Exercise equipment is any apparatus or device used during physical activity to enhance the strength or conditioning effects of that exercise by providing either fixed or adjustable amounts of resistance, or to otherwise enhance the experience or outcome of an exercise routine.
A broad range of different types of exercise equipment are available, including
- Free weights such as dumbbells, kettle bells, barbells
- Resistance bands
- Weight machines
- Flexion machines
- Pull-up bars
Exercise equipment may also include such wearable items as proper footgear, gloves, and hydration packs.