Ritual employees’ favorite gifts of 2021

Ritual is aware of wellness inside and outside. That’s why we turned to staff on the purveyor of transparently made and sourced nutritional vitamins to share with Recommender their favorite gifts to assist hold effectively. Whether or not meaning train, monitoring progress, or simply feeling and looking good, see beneath for merchandise that may assist the individuals in your listing really feel their finest.

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MATE Organic Stretch Leggings and Organic Stretch Sports Bra—$68, $38
As a feminine founder myself, I like to help different manufacturers with ladies on the helm. It helps when the product they create is one thing I like a lot, too. MATE makes comfortable, easy items for exercises that I like to put on whether or not I’m on a hike or chasing my children round the home. —Katerina Schneider, founder and CEO

Garmin Fenix 6 Series watch—$699.99
As a physiologist, I like gathering helpful information on myself by way of swim, bike and run actions. It’s an integral half of my marathon preparation and coaching. For me, Garmin has the very best options for multisport use, and I like the sturdiness, longer battery life, and accuracy of the GPS in comparison with different smartwatch choices. —Dr. Nima Alamadri, chief scientific officer 

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Lululemon Align Bike Shorts—From $58
 These are my “go to” exercise shorts and are unbelievable to wear down operating errands after which straight to a exercise. They’re smooth, snug they usually don’t squeeze into my waist so I can put on all of them day lengthy. —Jenn Cornelius, chief individuals officer


Girlfriend Collective Black Compressive Leggings—$78
I spend lots of time weight coaching on the gymnasium and the very last thing I wish to fear about is that if my leggings are squat proof whereas I’m specializing in understanding. This pair manages to be completely comfortable and really opaque, so I prepare with none self-consciousness. —Jordan Hughes, director of social

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My husband and I acquired a Tonal final spring and it’s shortly change into our favorite exercise companion. The packages with skilled trainers push us to exercise steadily and the pliability of the dynamic cable weight system permits us to focus on all of the muscle teams. It additionally integrates with Apple Watch, Apple Music, and Apple Well being, permitting us to carry these exercises into the remaining of our wellness information. The most effective half – my companion and I can workforce up for companion exercises and share the Tonal as an alternative of preventing over it. —Daniel Archer, vp of engineering

The Class Digital Studio Subscription—From $40
I signed up for a The Class Digital Studio subscription in the course of the top of COVID-19 whereas I used to be pregnant and fell in love with the bodily and psychological facets of the courses. The combination of cardio, sculpting and a meditative apply appears like a exercise trifecta, and the instructors have superior playlists. —Pleasure Chua-Schwartz, vp of enterprise improvement

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Mirror—From $995
I acquired the Mirror as a birthday current a few yr in the past and it has fully modified my strategy to understanding. It doesn’t matter what I’m within the temper for, from calming yoga to high-intensity kickboxing, I can do nearly any form of exercise from the consolation of my own residence. The quantity of choices for various trainers, courses and skill-levels make it straightforward for me to maintain this ritual on a regular basis. —Alicia Wolf, senior director of regulatory affairs

Jade Yoga Mat—From$39.95
I’ve been a Jade yoga mat loyalist for years. It’s made of prime quality, sturdy rubber that gives the very best traction, whether or not you’re flowing in a Vinyasa class or sweating in a heated room. It’s been, and all the time can be, an integral piece of my apply. —Emma Woo, director of client insights

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Nike ZoomX Invincible Run—$180
I’m notably captivated with decreasing harm danger in sport and coaching. That is one of Nike’s data-backed sneakers, designed to extend shock absorption with a wider forefoot for stability. Nike confirmed that the shoe reduces harm charges equal to a previous examined mannequin, proven in a examine to scale back harm by 52%. —Dr. Nima Alamadri, chief scientific officer 

Swift RL Head Lamp by Petzl—$119.95
I like the outside and specific tenting. When dusk comes alongside or I’m beginning to run at nightfall, I like having this moveable and rechargeable headlamp on me. It has a number of beam patterns to fulfill your specific want and this can be very shiny. Having nice visibility at night time and being lively doesn’t have to come back with a twisted ankle. —Michael Houston, senior director of package deal engineering and sustainability


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Theragun Elite—$299
The Theragun rounds out our health apply at house. We use it for warming up the muscle tissue, relieving soreness after a exercise, and serving to to iron out any points which will include a protracted day of sitting at a desk. It’s additionally Bluetooth linked and their app supplies guided programs to make use of it successfully. —Daniel Archer, vp of engineering

Nalgene Narrow Mouth (32 oz) — $14.99
My Nalgene is as important to me as my cellphone or my wifi sign — which is saying lots as somebody who works in social media. I fill this child up 3-4 instances at minimal throughout my day and it makes me really feel like I’m doing my physique a favor even after I’m not doing a lot in any respect. —Jordan Hughes, director of social

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Yeti Rambler 36-oz. bottle with Chug Cap—$49.99
I carry this bottle with me in every single place to maintain my water chilly and accessible as I’m operating round residing that “working mother” life. I like the colour choices and the dimensions of the bottle helps me guarantee my water consumption is on level since I fill it twice a day. —

Canyon Coffee Instant Duo—$40
I’m going to fill you in on just a little secret — I mix my Important Protein with do-it-yourself almond milk, ice, and on the spot espresso as my pre-workout gasoline. I’m large on taste (for those who’ve tried our protein you already know this) so what espresso I take advantage of actually issues to me. My go-to model is Canyon Espresso, their On the spot Duo manages to make a fast ritual a scrumptious one, and it pairs effectively with the vanilla taste of our protein. —Katerina Schneider, founder and CEO

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Alo Yoga 7/8 Airbrush Legging—$88
These leggings are my go-to whether or not I’m understanding or on-the-go for the weekend. Made with high-quality, sturdy and probably the most snug materials, I like the best way these Alo Yoga leggings match and really feel (and form!). —Alicia Wolf, senior director of regulatory affairs

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music Watch—$449.99
I’ve been pre-diabetic since 2015 and I’ve made it a mission to dwell a more healthy life. What’s a greater method to seize your progress than with this Garmin watch? I can seize every thing from my steps, to the quantity of energy burnt, to the quantity of miles I cycled. As a former resident DJ in Los Angeles, having a excessive depth music playlist whereas conducting my exercise was a requirement. This watch permits me to add music onto my watch, so I don’t must carry my cumbersome cellphone on my runs/rides. —Michael Houston, senior director of package deal engineering and sustainability

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OSEA Undaria Algae Body Oil—From $12
I’m an enormous fan of sizzling yoga, however after courses I would like one thing hydrating to take care of my pores and skin. OSEA’s Algae Physique Oil is the right repair — it’s soothing, it’s luxurious, and it makes my pores and skin really feel superb. My buddy’s mom really based the model and I like understanding I’m supporting generations of feminine leaders each time I buy. —Katerina Schneider, founder and CEO

Danner Adrika Hiking Boots—$170
Climbing, tenting, and bopping round U.S. nationwide parks are some of my favorite hobbies. I like my Danner boots, which have been a trusted companion on all of my out of doors adventures. They’re light-weight and have superb traction, however they’re additionally trendy in addition (no pun meant). —Emma Woo, director of client insights

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Manduka PRO 6mm Yoga Mat—$155
I’ve had my Manduka PRO mat for six years and it’s nonetheless going robust. The cushioning supplies vital and comfy help for all my favorite exercises, from sculpting courses to Pilates and from power coaching to restorative yoga and stretching. —Pleasure Chua-Schwartz, vp of enterprise improvement