8 Great Gifts Every Athlete Will Love

Athlete Blog v01.jpgWhether you’re shopping for an outdoors lover or a gym buff, you’ll find plenty of great holiday gifts for the athletes in your life at NEX.

For him, grab a pullover hoodie or retro runners. For her, go for a warm fleece or a tri climate jacket. And, for the sports fanatics, there is always room left in the closet for a Huskers track jacket or a baseball cap (congratulations, Cubbies!).

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Men’s adidas Fleece Pullover Hoodie

The fleece-lined Men’s adidas Pullover Hoodie makes for a perfect warm layer to wear under a winter jacket. It is also a great option for the brave guy who’s looking to go for an outdoor run during the winter. You’ll be exercising (or relaxing) in style with this grey and red long-sleeved hoodie.

Find it at: adidas

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Women’s Garner Triclimate Jacket

The versatile 3-in-1 Women’s Garner Triclimate Jacket will take you from the middle of winter through to the spring. The warm, zip-in liner can be used for extra warmth—or you can wear the hooded waterproof shell on its own when the weather warms up a bit. There are even handwarmer pockets in this one!

Find it at: The North Face

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adidas Original Dragon Runners

The adidas Dragon Retro Runners are a lightweight classic that so many have come to love since the style was first introduced in the 1970s. This version has a nylon and suede upper with eco-friendly lining and a wedge midsole for extra comfort. The outsole will give you great traction, and the sneaker offers great overall support and flexibility.

Find it at: adidas

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Men’s Nebraska Cornhuskers Track Jacket

The adidas Nebraska Cornhuskers Fleece Track Jacket is sure to be a hit with the guy who can’t get enough of his favorite college sports team. The low profile collar with a half-zip is perfect for a casual weekend look. The sublimated applique team logo sits on the left chest—appropriately close to any Huskers’ heart.
Find it at: adidas

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Women’s Osito Fleece Jacket

Every active woman needs The North Face Osito Fleece Jacket in her closet. Fleeces don’t get any softer or warmer than this one, which is crafted with a tailored waist and an oversized collar. The material gives you a little bit of stretch for greater mobility, making it perfect for both athletic and casual wear. This silken high-pile fleece comes in multiple different colors; we’re big fans of the “High-Risk Red” shade.


Find it at: The North Face

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Women’s 3-Stripes Track Jacket

If you’re going to work out, you might as well look great doing it. The Women’s adidas 3-Stripes Track Jacket will keep you covered as you get warmed up—and then keep you cool in the middle of your workout with its breathable material. This is perfect for the woman who lives for comfortable workout clothes (…even if she doesn’t make it to the gym!).

Find it at: adidas

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Men’s 3-Stripes Track Pants

The Men’s 3-Stripes adidas Track Pants are an absolute classic. It has become a training basic over the years, with iconic side stripes that you’ll recognize from a block away. Made of 100% polyester tricot, these pants are easy to clean and maintain. Buy them for the man who favors a classic athletic wear look.

Find it at: adidas

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Chicago Cubs Hat & Logo Charm Bracelet

Go Cubbies! After a 108-year drought, the Chicago Cubs won the 2016 World Series. This 39THIRTY Flex Hat from New Era features crisp graphics that match those worn by the players themselves after their victory. For the lady in your life who cheers for the Cubs, gift the Alex and Ani Chicago Cubs Logo Charm Bracelet in Rafaelian Gold.


Find it at: Lids & Kay Jewelers

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