SI Staff
Wednesday June 15th, 2016

Need gift ideas for your adventurous or fitness fanatic dad? SI Edge has you covered this Father’s Day.

Zepp 2

PC Mag


Available here: ​​| Cost: $149.99

If your dad is a golf guy, spoil him this Father’s Day with the Zepp 2, which is a device that measures club speed, hand speed, and backswing—among others—by attaching to your golf glove. The Zepp 2 connects the information to your smart device, where you are then able to examine the data, view a 3D 360-degree visualization of your swing and receive personalized coaching to help improve your game. The Zepp 2 is also a multi-sport device.

Showers Pass Crosspoint Waterproof Socks

Showers Pass

Available here: | Cost: $35

Give dad's feet the gift of dryness and comfort with these Showers Pass Crosspoint Waterproof Socks. Designed to keep wet feet dry, dad will be happy pursuing an outdoor activity in any type of damp weather or wet terrain.

Nathan Light Spur Shoe Safety Light


Available here: | Cost: $20

If your dad is notorious for running or biking in the darkness, gift him the Nathan Light Spur Shoe Safety Light that clips onto the heel of your shoe. The water-proof, lightweight design won’t get in the way of dad’s efforts.

SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS Messenger


Available here: | Cost: $149.95

With its real-time tracking updates and ability to notify emergency responders, the SPOT Gen3 GPS Tracker will ensure you that dad is always safe on the trail.


Tower Adventurer Inflatable Stand Up Paddle Board


Available here: | Cost: $565

Give your dad a stand up paddle board and take him paddle boarding all in the same day on Father’s Day. The Tower Adventurer inflatable stand up paddle board is good looking, and with the ability to be rolled up, this SUP is perfect for hauling to and from the beach.




​Available here: | Cost: $249.99

The Coffeeboxx is designed to be used in the harshest of conditions, and is therefore the perfect gift for the dad who demands a good cup of coffee, no matter the environment. The Coffeeboxx is water-resistant, dust-resistant, rust-resistant, and can withstand a 1/4 ton load. Dad will love bringing this on the most extreme of adventures.

Igloo Trailmate Cooler


Available here: | Cost: $299.99

If you’re thinking of a gift for the father of all fathers, look no further than the father of all coolers. Dad can haul this ultimate all-terrain cooler to the sidelines of a soccer game, to the pavement of a parking lot tailgate, or through a wooded trail.

Polar H7 Bluetooth Smart Heart Rate Sensor 

Heart Rate Monitors USA

Available here: | Cost: $46.95

With the Polar H7 Bluetooth Smart Chest Transmitter, dad will be able to exercise without worrying that he is pushing his body too far. The device measures your heart rate and comfortably straps around your chest. By using Bluetooth Smart, the data seamlessly connects to your smart device.

Fitbit Blaze



Available here: | Cost: $199.95

Adding to the Fitbit craze, the Fitbit Blaze will keep dad looking cool and will also help him get in shape for the summer. The watch tracks time asleep and time restless, measures all-day activity and analyzes performance in multiple sports, including running and biking.

Uniqlo Light Pocketable Hooded Jacket



Available here: | Cost: $39.90

Dads love anything hassle-free, especially while out on an adventure, so why not gift him this well-priced Uniqlo water-resistant jacket that can be folded into one of its own pockets?

Million Mile Light



Available here: | Cost: $39.99

The Million Mile Light will certainly keep dad safe during his sunrise, sunset, or low-light runs. The device can be clipped onto apparel or onto one of Flip Belt's fitness beltsThe wearable, waterproof, motion-powered light never requires batteries and flashes every time you take a step, ensuring safety at all times. 

Picnic Time Ventura Portable Backpack Seat

Bed Bath and Beyond

Available here: | Cost: $52.99

Whether it’s a Saturday at the soccer field, a Sunday at the stadium, or a Tuesday on the trail, dad will enjoy being equipped with this comfortable Picnic Time Portable Backpack Seat that has a padded six-position backrest and a padded bottom.

Fitletic Ultimate Race Belt II



Available here: | Cost: $28.95

Make dad's next Tough Mudder a bit less tough with the Fitletic Ultimate Race Belt. The belt contains a waterproof pouch and an extra mini pouch that will ensure your smart device or keys are safe. The belt also has toggles that you can attach your race number to.

Barebones Pathfinder Cooler



Available here: | Cost: $60

This trendy, leather-trimmed, water-resistant cooler is perfect for the outdoor dad. It can hold up to 16, 12 oz. cans or a 6 pack of long neck bottles and all materials are FDA approved, so it’s sure to be dad approved.

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