March 05, 2014 // Category: Fitness Community
In 2014, the hottest trends in fitness will be directly under the sun. Why go outside? Research indicates that moderate exposure to sunlight can increase your mood, boost your Vitamin D intake and propel your sweat count. Plus, a healthy dose of fresh air is invigorating for all involved. My advice – put on your sunscreen, strap on some Ray-Bans, and prepare to perspire with these great new outdoor fitness trends!
March 04, 2014 // Category: Fitness Advisor
Shoveling snow, scraping windshields and running from the car to the office burns calories, but enough is enough. We can’t take it anymore, winter! We’re tired. We’re cold. We want spring! But alas, it’s only March.
February 25, 2014 // Category: Fitness Advisor
Have you ever tried planking on top of a fridge? How about on a desk, a train or on top of a billboard sign? No? Neither have I. But we have all laughed at those crazy viral photos of “planking” in unique places. Although their form isn’t quite up to par, these plank daredevils are onto something – a plank is truly one of the best core exercises ever. No need to do endless crunches or break out expensive equipment: planking is an easy, all-terrain, effective exercise.