June 24, 2014 / Category: Fitness Community

6.24.14ReplaceYourOfficeChair.jpgThe stability ball originated in the rehabilitation and physical therapy environment of the 1960s, but these days, you’d be hard pressed to enter a workout facility and not see it used as exercise equipment. Now the big rubber ball is bouncing into the workplace. 

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June 17, 2014 / Category: Fitness Advisor

6.17.14GoodFormGetsResults.jpgLet’s face it: our schedules are busier than ever, and free time is the most valuable commodity we have. Sloppy strength training – including poor form, incomplete repetitions and ill-conceived resistance weight – is simply a waste of time.

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June 16, 2014 / Category: Fitness Community

BurpeeBodyweightKing.jpgAt Life Fitness, we love how bodyweight exercises hit multiple muscle regions, work both strength and cardio, and incinerate calories. And while there are many candidates for “best bodyweight exercise,” only one of them has royal blood: the burpee.

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