Treadmill HouseFit – quality workouts with achieving results
Among the simulators, which allow not only to sports, but also to achieve a noticeable result, deserves the respect of treadmill HouseFit. Of course, this manufacturer it is not alone – there are a wide…

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Recovery post workout
Sports, whether they were carried out, often lead to wear of the body in varying degrees. People waste energy force to achieve its objective, not sparing himself, but in the end does not receive the…

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How to breathe correctly while running in cold weather
For untrained runners breathing while running is one of the most difficult and not very pleasant on the senses moments. In cold weather unpleasant sensations intensified: it seems like the cold air burns your throat…

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Intelligently about skiing

NEW! Article updated in 2013. the old “budget” version can be found nearby .

Foreword a number of times. What am I doing?

How to choose skis?

What attachment?

How to put skis and is it necessary?

Where and what to run?

Such or nearly such questions I regularly hear from friends at the beginning of each winter, especially after I began to participate in the 100km race. As usual, after the third or fourth repetition of the same explanation, I decided to write it down to not repeat any more :-). About and so was born this little article.

Preface number two. For whom and why?

Confusion

“cross country” is a very broad concept. Formal – this is for all those who are not “mountain”. Due to traditionally different (for the West and Russia) classification and sometimes literal translations of foreign words narrower types thoroughly messed Continue reading

Cycle. Group check-in hall

The approach to training is a highly individual thing. Some people like to work on a one-on-one with the instructor, and someone who does well may not, without the team and the spirit of competition. And modern fitness offers us every opportunity. For a born “joiners” even invented a special workout at the gym – cycle.

Indoor Cycling is not only a high-intensity cardio. but still fun and social environment. Class is held on the bikes as close in design to real racing bikes. The coach sets the pace, and the whole group is riding, traveling along the mountain slopes or high-speed highway, overcoming various obstacles.

The effect of presence creates the picture on the monitor showing your move, forest trails and roads. The coach builds the lesson that the group then escapes from imaginary pursuit, chasing a world leader in Cycling, travelling through the picturesque slopes of the mountains, Continue reading

Physical activity during pregnancy

It was once thought that exercise is unacceptable for a pregnant woman. Today all believe that exercise is not only useful, but necessary for future mothers and their babies during uncomplicated pregnancy. Physical exercise can help prevent the development of such unpleasant complications like incontinence and lower back pain, reduce the frequency of depressive moods, the probability of developing preeclampsia, improve control weight gain during pregnancy. It is assumed that the effect of physical activity is the activation of the parasympathetic division of the nervous system that leads to lower levels of cortisol – a stress hormone and to normalize blood

pressure. Exercise also increases the secretion of serotonin, reducing pain and frequency of depressive moods. There is evidence that regular exercise during pregnancy improves in the future the child’s cognitive ability, i.e. the ability to learn.

However, even if a pregnant feels great and the pregnancy proceeds without complications, before Continue reading