Choosing the right clothes and footwear for the gym is almost as important for some people as choosing the right clothes and shoes to go ‘out out’! But it doesn’t just stop at the leggings, the vest top, and Nikes. These days it’s all about the accessories too, right down to choosing the perfect Apple Watch straps to go with your outfits
Depending on your mood, and your choice of fitness activity, it’s important to choose wisely and ensure that the strap that you select sits comfortably on your wrist and won’t irritate if you get hot and sweaty, or feel cumbersome whilst you are exercising.
There are lots of Apple Watch Straps to choose from, amongst our favorites here at Body Potency, mainly because we love the choice of colours is the Braided Solo Loop. Each Braided Solo Loop strap features a unique, stretchable design that’s ultra-comfortable and easy to slip on and off your wrist. Created by weaving 16,000 recycled polyester yarn filaments around ultra-thin silicone threads using advanced, precision-braiding machinery, then laser cutting the strap to an exact length for a custom fit. The strap offers a soft, textured feel and is both sweat and water-resistant.
Coming in at £99.00 from Apple.com this strap comes in a variety of colours, from Flamingo Pink to a more sedate Black, with a fabulous nod to the Gay scene with the Pride Edition.
For Nike fans, we really like this Pure Platinum/Black Sport Band. £49.00 Made from a custom high-performance fluoroelastomer with compression-molded perforations for breathability, the Nike Sport Band is durable and strong, yet surprisingly soft. The smooth, dense material drapes elegantly across your wrist and feels comfortable next to your skin. An innovative pin-and-tuck closure ensures a clean fit.
The Oatmilk/Lemon Zest Sport Loop is another competitively priced Apple Watch Strap, again at £49.00 the colours are bright and fresh. Soft, breathable, and lightweight, the Sport Loop features a hook-and-loop fastener for quick and easy adjustment. The double-layer nylon weave has dense loops on the skin side that provide soft cushioning while allowing moisture to escape. On the reverse side, the attachment loops are securely anchored for superior durability.
But there are some other fantastic online suppliers of Apple Watch Straps such as The Watch Strap, who offer some amazing deals and next-day delivery.
Their sports and fitness range is extensive, and this Nautilus Blue is a Divers Grade for those whose activities go a little above and beyond doing keep fit at the local gym. Crafted from soft yet ultra-durable, divers-grade Silicone, at £44.00 the WsC® Nautilus feels as great as it looks. Testament to the build quality of this strap, the lug-end is over 5mm thick, tapering down to the tail-end which boasts an exquisite, mirror-finished stainless-steel buckle. The strap is finished off with cotton stitching around the outer edge of its sculpted body. This truly is the perfect strap for the most active of watch connoisseurs.
Another stand-out Apple Watch strap from The Watch Strap, is this bright Silicone Solo Loop red strap, at a budget-friendly price of £29.00 Stay on top of your game with the WsC® Apple Watch sport band. Formed from a custom fluoroelastomer, this strap is designed to be as durable as it is bold and fashionable. The band is incredibly smooth and comfortable, offering a perfect fit thanks to its unique pin-and-tuck closure.
To stay on top of all the latest Apple Watch strap trends and new product launches, we suggest visiting Tech Radar, who have dedicated information on how to change your Apple Watch strap, and advice on which ones to buy to suit your lifestyle sports activities.