The Best Jump Ropes to Crank Up Your Cardio Routine

The Best Jump Ropes to Crank Up Your Cardio Routine

This article originally appeared in Shape.

At the end of the rope with your current cardio routine? Try the low-impact alternative that's taking over TikTok: Jumping rope. The workout burns more calories per minute than running while strengthening your arms, legs, shoulders, and glutes. It also requires just one piece of equipment and can be done in compact spaces, such as a living room. Plus, even the most luxurious jump ropes cost a fraction of traditional cardio machines.

Ahead, the best jump ropes for beginners to advanced skippers, according to a fitness expert and passionate purchasers: