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
Most people believe that all exercises are good, safe and effective. After all it's exercise—and that has to count for something, doesn't it?
The truth is that some common exercises aren't safe at all (especially for people who... Read more
Every girl wants to look her very best on her prom night! Once you've found that perfect dress, you're probably working extra hard at sticking to a healthy diet and exercise plan. We've designed three prom dress workouts to help you focus... Read more
In this exercise, movement will come from the shoulders and elbows.
Start by sitting on the seat and adjusting the leg-restraint pad to the appropriate height. Your feet should be flat on the floor and the pad should help keep your l... Read more
Are you always on the run and running out of time to stretch? Try adding a few standing stretches throughout the day. Whether standing in line, waiting for the bus or watching a soccer game, you can squeeze in some quality flexibility training. You c... Read more
This is a Challenge of doing 5 workouts straight days in a row... Hope that this Helps with Keeping you going... Even better if you do it for 6-7 days... but I limited it to just 5 to start out with... oxox... Read more
Everyday I manage to get in some exercise even if its for 20 minutes. Perhaps its later in the evening but I still have been doing it. I want the trophy for the exercise challenge so I've been trying really hard. Two more weeks to go.... Read more
Ok, I stink at numbers. Yet when I am working out and tracking food, I get obsessed with numbers.
My question is this: I get the concept of BMR. Mine is 1775, although I just turned 50 so it might be a tad bit lower. I understand that this i... Read more
I didn't have time to scan through all of the boards so I apologize up front if this is a repeat topic.
I have been blessed with the upper arms (triceps) that never stop waving bye-bye. I have been working out consistently now for 3 months and h... Read more
A quick "realignment" to improve your posture:1. Stand up straight (or while walking). 2. lift your arms straight out to the sides from your body (so your body and arms make a T-shape). 3. turn your palms upwards, which naturally turns your whole arm... Read more
Your back muscles may be one of the most neglected areas when it comes to strength training. And it isn't too surprising since we do not have a daily view of these muscles like we do our abs, chest, even our leg muscles. By focusing just a few... Read more
Warning! This list may be controversial, so feel free to disagree. I imagine that, for many people, several of the exercises on my personal DON'T DO list may be on your favorites list–and one, in particular, is probably on almost every gym rat’s fav... Read more
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