New York University, $25,000
Physiclo is the exclusive maker of compression tights that comes packed with its own resistance. Started in 2013 as a medical school project, these sleek, one-of-a-kind athletic pants are designed to make your workouts harder, increasing muscle activation and calorie burn by up to 23% and 14%, respectively. The proprietary resistance technology features a special system of elastic panels that counteract movement, increasing the amount of effort and energy you spend with every step. From Olympians to everyday athletes, Physiclo resistance gear is the ideal exercise tool.