For those of you still going strong with your new years health and fitness resolutions, give yourselves a well deserved pat on the back. For those of us just getting started in incorporating a fitness routine into our daily lives, why not go green too, with these sustainably made gym gear within a reasonable price range.
UK based BAM clothing sells sustainable lightweight gym clothing for men and women, priding itself on its transparent supply chain and eco-friendly production processes . Here you’ll find good quality gym gear manufactured responsibly by fairly treated and paid garment workers. Since 2006 BAM has donated over £10,000 to Rainforest Foundation and Rainforest Concern.
Lightweight and produced from fewer materials as part of Nike’s waste reduction technology, this two tone stunner of a trainer £91 from Chain Reaction Cycles, is the latest in cutting edge sustainable design.
Fair Trade Accessories
SAK bag fair trade yoga bags come in a range of colours and are handmade and waterproof. Sold at Etsy at £16, they’re practical, reusable and washable, lovingly made in Scotland from quality durable materials.
Manufactured from 10 plastic bottles, Nike Legend leggings £39, are sustainably produced from a dri-FIT stretch jersey fabric, that’s breathable and lightweight.