetooth v4.0
- Touch Screen Type: Yes
- Operating System: Android 4.4,Android 4.4.1,Android 4.4.2,iOS,others
- Compatible OS: Support Bluetooth 4.4 Android 4 above system, iOS7.0 above system
- Battery Capacity: Lithium polymer 70 mAh
- Standby Time: 20 days
- Other Features:Call reminder, Measurement of heart rate,Pedometer, Sleep management, SMS Reminding
BQ Tip: For something more affordable, consider Xiaomi's fitness trackers! This comes with a replacement band in bright colour to add a pop of colour to your outfit!
Buy it here from Lazada!
Apple Watch Nike+ S$548 - S$588
For the love of running.
Motivation in motion. Pure and simple fun. Apple Watch Nike+ is the latest in a long-running partnership between two of the world’s most innovative brands. From leading-edge comfort to the way it connects you to your running buddies through the Nike+ Run Club, it’s your perfect running partner — on your wrist.
BQ: To splurge, this Apple Watch Nike+ is the perfect gift for the avid jogger!
Buy it here from Apple!
3. Sports Headsets
Music is essential when you are working out! A good sports headset with awesome sound provides you extra incentive to work out more!
Some popular sports headsets to check out:
Audio Technica ATH-SPORT3 $68
Sonic Sports line is the latest addition to Audio-Technica’s sports series that will keep you driven while you tone those muscles. The active fit earphones are lightweight and immensely comfortable on the ears. The Sonic Sports line also comes with an added safety feature, the Active Fit ear tips. Active Fit ear tips are highly recommended for joggers and cyclists who frequent the road by allowing you to hear ambient sounds from environmental dangers.
Buy it here at Stereo!
JayBird Bluebuds X2 Sport Wireless Bluetooth Headphones (Storm) $219.99
Jaybird X2 is the world's smallest bluetooth headphones that packs an incredible 8 hours of play time. Enjoy a full day of music and calls, or work out an hour a day for an entire week on a single charge.
X2 rewrites the rules of Bluetooth, delivering a wireless sound you've never heard before in a super-small package weighing in at only 13.9g.
Shift, native Bluetooth SBC codec, and SignalPlus delivers skip-free music with a level of purity and sound that rivals and challenges the very best in wired headphones.
Includes COMPLY Premium Sport Foam Ear Tips, newly designed patented sport ear fins hug into the top, back & lower surfaces of the ear.
The patented sports ear cushions hug into the top, back & lower surface areas of the ear.
1 year Singapore warranty and Jaybird lifetime warranty against sweat.
Buy it here from Headphones.sg!
Sennheiser CX 686G Sports Earphones S$89.00
Make the most of your time at the gym with Sennheiser’s CX 686G SPORTS . The innovative Slide-to-Fit mechanism ensures that these earphones sit securely and comfortably while you stay focused on your workout, and the high-output drivers deliver stereo sound that will inspire you to new levels of performance. Lightweight yet robust, the CX 686G SPORTS is also rugged enough to withstand the punishment of heavy-duty use, and thanks to the clever design of the ear canal coupling, you’ll be able to enjoy your favorite music without distracting background noise.
Buy it here at Hachi.Tech!
Jabra Sport Pace Wireless Sports Headphones (Red) S$169.99
Jabra Sport Pace wireless sports earbuds with premium sound, secure fit and integrated training app to enhance any sport. Take the next step on your fitness journey and free your workout from cables.
Buy it here from Headphones.sg!
B&O Beoplay H5 SGD 379.00
Beoplay H5 give you an immersive listening experience that transforms the everyday. From the daily commute to the evening run, Beoplay H5 wireless earphones deliver outstanding Bang & Olufsen Signature Sound for your active, everyday life.
Buy it here from Stereo!
Also check out other designs at the mentioned websites and Lazada here (remember to check the reviews of the shop before buying!)
4. Other Sports Accessories
Sports accessories like socks, caps, water bottles, wristbands, yoga mats etc are always well received if you have a budget!
5. Trial Fitness Lessons
How about getting trial fitness lessons for your friend who wants to keep fit or wants to try a new form of exercise?
Groupon has many trial fitness classes you can purchase for gifts! Here are some you can consider:
All prices are accurate as at 19 November 2016.
BQ hopes that this list gives you some ideas what to buy for your loved ones and that they will love the gifts!
Remember to check for the latest promotions and coupon codes at BQ.sg!
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