Kids Exercise Equipment

Buy the best kids exercise equipment selected and recommended by interior designers. By Eliza Bush.

Your kids learn by the example set by grown-ups, especially their parents. With exercise equipment for children, your healthy lifestyle will pass on to them, in a safe and confidence-boosting medium. You needn't worry that they will hurt themselves on the special weight bench or rowing machine. All exercise equipment for children is certified safe.

Foldable Gymnastics Bar Kids Gym Equipment

Foldable Gymnastics Bar Kids Gym Equipment

$67.95 $99.99

Foldable Gymnastics Bar Kids Gym Equipment

Qaba

$67.95 $99.99

Description

Best for: Gymnastics

What we like: Adjustable heights

Not great for: Older children over age eight

Children aged three to eight can practice gymnastics using this foldable flip bar at home. You can adjust to four height settings with an easy twist knob. And non-slip feet and triangular support bars add stability for up to 110 pounds. 

Designer Advice

Flip bars can be great exercise equipment for indoor gymnastics practice. When choosing a design, consider the age and size of your child and the skill level. Many smaller models like this have a low weight limit and short height that can only accommodate younger children. The advantage of this design style is that you can fold them up for easy storage.

What Users Say

Quick setup and I love that it’s foldable - making very easy to store.

Weightlifting Exercise Equipment for Kids

Weightlifting Exercise Equipment for Kids

Weightlifting Exercise Equipment for Kids

Description

Your kids watch you weightlift, and now they want to join you. Strength training for kids starts with foam and plastic dumbbells. Some free weights let you fill them with water to make it harder.

We are not kidding! If you want your children to be as strong as Rickard Sandrak, the world’s strongest kid, then get them started on weights now.

Stationary Machines for Kid size Exercise Equipment

Stationary Machines for Kid size Exercise Equipment

Stationary Machines for Kid size Exercise Equipment

Description

Stationary machines can be downsized into kid-size exercise equipment. There are bicycles, rowing machines, and other adult-modeled machines to choose from.

The next time mom rides the Peloton or dad paddles the Water Rower, your children can join too. Anyone interested in some family cardio?

Obstacle Course Kids Workout Equipment

Obstacle Course Kids Workout Equipment

Obstacle Course Kids Workout Equipment

Gentle Booms Sports

Description

Best for: Multiple kids

What we like: Several different activities

Not great for: Smaller children

This hanging obstacle course has an impressive 600-pound weight limit for several children with an easy and versatile install with a 15 to 45 feet width. It has a ladder, monkey bars, gymnastic rings, monkey fists, and an arms trainer.

Designer Advice

Hanging obstacle courses can be an excellent way to set up an exercise area for multiple children using sturdy posts or trees. And the descending activities help children build upper arm strength and balance. Best of all, you can customize these designs to accommodate different ages or levels of fitness. Then you can put it away.

What Users Say

This course is perfect for my kids, age 9, they have a lot of fun on it.

Agility Training Kids Gym Set

Agility Training Kids Gym Set

Agility Training Kids Gym Set

JOYLDIAS

Description

Do you remember playing groundies or hot lava at the park? Steppingstones and balance balls remind your kids of those fun games at the playground.

Kid’s gym sets are fun, and they are fantastic agility trainers. They help teach your kids balance and supporting themselves on unsteady surfaces.

Monkey Bars for Kids Workout Equipment

Monkey Bars for Kids Workout Equipment

Monkey Bars for Kids Workout Equipment

Description

If your kids play on the monkey bars at the park, then maybe it’s time to purchase monkey bars for your backyard. For kids who prefer the indoors, buy a gymnastic bar instead.

This type of kid’s workout equipment increases your children’s grip strength and overall muscle tone. Now you can garden at home while your children stay active on monkey bars. 

Rope Obstacle Courses for Kids Exercise Equipment

Rope Obstacle Courses for Kids Exercise Equipment

Rope Obstacle Courses for Kids Exercise Equipment

Jump Tastic

Description

What kid doesn’t love an obstacle course? Okay, so maybe rope obstacle courses aren’t for every kid, but they are made for your kids.

Obstacle courses are one of the best kid’s exercise equipment because of the various activities they offer. They are great for children who bore easily.

