SKLZ Super Sandbag Review

Sandbags have become some of the most reliable tools when it comes to exercising. SKLZ training sandbag outsideThey are used for gaining real muscular strength and stability when compared to most exercise devices. This is because their shifting weight compels your body to make use of a wider range of muscles to compensate. Meaning that the utilization of an unbalanced, asymmetrical weight is an advantage for a strength trainer who is serious about gaining real physical fitness. If you’re not sure which sandbag to get, maybe the SKLZ Super Sandbag can get you started the right way. Be sure to check out our guide on the best exercise sandbags.

Main Features:

  • Made from a sturdy nylon fabric
  • Four filler weight bags each measuring 10 lbs
  • Zipped main pockets for easy access
  • Features 6 handles
  • 20 inches long

Using The Sandbag

SKLZ training sandbag zipAlthough not as common as the use of dumbbells, treadmills, and barbells, the use of sandbags is considered a great workout option for those who can’t afford gym memberships or just don’t like gyms. A sandbag (such as the SKLZ) can make your exercises more demanding, and in the end, you can also lose some fat to help to attain the body shape that we all desire.

On the outside, the bag is manufactured from a heavy-duty fabric with excellent stitching that ensures it that there is no chance of it tearing apart when working out. There are also zippers to keep allow easy access to the internal sandbags. The bag comes with four removable 10lb sand filler bags. This allows you to adjust the weight easily.

SKLZ Sandbag can be a versatile piece of anybody’s strength training kit. You can effectively perform squats, jumps, rotational lunge snatch, shoveling, to name just a few. The bag can be used to work virtually every part of your body at once; something that pieces of gym equipment cannot do.SKLZ exercise sandbag fillers

The SKLZ Super Sandbag is also unisex. There are six handles to help you to gain a good grasp of the bag and also swing or maneuver it in any direction you want. While you can do any exercise with the bag, it’s more fun when you choose the less traditional exercises.  Another great feature of the SKLZ is that the filler bags have handles so they can also be used as weights without the main outer bag.

We found the SKLZ to be extremely durable and easy to use if you are sensible with the filler sandbags. It’s imperative when using the SKLZ not to overfill the inner bags as the velcro seal will not seat properly meaning that leaks can occur. Also, there is a certain technique that you have to learn to get all four bags into the outer bag when fully loaded.

Pros

  • Durable
  • Attractive appearance
  • Easy to grab handles
  • Filler bags can be used on their own
  • Great price
  • Easy to use

Cons

  • Doesn’t have a lateral center handle
  • Not waterproof
  • The bag gets tightly packed when all four filler bags are used

SKLZ workout sandbag swingVerdict

Using SKLZ Super Sandbag can be perfect strength training athletes, and it will certainly help to build strength throughout your body. It is a sandbag that is suitable for beginners and intermediate trainers alike due to the maximum weight being 40lbs. All in all, the SKLZ offers great value for money and should last any fitness enthusiast a very long time.