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The Best Gym Bags for Every Budget

From a simple satchel to a bespoke canvas duffel, these bags will keep your workout clothes tidy

We’ve curated some of the best reviewed gym bags on the internet to help you get to and from your workout. (eclipse_images/iStock)
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From a simple satchel to a bespoke canvas duffel, these bags will keep your workout clothes tidy

Another year, another lofty fitness goal where you resolve to wake up at 5 a.m. and hit the gym every day before work. We salute your enthusiasm and want to help you achieve your new year’s fitness resolutions, so we’ve curated some of the best-reviewed gym bags on the internet to help you get to and from your workout, no matter what your budget might be. Our advice: pack your bag the night before and don’t hit the snooze button.

Aurorae Yoga Sling Backpack ($35)

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If downward dog is a regular part of your gym routine, consider this spacious sling bag which has a spot specifically for your yoga mat as well as a main compartment big enough for clothes, a towel, and accessories. There’s even a built-in liner to hold dirty clothes.

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Under Armour Storm Undeniable Backpack Duffel ($50)

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This bag works as both a backpack and a duffel, with 37-liters of space that's organized wisely, with large vented end pockets for sweaty clothes and shoes, interior pockets for earbuds and wallet, and a separate water bottle pocket.

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Herschel Supply Novel Duffel ($70)

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No gimmicks here, just a well-made duffel with plenty of room for all your gear and a separate shoe compartment.

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Aer Fit Pack 2 ($135)

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The 18-liter Fit Pack 2 transitions seamlessly from the office to the gym, with an understated design that features a laptop sleeve, dedicated shoe compartment, and duffel-bag style zippers for easy access.

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Mission Workshop Waxed Canvas Transit Duffel ($225)

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Sure it's expensive but if ever there was a heritage gym bag that you would pass down to your grandchildren, this is it. We love the easy-access cube shape, the bomber waxed canvas outer, and the straps that let you mount the bag to the front of your bike.

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