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Safer and Stronger: Which Self-Defense Class is for You?

Want to learn to defend yourself and get fit at the same time? Martial arts might be the workout you're looking for.
Posted 7/25/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Jen Mueller : 12 comments   7,336 views
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10 Must-Have Healthy Living Items You Can Get for Less Than $20

Healthy living doesn't have to be expensive. There are many items that make your everyday quest to be healthy for under $20--here are our top 10 favorites.
Posted 7/18/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 7 comments   28,750 views
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Monkey Around & Get Fit With This Playground Workout

Rediscover your inner child with this playground workout that's sure to get your sweating.
Posted 7/14/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Alicia Capetillo : 7 comments   8,439 views
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What in the WOD? Confusing Fitness Acronyms Explained

Need to polish your "fit-speak?" Here are 26 of the most common acronyms you may come across on the gym scene.
Posted 6/2/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 12 comments   34,167 views
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Piloxing: The Hot Hybrid Workout That's Got Us Throwing Punches

What do you get when Pilates meets boxing? Discover Piloxing, the hot fusion fitness workout that's filling up studios across the country.
Posted 5/19/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 11 comments   33,718 views
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Pacing & Fueling along the Half Marathon Race Route

Two things can make or break a race: pacing and fueling. Here's how to hit that sweet spot to help you finish strong.
Posted 4/12/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Melissa Rudy : 8 comments   11,619 views
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10 Tips for Injury-Free Training

Don't get sidelined with a running injury. Learn what to do if you suspect you're injured--and how to prevent injuries in the first place.
Posted 3/29/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 4 comments   18,049 views
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Power Up and Over Any Hill with These 5 Training Tips

Running uphill can be intimidating, but if you incorporate these 5 tips during your training, you'll be able to get and over any hill in no time.
Posted 3/15/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Michael Honkomp : 14 comments   27,829 views
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'Shark Tank' Products That Help You Live Healthier

The show has seen its share of health and fitness products in its seven seasons on the air, but are any relevant to your lifestyle? Learn more about 10 ''Shark Tank'' products.
Posted 3/3/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Alicia Capetillo : 7 comments   20,017 views
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Gear Up! Essentials for Your Half Marathon Training

Learn about running gear necessities as SparkPeople members train to run Cincinnati's Flying Pig Half Marathon.
Posted 3/1/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Dominic Acito : 6 comments   15,884 views
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We'll Run When Pigs Fly: Meet the Runners

SparkPeople members gear up to run Cincinnati's Flying Pig Half Marathon and along the way they share their race-day prep, training plans, gear, fuel needs and more.
Posted 2/16/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 11 comments   18,853 views
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25 Ways to Have a Single Celebration on Valentine's Day

There's no need to be single and sad on Valentine's Day! We have 25 awesome ways to spend the day--and none involve crying along to sad love songs.
Posted 2/4/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 4 comments   13,945 views
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10 Ways to Shape Up Your Gym-Time Decisions

Whether you are in a hurry, low on energy or just unaware, you're bound to make a bad decision at the gym. We can help you turn that decision right around.
Posted 1/22/2016  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 8 comments   20,927 views
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Introducing the ZenFitness30 Method

Try ZenFitness30 with Vionic, an invigorating program that is a great way to begin your day, and can serve as a complement to your existing routine.
Posted 1/6/2016  12:00:00 AM By:   : 30,237 views
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Ace Your Next Workout with a Deck of Cards

Using a deck of cards in your workout routine provides endless options and--best of all--you choose your own level of difficulty!
Posted 10/20/2015  12:00:00 AM By: Elizabeth Lowry : 25 comments   47,062 views
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