Tired of lugging around that sad-looking duffel bag to all your SoulCycle spin classes? Does filling it with all your super cute athleisure wear and fluorescent-hued sneakers seem, well, kind of wrong? Sounds like you’re in need of a gym bag makeover. Just in time to take you into the new year and tackle all your fitness goals is a huge selection of aesthetically pleasing, impressively engineered gym bags. Long gone are the days of basic, bulky, uninspired bags. Today’s best gym bags are just as fashion-forward as the rest of your closet. Not only that, but they tout a whole array of tactical features to organize your loot and keep things fresh. Pick up one of these bad boys and you’ll be left with zero excuses to hit the gym in the morning.
Motivator Duffle, $44.99 at Under Armour
This sleek bag, equipped with cool mesh side pockets for your iPhone, is water-resistant and has a bottom strap that can adjust to carry your yoga mat.
All Day Tote 26L, $128 at Lululemon
This gym bag could easily double as a tote for work.
SDF126 Step To It Duffel, $125 at Shoes.com
This bright bag is large enough for your yoga mat and features a side-entry shoe pocket to help you separate dirtier items.
Herschel Supply Co.
Sutton Duffle Mid-Volume, $59.99 at Herschel Supply Co.
Planning some Tough Mudder-level activity? This duffel comes with a drainable base with metal grommets.
Rolled Duffle Bag, $44.99 at CALIA
This gym bag was designed by country music’s most fashionable star, Carrie Underwood.