Kettlebells were practically unheard of in North America until recently, but now exercising with a bowling-ball-shaped weight with a handle is the newest fitness trend. Used by fitness enthusiasts, collegiate athletes, and pro sports teams alike, mor... Read more
Everyone wants to do more in less time. Just imagine how much you could get done if you had an extra hour or two a day! That may be a fantasy, but boosting the caloric burn—without spending more time in the gym—isn't. Use these smart... Read more
If you're new to exercise, overweight, or dealing with pain caused by an injury or a chronic condition like arthritis, your doctor may have recommended that you start a low-impact workout program. But what does "low impact" really mean&... Read more
Remember when you were a kid and claimed that your dog ate your homework, when really you just didn't get around to writing your book report? Of course, your teacher knew you were fibbing. While most of us are past blaming the dog instead of taki... Read more
Wouldn’t it be great to be inside the mind of a health and fitness expert, even just for a little while? You could learn the tricks of the trade, straight from the experiences in their own lives. Do what they do, make the healthy choices they m... Read more
Just when I get into a good workout routine my knees start to ache. Generally followed by my bad ankle, wrists, and shoulders. It gets discouraging when they get bad enough that I'm afraid to exercise and risk doing damage.... Read more
as the most, i was doing kettlebell 2-3 times a week but i'm told it is not gonna work as fast as walking,running or jogging.I walk everyday, but can't run too long yet,I'm a loner type of person i like by myself workouts.... Read more
One of the biggest things I've seen since I began tracking my food is that it helps if you plan the meals out and stick to them. It's so easy to come home from a workout and be so tired that you don't feel like cooking, but giving in and going out to... Read more
I started my work out routine today feels great . I lost 30 lbs and then stopped trying for a while but I maintained my weight which is a big deal for me BC I allways yoyo so yay . But I need to lose about 80 more lbs. That's less than when I started... Read more
Excited to get back into my normal routine after surgery, looking forward to feeling the burn! Its been low key walking and chair exercising since May ~frustrating~ finally released, looking forward and moving on reaching for my goals :-D... Read more
I have my personal trainer giving me a home exercise program that involves both upper and lower body. i get a thorough workout in 60 minutes. I have a 30 minutes kettlebell routine. I have a golf preparation workout with fitness ball, golf club an... Read more
This is a group for those anywhere in the world that either swims regularly, swims occasionally or would like to swim as part of their fitness routine. We embrace all swimmers of any level.... Read more
Just like fashion trends come and go, same can be said about workout trends. Hundreds of years ago Russian bodybuilders were using cannonball-like equipment for strength training. Little did they know then that their workouts would be turned into cla... Read more
Kettlebells continue to lead the way as one of the biggest fitness trends of 2011. Having participated in an eight week kettlebell class with a certified kettlebell instructor this past spring, it is now one of my favorite of all-time cross traini... Read more
Well, today is the first day with working with my new Kettlebell. It is an 8 pound (not kg) cast iron one. My doctor says to start out with easy and work my way up.
My first day this evening started out with 20 minutes on my indo... Read more
Well, the last couple of weeks I couldn't help noticing that my kettlebell commitment was slipping. I only managed two sessions each of those weeks and I had to overcome some internal resistance to get them done.
Two sessions each week is reall... Read more
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