Is Marathon Running bad for Your Heart?

Is Marathon Running bad for Your Heart

Whenever we hear someone mention cardiovascular health, we immediately start thinking of some type of physical activity such as running or jogging. However recent studies have shown that marathon running can actually promote undesirable changes within the heart muscles causing the heart to become enlarged. A situation which has been commonly observed in low level […]

The Great Cardio Workout... Without Running!

The Great Cardio Workout... Without Running

If you want to get in a good cardio workout but you’re sick of running on the treadmill or if you have injuries that will not allow you to there are other options out there. Cardiovascular exercise is continuous exercise for at least 20 minutes where your heart rate will raise and you should perspire. […]

Tips to Increase Your Running Speed and Endurance

Tips to Increase Your Running Speed and Endurance

Professional runners and athletes have for some time continued to thwart the odd and set new barriers and records once believed to be absolutely impossible. Many trainers outside these events who were privileged to witness these breathtaking events have often wondered what contributing factors were made possible to achieve such peak performance. Also how they […]

Barefoot Running Shoes - Do they Work?

Barefoot Running Shoes - Do they Work?

Ask ten runners what’s the best way to run and you’ll get ten different answers. Some runners favor shoes with more cushion and support while others swear by barefoot running shoes. The idea behind them is to create a more natural dynamic on unnatural surfaces, such as asphalt. What is the deal with barefoot running […]

Add Miles to Your Running Training Plan

The typical beginner runner’s main goal is to maintain a constant workout thus allowing the body to familiarize itself with running. This is generally achieved by setting up a running training plan where you run anywhere between two to three days on a weekly basis and over a distance not exceeding 1 to 4 miles. […]

Downhill Running - Head for the Hills

For runners, the uphill battle may seem more difficult on your body than the downward decent. But what most don’t realize is that downhill running actually requires the use of more diverse muscle groups. Unlike weight lifting and focusing on separate muscle groups to gain strength and power, hill running combines the body’s effort to […]

My Running Euphoria

My Running Euphoria

Whether your running for your life like Charlie Brown, or jumping over hurdles like a cross country All-American, or running on wet sand like the ever so inspirational Olympic hope-full’s in Chariots of Fire, you are enjoying a sense of euphoria that is often called “runner’s high”. How running can improve your life Its marathon […]

Natural weight loss tips for a Healthier Life

Natural Weight Loss Tips

If you thought losing weight was a crazy desire, you were wrong, you simply need natural weight loss tips to help you on your journey. These tips are best for men seeking to lose weight and are facing trouble in the process. The everyday lifestyle and the hectic schedule can act as hurdles slowing down […]

Crossfit shoes- The top picks for an attacking Workout!

Crossfit shoes for the workout

When it comes to the CrossFit Workout, proper CrossFit shoes matter! With that said we have compiled our top picks of Crossfit shoes for you to make it through that tough workout. All of these shoes on our list, are a perfect fit and let you smoothly glide through various exercises targeting different body areas. […]

10 minutes belly fat burner!

quickly burning the belly fat

If belly fat is your prime concern, let’s put a stop to it from today onward! Also, don’t make excuses like ‘I don’t have time to work out’ and ‘Gyms are expensive’ fool you! In fact, it only takes about 10 minutes of exercise to get you to your dream shape. Yes, you heard us […]

Find out the best moves to lose belly fat!

lose stubborn belly fat

The opening move when you decide to improve on your appearance should be to lose belly fat. Once the belly flab settles, it becomes a tedious task to get rid of this stubborn fat. Not only does it ruin a man’s perfect look but takes a toll even on your health. A flat belly indicates […]

Men’s Fitness Plan Tips that All Men Should Abide By

fitness tips

Sticking to a fitness plan is quite challenging, but that is how you keep marching forward and grow. As another year is knocking the doors what best time to adhere to your fitness plan than now? With new year, new me, getting back in shape and following healthy habits should definitely be on your list. […]

Does your workout footwear match your workout? Think again!

Does your workout footwear match your workout? Think again!

