AS the holidays approach it can be frustrating to find everything on your holiday shopping list. Some people may not even know what they want. If there is an athlete in your family they may be particularly difficult to shop for. Thankfully, this quick and easy guide will get you on your way to finding the perfect gift for the athlete or physically active person in your family. Consider these gift ideas if you are in a pinch this year.
Most people who are active in a sport or activity typically spend time watching it played on a professional level. Official sports memorabilia can be a great gift. Find out what their favorite team or player is and get them a poster or a jersey. Store.nba.com is a great place to start for officially licensed nba merchandise. Head on over to nfl.com or mlb.com for baseball and football merchandise. Your loved one will light up when they see their favorite athlete on Christmas morning.
If the athlete in your family is into golf there are a limitless number of gift ideas. A new set of clubs would be the ideal gift but they can run hundreds or even thousands of dollars. Have you thought about getting just a singular club? Head to the nearest pro shop or golf outfitters and find out what is the newest and most high tech club on the market. A good driver or putter can completely change a golfer’s game and score. Consider a new club for the golfer in your family.
If the athlete in your family runs on a regular basis they likely have a pair of specialized running shoes. Consider getting them a pair of thermal running socks to pair their favorite shoes with. These socks are made out of a special material that keeps the feet warm on cold winter days without letting sweat and moisture build up inside. Consider a pair of thermal running socks for the avid jogger in your family.