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Five Quick Tips to Help You Perfect the Kettlebell Swing

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The kettlebell swing is one of the most effective yet poorly executed moves out there. When done right, it can improve your overall conditioning, strength, calorie burn, and power. But when done wrong, it can obliterate your back, waste your time and leave you frustrated. So how do you perfect the kettlebell swing and get the most of this amazing exercise? I have five quick tips to help! (more…)

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Four Signs You’re Ready to Join a Fitness Club

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Do you work out regularly, but feel like something is missing? You can’t exactly put your finger on it, but you know for certain you should be gaining more from your exercise sessions. If you can relate to this troublesome issue, you’re not alone. Many people struggle to achieve success in their fitness ventures. For some, becoming a member of a health club is the answer to their problems. If you’re on the verge of giving up on exercise, ponder the following four signs you’re ready to join a fitness club. (more…)

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5 Reasons You Should Get Into Boxing Classes

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Considering boxing classes? There aren’t many other classes out there which can offer the superb mix of benefits you’ll gain if you get into boxing; fitness, self-confidence, people to rely upon and train with, and that competitive boost that pushes us all just a little bit further than we’d go alone. Not convinced yet? By the time we cover our five reasons you should get into boxing classes, you will be. (more…)

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5 Questions to Ask When Considering Boot Camp Workouts

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Wondering whether boot camp workouts are the right move to get yourself fit? Many people love the intense, group-focused approach offered by such classes, but make sure you know what you're getting into first--you want it to be an excellent experience, not a protracted, joyless pain. So ask yourself these questions as you consider bootcamp workouts. (more…)

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Fitness Tip of the Week: Maximize Your Cardio Training

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Cardio is an important part of your overall fitness plan. It offers several important benefits—burning calories, decreasing body fat, strengthening your heart and building endurance. But despite all these benefits, far too many people waste their time and don’t maximize their cardio training in the gym. Try these tips to help you get the most out of your time when you use common cardio machines such as the elliptical machine, Stairmaster, treadmill and bike. (more…)

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