We all know how important goal setting is to reaching our dreams. From walking four times a week to eating more fruits and veggies, declaring your healthy intentions is an awesome way to make positive changes in your life.
But if you’re lo... Read more
Make your fitness dreams come true once and for all, starting with the classic pushup!
Pushups tend to be much easier for men, since they have greater muscle mass and strength than women. But you don't have to be G.I. Jane to master the &quo... Read more
Have you thought about how great it would be to include your family in your pursuit to exercise more regularly? Family exercise will improve the health of your loved ones, make exercise more fun, and at the same time develop stronger connections betw... Read more
Measuring your fitness level regularly is one way to find out if you're making progress. Most fitness centers have trained staff who can evaluate your body composition, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and cardiovascular endurance, b... Read more
What “fitness feat” have you always wanted to accomplish? I think we all have something in mind, a seemingly insurmountable task that we just wish, for whatever reason, we could do. You see other people accomplish it with ease, and you se... Read more
A couple of weeks ago I started incorporating pushups and crunches into my routine so I can get toned as I lose weight. When I started I could barely even do 3 pushups. I just did 23 and feel I can do at least another 2 sets of 8. Same with the crunc... Read more
I want to start a streak, something that will challenge me, but I know I can fit in too.
How about a pushup challenge? I've done 16 pushups 2 days in a row, if I do today that's 3 days. I know 16 isn't a lot, but its a start.
Who wants to joi... Read more
A lot of things happened in 1959; one of which was that a certain segment of those born during that year in the USA or to parents of USA citizenship were exempt from the selective service. What else do you remember or know about 1959...if that is you... Read more
I was really careful about keeping form during this exercise but now, a few hours later, the lateral muscles in my back really hurt. It was my first time doing this move...Has anyone else had a problem with this exercise???... Read more
I couldn't find the old thread so I had to CREATE a new one.
The Pushup test:
The Crunch test:
S... Read more
I wanted to do daily pushups to tone my arms but could never remember to do them consistently. I decided to write PUSHUPS all over the outside of my daily vitamin bottle, so now when i take my vitamin I do my pushups - its like a double whammy! 30... Read more
Every time I go to the kitchen at work for food (5x a day) I add quick exercises.15 Wall Pushups15 Closed Arm Wall Pushups20 Calf Raises from a stepI've noticed that I can do more regular pushups since I started my quick exercises throughout my work... Read more
Here's a roundup of the most interesting stories we've seen on the web in the last week or so. Ways to Cut 100 Calories from Your Meals, from Women's Health. I love features like this, where you learn painless and simple ways to save calories and st... Read more
This job comes with many cool perks: not getting in trouble at work for spending time on SparkPeople, doing the Hundred Pushups Challenge during breaks (yep, we're doing it. I'll let you know how it goes), and sharing the inspirational Success Storie... Read more
After doing this program here at www.hundredpushups.com for 6 weeks, you are suppose to be able to do 100 pushups.
Why pushups? Well pushups work out your biceps, triceps forearms. They strengthen and tone your shoulders. They work your ch... Read more
Not pretty...not fun....but done....
It was a wobbly road after 70....and I won't soon do it again....now to add some character to the strong arms...
Life is Good! Next challenge...Half Marathon....... Read more
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