Nutrient Timing: Focus on When to Win

Nutrient Timing: Focus on When to Win

Athletes don’t just eat food, they use it. People who exercise regularly break down cellular tissue with every workout. What you eat provides the nutrients that are the foundation of cellular regeneration. Give your body the highest quality building ...
4 Hotel-Friendly Exercises for Summer Travelers

4 Hotel-Friendly Exercises for Summer Travelers

On the road again? It’s summer, so many of us are. Whether you’re off on an island adventure or soaking up the rays as a city sightseer, being away from home—and your gym—can slow down or even stop your exercise routine. But you don’t have to let a l ...
What are Macronutrients?

What are Macronutrients?

Anytime I scroll through my Instagram feed, I see someone mention “macros.” Their food is perfectly portioned on a plate, or they’ve snapped the ubiquitous selfie with a Quest bar and #macros, #onaquest #eatclean. Though this may seem like some weird ...
How to Train Like an Athlete

How to Train Like an Athlete

Sure, Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world and you may never even touch the dust from his heels, but that shouldn’t stop you from trying. There’s an athlete in you (yes, you!), and it’s itching to make a debut. No, you don’t need to take an onl ...
10 Ways to Treat & Prevent Blisters

10 Ways to Treat & Prevent Blisters

Just when everything seems to be going smoothly—bam! A blister shows up. Whether you’re breaking in a new pair of sneakers, running your first (or 15th) marathon or just going about your normal routine, these painful, annoying bumps happen. Even the ...
3 HIIT Workouts to Beat Cardio Boredom

3 HIIT Workouts to Beat Cardio Boredom

Cardio…boring? Yeah, it can be. But you know it’s an essential part of your weight training program, for a number of reasons. Cardio combats fat and keeps those numbers on the scale where you want them to be. It increases endurance, gives you energy, ...