Tips for Your First Kettlebell Class

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What used to be the province of Russian body builders, kettlebells are gaining in popularity at gyms and fitness studios with a diverse group of fitness seekers. This one piece of equipment can provide an excellent cardiovascular and strength-training workout in record time and can be mastered by …
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Tips for Your First Aerial Fitness Class From the Pros

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Using gravity to increase flexibility and strength is a hot trend in gyms and studios across the country, and we here at Fit Bottomed Girls are always eager to try all sorts of new trends! So we talked to the top fitness instructors in the business to get their best advice for newbies taking their …
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Workout DVD Review: 10 Minute Solution’s High Intensity Interval Training

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For those of you who love to get sweaty (FBGs, raise your hands high!) but don’t always have the time to squeeze in a workout or for those who might need a little motivational jump-start, 10 Minute Solution’s High Intensity Interval Training might just be the answer to your prayers. HIIT, or high …
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6 Faster and Safer Ways To Gain Muscle Strength

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For Fit Bottomed Dudes' Week, we are super pumped to be featuring a post from Dave Asprey on how to gain muscle strength! Dave is the mastermind behind the whole Bulletproof coffee thing that everyone is talking about (including us!). A Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur who spent 15 years and …
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A Time-Saving Kettlebell Workout from Gin Miller

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Dude. Spring is just around the corner. And with spring --- at least for us --- comes the need to want to do something new and fresh! So when THE Gin Miller (um, she's a fitness icon!) offered to put together a time- and space-saving kettlebell workout, we grabbed our bells and got to swinging. Now …
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Try It at Home: Bust a Move Dance and Strength Workout

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I'm really enjoying the triathlon off-season this year. I'm still getting out on my bike now and again, and I've gotten in some great runs this winter, but I've also been making yoga, strength training and dance classes a much more regular thing. Specifically, I've been hitting hip hop classes as …
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30-Minute ‘Power Rock Climb’ Workout Playlist

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This 30-minute workout playlist will honor you inner flannel-wearing, EMO-loving self with a selection of power rock songs that will kick your butt and really work those leg muscles. This will work for whatever cardio equipment you use, including the elliptical, treadmill or indoor bike. This …
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Workout I Did: Making The FBG Workout Challenge My Own

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The January Fit Bottomed Challenge couldn’t have come at a better time! My fitness routine had gotten out of balance and I was starting to feel a little jiggle in my wiggle. A concerted effort toward yoga and meditation had successfully pumped up my psyche, but unfortunately not my muscles, so I …
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