Inflatable Bounce House as Kids Fitness Equipment

Inflatable Bounce House as Kids Fitness Equipment

Inflatable Bounce House as Kids Fitness Equipment

Description

Whether it’s your kid’s birthday party or sleepover, inflatable bounce houses make magnificent kids’ fitness equipment. If your children ever used a bounce house before, then you know it’s a workout.

For kids that struggle to take naps, an energy-zapping inflatable bounce house will do the trick. During hot summers, you have the option to buy an inflatable water bounce house instead of a dry bounce house. 

Trampolines for Children’s Exercise Equipment

Trampolines for Children’s Exercise Equipment

Trampolines for Children’s Exercise Equipment

Description

Trampolines are a satisfying cardio workout for children and the whole family. As a safety measure, you can buy trampolines for children’s exercise equipment with netting to prevent them from falling.

Even as adults, we have a blast on the trampoline. Although, us mom needs to be more careful than we use to be on trampolines (you know what we mean!). 

Stepping Stones Kids Gym Set

Stepping Stones Kids Gym Set

Stepping Stones Kids Gym Set

Sunny & Fun

Description

Best for: Full body workout

What we like: Non-slip rubber grips

Not great for: Children with stability problems

This set of varying-sized triangular rubber stepping stones offers a versatile way to customize a multilevel obstacle course indoors or outside. The stones are lightweight and in different sizes, shapes, and colors. Rubber grips on the bottom provide secure play.

Designer Advice

Stepping stones are an excellent versatile exercise for kids of all ages. You can set them up in different layouts to accommodate various skill levels and challenges. Each arrangement can engage specific body areas for targeted or full stretching, coordination, and improved imagination. And you can add or eliminate stones to increase or reduce the difficulty.  

What Users Say

I bought these for my granddaughter but they are so sturdy I am using them too!

Surfing Swings for Junior Gym Equipment

Surfing Swings for Junior Gym Equipment

Surfing Swings for Junior Gym Equipment

Description

Surfing swings are more than your average swing. This type of junior gym equipment allows your kid to stand on a flat surface as if they are surfing.

Surfing swings are better suited for older children with better balance. Although, young children can still sit down and use momentum to move forwards and backward. Surfing swings strengthen core muscles.

Seesaw Teeter totter Junior Gym Equipment

Seesaw Teeter totter Junior Gym Equipment

Seesaw Teeter totter Junior Gym Equipment

Description

Junior gym equipment must include the almighty seesaw teeter-totter. Today, seesaws rotate and ride up and down. Even though your children are sitting, their legs are still getting a tremendous workout!

Teeter-totter seats are built with plastic, wood, or metal. For younger children, smooth plastic is better because metal can chip teeth and wood can cause splinters. 

Scooters as Exercise Equipment for Kids

Scooters as Exercise Equipment for Kids

Scooters as Exercise Equipment for Kids

Description

Scooters have been around for so long that they even have electric scooters for adults! If your kid is too young for an electric scooter, use a standard metal-framed one.

Scooters teach children how to balance and promote muscle strength and development in their feet, ankles, calves, and legs. They also make walks more fun for kids.

Kitchen Sets for Mental Exercise Equipment for Kids

Kitchen Sets for Mental Exercise Equipment for Kids

Kitchen Sets for Mental Exercise Equipment for Kids

Description

If you’ve tried every exercise equipment for kids and can’t find anything that works, then maybe your children need mental exercise. Kitchen sets, garage sets, and baking sets are physical and mental workouts.

Your kid won’t even know they are getting exercise. If playhouses aren’t working, get creative with a fun scavenger hunt game.

Exercise Band as Gym Equipment for Kids

Exercise Band as Gym Equipment for Kids

Exercise Band as Gym Equipment for Kids

WowDude

Description

Exercise bands as gym equipment for kids are great for building flexibility. They allow children to stretch their muscles, cushioning their joints the next time they fall.

Exercise bands are also great stability gym equipment for kids. If your kid partakes in dancing, netball, cheerleading, gymnastics, or martial arts, then owning an exercise band at home is a no-brainer. 

