The Christmas countdown is on, so to help you with the stressful festive shopping period, we have put together this handy set of gift guides to help inspire you. This week’s gift guide is catered for rugby players and supporters. Within this article we are going to look at a range of present ideas in a number of price budgets to ensure that you can find the perfect gift for your loved one with ease.

Novelty Rugby Gifts

One of the most budget friendly present ideas which are guaranteed to make your loved ones smile are the novelty items. These come in a variety of price ranges and cover just about every type of accessory and essential you could think of. They are also a great way for them to find likeminded individuals when they are using their novelty gifts throughout the year. Here are just a few types of novelty rugby gifts you could purchase online or in-store at most shops this Christmas:

  • Personalised Mug
  • Personalised Socks
  • Novelty Keyring
  • Woolie Hat, Scarf and Gloves set
  • Personalised T-shirt
  • Festive Rugby Jumper
  • Rugby Phone Case

Rugby Clothing and Equipment

As rugby is a heavy contact sport, the clothing worn by players can often get damaged and dirty, which means that having a variety of clothing options is a must. So, if you are looking at purchasing a gift for a loved one who adored playing rugby, you could look at purchasing them a fresh set of shirts so that they will always have options. You could also have a look into what their favourite team wears and make their gift extra special by purchasing the shirt worn by their idols. There are also a variety of accessories and equipment which you could buy for them such as these below:

  • Rugby Shirt
  • Rugby Team Shirt
  • Rugby Ball
  • Rugby Shorts
  • Rugby Socks
  • Mouth Guard
  • Protective Gear
  • Rugby Shoes
  • Training Equipment
  • At-Home Training Posts

Rugby Experience Gifts

For those with a wide budget for gifts, you could present your loved one with a gift which would keep on giving and will provide them with a fantastic experience. These are often seen as the most special gifts for those who love to live in the moment as they are able to create memories which will last a lifetime. Whether you sign them up to training sessions at their local establishment to help them improve their skills or buy them tickets to watch their favourite rugby team play, they are sure to love the gesture of an experience present. Here are just a few ideas:

  • Tickets to Rugby Games
  • Rugby Training Sessions
  • Rugby Membership
  • One on One Training Practice

Rugby Gadgets

Another great present idea you could purchase for your loved one would be one of the very many fitness related gadgets on the market. These gadgets help to track your progress and fitness levels during matches and training sessions to help your loved one get a better insight into how they are performing on the field. This would be a great essential for any avid rugby player who wants to improve their shape during the game. These gadgets can also be used for off-field training such as at the gym or on a run which will also help improve their stamina as they watch their progress increase over time which would subsequently assist their performance while playing rugby. Here are just a few examples of trackers:

  • GPS Tracker
  • Fitness Tracker
  • Fitbit Watch
  • Smart Watch
  • Foredecks for improving jump performance

Find the Ideal Present for the Rugby Player in Your Life!

In this post we have covered a variety of rugby gift ideas to get your inspiration flowing so that you can purchase the perfect gift for your family or friends this Christmas. If this article has helped you with gift shopping, then let us know over on our social media channels and you can also share this post too so that we can help more people with their present shopping. You can also shop our wide range of rugby accessories over on our online store – Sports Fitness.

This article was written exclusively for Sports Fitness by Loren Astbury