Holiday gifting can be stressful–so many people to buy for, no time to do it, and countless options of what to purchase. Let us help.
HVMN's team is composed of a diverse group of engineers and scientists and athletes and designers with an array of interests. Here, we suggest some of our favorite products for both athletes and non-athletes alike to make the gifting season a little easier.
Nut butter is a staple pre-workout and recovery food for many endurance athletes. It's a great mix of macronutrients, and a more substantial and long-lasting source of energy than jelly or other processes spreads. This collection of "adult" savory nut butters will open your mind to a new world of finger-licking spreadable joy. Consider this gift for anyone who likes to set themselves up for their long weekend run with a slab of sourdough smothered in nut butter deliciousness. Buy it here (we're partial to the chocolate chili almond butter). – Dr. Brianna Stubbs, Head of Science
Bodyweight strength training is a great way to improve overall fitness. These bars are lightweight, portable and durable, providing an easy workout tool just about anywhere. They’re extremely functional, and can be used for many different types of exercises. Consider this gift for someone who needs to beef up their home gym, or for the person who has so little time to workout they need to do it anywhere. Check them out here. – Paul Benigeri, Head of Ecommerce
Our gift guide would be incomplete without our flagship product, HVMN Ketone. It’s a great gift for any athlete who wants to try the most cutting edge sports nutrition and fuel on the market. When was the last time you gave a gift that inspired someone? For the athlete in your life, HVMN Ketone can unlock their personal best. Help them train and perform like the pros already using HVMN Ketone (including Tour de France cyclists, NFL teams, elite marathoners and a world record-breaking cyclist). Buy it now. – Michael Brandt, Co-founder and COO
Peak performance starts with a healthy mind and body. HVMN Performance Supplements go hand-in-hand with HVMN Ketone, gifting athletes a total approach to overall fitness and health. Think HVMN Ketone for that long, weekend run and Kado, our Omega-3 healthkit, to kickstart the post-workout, anti-inflammation recovery. Plus, they’re great stocking stuffers, and you can get a subscription–it's the gift that keeps on giving. Buy them now. – Michael Lee, Head of Design
We all get stressed out–not just around the holiday season. This neck wrap can be reused over and over again for the always-stressed person in your life. Put it in the microwave for heat tension relief after a long day of typing at your desk, or keep it frozen to ice after a long workout. It’s also filled with therapeutic herbs for aromatherapy. Consider this gift for anyone who has a tight neck or shoulders (read: all of us). Get it here. – Chrissy Ensley, Head of Product Development, Operations, and Supply Chain
Durable and lightweight, this bag can be used from the gym to the tarmac to just about anywhere. It’s spacious and easy to carry (coming with a detachable shoulder strap) and is built to last. This might be a gift for the person still using plastic bags to carry their stuff around. Check it out here. – Nate Martins, Editorial and Communications Lead
Sleep is necessary for optimal performance and better overall health. Oil diffusers are a great way to usher in a state of relaxation pre-bedtime, filling the room with soothing mist to encourage a good night’s sleep. By filling the air with moisture, it can also help with dry skin or sinus irritation. Consider coupling it with Yawn for a super-charged sleep routine. Check out the oil diffuser here. Buy Yawn here. – Zhill Olonan, Head of Podcast
Wireless headphones are a must for runners and other athletes. These stay in the ear comfortably, are lightweight and water-resistant. With 12 hours of battery life, they should last the length of your marathon–and them some. They’re also great for both commuting or traveling. Get them here. – Adam Ismaeil, Head of Customer Success
Happy holidays from all of us here at HVMN!
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