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5 Steps to Rebuild Your Fit and Healthy Lifestyle During the COVID-19 Outbreak

With large-scale shutdowns happening across the United States, the opportunities to train at gyms are disappearing. While it's important that we adher...

Intro to Strength and Conditioning—5 Tips for Success

This article was originally featured on PLT4M. PLT4M partners with over 800 high schools as an online strength and conditioning tool, de...

Why Older Adults Desperately Need Power Training (And How to Do It Right)

When we hear the word "powerful" we tend to think of athletes like NFL running back Derrick Henry or basketball superstar LeBron James, not adults ove...

Study Finds Going From Couch to Marathon Makes Arteries 4 Years Younger

As humans age our arteries naturally become stiffer and less flexible. This can result in higher blood pressure and inhibited function of organs su...

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-...

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