We've found some of the more unusual sports equipment that make a really different and specific gift for the sports people in your family, or in addition to your own fitness regimen.
Survival Bracelet £21.95
For this ingenious bracelet, no outdoor job is too complex. It cunningly disguises up to 18 feet of coiled, military-grade parachute cord that can be put to a thousand uses. Broken tent? Fixed. Dog got loose? Tethered. Car boot broken? Closed it. You get the idea.
Sports Watch now £5.99
Waterproof down to 10m and made of natural rubber to make sure it stays on, this is a brilliant gift for any sporty types whether they're into surfing, skiing, kayaking or just kicking back on the beach.
Vibram Five Fingers from £84.99
The benefits of running barefoot have long been supported by scientific research. Now you can experience the sensation and freedom of going barefoot with the protection and sure-footed grip of a Vibram® sole. Can be used for many sports including running, yoga, kayaking and general fitness work.
iLogic Sound Hat £14.99
This beany has inbuilt speakers that plug into your iPod or MP2 player. No more loosing your earbud while trying to keep warm. An unusual gift especially for snowboarders and skiers.
As seen on Dragons Den - Protect your keys when you're on the water with the waterbouy. A clever device which automatically inflates when submerged to bring your valuables back to the surface.
Boot & Glove Dryer £15.00
Brilliant for skiers and snowboarders and gardeners this portable boot and glove dryer will gently dry boots up to 14 inches high. A really unusual gift for skiiers.