Category: "Workouts" Articles

Seven Benefits of Working Out With a Partner
June 10, 2020
Did life under the government shutdown leave you feeling unbearably lonely? Maybe you gained the dreaded “quarantine 15,” and you want to tone up now that swimsuit season has arrived. Why not kill two...
Best Free Workout Videos on Amazon Prime
June 5, 2020
Gyms in Texas may be reopening, but many of us may still be staying home. If you’ve exhausted your ideas of home workouts, for you who are Amazon Prime members, you are in luck...
Workout of the Month: Crossfit Central
June 1, 2020
Whether you have access to large equipment or just a set of dumbbells, Crossfit Central is sharing with our readers a crossfit style workout that can be done at the gym or easily modified...
No gym? No problem.
June 1, 2020
Austinites are getting creative to get the most out of their workouts while gyms have been closed. Since many ATX gyms and studios closed their doors in the middle of March due to COVID-19,...
How to Stay Motivated When You Don’t Feel Like Working Out
May 6, 2020
“Should” — has any word in the English language inspired more anxiety and guilt? You know you should work out, but your couch sings a sweet siren song. How can you stay motivated when...
Workout of The Month: At-Home Mat Pilates Routine
May 2, 2020
In honor of National Pilates Day on May 2, Castle Hill Fitness is sharing with us an at-home Mat Pilates routine for this month’s workout of the month. Pilates is the perfect complement to...
Five Simple Exercises for a Strong Back
May 1, 2020
Easy ways to increase strength to decrease low back pain. Did you know that statistics show 8 out of every 10 people will experience an episode of low back pain (LBP) in their lifetime?...
Choose to Move with Austin Fit and Camp Gladiator
April 6, 2020
Austin Fit and Camp Gladiator are teaming up to encourage folks to keep moving even while we’re social distancing! CG is offering a 6-week Choose to Move Challenge and Austin Fit is offering our...
How Long Should a Good Workout Last?
March 20, 2020
Do you have to spend hours on a treadmill to get an effective workout? If not, how long do you need to move to get the results you want in the gym? Is it...
Workout: YMCA at Camp Moody Outdoor Bootcamp
March 1, 2020
As the first days of spring bring mild temperatures and more colorful landscapes, it’s an inviting time to take your exercise outdoors. Whether you’re looking for a high-intensity workout to reach new goals or...
Improve Your Posture
March 1, 2020
Posture is a vital component of your overall health. Aligned posture creates harmony and balance in all aspects of being — physical, mental, emotional and spiritual. When your bones and joints are stacked properly...
15 Fun and Free Ways to Improve Your Fitness
February 5, 2020
Does your “new year, new you” resolution involve getting into the best shape of your life? Perhaps you’ve found yourself waffling well before Punxsutawney Phil pops up with his weather prediction. Why not make...
Workout of the Month: Mod Fitness
February 1, 2020
MOD Fitness owner, Marnie Duncan and Director of Training, Brittany Shimansky put together six moves with a mini band that you can take on the road with you anywhere while traveling for work or...
How Long Should a Good Workout Last?
February 1, 2020
Do you have to spend hours on a treadmill to get an effective workout? If not, how long do you need to move to get the results you want in the gym? Is it...
Winter Sport Prep Workout
January 1, 2020
If you’re anything like me, your favorite vacation involves heading to the mountains and hitting the slope. It’s the time of year again and many people are starting to plan their yearly ski trips...
Your Ultimate At-Home Hi-Tech Workout Options
January 1, 2020
There’s no question technology has impacted how we live our day-to-day lives. It’s changed how we interact, absorb information, work and even workout. From live streaming apps to hi-tech at home fitness equipment, incorporating...
Fitness Class or Dance Party?
January 1, 2020
“I wish we had Zumba every morning at 9:30, because that would start my day off great. It’s kind of an attitude of gratitude,” says Zumba enthusiast, Holly Chacona. “Obviously, the look on Jacque’s...
Seven Ways to Make Your Weight Routine More Challenging (Without Adding Weights)
January 1, 2020
Whether you want to start the new year fresh or shake up your gym schedule, maybe you need a change in the weight room. Luckily, you can increase the intensity factor with a variety...
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