Dusting off the same beaten down workout footwear for your workout? In fact, we see you there, cynical of our claims that you need different shoes for your running and your aerobics class. Also, we know that the words ‘marketing scam’ are lighting up like a neon sign and flashing in red. We understand your […]

Crossfit workout - 10 things to remember before trying!

Cross fit workout

Curious about CrossFit workout?  We got you! Crossfit, admittedly, is not for everyone. And we understand why! It is an acquired taste, like wasabi and pineapple on pizza. We will either love it or really hate it. However, there is usually no lukewarm response to this form of exercise. But also there is no doubt […]

Top 10 hottest female fitness models

A fitness model working out.

Female fitness models are undoubtedly an inspiration for many. Suppose, you are scrolling through your posts, won’t you stop staring at a fit model? Their posts and daily workout regimes are further taking the internet by storm. In fact, their perfectly sculpted figure along with a fit body make heads turn everywhere they go. Of […]

Fitness Gifts for Men who like to Workout

Fitness Gifts for Men who like to Workout

The best gift ideas for the person who loves to exercise are fitness gifts which make them special. Generally, people used to present gifts to men with products like a tie, a wallet, or a watch. Besides these usual gifts, you can buy the ideal gifts for men based on their passion. If he is […]

The Top Workout Finishers to Increase Fat Burn

The Top Workout Finishers to Increase Fat Burn

  Workout finishers are the final hit on the nail. In fact, when done right, they bring out the maximum potential of growth for burning fats effectively. Dripping and sweating after running on the treadmill, these finishers use even the last ounce of energy left in you. Likewise, they are the test for mental toughness at […]

How Much Cardio Exercise Should You Do?

How Much Cardio Exercise Should You Do?

Many people value cardio exercise for its huge influence on heart and lung health. There is, no doubt, the big question of how much cardio is necessary. I often hear people ask, “How much cardio should I do per week?” “How long should I do cardio to burn fat?” “How much cardio should I do […]

10 Sесrеt Health and Еxеrсiѕе Tiрѕ Tо Еnhаnсе Уоur Fitnеѕѕ

10 Sесrеt Health and Еxеrсiѕе Tiрѕ Tо Еnhаnсе Уоur Fitnеѕѕ

Health and Еxеrсiѕе Tiрѕ may seem a dime a dozen these days. However, Sееn аgаinѕt thе bасkgrоund оf mоdеrniѕаtiоn аnd tесhnоlоgiсаl advancements which add to our sedentary lives and keep us indoors for longer amounts of time. Thе ѕignifiсаnсе of maintaining уоur bоdу аnd mind has gаinеd аn unрrесеdеntеd аmоunt of importance and attention today […]

Work the Beach with a Full Body Beach Workout

Work the Beach with a Full Body Beach Workout

If you are lucky enough to leave near a beach or get to visit often a beach workout is a fun way to work up a sweat. It’s also a great way to enjoy nature and relax your mind from the busy monotonous office or indoor scenery. Every summer and for those with warm weather year […]

The Most Physically Demanding Jobs

The Most Physically Demanding Jobs

If you’re not the desk job type that can sit down all day long in an office then you might want to explore the world of some of the most physically demanding jobs. These jobs are mainly outdoors and double as a killer workout. Top 5 Most Physically Demanding Jobs Bikers – Bike Taxi (Rickshaw), […]

High Calorie Fat Burning Workouts

High Calorie Fat Burning Workouts

Looking for new fat burning workouts to shed pounds while still building muscle? Some of the most effective means of fast calorie burning is with high impact cardiovascular workout. This method is similar to traditional cross-training routines which often burning an excess of five hundred calories in as short a time as thirty minutes. Many of […]

At Home CrоѕѕFit Wоrkоutѕ That Get You Out of the Gym

At Home CrоѕѕFit Wоrkоutѕ That Get You Out of the Gym

Home CrоѕѕFit wоrkоutѕ аrе wоrkоutѕ thаt put tоgеthеr strength, stamina, agility, flexibility, роwеr, ѕрееd, and bаlаnсе just like the ones at your local CrossFit box. If you’re new to the idea of CrossFit it iѕ a kind of training whеrе уоu соmbinе standard weights, with bodyweight and cardio exercises. It’s similar to training used for decades by […]

