They say summer bodies are made in the winter but why wait until then? If you’ve already got your summer body shining in these streets, don’t start slacking just because sweater season is fast approaching. Being healthy is the move all year long, and we’ve got the perfect accessory to help keep you focused on your fitness journey.
Watches are for more than just telling time and checking your text messages, they can actually help you maintain your slay too. From tracking your sleep and blood oxygen saturation levels and personalized on-screen workouts to friendly challenges, playing your favorite jams and more, we’ve rounded up a few stylish watches that will have you excited about staying fit all year long.
Garmin Vivosmart 4
The Garmin Vivosmart 4 might be small and sleek, but it packs a ton of cool features that we're totally here for. In addition to dedicated activity timers for walks, runs and more, this smartwatch can also monitor REM sleep and can gauge blood oxygen saturation levels. It also tracks your stress levels throughout the day and reminds you to take a breath and relax.
If you're not already on team Apple, you should be. The company's smartwatch might seem like just another way to answer your phone and check the 'gram, but there's so much more to discover. Not only does the watch monitor your sleep, heart rhythm and remind you to breathe and stand throughout the day, Apple Watch also allows you to share your activity progress with friends and family to encourage accountability. It even has activity competitions that allows you to invite a friend to a seven‑day challenge where you earn points.
Sure, you've heard about Fitbit before, but the Versa isn't your average Fitbit. Not only does it track your activity during the day and your sleep at night, but Versa keeps track of your health in other areas by monitoring your menstrual cycle, gives personalized reminders to stay hydrated and provides on-screen workouts that play on your wrist. Added bonus: you can store and play over 300 songs on your watch - no apps required.