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Taking On Hills: New Challenges As A Half Marathoner

I can’t believe I am admitting this in writing, but I am learning to appreciate hilly runs. Well, I won’t go as far to say I love them, this is a long way from doing everything in my power to avoid them like the plague. There are a few reasons why running hills is important

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NJ Half Marathon Training Recap: Weeks 4-8

The end is near. This is the last four weeks of of training for my next half marathon, each week getting me closer to race day and reaching yet another goal. But this is only the beginning of the end, meaning there is still lots more work to do before the big day. After yesterday’s

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6 Things To Know About Kickboxing Class You Wish You Did Before Starting

It took just one swing at it, and kickboxing class has already become one of my favorite classes. Kickboxing is a form of high-intensity interval training that touches calories thanks to the amount of cardio, while also building endurance, improving flexibility and coordination and increasing strength. However, this is based on how much effort the

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Even Small Accomplishments Can Have A Huge Impact On Your Fitness Goals

When it comes to your fitness routine, no small accomplishment should go unnoticed. Even if it’s a tiny victory, it’s one baby step closer to reaching your goals or maintaining a fit and healthy lifestyle. Throughout the day, there are plenty of chances to quit, to make an unhealthy choice, or to “give up” on

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Here’s What A SoulCycle Class Is Really Like

Listen up all my soul sistas (and bros) who love a good sweat session: you need to go to a SoulCycle class. It seems like everyone who has tried the class raves about it, and now from experience, I know exactly why. SoulCycle was made for cardio lovers. It’s the type of class for those

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Is Stretching So Important? Stretching Before vs. After A Workout

Sometimes just showing up at the gym or setting out for a run is work in itself it. And while props to us all who stay committed to our healthy lifestyles even on days when we don’t want to, we might find ways to take short cuts and just get a quick workout in. That

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Birthday Workout With Baby

A workout, a workout buddy and tasty beverage. These are some of my favorite things, so it’s exactly how I wanted and what I wanted to celebrate my birthday with. I figured the best way to celebrate another year on this planet is to do something that would be good for my mind, body and

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