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What’s With Gallon Jugs in the Weight Room?

What’s With Gallon Jugs in the Weight Room?

At the gym you’ve probably seen the big, beefy guys and fully defined ladies lugging around jugs of water. You know the kind you usually only buy when you’re stocking up for a natural disaster? Well, it may look a little ridiculous, but t ...
Homemade Energy Fuel

Homemade Energy Fuel

Q: For someone who is allergic to peanuts, sensitive to caffeine and prefers not to consume too much fructose, do you have any ideas for making your own energy gels or other on-course fuel? Brandon Marsh answers: A: In today’s world, there̵ ...
Is NOT Sweating Dangerous?

Is NOT Sweating Dangerous?

Q: I’ve been working out for approximately 11 weeks now. (I dance to fast and moderately fast-paced music, as well as lift weights.) It takes a lot for me to sweat, and because of this I retain a lot of water. I don’t even sweat in the 90 ...
Take a Hike to Take Off Pounds

Take a Hike to Take Off Pounds

By now the snow has melted from the mountaintops, which means only one thing…it’s time to go hiking! Climbing to new heights is a workout in itself. But when you want to dial up the calorie-torching benefits, you need to add a few “ ...
2-Day Sports & Fitness SALE

2-Day Sports & Fitness SALE

Yesterday, we told you about our huge sale on diet essentials. But if you’re more of a weightlifting,   marathon running or protein shake-swigging kind of person, you might be interested to know that you can SAVE an extra 15% on all sports & ...
There’s More Than One Way to Drink Water

There’s More Than One Way to Drink Water

About 70 percent of the Earth’s surface is covered in it and about 80 percent of our bodies are made of it. Water is at the root of life, which would explain why you should be consuming a sufficient amount. Not only does proper hydration accoun ...