Pick out these 8 affordable pieces of equipment to make a mini-gym at home

Develop a workout routine right at home with these pieces of fitness equipment.
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Start working out at home with these super affordable pieces of equipment! Image courtesy: Shutterstock
Aayushi Gupta Updated: 17 Mar 2021, 17:34 pm IST
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You don’t always need a gym to get fit. You can easily work out right at home to tone up! Many people find that exercising at home is an effective way of reaching their fitness goals. All you need is the right equipment.

Needless to say, investing in a piece of equipment that is within the budget and handy can really change how you feel about getting fit from the comfort of your home.

If you’ve been searching for what to buy to build yourself a compact gym at home, you need to pick something that is easy to use, reliable and safe for you. There are many options available for you, they aren’t only good for beginners but also cheap!

Here are eight pieces of equipment that are easy on the fitness routine and won’t burn a hole in your pocket: 

1. Jimwalt Premium Half Coating Vinyl Kettlebells, Rs 875

A basic 5 to 10 kgs kettlebell weight is one of the most common and affordable accessories for your workout session. It is a versatile tool for building muscle as it targets the abs, shoulders, glutes, pecs, quads, hips, hamstrings, and lats with the simple motion you apply. This kettlebell is smooth, comfortable to handle, and comes with a secure grip.

The Jimwalt Premium Half Coating Vinyl kettlebells are available in 2, 4, 8, 10, 14, 18, 20, 24, 28, 32, 36, and 40 kgs.

2. FEGSY Resistance Bands Set, Rs 999

Resistance band helps gain muscle and tone up the target areas. If you’re a beginner, then you must include this in your equipment list. These bands are durable, portable, and versatile enough to be included in all types of workout routines.

They come in 5 different levels of resistance. You can choose from the yellow band (4.5 kg), green band (13.5kg), blue band (9kg), black band (18kg), and red band (23kg).

3. LACOPINE Adjustable Jumping Rope, Rs 249

Jumping rope is considered to be linked with faster weight loss results, particularly around the abdomen region. It targets the quadriceps, hamstrings, glutes, abdominals, and forearms. It is a great calorie burner.


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This jumping rope is lightweight and portable. It is a fully adjustable rope to provide you with speed and endurance.

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Skipping is the best cardio there ever can be. Image courtesy: Shutterstock
4. Technix Exercise Gym Ball, Rs 1,099

This equipment is designed to improve balance and posture. It will also help you improve strength, coordination and provide muscular strength, core strength, and flexibility.

This Technix Gym Ball is an effective tool for core conditioning, balance training, and increasing flexibility that is useful in workouts like yoga and Pilates.

5. TYZAG Power By Anti-skid Abdominal Ab Roller, Rs 499

An ab roller is effective only if you use it properly. It works on your lower body muscles, including the hips and thighs. What’s more, it improves your balance and physique.

This TYZAG Ab Roller contains 2 wheels, 1 EVA mat, and 1 steel bar with foam handles which ensures a safe and comfortable grip.

6. Redex 20kg Adjustable PVC Dumbbell Set, Rs 1,100

The best part about these adjustable dumbbells is that you can assemble them into two single dumbbells or a dumbbell through connecting rods. Dumbbells are beneficial for muscle gain. Using them regularly can stimulate muscle growth, improve flexibility, and promote coordination.

This set of weights comes in (3kg×4 + 2kg×4) 20kg.

7. Revolex Xtreme Abdominal Roller, Rs 599

This ab roller is simple to use and will not strain your back. In fact, it can help minimize strain. This works on the chest, back, arms, shoulder, and abs.

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Want to get rid of a bulgy upper body? Then, get yourself an abs wheel roller RN. Image courtesy: Shutterstock
8. Mi Smart Band 5-Fitness Band, Rs 2,499

A fitness tracker with a heart rate monitor is safe during your workouts. It’s a smartwatch that also records the number of steps and distance covered along with giving an option for 11 professional sports including yoga and rope skipping. It also has a stress monitor and a sleep monitor.

Some other features of this fitness band include app notifications, music control, call management, weather notification, and alarm provisions. With this band, you’ll be able to understand the effectiveness of your workout.

Ladies, now you know what to pick out to make a mini-gym right at home!

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Aayushi Gupta is a health writer with a special interest in trends related to diet, fitness, beauty and intimate health. With around 2 years of experience in the wellness industry, she is connected to leading experts and doctors to provide our readers with factually correct information. ...Read More

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