It’s SO cold. We feel it, we hear it, and for some reason we like to say it to friends and strangers alike (when was the last time you were in an elevator and talked about anything other than the weather?). This offensively bitter weather makes going home and jumping into sweats sound almost as good as being on a beach somewhere tropical. So going to the gym – even for those of us who enjoy working out – becomes easier to blow off.
Having a well-packed gym bag makes it harder to bail on your workout, and makes surviving the cold a little more comfortable. So what goes into the perfect winter gym bag, you may ask? Here are the seven things that I wouldn’t leave home without during the brutal winter months.