What to Expect From Your First Deep Tissue Massage

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If your hamstrings will not respond to even the meanest foam roller at your gym and your back continually feels achy, it might be time to get a deep tissue massage. Some people are turned off at the very idea of it, as it seems to be more of a luxury than a beneficial practice. But trust us when we …
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What to Expect: GORUCK

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Maybe you've heard people talking about GORUCK, or perhaps you noticed some folks doing stadiums or shuffling along at your last 10k carrying what appeared to be really heavy backpacks, and you wondered what the deal was. GORUCK is a rucksack producing company founded by a team of Green Berets, …
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The Intermediate Power Yoga Flow Workout You Just Gotta Do

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You know that great beginners' power yoga workout by our bud Sean Vigue that we shared last week? Well, it's time for part two in the series! And if you're looking for a bit more of a challenge than last week's power yoga workout, it's the perfect progression. (And if you're not, bookmark …
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Power Yoga for Beginners Workout That’s Just for You

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We are happy to call Sean Vigue a virtual buddy --- and Fit Bottomed Dude. For years, he's been sharing workouts with us, and we're always checking out his YouTube channel for new exercise ideas and motivation. And for the next month, we Fit Bottomed Girls are in for a treat because Sean created not …
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Motivation Right From My Phone (and North Face)

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The North Face for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Training for a race without a plan is kind of like finding your way along a tricky path in the dark. You have a fair chance of getting there, …
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Bodyweight HIIT Blitz Workout

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Yesterday we worked that booty with the Fitnessista's Booty Blast Circuit, and today we're getting our cardio on with a HIIT workout that's all bodyweight all the time. From Gina's book, HIIT It!: The Fitnessista’s Get More from Less Workout and Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Great Fast, this …
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The Fitnessista’s Booty Blast Circuit

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Seeing that we are the Fit Bottomed Girls and all, we do love ourselves a good booty burning workout. So when a copy of our virtual bud Gina's book HIIT It!: The Fitnessista’s Get More from Less Workout and Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Great Fast arrived on our doorstep just filled to the brim …
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Workout I Did: Neighborhood Fartleks

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With all of the talk of fartleks (and, of course, fartlek jokes) in this month's Fit Bottomed Challenge, I've had fartleks on the brain. I've always liked them --- they're such an easy way to do interval work. But as I've been finding my fitness jam post-baby, I've come to love them for another …
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