The Ultimate Leg and Glute Resistance Band Workout

The Ultimate Leg and Glute Resistance Band Workout

While completing regular leg exercises certainly has its benefits, accentuating these exercises with a resistance band provides even more strength and tone. Band exercises are a great addition to any strength training routine, whether you’re training for a marathon or just hoping to gain muscle tone. Related: Essential Strength Training Exercises for Runners This resistance … Read More

10 Knee Strengthening Exercises for Runners

10 Knee Strengthening Exercises for Runners

One of the most common misconceptions about running is that it is harmful for your joints. While most runners know this to be false, it’s difficult to adequately explain to non-runners that the pounding of running is not, in fact, harmful for your joints. So if running is not actually harmful for our joints, why … Read More

Epic Lucky 7 Workout for a Full Body Burn

Epic Lucky 7 Workout for a Full Body Burn

It’s the time of year again when the crowds start to get rowdy and green is everywhere to be seen. This can only mean one thing – St. Patrick’s Day! While this holiday bears very little significance for many people, it seems to represent a pivotal time in the year: spring is coming. Related: 10 … Read More

30 Day Winter Fitness Challenge to Stay Motivated

30 Day Winter Fitness Challenge to Stay Motivated

My fitness motivation always takes a serious hit in the winter. The cold, dark days always seem to leave me with extra excuses to stay inside and laze around. However, winter is often when I need a fitness routine the most. I have discovered that finding a challenge or schedule is the key to staying … Read More

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

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