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6 Reasons Why You Should Add Strength Training Into Your Routine

Strength training (also known as resistance training) involves the use of resistance to trigger muscular contraction which develops strength, aerobic endurance, as well as the size of skeletal muscles. Many people have the perception that strength training is a preserve for bodybuilders. However, this is only partially true. People in all age brackets can benefit from...

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Choosing An Exercise Bike

One of the most popular fitness exercise machines is the exercise bike but buying one is not as straight forward as going to the shop and picking one out. There are many things to consider before you do this. You will want to consider not only the price but also the type of bike, whether you want an...

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Using a Treadmill to Train for a Marathon

Now Spring has sprung we’re finally into the marathon season with hundreds of marathons, half marathons, mud runs, fun runs and various Takeshi’s Castle like events taking place all over the globe. A big debate in the world of running is the value of using a treadmill when training for long distance running. While some people...

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Mixing Protein Powder With Water Or Milk?

There are two basic questions that should be asked by anyone who wants to start consuming protein shakes. When is the best time to drink it? Is it better mixed with water or milk?   Athletes and bodybuilders who have used protein shakes claim that the results achieved against weight gain and muscle build were much...

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What To Expect From Your First Yoga Class

Trying something new for the first time can always be a bit daunting, worried if you’ll make a mistake and completely embarrass yourself? You’re not the only one; we’ve all had those feelings.  Whether you’re brand new to yoga or you’ve tried it in the past at home, read our tips below on what to expect...

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Why Greek Athletes Been in So Great Shape Without Any Supplements

People always were fascinated with Greek Gods and their perfect bodies. According to the Greeks mythology, they were charming, strong, six-packed and were a symbol of the masculinity. What else can you ask for? Even back then, every guy wanted to look like a Greek God. This situation hasn’t changed today. Greek Gods are idols for...

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How to Buy The Right Shoes For Any Exercise

Whether it is bodybuilding, strength training or endurance workout, having a footwear that fits perfectly is the key to reaching your fitness goals. Reason being, wearing the right shoes helps you maintain proper posture protecting you from unnecessary injuries while exercising. But just like any other shoe, not all fitness shoes are equal. Regardless of your...