Fitness Dice as Children’s Exercise Equipment

Fitness Dice as Children’s Exercise Equipment

Fitness Dice as Children’s Exercise Equipment

Covelico PTY LTD

Description

Fitness dice as children’s exercise equipment sounds like a joke but it isn’t. This cheap piece of equipment is highly effective at keeping your youngest children active.

Fitness dice for children is like circuit training for adults. Your kids throw the dice and then jump, run, waddle, or gallop. It’s fun fitness in a cube!

Kids Gym Set for T ball Baseball

Kids Gym Set for T ball Baseball

Kids Gym Set for T ball Baseball

Description

How about a kid’s gym set for baseball? If your kids are all about upper body strength, then maybe getting a T-ball stand for baseball is a fine idea.

This type of kids’ exercise equipment is inflatable or made of hard or hollow plastic. For children who love water, purchase an inflatable water baseball set. 

Jump Rope as Kids Exercise Equipment

Jump Rope as Kids Exercise Equipment

Jump Rope as Kids Exercise Equipment

Dick Martin Sports

Description

The classical jump rope is a terrific workout for kids. Jump ropes are timeless and great for all ages.

We suggest buying a cotton rope with plastic or wooden handles to prevent injuries for small children. If your kid is older, then hard plastic is better.

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Buying Guide

Small children must be taught the value of fitness and exercise at a young age. Exercising won’t just control their anger which is good for parents, but it helps them boost their brain power and immune system to fight illness apart from making them feel and look better.

It's easy to see why exercising is beneficial for kids, but it's hard to make a decision on which exercise equipment to get them. That's what we'll be helping you today; we have listed the common types of exercise equipment for kids to ensure you select the type that is right and safe for the child.

Before you purchase any equipment for exercise, you need to know first whether it follows the safety standards that are provided by the CPSC, which ensure the fitness tools are light, capable of offering kids safe resistance, and don’t include any spindles.

A trampoline is one of the best exercise equipment for kids. It takes effort and time to master trampoline skills, which teaches kids the value of persistence. When they get even one of the most difficult moves right, they learn the importance of hard work. What's more, a trampoline is a great avenue for kids to develop or gain confidence, which translates to having a better self-image. A trampoline offers kids a fun physical activity, but choosing the right trampoline requires you to do a little bit of homework.

Regardless of whether you are searching for one that offers support for toddlers or one that comes with extra safety features that experienced little athletes need, you’ll have so many options to choose from.

  • A good feature for a trampoline for kids is portability as it allows for exercising both indoors and outdoors. If you have a younger kid, the product that has some support handles will make jumping a lot safer and easier for the child.
  • To ensure a child’s safety while using its new trampoline, set up a safety net around the perimeter so it doesn’t fall off the side. There are also units that already come with safety netting as well as soft, stretchy bands to provide bounce instead of springs. They are the safest options.

A treadmill that’s specifically made for children allows their young hearts to work a lot more efficiently. It also increases flexibility and improves a child’s range of motion apart from enabling it to perform better when it takes up dancing, martial arts or sports. But, not all treadmills for kids are made equal. What is ideal is for you to get your kid a treadmill that has all the safety features necessary for it to exercise without sustaining injuries.

  • Foldability is one feature that you need to look out for, so you can store it and the child won’t trip on it when it’s not using its exercise equipment.
  • Another safety feature for treadmills for kids is a safety key that’s tethered. It attaches to the clothes of the child; in the event that the child falls, the key will be pulled out of its exercise equipment and the motor turns off. The key can also be taken with you, so your child won’t be able to switch on the treadmill when you’re not there to supervise.

These are some of the exercise equipment for kids. Remember that although promoting fitness is good, your priority as a parent is ensuring a kid’s safety.

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Kids Quick Circuit Total Power Six Excercise Station

Kids Quick Circuit Total Power Six Excercise Station

Professionally designed, this Exercise Station in Red & Grey Finish is suitable for schools, training rooms, playrooms, and can be a great gift for your kid. Includes 6 various type of exercises, focus on lower and upper body, and very durable metal construction.

Treadmill for kids now i can see how this would

Treadmill for Kids. Now I can see how this would be good...kids exercise with mom or dad. Safe cause it is auto power by them just walking. :) Kids love to imitate their parents this is something good!

