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What's the Most Expensive Piece of Fitness Gear You Own?

What's the Most Expensive Piece of Fitness Gear You Own?

I know we are not supposed to love material possessions, but right now I am carrying on a hot and steamy affair with my new road bike.

I mean hot and steamy as in burning up the calories and sweating profusely — and it's wonderful. Yep, I took the plunge and upgraded from my 10-year-old hybrid to a sweet ride by Specialized. I paid a pretty penny, but I know this relationship is going to last. My bike is by far the most expensive piece of fitness gear I own. What about you?

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Soniabonya Soniabonya 7 years
Fit, I am drooling over that bike!! I would love to get a new bike, I'm thinking mountain than road, and was saving some for it and the wedding but hello unexpected emergency and there goes my $$. Grrr. Wish bikes weren't so expensive. Hmm... the most expensive gear I own? Um.... my waterproof Timex heart rate monitor which just freaking broke over the weekend in the pool!! Water somehow got in it and bam, messed with it. :( Other than that, perhaps my collection of workout dvds.
sparklestar sparklestar 7 years
Probably my iPhone.
runningesq runningesq 7 years
Allytta --- call Garmin! my 205 started acting up, and I sent it back to them... an they sent me a refurbished one that works beautfilly. they are a great company!
Allytta Allytta 7 years
HRM, which is out of batteries - i used it 4 times maybe. thanks a lot garmin
0fashionqueen 0fashionqueen 7 years
I just got in to working out seriously and my iPod is the most expensive thing I have for now.
mschelley mschelley 7 years
my iPod, sneaks, and kettlebell are my top 3 expensive items
christielove76 christielove76 7 years
Hmm. I can't remember which costs more...either my bike or my Garmin.
Spectra Spectra 7 years
Probably my elliptical machine, but I really want a Precor elliptical (they are over $3000 for certain models). Maybe when mine dies, I'll replace it with a Precor...that would be so cool!
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 7 years
My skiing outfit. It was over $300 bucks.
MLH1 MLH1 7 years
I would say my skiing equipment, way too much money invested in that, but I haven't used them in about 3 years. So out of the equipment I actually use, it is my running shoes. Or my gym membership.
BetterBody BetterBody 7 years
Definitely my bike. I dropped like $600 on it and unfortunately do not use it that much :(
syako syako 7 years
Oooh a sale! Great find. It's a beauty that's for sure.
chloe-bella chloe-bella 7 years
In aggregate, my lululemon workout clothes :) Going by one piece alone, my Garmin forerunner GPS watch. SO handy though!
Fitness Fitness 7 years
syako — I think the Trek Madrone WSD are great bikes, but the Ruby Comp was on sale at a bike store 1/2 mile from my house. Just had it fitted and am rearing to go!
darc5204 darc5204 7 years
My shoes! I have a bunch of gear for a lot of different sports, but none of it is independently expensive.
lydialee_home lydialee_home 7 years
Definitely my Bike - I got it 10 years ago - around 1000 for my first Danskin Triathlon. And since then, I have upgrade diff components.
Yogaforlife Yogaforlife 7 years
My elliptical - well like vanonymous, mine was a freebie that I got since my mom never used it.
courtneyd courtneyd 7 years
My bike! It's the first bike I've had since I was 10 years old, and I'm loving it. I rode 12 miles yesterday. My iPod comes in at a close second, though.
runningesq runningesq 7 years
oh, my... she's BEAUTIFUL, fit ! My tri bike - at $1100 - is my most expensive piece of gear.. but the Ironman itself is getting quite pricey (plane tickets to cozumel, hotel, race entry fee at $550, shipping my bike, nutrition, food, gear, etc.)
Kimpossible Kimpossible 7 years
our treadmill, but we're going to be getting rid of it soon.. it's served it's purpose (got my butt off the couch and got into fitness), I don't need it anymore, so I figured it can find a new loving home ;-)
syako syako 7 years
Loves it Fit! I see you didn't go for that Trek after all. I got a road bike a month ago and it's by far the most expensive piece of fitness gear. But like you, it's worth it and it will definitely last!
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