The Challenger Gear Guide

Take the tackle out of gifting with these sure-to-please picks for those who push the limits
December 21, 2015

Here’s a challenge for you: Score big on gift-giving this season with a better draft of options. An active lifestyle calls for a gift of equal performance and caliber. Our top contenders from Amazon ensure your athlete reaches his goals in the New Year. From innovative eyewear to underwater cameras and more, there’s something for everyone. Equip the fierce competitors on your list with the gift of adventure. You got this.


For the performance tracker Record workouts on and off the field with GPS tracking and multisport modes.

FITBIT SURGE FITNESS SUPER WATCH The perfect gift for the fit-forward competitor, the Fitbit Surge has wrist-based heart rate and multisport features they’ll love.


For the champion gamer Old-school games on new-school tech? Yep, play the updated versions on any device.

PAC-MAN 256–ENDLESS ARCADE MAZE Reinvented for tablets and mobile phones, this classic with a twist will challenge your gamer to power up and outsmart a new band of villains. Available in Amazon Appstore.


For the outdoor explorer Pic or it didn’t happen. Give him the power of proof with a camera that goes anywhere, rain, shine--or splash.

OLYMPUS TG-860 TOUGH WATERPROOF DIGITAL CAMERA The Olympus TG-860 camera will capture all of the extreme ventures your avid athlete will take on.


For the gym fiend Get him amped for his workout with the music that keeps him going.

BEATS SOLO² WIRELESS ON-EAR HEADPHONES The Beats Solo²Wireless headphones deliver clear, dynamic sound with the freedom of movement.



PHOTO Just ask Echo about your favorite team.

With the Amazon Echo--a cloud-based, voice-controlled, at-home automated assistant--you can ask for your team’s latest scores and next scheduled games. Plus find definitions, play music, search Wikipedia, get news, weather, traffic reports and more.

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