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Oh, Winter Weight Gain, You Crack Me Up

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Some ladies and I were talking at the gym the other day and the subject of pounds that just won't budge came up. A couple of women said that pretty much out of nowhere they had gained five to 10 pounds and were having a HECK of a time getting them to come off. Of course, whenever a group of women …
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Can the Right Cold-Weather Workout Apparel Get Me Outside?

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Have I mentioned not loving cold weather? Okay, I have a time or two. I won't be a broken record. Instead, I will bring to you solutions for cold-weather hatred when you still want to get outside and get your workout on. I, for one, am sick of treadmill runs, so I was all for testing out Under …
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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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My All-Time Favorite Olympics Moment

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I've never been skiing. I've done a little ice skating, and I looooved to sled down hills as a kid in Michigan, but other than that, winter sports aren't really my bag. (There's a reason I moved to Florida.) But I love things that sparkle. I love dance (watching and participating). I love …
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12 New Events Added to the Winter Olympics (And They’re Awesome)

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Did you guys know that 12 new events were added to the Winter Olympics in Sochi this year? Twelve! We're talking three mixed events, four men's events and five women's events (woot!). From relays to team figure skating to snowboard slopestyle to ski halfpipe (which just looks like amazing insanity), …
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Olympian Jamie Anderson Talks Training, Rituals and Sochi!

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Olympics fever is in full force here at FBG! Which is why we are super psyched to have scored an interview with slopestyle snowboarder Jamie Anderson. She’s taken home the gold at numerous global Snowboarding Opens and is a seven-time Dew Tour gold medalist. And we have no doubt that she's …
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