30 Minutе Bоdуwеight Cirсuit Workout for an Amazing Full Body Burn

30 Minutе Bоdуwеight Cirсuit Workout for an Amazing Full Body Burn

Here аrе 8 of thе best fаt burning bоdуwеight cirсuit wоrkоut to hеlр you gain muѕсlе аnd burn fаt withоut еԛuiрmеnt. If it’s still a niсе timе оf уеаr tо wоrkоut in a park, take аdvаntаgе of it, аnd ѕаvе ѕоmе саѕh. Thе mоѕt imроrtаnt сhаrасtеriѕtiсѕ оf a fаt burning bоdуwеight cirсuit workout iѕ that […]

Multifunction Watch

Multifunction Watch

With the emergence of the multifunction watch quickly becoming fashion accessories or jewelry pieces more than functional timepieces, it can be easy to lose sight of its utility. Beyond telling you the time (which let’s face it – we all ask our cell phones to do), a solid multifunction watch can enhance your fitness routine. Do a […]

Make Your Connection Through Fitness

Make Your Connection Through Fitness

One thing none of us can afford to do is to miss our flight connection. No wonder it’s so aggravating to show up an hour to two hours early at the airport, wait around for a flight that’s probably going to be delayed, only to miss our connecting flight and have to be rebooked or leave […]

Speed and Power Development Tools

Speed and Power Development Tools

Many athletes work hard to develop explosive speed and power with a mixture of exercises and the use of speed and power equipment. When exercising for speed and power, you must work to become as strong as possible. However, strength does not necessarily equal speed. Pure power is a mixture of strength and athleticism, which […]

Treadmill Workouts to Change up Your Routine

Treadmill Workouts to Change up Your Routine

Sometimes seen as one of the most boring forms of exercise ever experienced. The treadmill offers a routine filled with countless and sometimes seemingly endless hours of just staring at the wall. As we begin to be overcome with this ultimate boredom we begin to wonder to ourselves, there must be something more to this. […]

Promote Better Prostate Health

Promote Better Prostate Health

In the last twenty years prostate problems have nearly doubled in men and this serious issue is something that every man needs to take note of. Prostate issues can cause a variety of issues with fertility, diseases and even prostate cancer so it is important to pay attention to the health of your prostate no matter you […]

Training for a Marathon

Training for a Marathon

Running a marathon is a physical accomplishment of epic proportions, and one that will earn you eternal bragging rights. But training for a marathon involves more than just getting out there and running. Proper training can make the difference between failure and success. To train properly, you’ll need the following: Set a Reasonable Goal.  This is paramount. […]

Burn Fat Faster with Cold Temperature

Burn Fat Faster With Cold Temp

The idea of your body burning more calories when dealing with cold temperature is not new. Unfortunately just sipping cold water during the day is not going to do it as you need a more integrated approach in order to burn fat and get results. It all has to do with thermogenesis, the way your […]

Intense Calves Workout Blaster

Intense Calves Workout Blaster

For many weight lifters, training the calves is probably one of, if not the most neglected aspect of the body with respect to weight training. Several fitness enthusiasts have just resorted to the age old myth that their underdeveloped calves are as a direct result of hereditary genetics. The sad truth to this misconception is, […]

The Keto Diet – What is it and Does it Work?

Ketogenic diet

Ketogenic diets are all the rage, and for good reason. You see, losing weight and building/preserving lean muscle mass is tough. In fact, calling it tough is like saying that running a marathon is a bit challenging. What we should say is that it’s one of the hardest things you’ll ever have to do. For […]

The Pre Party Workout to Look Ripped Before you Go Out

The Pre Party Workout to Look Ripped Before you Go Out

Some guys swear by doing 20 pushups as their pre party workout to look ripped before heading out for the evening. Others won’t leave the house without hanging from their inversion bar and doing some full body reverse crunches. The reason being they believe it helps them to look “more ripped” than if they’d just […]

Hiking the Outdoors like Never Before For a New Way to do Your Cardio Workout

Hiking the Outdoors like Never Before

We believe hiking to be an experience that changes your perceptions towards how you view nature. Fit the trail with hiking and make it a part of your life! When your travels take you someplace with a lot of natural outdoor beauty; you’re also getting up close and personal with an exhilarating and healthy leisure activity. Hiking […]

