Fitness options multiply for the time-pressed and money-stressed
Is it? (Poll) cyclocross.JPG View/Post Comments A nod to those of you who are reading this after having just finished a bike ride, run, swim, tennis match, basketball game or nice long row down the Willamette River: Men’s Fitness magazine has named Portland America’s fittest city for the second year in a row. The magazine claims that a whopping 86 percent of Rose City residents get regular exercise. To measure something seemingly so unmeasureable, Men’s Fitness used a 15-point formula, taking into account such things as conventional fitness, plus airquality, pedestrian and bike friendliness, obesity rates, general well being,and other factors. Read all about it …
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Those who didn’t do yoga gained an average of 14 pounds during that same period. Cathe has created a yoga fitness DVD that helps you to get those same weight loss wins: ” Cathe Friedrich’s Low Impact Series: Yoga Relax” (click for details ). Her words of wisdom: Yoga can be a part of a successful weight loss program, especially when you alternate it with higher intensity exercise sessions. Its like yin and yang they balance each other and help keep you balanced.
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Fitness enthusiasts flock Raahein event
He expects the trend to continue because the workouts are effective. “Time is always a big barrier for folks, so there will always be this lure to the minimal,” Bryant said. Nearly one in five Americans is a health club consumer, according to a 2014 report by IHRSA, the International Health http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/p90x3-reviews/sbwire-455028.htm and Racquet Club, an industry trade association. While membership has remained more or less steady, IHRSA reports a shift in the past few years from large multipurpose clubs to smaller gyms, boutique or sport-specific studios and fitness-only facilities, many of which are franchised. In the realm of no-frills gyms, Planet Fitness, which charges just $10 a month, is arguably king.
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Men’s Fitness magazine calls Portland America’s fittest city. Is it? (Poll)
I have made new friends as well.” Many children kept themselves busy at the football and golf-putting arena put up by sports gear company Decathlon. The badminton and volleyball nets were also a big attraction. Children tried out skateboarding with tips and guidance from Decathlon volunteers. Aarav Joshi, an 11-year old, said, “I always wanted to try skateboards. I am so happy I could skate on the roads, which only happens in foreign countries.
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