Reviews

Best Podcasts to Listen to While You Run

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In case you missed the exciting news, it’s Guest Bloggers’ Week! And today David James --- a running enthusiast from NordicTrack, maker of treadmills and other fitness equipment --- is sharing the best five podcasts to listen to while you run! Running can be monotonous if you don’t have …
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The Best Yoga DVDs for Any Goal

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In case you missed the exciting news, it's Guest Bloggers' Week! And today Jessica Smith --- one of our FAVE workout DVD and YouTube stars --- is giving us the best yoga DVDs suggestions for any and every goal! Yoga offers so many amazing health and fitness benefits (like improved …
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Online and Streaming Workouts for Every Budget

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We have all been there --- you want to fit a workout in but it's too hot, too cold and/or too late to get out to the gym. Maybe you are on a business trip and the hotel’s gym is subpar. Or perhaps you just plain ol' do not live near a gym --- this is when streaming workouts can be a lifesaver. At …
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Gettin’ Fancy With Specialized Running Shoes

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We’re getting fancy with our running shoes today! Though running shoes used to be a pretty standard setup (soles, upper, laces --- voila! Go run!), a lot of niche markets have popped up within running in recent years. Today, if you go to your local running shop, you’ll find a variety of categories …
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How to Get a Great Pilates Workout at Home

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As part of a new affiliate partnership, FBG is now syndicating select videos (of the fit goodies we love!) from Joyus. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Looking to get a sweet Pilates workout at home? Well today we've got the answer! Say hello to the Gaiam Core Plus Reformer. It's …
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Anatomy of a Running Shoe

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While you’re shopping for your new running shoes (because now you've got the expert tips, right?), you’ll likely hear your sales associate throw around the lingo of the trade: “heel-toe drop,” “midsole,” “bends.” But what does it all mean? Never fear: we’ve got a crib sheet to help you learn the ins …
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5 Fitness Gadgets That Make Us Feel Like We’re Living in the Future

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Beam us up, Scotty! 'Cause these days, technology is getting so darn cool. And we're not just talking about self-driving cars and Amazon packages that magically appear at your door --- we're talking high-fitness gadgets! Fitness gadgets that motivate you, track you and integrate your fitness in your …
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Headphone Review: Putting 4 New Pairs to the Test

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Music is such a huge motivator when it comes to workouts --- the right song can get you through almost anything (which is why we're always sharing awesome playlists!). But it's not just the song itself that counts --- it's also the method of delivery. To help you choose the right one for you, we're …
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Buying Running Shoes? Experts Share Their Dos & Don’ts

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“For women, shoes are the most important. Good shoes take you good places.” -Seo Min Hyun Running doesn't take a lot of fancy equipment --- you can get your sweat on pretty much any time, anywhere, while wearing anything. But a good pair of running shoes are non-negotiable. The wrong shoes can …
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