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The Ultimate Gift Giving Guide For Athletes This 2018 Holiday Season

*Editor Gregory Rattacasa's 2018 Holiday Picks - Top 4 Sports at Total Turf Experience

Football- The top hottest trending gifts for the football players & fans in your life this year!

1. Madden 19 - This year's newest football video game. Madden 19 sold over 130 million copies of their game in this first week! Make sure your gamer isn't left out!

2. Nike Vapor Jet 5.0 WR Gloves - The hottest football gloves out on the market today! With a fresh design and great surface stick, these gloves are a no-brainer for a touchdown worthy idea!

3. Beats Solo 3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones - Every football player has their favorite warm-up music to get in the zone! There's no better way to do it than the new Beats Solo 3 headphones. Available in a wide variety of colors to support your favorite team!

4. Superbowl LII "Underdog" Dog Mask - The most iconic and perfect football themed gift you could possibly get any Philadelphia Eagles fan! The famous, "underdog" dog mask worn by many players in the 2018 Superbowl. Let your Eagles fan bask in glory!

5. SKLZ Speedsac Weight Sled Trainer - A great piece of training equipment that every player in every position can find useful! This equipment can help improve top speed and acceleration to better your athletic ability! Need extra space to run? Give Total Turf a call for field availability.


Basketball- The top hottest trending gifts for the basketball players & fans in your life this year!

1. Wilson Evolution Official Game Basketball - You get the best results when you practice as if you were in a game, and there's no better way to do that than to use the actual equipment! Here you will find the official game ball used in almost all high school leagues across the country. 28.5" for youth and women's & 29.5" for men's.

2. Spalding Pro Slam Portable Basketball System with 54" Backboard - This basketball hoop is portable and easily assembled. It features an adjustable height from 7.5 feet to 10 feet and a breakaway rim with an all-weather net. A perfect set-up for your driveway or backyard!

3. SKLZ Control Basketballs - This series of basketballs are used to gain different skills depending on which ball you use! This includes lightweight basketballs to help increase reaction time while dribbling or even heavy basketballs to work on increasing the range of your jumpshot!

4. SKLZ Basketball Solo Assist Rebounder - The Solo Assist’s advanced, lightweight construction and true-pass design allows for game-like catch-and-shoot training. Unlike other rebounders, it trains players to catch the ball on the move, set their feet and square up properly before shooting.

5. Joel Embiid Shirt Jersey - Who better to represent than Philly's own, Joel "The Process' Embiid? This awesome T-Shirt will be fan favorite for a long time to come! 76ers fans are known for always supporting the team in their gear!


Baseball- The top hottest trending gifts for the baseball players & fans in your life this year!

1. Easton MAKO TORQ 3 BBCOR Baseball Bat - Can you say dinger? This beautiful baseball bat is awesome not only in design, but also in capability. The special TORQ Handle helps hitters stay inside the ball, getting them shorter to the zone and longer through the zone, resulting in more squared up power to all fields.

2. Spalding Pro Slam Portable Basketball System with 54" Backboard - This basketball hoop is portable and easily assembled. It features an adjustable height from 7.5 feet to 10 feet and a breakaway rim with an all-weather net. A perfect set-up for your driveway or backyard!

3. Rawlings Official League Recreational Bucket with 24 Balls - Whether you're a player always hitting balls over the fence or you're the one reluctantly going outside to play catch.. we all know how easy it is to misplace baseballs over time. Keep your inventory high with this bucket of balls perfect for practice or play!

4. Bucketball Tailgating Game - What goes hand in hand with a baseball game? Yes, that's right.. a perfect tailgate! Gifts 4 & 5 are both tailgate related, because that is simply the best way to enjoy America's favorite game! Bucketball brings fun and leisure to a whole new level with this perfect backyard/tailgate game.

5. Weber Original 22" Charcoal Grill - There is nothing like enjoying a nice hot dog while watching a baseball game! The Weber 22" charcoal grill allows you to cook that hot dog...and a whole lot of other stuff with it's 363" cooking-grade steel plated surface.



- The top hottest trending gifts for the soccer players & fans in your life this year!

1. SKLZ Quickster Soccer Trainer Portable Rebounder Net - Parents - Tired of having your child kick a soccer ball against your walls all the time? Players - Looking for an edge in your training? Look no further. This versatile training equipment can be used as a rebounder or volley trainer to help assist you in your training to master ball control.

2. Dribble Up Smart Soccer Ball - One of the hottest trends in soccer right now! This revolutionary training equipment offers an Interactive Training Library: Virtual trainers take your skills to the next level. Live audio and virtual cones provide instant training feedback. Track Your Progress: View Graded breakdowns of your performance - like a coach. Track and share your improvement over time. Anywhere, anytime. Make your solo training at Total Turf that much more valuable!

3. Fifa Points - Fifa is one of the sport-industries fastest growing video games! Tons of players all over the country rave about their time playing Fifa. Throughout a majority of the game, you may find yourself in need of some Fifa points. You can buy them here. Get that ultimate team going!

4. Athletico National Multi-Purpose Soccer Backpack - You would not believe the amount of soccer equipment we find in our lost & found every year! With this bag, you can keep your shin guards, ball, cleats, and whatever else, stored in one place!

5. Team USA Soccer Jersey - Nike Dri-Fit fabric with USA team crest makes for a pretty nice looking kit! Soccer fans around the whole country can unite to support our national team with this cool gear! Both Men's & Women's can be found through this link.

I look forward to seeing you, your friends, your family, and loved ones enjoying these gifts listed above! I anticipate seeing you around Total Turf after the holiday season with your new items. I really hope my 2018 holiday picks were helpful to you and eased the burden of finding gifts for your loved ones this year! - Or, maybe even made your wish list a little easier.


Gregory Rattacasa


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