17 Best Gym Bags for Men

Updated on October 23, 2020 by Chris Bajda

He’s a health buff. And there’s no way you can catch him not carrying his gym bag. Every chance he gets you can find him working out and making himself healthier than ever.  He may need to replace that overly used gym bag so why not give him one that he can truly maximize. The best gym bags are those that fit his style and one that can fit all his gym essentials. Let him enjoy a durable and well-designed gym bag that he’ll be proud to carry around and he can always remember you by for a long time.

Here are 17 of the best gym bags you can choose from:

17. Adidas Defender III Medium Duffel Bag

It's made from 100% Polyester. This Adidas Defender III Medium Duffel Bag features extra roomy main compartment that stands tall for easy packing. It comes with 2 zippered end pockets with space for his team's branding and a new zippered outside pocket to stash the little stuff. It's reinforced 3d ripstop material is built to stand up to wear and tear.

    16. PUMA Men's Contender Duffel Bag

    Functional but never short of style. This PUMA Men's Contender Duffel Bag has a separate footwear compartment and offers plenty of storage room. It's 100% polyester and has a zipper closure. It's one gift that will definitely end up as his personal favorite. 

    15. Sports Gym Bag



    The Sports Gym Bag comes with a dry & wet compartment separation. This gym tote delivers spacious storage with 1 large main zippered compartment for dry & clean clothes or everything for gym & traveling. It also comes with upgraded waterproof PVC lined pocket (16.5” x 13”) with zipper for wet items alongside the main compartment, in addition, 1 front external small zipper pocket for easy, on-the-go storage. 

    14. Under Armour Undeniable Duffle 4.0 Gym Bag

    This Under Armour Undeniable Duffle 4.0 Gym Bag is made of 84% polyester and 16% elastane. It comes with textile lining and delivers an element-battling, highly water-resistant finish. This bag features 2 large front zippered organization pockets and has tough, abrasion-resistant bottom and side panels. He'll surely appreciate this gift from you. 

    13. Multifunctional Sports Gym Bag


    This Multifunctional Sports Gym Bag is made of high quality oxford fabric that is great for storage, is breathable, and wear and tear resistant. This versatile sports gym bag is best for workout, tennis, hunting, swimming, travel, yoga, fishing, weekender, camping and other outdoor activities. It features multifunctional pockets: main roomy compartment for essentials, one shoes compartment, wet towel pouch, etc.


    12. Starter 19" Sport Duffle Bag

    The Starter 19" Sport Duffle Bag is made from 100% Polyester and comes with a 24" shoulder drop. The starter hangtag doubles as a sticker too. This gym bag is the perfect size for carrying to and from the gym. It features durable hand and adjustable shoulder straps, a hanger loop on the bottom side, and one external side pocket. Plus, it's lightweight and has a fast-drying fabric. 

    11. Foldable Gym Bag

    It's lightweight, thin and sturdy. This Foldable Gym Bag offers exceptional strength to hold up everything inside. It has enough space for personal exchange clothes for domestic and international travel as well as gears for shuttling between work and gym. It features one inner pocket (Size 9''*8'') for private storage like personal items and toiletries and one outer pocket (Size 6.7''*6.3'') for quick access to tickets, phone charger, earphones, tissues, and more.

      10. Yellow Hemp Duffel Bag

      This Yellow Hemp Duffel Bag is perfect for everyday activities: travel, gym, commute and yoga. It stands out for its simple and clean design and its functionality, along with being environment-friendly. This bag is very durable and has a capacity of up to 15L. This barrel bag is the result of the environmental benefits of hemp cultivation combined with its durable characteristics as a fabric.

      9. Two Toned Gym Travel Bag



      This Two Toned Gym Travel Bag is made with 600D Polyester and features zippered main compartment with zippered front pocket, top padded handle, two side handles & removable/adjustable shoulder strap. It's one r[actical gift he can use for the gym, sports, travel, carry-on, luggage, camping, hiking and more!

      8. Traveling Salesmen

      This personalized duffel bag is perfect for him who loves to make trips to the court or the gym. It has plenty of room to carry all that he needs complete with two zippered side pockets with one covered in see-through mesh for easy access and added convenience. This duffel bag has leather-wrapped handles or padded shoulder strap. Personalize it by placing his initials or name on it to let him know how special he really is.

      7. Canway Sports Gym Bag

      The Canway Sports Gym Bag is a large duffel that measures 20 x 10x 10 inch with 45L capacity. It a big, fashionable, and a no-nonsense hauler that’ll hold all his essential items for sports. It has one spacious main pocket and eight separate pockets and one shoe compartment for sneakers. It also comes with two front pockets, one inner wet pocket, and a side mesh pocket that fits one water bottle and one protein shaker. The inner pockets are made available for shampoo and facial cleanser.

        6. Nike Brasilia Small Duffel-9.0


        This Nike Brasilia Small Duffel-9.0 has a spacious main compartment and specialized pockets to get him through his day from the gym to the office and home. This bag is made from 100%  polyester including the lining and interior and exterior pockets. Handles and a shoulder strap gives him carrying options.

        5. Adidas Squad Duffel Bag

        How long will this bag last? It's enough to know that it has a lifetime warranty - so it is built to last. This Adidas Squad Duffel Bag has a roomy main compartment with zippered pockets for organization, as well as a zippered exterior small slip pocket for the small stuff. It has an adjustable shoulder strap he can wear it at the length that works for him. Plus exterior zipped compartment ventilated to keep your shoes and dirty gear separate and a mesh expandable pocket on one end to store his water bottle.

        4. Under Armour Undeniable Duffle 3.0 Gym Bag 


        This Under Armour Undeniable Duffle 3.0 Gym Bag uses UA Storm technology that delivers an element battling, highly water-resistant finish. It is made with 88 L polyester and 100% polyester lining. This bag comes with a zipper closure and an 11" shoulder drop. It has a tough, abrasion-resistant bottom & side panels, large front zippered organization pocket, and a padded top grab handle.

        3. A.P. Donovan - Leather Duffel Bag

         The A.P. Donovan - Leather Duffel Bag is perfect for his short break on a weekend weekend or a regular visit to the gym. This multifunctional bag from A.P. Donovan well prepared for all occasions. It's not just a commodity, but also a statement so  this one comes in a striking masculine design. No frills, but with lots of functionality. The shoulder strap offers high wearing comfort and leaves him hands free for the important things.

        2. Black Abstract Gym Bag

        Its the perfect bag for the gym, day-trip, or any other mobile storage need! It's easy to carry with him in his hands or around his shoulders. This Black Abstract Gym Bag is made with soft Nylon, is lightweight and durable. It also comes with a black zipper, exterior mesh side pocket, carrying handles, and removable adjustable wide shoulder strap, and shoulder pad. 

        1. Personalised Gym Bag

        This Personalised Gym Bag is the perfect bag for heading away on a stag weekend or packing everything for the big day! It comes in Navy/ off white or grey/navy. Its made with 600D polyester and comes with  webbing carry handles, detachable adjustable contrast shoulder strap, main zip compartment, and zip pouch pocket. It can also carry up to 20 litres of his essentials. 

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