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Black Friday Gift Guide for fitness & sports lovers

The Assist: Get ahead of your holiday shopping with our Black Friday Gift Guide.

Savvy online shoppers know that most major retailers are awash in deals for Black Friday and Cyber Monday in order to kickstart the holiday shopping season. And with potential supply chain and shipping issues this year, starting your shopping early is a must.

If you have a fitness, sports or basketball fanatic in your life, we’ve gathered a great selection of gift ideas that should simplify the holiday shopping season.

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 37 Shield

$99.97, was $130  (23% off)

The Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 37 shield provides comfort and support in cold conditions, making them the perfect running sneaker to use when the weather turns. They’re water-repellent with treaded traction to ensure secure grip on the streets, while offering neutral cushioning that should work for runners of all levels.

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Beats by Dr. Dre – Powerbeats Pro Totally Wireless Earphones – Black

$199.95, was $249.95

These wireless Powerbeats Pro earphones are one of the most popular workout headphones on the market. The ear hooks and secured-fit ensure complete comfort without distractions during training sessions. They are also sweat and water resistant, and have up to nine hours of listening time on a single charge.

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Nike Elemental Backpack

$36.97, was $40

The Element backpack is the ideal workout bag to take to the gym, court or track. This is a great all-purpose backpack that features multiple compartments with plenty of room for shoes, extra layers and a water bottle. On the front, there are two exterior pockets that can easily hold your keys, phone and wallet. 

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Donovan Mitchell D.O.N. Issue #2 Shoes

$80, was $100

Basketball fans will be eager to get a pair of  the Donovan Mitchell D.O.N. ISSUE #2, which has recently dropped in price and features a lightweight and breathable design, with a newly engineered lacing system and bouncy cushioning to give extra spring on the court. 

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Nike Men’s Lined M65 Jacket

​​$73.97, was $170

Inspired by the vintage military-style jackets, this Sportswear M65 by Nike is made with a sweat-wicking mesh lining to keep you cool and dry from sweat when you work out. The crinkle-woven fabric keeps you protected from the rain and cold in the fall season. 

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JBL Charge 4 Portable Bluetooth speaker

$149.95, was $179.95

Choose between 12 colors, or choose to create your own design on this portable Bluetooth speaker. You can connect up to two smartphones for multiple users and the lightweight speaker is the perfect compact companion to throw in your backpack before heading out for an outdoor training session. 

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