Tired of toting around both a work and gym bag everyday? Combine the two — and give your shoulders a break — by using one of these gym backpacks. They’re roomy enough to fit both your computer and your gym clothes (and some even have separate shoe compartments). Plus, they distribute weight more evenly between your shoulders and back, which can help eliminate neck and should pain from uneven weight. Check out these picks for both men and women that you’ll want to carry to work and beyond.
UTO Fashion Nylon Backpack Gym Bag
At an affordable price, this gym backpack has everything you could want out of a gym bag. It comes with a separate compartment for sneakers, is roomy enough to hold your laptop, and is made of a durable nylon fabric. Make this your new everyday bag, and you won’t be disappointed.
Under Armour Hustle LDWR Gym Backpack
This backpack from Under Armour comes in a plethora of colors, all of which are water-resistant. It comes complete with a laptop sleeve, a side water bottle pouch, and a front zipper to hold and protect all your valuables.
Speedo Deluxe Ventilator Mesh Bag
If swimming is your exercise of choice, consider this mesh backpack from Speedo. It has an open-weave design for drying things quickly, and a front zipper pocket so you can keep valuables away from your dripping swim gear. If you’re not into blue, this bag comes in every color of the rainbow as well.
adidas Excel Backpack
You can always count on adidas to bring high-quality materials to its products, and this gym backpack is no different. It has many pockets — four on the outside and several on the inside — so you can easily keep your work and gym stuff organized.
Outlander Packable Handy Lightweight Travel Backpack
This versatile backpack can be taken to the gym or on a hiking trip. It’s made from a water- and rip-resistant nylon fabric, making it one of the most durable picks on our list. It also folds up into a small zippered pocket, so you can truly bring it with you anywhere. If you’re no into this red, fear not. It comes in 12 different colors.