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Cross Training Machine Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Cross Training Machine.

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9 Cross-Training Activities for Runners

The only way to become a better runner is to run, but the more running replaces other exercises in your fitness program, the more likely you are to become injured, suffer from burnout, or develop muscular imbalances. So what's a runner to do (bes...  Read more

Expert Solutions: Free Weights or Machines?

It’s a classic question with no right or wrong answer. If you want an effective strength training workout, should you use free weights or machines? Which option will help you reach your goals? SparkPeople’s Fitness Experts voice...  Read more

You Can Progress to a Pull Up

Make your fitness dreams come true once and for all, starting with the classic pull up! Pull ups are one way to showcase ultimate strength and conditioning, and they're no easy feat for the beginner. But both men and women can achieve pull-u...  Read more

Training to Relieve Back & Knee Pain

Isolating the gluteus medius (a small and hard-to-train muscle located above the gluteus maximus, just below the lower back) can improve your alignment and reduce back and knee pain. According to researchers at the University of Wisconsin at Milwauke...  Read more

The Most Undervalued Piece of Equipment in the Gym

Are you sick of the same-old cardio machines at the gym? Bored by the treadmill? Tired of the elliptical? Can't stand to do another mile on the stationary bike or another flight on the stair climber? Well, then, it's time you head over to the...  Read more

train for marathon & lose 5kg in 6 weeks?
Updated 5/4/2015 7:38:27 PM

Hi everyone, I've recently put on a stack of weight ever since I started doing triathlons and stopped dancing 4 nights a week. Do you think it's possible to lose weight and train? I've got a marathon in 6 weeks and I also want to lose that 5kg I've a...  Read more

did some strength training yesterday and my butt f
Updated 5/1/2015 10:08:25 AM

did some strength training yesterday and my butt feels like someone was punching it all night or something. I like being sore though so all is good 😎...  Read more

Question about styles of elliptical machines?
Updated 5/2/2015 9:08:09 AM

I have arthritis in my right knee. Very mild, just enough to know it's there. And on cold wet days kick my butt. Yes I know at 402 pounds my weight isn't helping. But.... Why do I find this style of elliptical machine https://...  Read more

Really need to start doing more strength training
Updated 5/3/2015 12:39:51 PM

Really need to start doing more strength training I did a workout today and only last about 7 minutes my heart was POUNDING...  Read more

I'm not a huge fan of strength training, if I'm be
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I'm not a huge fan of strength training, if I'm being honest, so I haven't done it. Some of my cardio workouts involve high resistance and have built up my leg muscles, so maybe there's a combo effect there....  Read more

Exercise: keeping the flame lit

To keep exercise interesting, I break my cardio routine up among different machines and around strength training....  Read more

as a destresser during holidays

I actually use excersise as a destresser, when everything is really going crazy, i just plug in my I-pod and jump on a machine at the gym, do my cross training, add a few weights, and poof, im feeling better, i can attack anything again!!!!...  Read more

TriSport:Triathletes, Swimmers, Cyclists & Runners

Anything triathlon! Everything Swimming, Biking, Running and Cross-training. Members from beginners to Iron Man competitors are welcome....  Read more

7 Good Reasons to Use the Cable Cross Machine

A few years ago, you would have been more likely to find me in the weight room than on a treadmill. I loved strength training; I would have done it daily (in lieu of cardio) if possible. But something changed more recently that has me enjoying cardio...  Read more

Cross-Training Activities for Runners

The old running adage is as follows, in order to run, one must runthis is commonly referred to as the Principle of Specificity of Training. In other words, in order for you to become a more efficient runner, you must spend time running. But doing...  Read more