Fitness Equipment

Review: Trying SparkPeople’s New SPARK Activity Tracker

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We know, we know. There are a lot of activity trackers on the market these days. We've already reviewed a ton --- and we still have lots more to try (reviews coming up, y'all!). That said, when we heard that one of our fave sites (full disclosure: Erin and I have both written for them) was coming …
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Want to Go Running in the Snow? These Two Products Make It Possible (Without You Biting It)

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A week or so ago, one of my good friends sent me this funny clip via Twitter. And it cracked me up. Yes, running in the snow and ice does kind of make you a bad ass. I mean, talk about nothing stopping you from getting your workout on! But. Well, dude, that's not very safe! Bad-ass or not, you're …
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Surf’s Up With Surfset!

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Today’s Surfset review is from Jennifer Schlozman, a Weight Watchers Leader Ambassador who's a runner, triathlete and completed her first half marathon this year. With enthusiasm for group workouts and finding fit friends, she considers herself a loser when it comes to weight and a winner when it …
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Da Vinci BodyBoard Review: The Next Generation of Core Boards

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It’s hard to believe, but I have been writing for Fit Bottomed Girls for more than two years (wow!)! And in that time I have met a variety of incredible fitness people and taken more than my fair share of fancy new classes all over New York City. However, no one has ever offered to drop by my place …
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An Easy Fix for Better Posture and Less Back Pain (With Giveaway!)

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Ever had back pain? Wish you had better posture? Most of us can probably say "yes" to at least one --- if not both --- of these questions. I myself am lucky enough to have never had back problems (knock on wood, yo!), but my posture isn't the greatest. And seeing that I can sit for hours at a time …
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Handsfree Roundup: InCase, BANDI, Armpocket and Fitletic

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Whether your workout of choice is running, strength training, dancing, or anything else, two things are pretty likely. One, you're gonna have stuff --- your gym card, keys, phone, ID, etc. And two, you don't want to carry it in your sweaty little hands the whole time. Happily, there are a host of …
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The Walkman Is Back — and Totally Wireless and Waterproof

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Remember the good ol' days of the Sports Walkman? Oh, it seems as though it was yesterday. Until, that is, you realize that your current iPod Shuffle is about 400 times better when working out. But, it seems as though the Walkman is making a comeback --- and in the best way possible. Two …
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Yes! Change Is Easy! (Or, at Least Easier With These Cards)

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Want to work out more? Weigh less? Eat more veggies? Drink more water? Have more time for you? Get a promotion? If you've got goals --- and hopefully you do because goals are awesome --- you probably know that you can't usually just set a goal and then have it magically happen. You have to work at …
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