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Life Hack: Buy a Medium-Weight Kettlebell

I love my kettlebell. I still remember how we first met. We were cleaning out the old STACK office when a co-worker announced a kettlebell was up f...

Is BODYPUMP a Good Workout?

BODYPUMP. It claims to be the world's most popular barbell workout, yet most people conquer it without ever lifting more than 35 pounds. While "...

A Peloton Bike Probably Won't Get You Your Dream Body. Here's Why

Peloton is taking over the world. The exercise equipment and media company that was founded in 2012 is now valued at over $8 billion. The basic ...

Why Your Sprint Intervals Are Probably Way Too Long

Sprint intervals are freaking awesome. This type of exercise refers to short bursts of maximum-effort exercise sprinkled between longer intervals o...

Why Female Athletes Can't Afford to Ignore the Warning Signs of an Absent or Irregular Cycle

Ladies, I know we don't like to talk about "that time" of the month. But here's the truth: Your menstrual cycle DOES impact performance...and that'...

New Study Finds 'Fast Walkers' Live Longer

Rejoice, my fellow fast walkers. New research from the University of Sydney suggests our habit may help us live substantially longer than our slow-...

Science Says This Is the Absolute Best Time of Day to Work Out

At this very second, trillions of clocks inside your body are ticking away. Their job is to keep track of time and optimize your body to stay in sy...

The 'BuffBoxx' Sends You the Latest and Greatest in Fitness and Nutrition Every Month for a Great Value

Subscription box services are blowing up. Blue Apron will help you become a better cook. Birchbox will help you get your styling and grooming game ...

4 Reasons You're Avoiding the Gym (And What to Do About It)

Sometimes you just don't feel like working out at gym, but you do it anyway because you're committed to your fitness goals. But there are times when you...

Americans Epically Fail a Fitness IQ Test

Americans aren't doing too great when it comes to fitness. Over 68 percent of adults are considered overweight or obese, and childhood obesity continu...

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