Now, we’re not saying that all you need to become healthier in 2018 is a new gym bag. However, we strongly believe it’ll help. Not just because we’re the kind of people who find instant gym motivation in chic new kits either. Although that does help too. No, we believe that a good gym bag is often overlooked as a key component in what can make or break a successful jaunt to the gym.
When it comes to finding a really great gym bag, there certain things we look for. Ask yourself: Have you got room to pack all the grooming essentials you’ll need to make a pre-office workout seamless? Is there plenty of room for transporting your work shoes without having to squish them in? Can you carry it around easily? (No one likes lugging multiple bags with them all day.) Is it chic enough to not embarrass you at post-work happy hour drinks?
You see, there are boxes to be ticked, and Kendall Jenner’s mini LV isn’t going to cut it IRL. So to help you out, we’ve done all the research and found the gym bags that are both chic and functional. Keep scrolling to shop our picks of the best gym bags—no matter your style or fitness preference.