The future of fitness is on ‘FitTok’?; Why we’re going easier on ourselves during pandemic (exercising less, eating more carbs, etc.); How yoga could help coronavirus-induced depression; The guy who just smashed the 100-mile treadmill world record (averaging a 7:18 pace over 12 hours); A beginner’s guide to running (Run, Lucy, Run; See Lucy Run).
Thinking of buying a bike? Get ready to…wait. U.S. facing shortage as anxiety over public transportation and desire to exercise sends demand soaring; Peloton suing NordicTrack maker for copying its fitness programs; A study finding more than 100 infections linked to fitness classes in South Korea.
Bidding war – during a crisis??? Michael Jordan’s game-worn shoes sell for record-breaking $560,000; Cities transforming as electric bike sales skyrocket; WW reopening studios (phased rollout); Planet Fitness memberships – holding up?; Why walking best thing you can do for your health; What running in face mask does to your skin; White Claw’s new 70-calorie […]
Since people are still talking about how great Vera Wang looks as she approaches 71 (!), are you wondering what she’s eating (or not eating)? What the exercise routine looks like?; VanMoof raises $13.5 million to capitalize on e-bike boom in wake of COVID-19; Chris Hemsworth’s workout app surprises people w/$99 subscription charges; Buy Nike […]
Equinox unveils reopening plan which comes w/ramped up cleaning and sanitation…and health checks…and contactless features…and limited hours…and…and…; Theragun relaunches with new name, products in effort to expand beyond its fitness roots, appeal to non-athletes for treatment of non-fitness related pain (such as everyday muscle tension); Under Armour – problems; How fitness phenomenon The Class by […]
‘I’m back’…Former world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson continues to tease boxing fans about possible return to ring after dropping yet another training video; Coronavirus stalls Under Armour’s turnaround plans (sales down 23%); Planet Fitness – defying the odds?; How Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn spends typical day in quarantine; What Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman eats in […]
Michael Jordan’s signature Air Jordan sneakers from 1985 going to sell for $300,000? $400,000? $500,000? Online auction runs until May 17th; Peloton’s head of marketing steps down on heels of strong membership growth (and surge in stock); Zurich-based running shoe brand On launches first-ever streetwear sneaker (The Cloudnova); How overeating affects your body; Why women […]
Is Adele getting too thin? People talking about this, that, and the other….; Peloton sales surge 66% as everyone realizes they need its super-expensive bike and live classes to stay sane; U.S. police officers test 50 mph electric bicycles in real-world patrols; Fitness trackers – valuable role in detecting and tracking spread of coronavirus?; […]
Is one workout better than multiple, shorter workouts while you’re stuck at home?; Outdoor circuits, credited w/bringing exercise to millions of Europeans in late 1970s, making COVID-19-induced comeback; Planet Fitness donating pizza to healthcare heroes on frontline; Organizers of Portland’s annual Naked Bike Ride saying show must go on, encouraging participants to strip down, hop […]
Gold’s Gym files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection amid coronavirus closings; Game of Thrones actor Hafthor Bjornsson sets new record by deadlifting 1,104 pounds; Nike delivers its first-ever indoor cycling shoe; A new initiative from Reebok that lets you donate sneakers to coronavirus frontline workers; The best home gym equipment if you wanna make this […]