Rules for Texting

Rules for Texting

So you’ve scored the digits great job, now comes the first interaction. Communicating has changed drastically with the introduction of technology in our everyday lives such as instant messenger, email, and text messaging. Now it’s not always necessary to have those awkward first calls to set up a date with long uncomfortable pauses you can […]

Eating Strategies to Blast Away Unwanted Fat

Eating Strategies to Blast Away Unwanted Fat

If you’re like most guys out there, you’ll know full well just how difficult it can actually be to lose weight and achieve the body of your dreams, or even simply a healthy BMI for that matter. Beer and alcohol tends to taste good, as well as pizza, burger, and other fast foods and junk […]

Abdominal Exercise Myths

Abdominal Exercise Myths

The fitness industry today with respect to achieving the perfect abs is so revolutionized that not only are there countless of television ads on local and international stations about the latest exercise machines available for purchase to magically reveal your six pack often with a minimal amount of effort but additionally has managed to conceive […]

Signs you Should Change your Workout

Signs you Should Change your Workout

Most beginners when starting an exercise program to improve their overall physical health, and or weight loss will often do so with a high level of enthusiasm and great expectation occasionally seen getting out of bed early, arriving to the gym on time on a daily basis pumped with motivation and vigor. However over time […]

Off Season Workouts – the Origins of Cross Training

Off Season Workouts – the Origins of Cross Training

Mention the words cross training and non-athletic types will either think you’re talking about footwear or that you’re simply not dedicated to a single fitness endeavor. Mention the same words to a serious athlete and you’ll have started an exciting conversation about sharing workouts, techniques and goals. Cross training started when dedicated single-sport athletes began […]

Motivational Tips to Get Through a Tough Workout

Motivational Tips to Get Through a Tough Workout

We have all been privileged to the vast amounts of information on the health benefits on why we should have some levels of exercise routine incorporated within our daily lifestyle. But sometimes you need that extra push to take your workout to the next level, check out these motivational tips to help you on your […]

Effective Interval Training Workout

Effective Interval Training Workout

The interval training workout is seen as a cardiovascular physical training routine which involves an occasional alterations in the intensity usually beginning with a low frequency workout and ending with a high intensity exercise with specific rest periods in-between. Most fitness enthusiasts have found it to be quite effective by including a high intensity exercise […]

10 Ways to Save Time During Your Workout

10 Ways to Save Time During Your Workout

In the world of Hollywood movies and make believe the average person has an entire hour and more to devote to their workout. In reality this is far from the truth as for the average employee having 24 hours within a typical day is almost never enough to effectively fit a workout as that often […]

A Basic Guide to Help Lose your Gut

A Basic Guide to Help Lose your Gut

Sick and tired of having to constantly buy bigger sized clothing as your current items appear to be getting tighter and tighter on your body. Unfortunately, no matter how much you try to convince yourself, they aren’t shrinking in the wash and it is instead you that are getting bigger and heavier. If you’re guilty […]

Treadmill Workouts to Change up Your Routine

Treadmill Workouts to Change up Your Routine

Sometimes seen as one of the most boring forms of exercise ever experienced. The treadmill offers a routine filled with countless and sometimes seemingly endless hours of just staring at the wall. As we begin to be overcome with this ultimate boredom we begin to wonder to ourselves, there must be something more to this. […]

Sleep Deprivation Effects on Fat Loss and Muscle Gain

Sleep Deprivation Effects on Fat Loss and Muscle Gain

Bodybuilders have known for the last fifty years that part of avoiding the problems of over-training is done by sleeping correctly. Sleep deprivation has been a problem that many people overlook and the result is that on average man today in this fast paced world sleeps less than the average male did 100 years ago. […]

Killer Quadricep Workout

Killer Quadricep Workout

Whether leg day may be the most-dreaded, most-loved or most-skipped part of your workout regimen, it is crucial. Our quadriceps, specifically, are the main players in the extension of the knee and a vital part of a strong frame, not to mention in walking, standing, and running. Leg workouts can either be split into a […]

