Eco-Inspired Fitness Gear
Just in time for Earth Day, get moving with these fabulous eco-friendly fitness finds in exercise wear and gear! Good for you and the planet – SheKnows.com highlights the top planet-friendly picks designed for a fit and active lifestyle this spring.
Top 11 eco-friendly fitness finds
Head outdoors as the weather warms up with your little one in tow with the new eco-classic carrier from kokopax! This lightweight, stylish, eco-friendly carrier weighs a mere 3 lbs. and offers a safe, comfortable ride for babies and toddlers up to 35 lbs. Made of 100 percent cotton canvas fabric printed using a combination of Oeko-Tex Standard 100 and GOTS eco-friendly certified dyes, the eco-classic carrier features a stowable, padded hip belt, a 5-point safety harness and an adjustable frame that provides an ideal fit for Mom or Dad. Plus, it's the perfect carrier for traveling as it can stow away neatly in airline overhead bins! Available in six eco-friendly fabric patterns, including flutter, road trip, whisper, sprout, bubbles take-two and pax -- and each style comes with its own koko carry bag.
Cocoon your foot in comfort as you hit the trail with Cushe Footwear's newest style, the Shucoon MJ! The first shoe to be debuted in the Cushe C.L.I.M.A.T.E. Project (Contains Low Impact Materials And Thinking Environmentally), the Shucoon leaves a lighter footprint on the earth. Made of a combination of 100 percent organic cotton, 70 percent recycled lycra, and 60 percent recycled jersey, among other environmentally friendly materials, the Shucoon is available in pink/purple, black, green, and off-white.
Grab your morning cup of java and keep your hands protected with this reusable cuff from RuMe! Not just a coffee sleeve, this eco-friendly cuff also functions as a safe, secure armband wallet to wear while running, working out or practicing your tree poses in the park. Were you aware that each year 1.1 billion single-use coffee sleeves are discarded? To combat this issue, RuMe created this machine-washable cuff built for an active but mindful on-the-go lifestyle.
Eco-chic and extremely stylish, this vintage-inspired purse organizer from Plaid Doctrine helps busy women keep their wallet, keys, phone and small essentials together when switching from bag to bag. Go from work to yoga class to dinner with ease using the locally sewn, eco-friendly purse organizer made from high-performance recycled plastics made from plastic bottles. Both stain- and water-resistant, the organizer is available in red or blue plaid.
h3Go! This innovative new portable filtration system from CamelBak provides freshly filtered water – anywhere! The CamelBak Groove filters ordinary tap water as you drink, so you can stay hydrated on the move. The extremely durable, reusable, BPA-free spillproof bottle features a filter inside that provides three months of fresh water. Now that's groovy!
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