Fitness

Life Time Fitness pushes into L.A. Fitness territory

8 hours 1 min ago
L.A. Fitness Inc. has been pushing in Life Time Fitness Inc.'s Minnesota backyard for the past six years. Now Life Time is making its first entrance into L.A. Fitness territory. Life Time Fitness Inc. this week is opening its first California health club.
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A Wearables War: Can More Entrants Save Fitness Bands?

8 hours 5 min ago
Several years ago, fitness bands were the first movers in the wearables market. Nike (NYSE: NKE ) and other companies used the bands -- easy to use, relatively inexpensive, and with a clear fitness-loving demographic -- in an effort to create an ...
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Local Fitness Experts Announce Grand Opening of Hauppauge Fit Body Boot Camp

8 hours 25 min ago
Hauppauge Fit Body Boot Camp is excited to announce the Grand Opening of their new stand-alone indoor boot camp location on April 28th due to the overwhelming demand for their 30-minute fat burning workouts in their already established Huntington Fit Body ...
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Facebook Buys Fitness Tracker Startup Behind Moves

9 hours 17 min ago
Facebook acquired the startup behind the popular fitness tracking app Moves as it expands beyond its namesake service into a company with multiple, differentiated mobile apps. The world's largest online social network will keep running the service separately.
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Facebook acquires fitness tracking mobile app Moves

9 hours 35 min ago
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has acquired the maker of a mobile app that can track the distance consumers walk or run and measure the calories burned, giving the social networking company an entree into the nascent market for fitness and health ...
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Physical Fitness, Sports Month events aim to get people active

9 hours 42 min ago
4/24/2014 - ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- Robins Air Force Base's Physical Fitness and Sports Month calendar is packed with activities to keep people moving throughout the celebration. The Fitness Center has themed each week of May to highlight certain ...
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Fitness Wearables Must Smarten Up Or Die—Just Ask Nike's Fuelband

9 hours 51 min ago
ReadWriteBody is an ongoing series where ReadWrite covers networked fitness and the quantified self. The first age of wearable devices is coming to an end—and the next generation will either be considerably smarter, or will disappear into our smartphones ...
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Five ways to find more fitness in the same 24 hours

11 hours 58 min ago
You have the same 24 hours everyone else gets each day. The only question is what you'll pack into your 24 that others may or may not. If you're serious about your health, you won't take or make any excuses about being unable to fit in a workout.
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Facebook buys 'Move' fitness tracking app for Apple's iPhone

12 hours 1 min ago
Yet another Silicon Valley power entered the "quantified self" race on Thursday when Facebook acquired the developers behind Moves, an iPhone app that allows users to create an "activity diary" by automatically recording walking, cycling, and running.
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Orangetheory Fitness to Open in New Hampshire, August

12 hours 7 min ago
Orangetheory Fitness, the energizing, heart rate-monitored fitness concept sweeping the nation, will open at 345 Amherst Street in Nashua. Different from traditional gym workouts, Orangetheory Fitness offers 60-minute sessions broken into segments of ...
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Facebook acquires health and fitness tracking app Moves

12 hours 7 min ago
But the social network promises to keep Moves as a standalone app and not blend the data into its own service. The Moves fitness tracker app is now owned by Facebook. ProtoGeo Oy Facebook has bought Moves, an app that keeps track of your daily exercise and ...
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Facebook acquires company behind Moves fitness app

12 hours 8 min ago
The team behind Moves, a fitness tracker app on iOS and Android, is joining Facebook. "Since we launched Moves, we’ve been focused on running a simple and clean activity diary that millions of people have enjoyed using," the company said in a blog post ...
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Facebook Buys Moves App to Track Your Health & Fitness

13 hours 2 min ago
Facebook is on the move yet again, as it has acquired the company behind the popular health and fitness tracking app Moves (see what I did there?). Finnish company ProtoGeo Oy has been bought by Facebook, saying that it will help build and improve its ...
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Kellan Lutz discusses fitness: 'I have a healthy, active lifestyle'

13 hours 3 min ago
Kellan Lutz credits the low-carb Paleo diet and an active lifestyle for his rippling physique, he told Daybreak Wednesday. Lutz, a former high-school football star, doesn't let constant travel hamper his workout routine. "I have a healthy, active lifestyle ...
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Kentucky Derby Festival Zumba Fitness Party Will Move You

23 April 2014 - 10:36pm
Wear your 2014 Pegasus pin and your brightest workout clothes -- neon, if you have it -- and join in the Kentucky Derby Festival's free Zumba Fitness Party at Waterfront Park. 2014 is the third year for the Zumba Fitness Party, sponsored by the Community ...
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R.I.P.P.E.D. Total Body Challenge Announces Partnerhsip with Life Time Fitness

23 April 2014 - 10:33pm
B3 Fit, Inc., creator of R.I.P.P.E.D.-The One Stop Body Shock, a plateau-proof workout, has partnered with Life Time Fitness, with the opening of their first California Life Time Athletic location. Life Time Fitness is known for being a leader in the ...
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Fitness Tip of the Day: Running Downhill

23 April 2014 - 10:21pm
Running downhill is especially difficult as it causes more strain on the knees, quads and hips, which leaves you feeling extra fatigued and sore. To best train for downhills (and to avoid injury), start off slowly with a slope that has a gradual grade.
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7 ways to make fitness fun

23 April 2014 - 8:11pm
Create your own fitness challenge to make fitness fun and keep you motivated to be better. Challenge yourself to do as many burpees as possible, pushups or even the plank. By gradually increasing your duration you will keep yourself challenged, and ...
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Nargis, John encourage people to imbibe fitness

23 April 2014 - 3:00pm
New Delhi: Actors John Abraham and Nargis Fakhri, along with Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, have come together in a new campaign - Live with Fire - to encourage people to stay fit. Fitness brand Reebok India announced the launch of its new ...
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Local Utah Fitness Challenges

23 April 2014 - 2:40pm
Visitors of northern England, to an area called Norwich who are fitness enthusiasts find a steep road named Gas Hill. It is a challenge to any bicyclist who comes into the area. The idea is to peddle from the bottom to the top of the 45 degree plus angled ...
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