Gift Ideas for Active Moms

Mackenzie Lobby
by Mackenzie Lobby
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Gift Ideas for Active Moms

We all know what a challenge fitting in exercise can be amid all of life’s obligations and responsibilities. Especially for active moms, working out can quickly fall to the bottom of the priority list. So give mom a little extra motivation this Mother’s Day with a gift that will contribute to her health and fitness. Flowers and chocolate are nice, but any on-the-go, active mom will appreciate a gift that keeps her up, running and feeling healthy.

Roll Recovery

Roll Recovery

Get a professional-level full-body massage with Roll Recovery’s deep-tissue roller. Targeting the IT bands, quads, hamstrings, calves, shins, glutes and arms, this at-home tool will leave mom feeling relaxed, recovered and ready for the next day’s workout.


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“Aim True” book

“Aim True” book

The subtitle of “Aim True” explains its contents perfectly: Love your body, eat without fear, nourish your spirit, discover true balance. What mom wouldn’t want those things?


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Spafinder personal-training gift card

Spafinder personal-training gift card

Even the most experienced athletes can garner valuable knowledge from a personal trainer. Hook your mom up with a gift card for a one-on-one session with a local trainer to help up her game in everything from Spinning to Pilates and more.


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Massage Envy gift card

Massage Envy gift card

Give your mom the gift of stress relief and relaxation with a Massage Envy gift card. Offering a variety of massage therapies, including sports massage, trigger-point therapy, Swedish massage and prenatal massage, there’s something for every mom.


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Spotify gift card

Spotify gift card

There’s nothing like music to get mom pumped for a workout. A Spotify gift card will provide her access to millions of new tracks, which may be just the ticket to keeping her inspired and ready to tackle the road ahead.


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Jawbone JAMBOX

Jawbone JAMBOX

Whether mom is heading to the park for boot camp or the basement treadmill, a Jawbone JAMBOX can crank out tunes just about anywhere. The BIG JAMBOX offers room-filling sound in a 10-inch package and the MINI JAMBOX is perfect to take on the go.


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Inspirational travel mugs

Inspirational travel mugs

We all can use a little extra inspiration some days. Enter the CafePress travel mugs adorned with motivational phrases that will help boost mom’s spirit every day of the week.


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Manduka To & Fro yoga mat bag

Manduka To & Fro yoga mat bag

If mom has a yoga mat she simply tosses in the trunk or the backseat of the car, it’s time to get her a proper mat bag. The To & Fro is an eco-friendly, top-loading bag that works for everything from daily practice to long-distance travel.


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Believe Training Journal

Believe Training Journal

For the mother runner in your life, the Believe Training Journal provides a personal training diary and workbook to track workouts and keep her motivated. Including prompts on training, goal setting, nutrition, recovery and much more, this is a whole lot more than your run-of-the-mill training log.


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Georgie Designs athletic jewelry

Georgie Designs athletic jewelry

Help mom showcase her active lifestyle long after she stops sweating with a Georgie Designs accessory. With bracelets, necklaces and earrings available, these pieces of jewelry beautifully encompass the strength and beauty of active moms everywhere.


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Gift Ideas for Stylish Moms

Explore this collection of stylish gifts to help you celebrate this mother's day.


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Gift Ideas for Food-Loving Moms

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Looking for more ideas? Check out our other gift guides.

About the Author

Mackenzie Lobby
Mackenzie Lobby

Mackenzie Lobby Havey is a freelance journalist and coach based in Minneapolis. She contributes to a variety of magazines and websites including TheAtlantic.com, OutsideOnline.com, espnW.com, Runner’s World and Triathlete Magazine. She holds a master’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota, and is a USA Track and Field certified coach. When she’s not writing, she’s out biking, running, and cross-country skiing around the city lakes with her dog.

 

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