Best Bets Fitness Roundup: K-SWISS + Russell Athletic

K-Swiss shoes and Russell Athletic are all-season fantastic, melding affordability with quality, comfort, and durability. Here’s a roundup of products that hat work at the gym, on the street, and for fitness fanatics for Holiday ’19:

The original all-leather K-Swiss Classic VN tennis shoe is beautiful on the court and on the streets, easily paired with jeans or dresses. Also, there’s a a limited release in 2019 in the color of the year: Living Coral Classic VN. This K-Swiss bestseller has been a fave for more than 50 years because of its simple lines and high-quality leather. Available in Living Coral, White, White/Camo, Black Ice and Black. K-Swiss elements include a 3-piece toe, signature 5-stripe side branding, and metal D-ring lace system. The color and texture of the Living Coral Classic VN is inspired by the rugged surface of Joshua Tree Sinularia ocean coral. This shoe features a rubber outsole outfitted with herringbone tread that delivers durable traction and comfort made for everyday wear, which is perfect for Fall treks. Order at

Russell Athletic is a brand synonymous with performance wear and comfort. Also reasonably priced, you can find simple, elegant gym-wear for an array of workouts. Many of these items can double as casual wear outside of the gym for around-town shopping, park strolls, camping, cozy sleepwear, and for layering when the weather turns cold. For example, the black Long Sleeve T-Shirt is just this versatile, offering lightweight cotton blend featuring Dri-Power® moisture-wicking technology, odor protection to keep the fabric fresh, and a UPF 30+ rating to protect you from harmful UV rays. If you prefer the feel of cotton over polyester in or out of the gym, this will become your new favorite t-shirt. Order at

If you prefer a mid-ankle shoe, the K-Swiss Women’s Classic 66 Mid in black/white is classic and versatile, too. Great for basketball, running or running around town, it pairs well with jackets, jeans, peg-leg pants, and shorts for travel. This is an enduring look that, in black, will render the shoe a timeless investment and great gift for everyone you know who loves fitness, quality, and flair. Pick it up at .

K-Swiss also has the latest in sneaker shapes and looks with its Womens ST329 CMF in White & Shocking Pink for Fall ’19. The ultimate in workout and walking comfort, this shoe is awesome for gym days and biking or hiking around the city. Read more at

Classics endure for good reason.