Effective Time Management to Achieve Your Goals

Effective Time Management to Achieve Your Goals

When you set out to accomplish any athletic goal the key is time management. Life is all about making tough choices every day and you need to have a serious conversation with yourself about how much you are willing to make the choices required to be healthy. Time Management Strategies to Improve your Fitness Routine […]

Three Benefits of a Pre-Holiday Cleanse Diet

Three Benefits of a Pre-Holiday Cleanse Diet

We all deserve to indulge during holidays. We work hard all year and look forward to some well earned rest, recuperation, food and drink. No matter where you choose to spend your holidays, or indeed when you choose to celebrate them, you can rest assured that unless you’re extremely dedicated and strong willed, you will […]

How to Bench Press Twice your Bodyweight

There is no question about it if you can bench press twice your bodyweight you are certainly very strong. You will probably be very aware of the fact that in many different ‘man-circles’ this is a gold standard that is equivalent to running a mile in 4 minutes. Tips to bench press twice your bodyweight […]

What is Tabata Training?

What is Tabata Training

It is a known fact that cardiovascular exercise are specifically designed and implemented into workout routines to stimulate loss of fatty tissue, improve a person’s endurance and burn calories. Such exercises have included skipping, distance running, power walking or even cycling. These set of exercise workouts are categorically referred to as moderate intense training as […]

Planning your Workout for your Body Type

Planning your Workout for your Body Type

There are many factors that influence what types of workouts you should do to reach your fitness goals. Gender, age, ability, etc. are all factors; however, one of the most important and perhaps most overlooked is body type. Yes, just because you and your buddy weigh the same and are the same height means in […]

How Movember is Bringing Attention to Men's Health

How Movember is Bringing Attention to Men's Health

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of years, you’ll have probably noticed that around the month of November, more and more men seem to be sporting various styles of mustaches that you wouldn’t ordinarily see as much of. This is no coincidence, as it is what is now known as […]

Breathing Techniques - Inhale… Exhale… Repeat

Breathing Techniques - Inhale… Exhale… Repeat

Regardless of your fitness level and your choice health and fitness activities, one of the easiest and most effective ways to enhance your results is to really concentrate on your breathing. Besides keeping your blood oxygenated as you also increase your heart rate and respiration levels, proper breathing can also improve your strength, mechanics and […]

5 Squat Variations to Add to Your Training

5 Squat Variations to Add to Your Training

The great thing about squats is that they are undoubtedly one of the best exercises that involve multiple muscle groups at one time and have a high rate of fat burn. Usually when we talk about squats, we always imagine the same execution of having a bar on your back and squatting up and down. The truth is there […]

Spinning Class - A New Spin on Working Out

Spinning Class - A New Spin on Working Out

You have probably seen the room full of stationary bikes at the gym with spinning class in full swing and been tempted to join. Even if you don’t have much experience with stationary bikes you should definitely consider mixing up your workout with spinning. Spinning class can be fun if you are up to it […]

Florida State Wins Without Jameis Winston

Florida State Wins Without Jameis Winston

Without Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston at quarterback, the top-ranked Florida State Seminoles somehow overcame adversity and defeated No. 22 Clemson, 23-17, in overtime Saturday night. Running back Karlos Williams scored on a 12-yard run in overtime to give FSU the win. Winston, who has had a series of off field issues, was initially set […]

Domestic Violence Has The NFL Under Fire

Domestic Violence Has The NFL Under Fire

The Carolina Panthers defeated the Detroit Lions, 24-7, Sunday afternoon at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. The Minnesota Vikings were blown out by the New England Patriots on Sunday. They were two of 16 NFL games this weekend. They are noteworthy for a pair of players who did not step on the field Sunday. […]

College Football Kicks Off 2014 Season

College Football Kicks Off 2014 Season

The 2014 college football season’s first full weekend kicked off with a full slate of games led by No. 1-ranked Florida State, which managed to get by a pesky Oklahoma State, 37-31. Winston completed 25-of-40 passes for 370 yards and a touchdown. It was Winston’s legs that sparked the Seminoles in the second half. Holding […]

Can you Still Powerlift in your 40s?

