You've bundled up in your cold-weather gear and mustered the determination to head outside for an invigorating winter run. You feel great at first, but a few minutes into your route, you need to stop to catch your breath. After a few sto... Read more
Depending on where you live, weather conditions can vary greatly throughout the year. If you enjoy exercising outdoors, the different seasons certainly bring their share of joys and sorrows. Who wouldn’t enjoy walking, running, or biking on a w... Read more
You’ve made the commitment. You’re not going to hibernate this year just because it’s winter. But you’re cold when it’s 75 degrees and sunny! Just the thought of going outdoors right now makes you shiver.
Take heart... Read more
After a quarter century of lacing up my shoes and hitting the pre-dawn road, I would never question that running has provided me with great health, great friends, incredible physical and mental strength, and a zest for life. However, during cold, dar... Read more
Imagine that it’s April. The weather is warming up and it’s time to pull your spring clothes out of storage, including the bathing suit you shoved in the back of your closet in September. While doing your spring cleaning, you start to try... Read more
I want to begin exercising. I just had surgery on my left wrist. I will have surgery on my right wrist in a month. I weigh 338 pounds. I have been sedentary, due to diabetes, angina, and fibromyalgia, sjogrens, and lupus. Is there something I can do... Read more
Last night it was too cold to walk outside so my husband and I got blankets and went sledding down the stairs! I don't know if we burned more calories running up and down the stairwell or laughing. Great fun!... Read more
I found a cold weather exercise I can do inside. It is something that I don't normally like to do - housework. I stopped doing the spring cleaning in the spring (I would much rather be outside then) but I'm doing it now. The advantage of this on top... Read more
When the temperature drops, so can your motivation to get outside and get moving. So how do you resist the temptation to stay curled up under a blanket until spring arrives? According to a poll of SparkPeople.com members, 76% of exerciser... Read more
Days get shorter, temperatures dip, and the leaves fall from the trees. Fall brings many changes, but that doesn't mean your workouts have to suffer. Instead of letting these autumnal changes bring upon excuses for exercising, look for the opport... Read more
Well in Florida we are having something unusual---SNOW!444. On the local channel-WFTV website they are posting people pics of snow and it's not a lot. But some Floridan have NEVER seen snow except on TV, so they are celebrating and giddy. I went w... Read more
Well in Florida we are having something unusual---SNOW!444. On the local channel-WFTV they are posting people pics of snow and it's not a lot. By some Floridan have NEVER seen snow except on TV, so they are celebrating and giddy. I went walking in... Read more
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