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Pool Workouts For Sprinters Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Pool Workouts For Sprinters.

5 Fun Ways to Dive In to Aquatic Exercise

The pool can be a scary place. You have to wear a swimsuit (ack!), get your hair wet and know the rules of the road—er, swim lanes. But don't let that stop you! Water provides an excellent workout, especially for people with joint issues or...  Read more

Swimming: Take the Plunge!

I recently swam laps for the first time since my childhood swimming lessons. The next day, when my muscles were sore and fatigued, I realized that there was much more to swimming than just splashing around. This gentle-but-challenging form of exercis...  Read more

Exercising in Water

Have you ever considered including water fitness into your exercise routine? This can be a great way to increase strength, flexibility and cardiovascular health. Plus, during the months of summer heat, what is a better way to keep cool? Wa...  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

Reference Guide to Cooling Down

SparkPeople’s Exercise Reference Guides offer an in-depth look at the principles of fitness. What is a Cool Down? A cool down is the act of gradually lowering body temperature, heart rate, and breathing rate following exercise. The...  Read more

Kettle ball workout recommendations
Updated 11/21/2015 12:05:42 PM

Can anyone recommend a kettle ball workout dvd or are there any free videos online? Also how do I determine what pound weight I should start out with? I have never worked out with them before but I would like to try. ...  Read more

When I'm entering my workout exercise. It asks me
Updated 11/20/2015 4:00:32 AM

When I'm entering my workout exercise. It asks me the weight. Is that MY weight or the weight of the dumbells/machine lbs that I'm using?...  Read more

Whats your favorite snack after a great workout? M
Updated 11/19/2015 9:48:43 PM

Whats your favorite snack after a great workout? Mine ( cup of green grapes with half cup cool whip) need more snack ideas....  Read more

Just Finished Full Shaun T Workout 25 min on You T
Updated 11/22/2015 8:50:59 AM

Just Finished Full Shaun T Workout 25 min on You Tube first time working out with him. Hard but afterwards you feel great....  Read more

Comment Best workouts or workout apps!(: GO!!!
Updated 11/20/2015 3:34:20 AM

Comment Best workouts or workout apps!(: GO!!!...  Read more

Pool exercise

If you have a pool, get some pool exercise equipment and workout in the water. ....  Read more

Gardening and Swimming

As a retired person with major back problems, I find it difficult to walk and do many strength exercises, so my exercise is mostly gardening. Because 65% of my heart muscle no longer functions, I can only do 15-30 minutes of gardening at a time befor...  Read more

Dance Dance Revolution

For those of us that love the game and realize that it's a great workout as well =)...  Read more

7 Water Exercise Routines

One of my favorite activities, aside from running, is water aerobics. Some gyms refer to these classes as Aqua-Exercises, Hydro-Workouts or Aquatic Exercises. If you have never taken a water aerobics class, I highly encourage you to do so. Not only w...  Read more

Poll: Have You Ever Taken a Water Aerobics Class?

Three summers ago, I ventured into the world of water aerobics. This was one class I was certain I could do well in and if not, no one would notice or so I thought. Never having had the grace or the agility to feel comfortable in a step aerobics clas...  Read more