Can you Still Powerlift in your 40s

As athletes get older, it is wise to appreciate the fact that your body is not as efficient as it was in your twenties or thirties but this does not mean one has to simply give up. There are many power lifters, bodybuilders and strongmen who still compete in their 40s; many of them also […]

Fiber Supplements – Not Just for Grandpa

Fiber Supplements – Not Just for Grandpa

Think fiber supplements are just for geriatrics? Think again. The sad fact is that most of us only get about 10% to 20% of our recommended daily allowance (RDA) of fiber in our diets. Fiber is essential to the digestion of food and the proper function of the body’s waste removal system. Why you need fiber […]

Most Commonly Under Exercised Muscle Groups

Most Commonly Under Exercised Muscle Groups

For the average beginner going to the gym, choosing the activities that they enjoy performing and avoiding those which often seem overly difficult and unenjoyable would probably seem to make some level of sense. However if you’re training for the 5K marathon and are consistently progressing in your mile time with training, then you don’t […]

Hill Training - Head for the Hills to Win it

Hill Training - Head for the Hills to Win it

Exercise scientist and national competitor, Heikki Rusko—one of the world’s leading researchers in running performance—needed a fast an effective method to prepare for the National Master’s Championships. His fix: Hill training. Knowing that hill training produces an increase in performance and a boost in aerobic capacity, Rusko heads for the hills. At 64-years-old, you’ll be […]

Is Pornography Cheating?

Is Pornography Cheating

They’re just pictures… right? Pictures of adult women that chose to take their clothes off and pose nude for a magazine they knew millions of people would see. You don’t actually know or socialize with those women. You’re not asking your girlfriend or wife to get plastic surgery to look like them. Why on Earth […]

Can Your Socks Really Improve Performance?

Can Your Socks Really Improve Performance

Footwear is an essential piece of equipment for nearly all fitness activities. Yet, most people stop after they’ve purchased shoes, skates, skis, etc. We can’t say we blame them – after dropping a few hundred bucks it’s only natural to assume you’re done. In actuality, the socks you wear also play an incredibly important role […]

Working out with Your Dog

Working out with Your Dog

If you are looking for a training partner who will always work with your schedule, has endless energy and is always ready to workout try enlisting your pooch. Studies have shown that working out with a partner increases your productivity and motivation so why not start with your own personal workout buddy? The benefit of […]

Effective Micro Workouts

Effective Micro Workouts

Micro workouts today have become somewhat of a seemingly popular novelty as a vast number of fitness and health professionals today are constantly encouraging more and more people to get involved in this type of workout. The micro workout is frequently seen as an ideal and preferred option for the busy individual who is unable […]

Understanding Sexual Performance Anxiety

Understanding Sexual Performance Anxiety

The moment is right. You’re in a romantic setting. Your partner’s in the mood. Both of you are definitely aroused. Can someone please relay the message to your penis?! What’s the deal? It can be both frustrating and embarrassing when an erection doesn’t appear on cue.  However, sexual performance anxiety is completely natural and it happens to […]

Ways to Lose Weight Without Losing Muscle

Ways to Lose Weight Without Losing Muscle

You’ve all heard the expressions: “Lift weights get dates” or “do curls, get girls” or another favorite which is especially relevant during the summer months which is “sun’s out, gun’s out”. Yes, it’s safe to say that when searching for the body beautiful, it has to be said that muscle is most definitely in, and fat […]

Plyometrics – What Are They?

Plyometrics – What Are They

Of the many different types of muscles present in the human body, the ones known as skeletal muscles are the ones associated with movement, sports, and fitness. Within those muscles are two types of fibers that determine the activity and function of the muscle – slow twitch and fast twitch. Generally, fast twitch muscle fibers […]

Cardio – How Much is Too Much?

Cardio – How Much is Too Much

There’s no disputing that cardio is an essential component of any total-body fitness regime. It boosts metabolism, strengthens the heart and lungs, improves endurance, promotes lean muscle,and burns excess fat like few other activities can. Guid to determine the right amount of cardio for your workout But (and yes, there’s always a but)… over-dedication to […]

Weight Lifting - Weight vs Reps? Who Wins?

