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Ancient wisdom reveals 7 rituals that will make you happy

You and I are not the first people to wonder, “How can I live a happier, more fulfilling life?” Not by a long shot.<p>Stoicism and Buddhism are both a …

Mindfulness

Tip: 4 Minutes to Fitness

A new study shows that 4 minutes of bodyweight exercises, amazingly, works about as well as sprinting or 30 minutes of HIIT.<p>Who among us doesn't …

Exercise

Tip: Do This Before Squats and Deadlifts

Here's how to activate your glutes and increase performance in all your lower-body work, even sprints.<p>The glute bridge is one of the most effective …

The 10 Best Moves to Lose Your Love Handles

You’ve tried situps, cardio, and dumbbell side bends, but nothing seems to get rid of that stubborn belly fat on your sides. Sound familiar? It might …

How to lead with influence instead of authority

Clearly, leadership potential exists within each of us. That potential can be triggered by outside events, or it can be learned by exploring …

Leadership

Make Your Planks Harder With These Variations

Plank may not be easy, but it's simple. If you're getting bored, though, there are other ways to do it! Here are some variations to try as we enter …

Derval O’Rourke: Full- body kettlebell circuit and smart snacking flapjacks

This week I’m sharing a full- body kettlebell circuit. I often put pictures of me with a kettlebell on my Instagram profile and I always get asked to …

I Planked One Minute Every Hour for Two Weeks

Eight minutes of planking is actually a long time. I started off the first couple days only doing forearm planks. But for as short as a minute …

Chris Evans Inspired Workout Program: Train Like Captain America

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>Build Muscle<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Intermediate<p>Program Duration12 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>4<p>Time Per Workout45-70 …

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

How to Do a Plié Squat

Consider the plié​ squat your shortcut to achieving the lithe, gently muscular limbs of a dancer without ever stepping foot in a ballet class. “More …

Tip: Push-Up, Stand Up, Squat Prisoner Jump Countdown

Start with one rep of each exercise, then do two on the next round. Keep the ladder going until you're doing 10 reps per movement on the last round. …

Workouts

The Best Workout You Can Do When You Can't Hit the Gym

You won't need a single piece of equipment<p>This workout from Bobby Maximus, trainer and author of the <i>Maximus Body</i> from <i>Men's Health</i>, is proof that you don't need a gym, heavy-duty equipment—or even basic equipment—to get in a heart-pumping, fat-melting workout.<p>"The 10 to 1 is one of my go-to …

Workouts

The workout that will shred fat with just a kettlebell

01<p>Kettlebell swings<p><b>Sets:</b> 3 / <b>Reps:</b> 30 / <b>Rest:</b> 60 seconds<p>Place a kettlebell a couple of feet in front of you. Stand with your feet slightly wider than …

11 Steps to Help You Crush Your Handstand Goal

Learning how to do a Handstand is an awesome goal for 2018! Talk about a total-body move — Handstands strengthen your upper body and your core, and they challenge your sense of balance. Plus, being upside down is a fun way to get a new perspective on life and lift your mood!<p>Even though Handstands …

Yoga

Abs and HIIT Cardio Workout - No Equipment Lower Body and Core Challenge

When we ask our audience what their favorite types of training types are usually HIIT is number one closely followed by abdominal workouts. So with …

Workouts

The Beginner Pull Up Program: Hanging and Shoulder Activation

Photo by Bev Childress<p><b>The Beginner Pull Up Program is designed to help you achieve your first strict pull up.</b> If you already have a pull up or two, …

Workouts

Finally, an Expert Tells Us Exactly How Often We Should Be Working Out

Working out is full of so many numbers, from reps to sets to seconds in between exercises. It's a lot to keep up with! It's like trying to color-coordinate your closet after a huge vacation – no easy task. To make the effort you put in worthwhile, it helps to know you're doing the right amount of …

Exercise

​Shredded Australian Military Commander Shares Tips For Tearing Up Your Core

​This is how you get outside your comfort zone and push your body to the brink<p>Way back, in the pre-Internet days, one might have to throw down $100 (or more) per hour to find someone to help whip them into shape. You can still do that if that’s the route you want to go; personal trainers definitely …

Fitness

This 12-Move MMA Workout Will Leave You Drenched​

Bas Rutten's full-body workout is not for wimps<p>In the world of Mixed Martial Arts and Ultimate Fighting Championship, Bas Rutten is a bit of a legend. He traveled the globe and trained in Japan throughout the 1990's. After retiring in 1999, he was inducted to the UFC Hall of Fame and continues to …

Workouts

5 Exercises to Try Instead of the Shoulder Press to Get You Sculpted for Summer

Make those dumbbells work for you.<p>If your countless hours in the weight room have paid off in the form of shoulders the size of Dwight Howard's, good for you. But for the rest of us, there are only so many times one can repeat the same overhead press before it's time to give something else a shot. …

Why the celeb-beloved ketogenic diet is having a moment

You know something billed as a high-fat diet is bound to create some buzz—even if it doesn’t exactly mean eating Ho-Hos for breakfast. But as more …

Tip: Do the Aipa Row

One row to build your back and biceps, boost your deadlift, and even improve your posture. Check it out.<p>The Row Iso Drag Curl (Aipa Row)<p>The row is a …

Fast and Furious Abs and Booty Workout

This is a full-body workout, but we have to be honest, your abs and butt will be sore tomorrow since all the moves target those areas a little bit more. And sore in the best way possible, since that means you're building muscle and strength. So just press play and get ready to work!

Carrie Underwood

The Body-Fat Eliminator Workout #5: The bodyweight circuit to drop pounds

Steer Media<p>Steer Media<p><b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 4<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Put your body fat on notice—it's about to meet its match.<p>This no-nonsene, no-weight …

Today's Workout 25: The stamina-building bodyweight circuit

<b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 3<p><b>Equipment</b> X<p>You don't need fancy equipment or complicated exercises to build total-body muscle. Don't believe us? You might …

11 Plank Exercises That Double as Cardio Moves

Planks are known for their core-crushing abilities. Holding one will make anyone's abs tremble after a while. But some plank variations have another …

​5 Total-Body Workouts You Can Do With One Piece of Equipment

You don't need a full gym to get an incredible full-body workout<p>In a crowded gym, you can forget complicated training sessions that involve using multiple pieces of equipment. Your solution: Snag whatever tool you can find, follow this guide, and you might be surprised to get an even better workout …

Workouts

The 19 Best Exercises For Ab Day

Bored of regular ol' crunches? Add these simple yet effective exercises to your next ab-day routine and you're guaranteed to feel so sore, it'll hurt to laugh.<p>Begin in a plank position. Jump your feet to the outside of your hands, coming into a deep squat and keeping your hands on the floor.<br>• Jump …

Workouts

25 Minutes. 13 Moves. One Total-Body Pilates Workout That Burns So Good

There are some sweat sessions that leave you wondering if you even got a good workout. And then there are others that make you shake, sweat, and feel …

Workouts