Your guide to gym etiquette!

From the changing rooms to the cardio zone, when it comes to gym etiquette, there are a few rules we would like everyone to follow. Cardio Zone Don’t get mobile Chatting on a treadmill is a recipe for disaster. There are exceptions for using your phone on a treadmill and…

HIGH INTENSITY INTERVAL TRAINING (HIIT)

High Intensity Interval Training or HIIT is perfect for busy people who want a fast, but challenging workout that delivers results. It’s no surprise that an annual survey conducted by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)considered HIIT the number one fitness trend of 2014. The survey predicts it will rank…

Indoor Cycling

Hop on a bike with out a helmet? Mom would definitely shake her head. But there’s an exception to every rule: Indoor cycling (aka “spinning,” its trademarked name) is a cardiovascular, butt-kicking workout that takes us on a stationary but sweaty ride of our life. Read on to learn what…

ENDURANCE TRAINING TIPS

PREPARE YOURSELF When it comes to training for endurance, you’ll need to be hydrated and be sure you’re eating properly because, by its very nature, this form of training is very demanding on your body. You should be doing a good mix of cardio and weight training. And, to increase your aerobic…