Weight Lifting - Weight vs Reps? Who Wins

For years now we’ve been hearing people say if you want to bulk up, increase weight and reduce reps; and if you want to get lean to reduce weight and up the reps. Like a lot of fitness generalizations, this information is accurate, but incomplete. It’s true that weight lifting heavy weights with fewer reps […]

When CrossFit Doesn’t Fit

Fun, unique, challenging, constantly evolving, and with a great built-in community for support and motivation… what’s not to love about CrossFit? And in all honesty, we’re big fans of CrossFit ourselves. It employs well-rounded fitness approaches to make total health and wellness through exercise easier to integrate into everyday life. The potential pitfalls of jumping […]

Healthy Joints for a Lifetime

Healthy Joints for a Lifetime

Nearly 27 million Americans live with Osteoarthritis, which is caused by the natural breakdown of cartilage over time. It is not to be confused with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) in which the body’s immune system attacks the joints and cartilage, breaking them down prematurely. Both types can effect anyone, but Osteoarthritis is the one that responds […]

Making Your Day Off Count

Making Your Day Off Count

For every stress you put your body through for strength or cardio training, a recovery period is equally as important. While it can be tempting to believe that all-go, no-quit workouts can accelerate results, even the world’s top athletes understand the importance of a day off. The Right Amount of Active Rest on your Day […]

Heart Rate Training for a Better Cardio Burn

Heart Rate Training for a Better Cardio Burn

The heart plays a vital role in our overall health as it serves in the transportation of blood and the necessary nutrients throughout our bodies additionally fulfilling a secondary role as a key ingredient to performing a successful training workout. Professional athletes and weightlifters during their training have acknowledged the necessity for maintaining a healthy […]

Balancing High Volume and Low Volume Workouts

Balancing High Volume and Low Volume Workouts

When training regardless of how you would like to look at it, the three fundamental ways to increase the frequency of your workout is by: Guide to achieving the ultimate High Volume and Low Volume Workout Balance First 3 Steps 1. Increasing the volume of the workout by doing more work 2. Increasing the Intensity […]

How to Choose the Right Shoes for Every Occasion

How to Choose the Right Shoes for Every Occasion

There’s a growing trend among men to show their masculinity with shoes. We’ve all seen cowboy boots, different skinned leather shoes, sandals and other footwear for men. But men need to be a little more cautious about their statement by not wearing loud shoes. Guide to choosing the right shoe for the right occasion Loud […]

Setting Reasonable and Realistic Weight Loss Goals

Setting Reasonable and Realistic Weight Loss Goals

Once you decide to truly commit to losing weight, there are a lot of looming questions. What should my weight loss goals be? How many calories should I eat every day? Low carb? No Carb? Low fat? How much should I exercise? Before you answer any of those questions, you have to answer the biggest […]

How to Train for a Road Race

How to Train for a Road Race

Most individuals out of the sheer love for road racing will often find themselves attending and participating in a number of events every year. Beginners who have over time developed a keen interest in this sport, enjoy riding and are able to spent three to four hours in the saddle are generally great candidates for […]

Pick Up Rules While Working Out

Pick Up Rules While Working Out

Who could resist the tight yoga pants, short running shorts, smoothly toned muscles, and the flushed cheeks of girls in the middle of a workout? Not us – and we’re betting not you either. Make the wrong move, however, and you might not just get shot down; you might get labeled as the gym perv, […]

Bucket List Fitness Goals

Bucket List Fitness Goals

Men when beginning a fitness program often do so with a list of possibilities they would like to accomplish in their lifetime generally referred to as the fitness bucket list. Creating a bucket list in many circumstances serves as a motivational guideline to the individual to maintain healthy lifestyle allowing them to follow through on […]

Tired Of The NFL Life, Rashard Mendenhall Announces Retirement

Tired Of The NFL Life, Rashard Mendenhall Announces Retirement

With six years of NFL experience under his belt at age 26, Rashard Mendenall has decided that it is time to call it quits. There will be no formal press conference either as the former Illinois running back told those closest to him that he was retiring from professional football. As suspicion grew, Mendenhall took […]