Child workout bench

Fun & Fitness Weight Bench for Kids: Adult-quality exercise equipment, sized for kids! Weight training builds strength, stamina, and focus…and kids love it! This children's weight training bench provides just the right amount of resistance for kids.

Creative kids watch out for the alligators and hot lava

CREATIVE KIDS: "Watch out for the alligators and hot lava!" Children can exercise growing bodies and imaginations, too. The Wesco Alfresco series. Wesco-38559-ALFRESCO-KIT-The-Crest

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Make sure you captivate your child as many have been before with this amazing cardio kids moonwalker that offers simple movement and teaches balance and coordination, helping your youngest ones maintain a proper heart rate.

Make your own gymnastics equipment

Every young athlete will be delighted by this colorful weight bench. Kids gym equipment will bring a lot of fun and will help to take care of the form, and also it is reliable, safe and very versatile.

Exercise equipment for children

Fitness equipment for kids - like a real multi rower for adults! The colours are vibrant (yellow, blue, red) so kids like the design, and the exercise equipment itself is fully functional. Fun to use, without doubt!

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Kids exercise machines fun and fitness air walker

kids exercise machines fun and fitness air walker

Kids gym equipment

An extraordinary toy for kids that promotes active and healthy living. It's ftiness equipment that looks like a professional kit to do exercises. It features a weightlifting bar with colorful plates and a bench.

Indoor Punching Bag for Kids - Home Gym Youth Workout Equipment - Complete Boxing Set Includes Gloves & Small Pump - Free Standing Bag with Adjustable Height - Great Gift Idea for Boys or Girls

Indoor Punching Bag for Kids - Home Gym Youth Workout Equipment - Complete Boxing Set Includes Gloves & Small Pump - Free Standing Bag with Adjustable Height - Great Gift Idea for Boys or Girls

Introduce a fun way to relieve stress as well as enjoy productive exercise with this indoor punching bag. The height is adjustable to fit even the smallest child, with its portable design allowing you to carry it anywhere. To get started, fill up the base with 15lbs of water or sand.

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Qaba Lil’ Exerciser Fitness Equipment for Kids – Stair Stepper

Hopscotch Ring Agility Training Equipment

Hopscotch Ring Agility Training Equipment

This multi-colored hopscotch ring agility training equipment helps strengthen kids’ balance and motor balancing skills while encouraging body movement. Contains 10 sturdy rings with 15 connectors that can be set to any shape to accommodate all your child’s play style, and is ideal for all ages.

Kids exercise equipment

If you love sports ad fitness, consider having this cool complet of excercise and fitness equipment, for kids and adults! Multiple choice of excersice equipment makes it a cool, tiny, private gym! In fresh black and lime colors!

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This stationary bike may be a great entertainment for the youngest sportsmen. It has all the features of its full-scale brother, including variable tension, an adjustable seat, and a working odometer.

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Fun and Fitness Kids' Weight Bench

Fun and Fitness Kids' Weight Bench

Cool functional workout bench with a weight. Its frame is made of steel tubes covered in colourful plastic. A bench is padded with foam. It's compact and portable, suitable especially for boys' rooms.

Toddler workout bench

A pint size rowing machine! Lol! Children can exercise like mom and dad. This is so cute! Home baby / toddler / little kid gym equipment just like grown up stuff (like a diy version of Gymboree!)

Redmon Fun and Fitness Exercise Equipment for Kids

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Exercise equipment for kids

The snowboarding is not so easy like some people think. To protect your kids against million fall down, there is a special training set to teach them how to use snowboard. It allows to teach them the proper habits before they start on slope.

Pro Kid Boxer Children's Beginning Freestanding Reflex Punching Bag w/ Pair of Gloves, Adjustable Height 35 - 50"

Toddler gym equipment

Exercise equipment for kids. This toy is a stationary bike for the youngest users. It features a durable construction finished in red, yellow and blue colors, so it looks attractive to children. It also assures safe exercises.

Kid gym equipment

Loving this Trampoline on #zulily! #zulilyfinds Lol! Children can exercise like mom and dad. This is so cute! Home baby gym equipment (think: Gymboree) just like grown up stuff

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