Skateboarding is awesome. You hop on your favorite skateboard and cruise down the streets feeling free and happy. You feel the cool wind on your face, you zone out and focus on the road and there isn’t a care on your mind. It’s just you and your skateboard and all the freedom you need. But […]
Cycling is perhaps among the best hobbies to develop, either as a pastime or as an exercise. Apart from being a great stress buster, it helps burn some serious calories as well. Not to mention that it helps to strengthen those core muscles that are so very important for overall strength and fitness. However, a […]
There is nothing as good as realizing results after spending your time working out. Whether you are trying to lose weight, add muscles or simply learn a new skill, we all would like to see progress. However, it is not every day that you work-out that you will see results. After a period of successful workouts, every runner reaches a stage where your workouts will not be delivering results. That is when we say that you have reached a plateau stage. For example, you have been increasing your speed every week for months and then you reach a stage where you cannot increase speed further despite doing the same workouts that you were doing before.
According to Science Daily, most people fail to blast off the layers of fat when struggling to lose weight because they miscalculate the amount of calories they consume on a daily basis. In fact, the bigger problem is far deeper than that because underestimating the number of calories is only an indicator of a larger concern: the dieting measures that most dieters employ are overly prohibitive. Here are 20 ways you can lose weight without restrictive diets and gimmicks.
This New Year, millions of Americans will pick up unused sneakers, shimmy into new track suits, and resolve to transform their fitness in the months ahead. These visions of physical grandeur vary widely. One person might aim to walk for an hour three times each week; another might plan to run five marathons in 2017. No matter your goal, one thing […]
You already know what exercise is good for you, but it may be difficult for you to turn this desire into a habit and a priority in your life. Constancy is the key to making exercise a habit for life. Here are some tips for doing a constant routine of exercises. There are no secrets to be healthy, exercising regularly will allow you to be better with yourself and consequently be happier. Here are 10 reasons why you’re keep starting and quitting your fitness regimen.
Leg Day? Try a deadlift. Strength training gurus love to say there’s only one way to perform a lift, and that all other techniques and variations are either wrong or ineffective. Such a philosophy is shortsighted, and this article will show how intelligent variation can build a bigger, stronger, bulletproof body. First, every body is unique, […]
Many women embrace pregnancy and the way their bodies grow throughout their 40 week journey, but many also fear it and don’t look forward to the weight gain and concurrent muscle pains and aches that accompany a growing midsection. To mitigate weight gain, and for some, to keep up with habits that they established before they were pregnant, many pregnant women turn to working out throughout their pregnancy.
Being vegan is not just a way to protest the abuse of animals in the food industry, but a lifestyle that shapes your view of the world and the way you perceive yourself as well. Yes, it all starts by deciding not to eat meat, eggs and dairy, wear fur or use cosmetics tested on animals, but veganism slowly makes you think differently and act in accordance with its principles. Over the course of time, this reflects on your performance as well and you may start asking yourself if it’s possible to achieve high performance on a non-meat diet. Therefore, here are a couple of nutrition facts and tips for vegan running enthusiasts who wish to achieve great results.
Motivation is the most important thing to succeed! You can have all the nutrition knowledge, all the training knowledge and all the equipment and money you need, but if you do not stay motivated, you will never achieve your fitness goals. Being active is good for all aspects of your health: it strengthens the immune […]