Swimming can either be an individual, recreational, or a competitive activity that is the ultimate total body exercises. Beginner? If you are a beginner at swimming it is important to understand some basic techniques to get you started. The very first step is to remove the fear of the pool and being able to get into […]
There’s just one question. There will be sweat. There will be blisters. How long can you hold onto the iron? What is a muscle up? Before defining it, be informed that it involves two phases. The pull up and push up. If you are good at them (able to engage the target […]
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 are so many workout myths about gym programs out there, mostly believed by people who’ve never enrolled in one themselves. So, it’s time to dispel the rumors… with your help. We asked Hailee Walsh, a fitness trainer at Missouri’s City Gym, what the biggest myths new gym members had about joining one of her […]
Working out is great for improving overall health, and those of us that have built a habit of exercising every day know that after some time of consistent progress, it can become addictive. If you’re not sure where you stand on a scale of fitness enthusiast to crazed gym rat, consider this checklist to find out if you’re addicted to exercise…
Exercising is very IN for the last decade, and one can say that promotion of healthy life and fitness even surpasses the eighties aerobics and weightlifting era. People now make room for the dumbbells and benches in their apartments take loans to buy treadmills and more serious pieces of equipment, and those with money hire professional instructors and trainers. There are numerous apps making sure you eat properly, have enough sleep and offering you various exercises from yoga to HIIT. And the great thing is that you can do it all at your home, away from prying eyes and possibility of feeling uncomfortable.
Between work, family, and other obligations, it can be very difficult to squeeze in time to exercise. But it seems that many of life’s little problems can be solved with the internet’s help. We browsed the web and rounded up our favorite workouts that you can do in 20 minutes or less. From body weight […]
No Equipment? No problem. You don’t need a gym to get your fitness on — in most cases, all you need is WiFi and a bit of floor space. I used to be one of those people who thought I needed a gym membership to stay in shape. Really, all I needed was Wifi. Want […]
If you’re addicted to that post-workout endorphin rush (and who isn’t’?) it’s easy to always seek that latest fix. But when it comes to exercise, it’s very possible to do too much of a good thing. If you overdo it at the gym, you put yourself at risk of halting — even reversing — your progress. Believe […]
People are slaves to their habits and that’s why it can be really hard to break your daily routine. Even though it seems hard and intimidating, you should try adding some gym time to your schedule. It is very healthy, and it will give you a sense of accomplishment when you reach your desired fitness level.