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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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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Get Your Om on With These 5 New Yoga Goodies

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Calling all yoga lovers! We have found five new yoga goodies that have us smitten. Whether you do yoga at home, on the go, in the studio, outdoors or, well, anywhere (there's one you don't even need to be doing yoga to rock), we think you'll love 'em! Say it with us now: OM! …
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Do Interval Workouts Like a Boss With This Timer

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We've always loved interval workouts, but lately, we've really, really loved them. From timed circuit-training to Tabata (oh, Tabata, the love/hate relationship we have with you!), there's nothing better than an interval workout to get you feeling the burn in a short amount of time. But timing those …
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Working Out—and Cooling Down—With Reggie Bush

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Being a New York City-based Fit Bottomed Girl has its advantages, and one of them is that I get to participate in cool events like an exclusive workout at BOOM Fitness with the one and only Reggie Bush of the Detroit Lions! Reggie himself showed a lucky group of us fitness lovers his own personal …
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FBG 5-Year Birthday Monday Giveaway: 5 Muscle Ropes!

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We told you the big giveaways were coming for our Five-Year Birthday Week, and we are starting off with a bang! Or a whip, more accurately! Because our first giveaway is for a product we just recently raved about: Muscle Ropes. Ladies, we love, love, love these ropes. Just a few minutes whipping …
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Your Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Fit Gifts for the Peeps You Love

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Every year, we do a couple of fit gift guides for the holidays. Well, this year we're taking it to the next level by doing a series of holiday gift guides every Monday from today until Christmas. Woot! From fit gifts for healthy foodies and tech-fiends to those who love all things beauty-related to …
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Empower Boxing Boot Camp: 12 Rounds of Striking Beauties Are Gonna Knock You Out!

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A few weeks ago I wrote about attending a special 12 Rounds Boxing Boot Camp class presented by Empower Fitness and led by four-time World Champion boxer Jamie “The Hurricane” Clampitt of Striking Beauties, which is a women’s boxing gym based in North Attleboro, Mass. Recently, those same folks sent …
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