6 Full Body Balance Exercises for Runners

6 Full Body Balance Exercises for Runners

Most runners understand the importance of completing strength training exercises. We schedule in weekly sessions filled with squats, lunges, clamshells, stretches, foam rolling and so much more. But most runners unknowingly overlook balance exercises when planning their weekly workouts. Balance training is important for athletes of all kinds, including runners. While it may not seem … Read More

Valentine’s Day Workout: Total Body Love

Valentine’s Day Workout: Total Body Love

Valentine’s Day seems to be a polarizing holiday – you either love it or you hate it. Whether you’re feeling the excitement this time of year or just waiting for the cliche “Hallmark” holiday to pass, there’s no better time to show your body some love with an effective workout. Like this Valentine’s Day Total … Read More

Snow Day Workout: Burn Calories with No Equipment

Snow Day Workout: Burn Calories with No Equipment

This winter has brought us nearly all types of weather here in Michigan. From sub zero temperatures, to snow, rain, ice, and even humidity – we’ve had it all. As we progress into the Polar Vortex, temperatures are falling and I find myself looking for ways to burn calories and take my workout indoors. Whether … Read More

30 Minute Full Body Strengthening Workout

30 Minute Full Body Strengthening Workout

No one wants to complete multiple workouts throughout the week when they could get the same benefits with just one. Finding a really effective strength workout is key to regular fitness maintenance, especially when you have limited cross training days on your training plan. This full body strengthening workout increases strength throughout the entire body. … Read More

35 Minute Treadmill Hill Workout

35 Minute Treadmill Hill Workout

After years of hating the treadmill, trudging through inclement weather to avoid the dreadful machine at all costs – I got one. Granted, my husband and I didn’t go out of our way to purchase or find a treadmill. Instead, we ended up with a new to us treadmill that has seen its fair share … Read More

8 Fitness Challenge Ideas for the New Year

8 Fitness Challenge Ideas for the New Year

As 2019 gets under way, it’s time to make progress towards our goals. Despite all the reflection and positive intentions that take place with the new year, it can sometimes feel difficult to find the motivation to get started. When your goals feel so far off, finding a place to start is often more challenging … Read More