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Low Impact Fitness Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Low Impact Fitness.

Low-Impact Exercises That Burn Major Calories

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

Protecting Your Joints During Exercise

Exercise is good for your heart, helps with weight loss and provides a variety of health-related benefits. At the same time, exercise comes with a certain degree of injury risk, and depending on the activity, it can also put a lot of stress on your j...  Read more

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

Burn 20% More Calories with This Walking Technique

Eventually, most people who walk for fitness will reach the point when walking alone no longer challenges them or helps them see results. If that sounds like you, then Nordic walking may be just what you need. First used as a summer training method b...  Read more

Crisscross Your Way To A Better Life

The fitness universe always talks about Nutrition and Exercise as if these are the only two options for getting in shape.   Want to lose the post-pregnancy padding? Nutrition & Exercise. Want to look 10 years younger? Nutrition...  Read more

Low Carb Pizza
Updated 10/9/2015 3:44:20 PM

I submitted a recipe for Low Carb pizza and it didn't calculate it correctly, its suppose to be for 8 servings not 1 and I don't know how to adjust the problem...  Read more

We've been low carbing, but neither of us likes it
Updated 10/9/2015 10:54:47 AM

We've been low carbing, but neither of us likes it. We were thinking of trying the Mediterranean diet. Anyone done it, and what did you think? Thanks in advance!...  Read more

Are you still looking for a fitness buddy in the d

Are you still looking for a fitness buddy in the downtown TO area? I have a goodlife membership I'd like to make better use of, and would also be interested in starting to run outdoors. I'm an excellent motivator and would welcome similar :)...  Read more

Hi, I am looking for a fitness buddy. We can encou
Updated 10/8/2015 1:55:20 AM

Hi, I am looking for a fitness buddy. We can encourage each other. I am recovering from foot surgery and am anxious to slim down....  Read more

Starting my fitness goals today. Tracking my food
Updated 10/7/2015 6:05:28 PM

Starting my fitness goals today. Tracking my food and working on getting 30 minutes of activity. All low key to get my body in shape...  Read more

Joining a fitness center

I take classes in low impact aerobics, water aerobics, Zumba and Qigong. I am taking the classes with other people who are my age. This helps me to continue with the exercises having a suport group who are like me. I also have access to and use the f...  Read more

My Son

My son is 14 years old and the dynamic here between him and his step-father have recently taken a turn for the worst. There isn't a lot I can do as a mother or wife to make it right between them but to stay positive. I try to stay positive by working...  Read more

SparkGuy's 10 Minute Fitness Club

Group for anyone to build a consistent fitness habit by doing at least 10 minutes of fitness most days per week. See the message board in the SP Challenges forum by the same name....  Read more

Low Impact vs. High Impact Exercises: Which is Right for You?

People often ask me whether certain workouts are "high impact" or "low impact," and in answering them, I have discovered is that there is a lot of confusion among exercisers about what these terms really mean. Yes, they deal somew...  Read more

6 Good Reasons to Try a Spinning Class

As long as I can remember, I was into fitness. I was an active child, athletic and competitive, always trying new sports. Even as a teenager, I loved lifting weights, trying challenging workouts and pushing myself physically. I remember when I was ab...  Read more

New Low Impact Fitness Workout

Coach Nicole's Upper Body Resistance Band Workout:
les.asp?id=1331 I am going to give this a try as my limited mobility lately has been hard to do some other workouts. I can use a chair and st...  Read more