Holiday Gift Guide: sports gifts


The game clock is ticking down and you're running out of time to find those perfect gifts that will score a "W" with your family and friends. But don't worry, we're here with the assist. We've collected some great gift ideas sure to score big with all the athletes (and wannabe athletes) on your list.

Wilson X connected football

Give your aspiring quarterback a data-driven edge. This NFL official sized "smart" ball measures distance, speed, spiral efficiency and catch/drop averages and delivers the data wirelessly to the Wilson X app. Remember, the numbers don't lie.

$199.99 | fanatics.com

Marvel Kettlebell and Weight Plates

Your favorite fitness freak will be able to pump iron (or should we say, "Ironman") with these Marvel-inspired superhero kettlebells and weight plates. Even Captain America never had it so good.

From $119.95 | nike.com

G-Form Youth Protective Gear

And speaking of superheroes, the little leaguer on your list will feel like one decked out in protective gear from G-Form. These low profile guards provide extra protection for your heavy hitter and extra peace of mind for you.

From $19.99 | g-form.com

UA Recovery Sleepwear

Hey, if it's good enough for Tom Brady, it's good enough for the athlete on your list. This unique sleepwear from Under Armour utilizes something called Far Infrared technology that helps you sleep better and recover faster.

From $59.99 | underarmour.com

Smith Lowdown Focus Sunglasses

When paired with the Smith Focus app, these shades help athletes develop a heightened sense of self-awareness and focus control through cognitive training. And when you're not giving your brain a workout? They'll be your go-to glasses for looking cool.

$299 | smithoptics.com

Rhone Workout Wear

Sure, Rhone makes high-performance wear that is sure to become your workout junkie's gear of choice for the gym, but get used to seeing it a lot. It looks (and feels) so good, he'll want to wear it everywhere else.

From $54 | rhone.com

Sports Video Games

Who says you have to get off the couch to be an athlete? Stuff your gamer's stocking with some of the year's best sports titles and let the games begin!

PES 2018 - From $39.99 | amazon.com
NBA 2K18 - $55.99 | amazon.com
Madden 18 - From $47.91 | amazon.com

"Shoe Dog" by Phil Knight

There is arguably no company that has had a bigger impact on the world of sports than Nike. And who better to tell the story of its humble and rocky beginnings and ultimate rise to domination than the man who started it all. Even Bill Gates thinks it's an "amazing tale."

$15.42 | amazon.com

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