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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

What Your Resting Heart Rate Can Tell You About Your Fitness

One of the often-highlighted features of the new iteration of the Apple Watch is its ability to track your resting heart rate (I mentioned it in my …

Wearable Tech

5 Quick Biohacks to Try This Weekend

Let’s face it: fun as it is to slap electrodes on your head and frighten children with your orange safety glasses, sometimes it’s nice to try …

Climbing

Tip: Unilateral vs. Bilateral Training

Which is better? Here are the facts.<p>Which One Is Better?<p>For over a decade now, fitness pros have been arguing about unilateral and bilateral …

This HIIT-Style Core Workout Is the Best Kind of Challenge

<i>No time, no equipment, no problem! Try at-home core and bodyweight workout videos on Cody. Explore a range of heart-healthy bodyweight workouts, HIIT</i> …

This Evernote cofounder says Silicon Valley's favorite fasting diet has changed his life — here's his routine

• <b>Phil Libin, the ex-CEO of Evernote, doesn't eat for two to eight days in a row.</b>• <b><br>He subscribes to an increasingly popular diet — fasting — which has a host of benefits backed by science.</b>• <b><br>Tech executives say fasting gives them a mental edge in Silicon Valley.</b><p>Phil Libin, who helped create the popular …

The Complete Guide to Bulking and Cutting

Diet Periodization for Bodybuilders<p>Are You Out of Synch?<p>Your training and diet should reflect your goals. And your workouts and nutrition choices …

How to train like James Bond

<b>How would James Bond actually train?</b><p>Call me a geek, but I’ve often wondered how James Bond does it. I mean, he's forever travelling the world, jumping from one high octane scrape to the next. Where does he find the time and the means to work out when he's never in the same place twice? How does he …

Fitness

How long does digestion take? Tips for better digestion

Digestion is a process where the body breaks down food into smaller particles to absorb them into the bloodstream.<p>Complete digestion of food takes …

Today's Workout 141: The double-duty abs and shoulders circuit

Short on time? Feeling the urge to skip the gym? Do this circuit instead.<p>Get in and out of the gym in just 30 minutes with this three-move circuit …

Can Carb Cycling Help You Lose Weight?

You’ve heard plenty of mixed reviews for low-carb diets. But what about carb cycling? The trend<b>—</b>popular with body builders and some athletes<b>—</b>is …

Weight Loss

CrossFit Training: How to Add Mass and Build Strength with Primal

Gaining mass and building strength while CrossFitting should be a breeze. You’re lifting heavy things using compound full-body movements like squats, …

Nutrition

The 6 Foundational Movement Patterns

Are You Training Them All?<p>The Magic 6<p>As a human, your body moves in pretty much the same way as other humans. In fact, there are six basic movement …

CrossFit

7 Detox Methods That Really Work to Cleanse Your Body + Brain

Why detox? Because harmful chemicals are everywhere. Car exhaust, secondhand smoke, flame retardants, plastic packaging, heavy metals, pesticides, …

Wellness

Can you pass this basic fitness test?

Can you pass this basic fitness test?<p>As a good gauge of how fit you really are British ex-rugby league player-turned-fitness-expert, Chris Feather, …

Jonah Hill

6 Moves You Should Do Before Every Workout

Minimize your risk of injury by loosening up before your workout<p>Pushing through killer workouts is challenging and exciting. Stretching and mobility? Not so much. But if you want to perform at a high level and minimize the risk of injury, mobility and flexibility are a must, says Andy Speer, the …

Workouts

Tip: The 1-Mile Fitness Test For Lifters Only

Every lifter should be able to pass this simple test. If not, you have some work to do. Check it out.<p>The Test<p>Run one mile on the treadmill with the …

An Explanation of MovNat from Erwan Le Corre

<b>MovNat is a physical education and fitness system that is entirely based on natural movement skills, mainly including locomotive and manipulative</b> …

Exercise

Tip: Why You Need Sled Work

Drag it. Push it. Sprint with it. Load it ridiculously heavy. Doesn't matter, just do it. Here's why.<p>Sled work is actually a great form of single-leg …

The 7 Smartest Workout Tips of All Time

Get Stronger, Get Bigger, Get Ripped<p>1 – Train Muscles More Frequently<p>Screw body part splits. You know, where Monday is chest day and you don't train …

Bodybuilding

‘Fat but fit’ is a myth and big is not beautiful – so stop making excuses for obesity

Have you heard the one about the middle-aged, overweight bloke who ran the London Marathon in three hours flat?<p>No, me neither. As a large study recently proved, the idea that you can be 'fat but fit' is just another in a long line of myths attached to the health industry. The study of 3.5 million …

London Marathon

Exercise cuts appetite for fatty foods, new study suggests

Regular exercise reduces the appetite for fatty foods, new research suggests.<p>The British trial found that high levels of activity acted as a "buffer" - fending off cravings for unhealthy fare.<p>Scientists said the findings suggest that those who got a "high" from exercise were less likely to feel …

The 8 Most Hated Exercises

I recently conducted a poll. This involved my current clients, as well as a number of former clients and athletes I have trained over the past 25 …

Bodybuilding

How to run your best 10k, reveals a top running coach

Training tips from the man in the know<p>It's sometimes hard to know how best to train for a 10k – whether you're taking part for pure fun and enjoyment</i> …

Is Your Workout Actually Aging You? Here's How to Tell

We know that exercise is one of the best possible things you can do for your health, but it turns out it can also work wonders when it comes to …

Skin Care

An exercise scientist reveals the best time to do a cardio workout

Shawn Arent, the director of the Center for Health and Human Performance at Rutgers University and an American College of Sports Medicine Fellow, talks about whether you should do cardio before or after lifting and how it affects your workout.<p><i>The following is a transcript:</i><p><i>Cardio before or after</i> …

The 6-move workout to build bigger legs

The foundation of a strong, powerful, and balanced athlete is a set of well-developed legs.<p>If you’re looking to boost your performance in the gym or …

Bodyweight Exercise

The 10 best CrossFit workouts to improve your endurance

If you want to build endurance and stamina, you should probably just go run or bike for a really, really long time, right? Sorry, but no.<p>If you’re …

These are the sports that burn the most calories

Sports are a great way to get in some exercise. And while burning calories isn't the only measure of an exercise's value, the number can tell you something about how hard you're working your body.<p>The important caveat here is that exercising on its own actually doesn't do much to make you lose …