Build a complete home gym for less than $900 on Amazon Prime Day

A home gym feature weight racks and bench
A home gym feature weight racks and bench (Image credit: Getty)

The October Prime Day event is going to close at midnight on 12 October, which means that you still have some time left to take advantage of fitness equipment deals. You can build yourself a great home set-up by snapping up some low-price weights, benches and cardio machines.

The October sales events — which is actually called the ‘Prime Early Access Sale’ — is only open to Amazon members, but you can sign up for a free 30-day trial to browse the full range of deals. If, however, you feel overwhelmed by the sheer number of discounted products, then you might find it helpful to look at our round-up below.

Our in-house testers have pulled together this guide, so you can build yourself a home gym for less than $900. This includes a couple of well-reviewed cardio machines, some muscle-building weight options and a punching bag to let out some steam. For even more discounts, shop the best fitness deals at Amazon

Home gym Amazon Prime Day deals

XTERRA Fitness TR150 Folding Treadmill | $391.49$332 at Amazon

XTERRA Fitness TR150 Folding Treadmill | $391.49 <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$332 at Amazon

This treadmill represents some serious value; its modest 2.5HP motor is capable of delivering speeds up to 10MPH and it packs in three levels of manual incline. It also offers a foldable design, making it well-suited to smaller spaces, but its generous 16 x 50” treadmill belt will be big enough for most runners

Sunny Health &amp; Fitness Magnetic Rowing Machine | $399$249.99 at Amazon

Sunny Health & Fitness Magnetic Rowing Machine | $399 <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$249.99 at Amazon
Sunny makes some of the best budget machines on the market — and this rower is even cheaper now, thanks to the Prime Day Sales. There are eight levels of adjustable magnetic resistance on this machine and a handy LCD monitor that displays things like time, calories burned and total stroke count. 

FITVEN Freestanding Punching Bag 205 lbs | $209.99$174.99 at Amazon

FITVEN Freestanding Punching Bag 205 lbs | $209.99 <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$174.99 at Amazon
This 205lb punching bag has been reduced by $35 this Prime Day — and it comes with a free pair of boxing gloves. As it’s a freestanding design, you don’t have to worry about drilling anything into your ceiling. It has an impressive 4.6 rating on Amazon out of five stars, which shows that customers are won-over by its design. 

Amazon Basics Adjustable Dumbbell 38lbs | $44.07Now $30.73 at Amazon

Amazon Basics Adjustable Dumbbell 38lbs | $44.07 <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Now $30.73 at Amazon
This is a great price for some adjustable dumbbells, which will allow you to add on and remove weight as you see fit. It's simple collar design makes it easy to securely screw on additional weight plates and the steel material is super durable. It’s one of our favorite sets of adjustable dumbbells that we’ve tested — and it’s now cheaper than ever. 

LINODI Weight Bench | $159.99 $108.99 at Amazon

LINODI Weight Bench | $159.99 <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$108.99 at Amazon
There’s a $50 saving on this weight bench right now, which is perfect if you want to do exercises like bench presses and chest flys. The PU leather is sweat-proof, so you can keep it clean, and there are a range of incline settings available thanks to the adjustable seat and backrest.  

Even More Budget Fitness Deals

Chirp wheel body roller |&nbsp;$60.75&nbsp;$35.99 on Amazon

Chirp wheel body roller | <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$60.75 $35.99 on Amazon
This is one of our favorite bits of kit, making it onto our list of the <a href="" data-link-merchant=""" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank">best foam rollers in 2022. It’s particularly good for stretching backs out after a tough workout but the three-pack design means that there are different wheels to suit different body parts. We think it’s the ideal recovery tool for those new to exercise. 

Amazon Halo View fitness tracker |&nbsp;$79.99&nbsp;$49.99 on Amazon

Amazon Halo View fitness tracker | <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$79.99 $49.99 on Amazon
Once you’ve got the ball rolling, you’ll want to keep an eye on your progress, and this budget tracker from Amazon will allow you to do just that. With heart rate monitoring and sleep tracking, it shows you how your new healthy habits impact your life quality. Get it now and you’ll also get access to the Halo app for 12 months, allowing you to follow special workouts and programs.

Fit Simplify Resistance Loop Exercise Bands |&nbsp;$16.95&nbsp;$10.36 on Amazon

Fit Simplify Resistance Loop Exercise Bands | <a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">$16.95 $10.36 on Amazon
Resistance bands are a great choice if you have limited space, and this set of five for just over $10 is a real bargain. They offer 10 different levels of resistance, so you can progress through the bands and grow your muscles. There’s even a carry bag and some instructions on how to use them, if you’re stuck for inspiration. 

When does Prime Day end?

Amazon announced a second Amazon Prime Day lasting two days; Tuesday October 11 and Wednesday October 12. During this time, the site will offer significant discounts on a wide variety of products including running headphones, treadmills and exercise bikes.  The event ends at midnight on October 12, so be sure to snap up any deals well before then.