7 backyard workout must-haves that'll help you spring into shape

Lockdown limiting your space? Firm and burn with a backyard workout

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Are you missing the gym but are tired of working out in cramped, small spaces? Well, the answer to achieving all of your fitness-related goals might be a backyard workout — and with the spring weather officially here, there has never been a better time. 

A backyard workout has endless benefits; not only do you have the chance to breathe in some fresh air while having the sun beat on your face, but you're breaking a sweat, too. Talk about self-care. 

Similar to working out inside or at the gym, you can lay down your yoga mat, pick up the best dumbbells, and you're ready-to-go. It's the at-home gym that will make you feel good and look good, too. 

Now, if this is starting to sound like a dream come true, but you're not sure what items you'll need to complete this routine? We have it covered. Here are the best backyard workout buys to help you spring into shape. 

Oh, and don't forget to check out the best at-home gym equipment for even more fantastic fitness finds. 

1. A set of dumbbells

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2. A jump rope that hooks up to your smartphone

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3. Resistance bands with handles 

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4. A weight set that's seen all over Instagram

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5. A multi-purpose balance ball

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6. A set of non-handle resistance bands

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7. A yoga mat

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Still, want more? Check out more suggestions to complete your backyard workout with below: 

Brittany Romano
Brittany Romano

Brittany Romano joins the Real Homes team as their U.S. E-commerce Editor, based in New York City. From her start as a fashion market assistant at Marie Claire to building highly profitable commerce vertical at Us Weekly and AMI brands, Brittany has produced award-winning content covering everything from celebrity beauty hacks to must-have items from online sales. She is a graduate of New England College. When she isn’t writing, you can find Brittany indulging in yet another DIY-project or cheering on her beloved Boston Bruins. Find her on Instagram at @Rammmyyy.