All posts tagged “Exercise”

Hock Design Fitness Equipment: Beautifully designed high-end exercise goods with an eye toward the future

Hock Design Fitness Equipment

Kristof Hock knew there was a better way of doing things. Years ago—while working as a product manager in the fitness industry—he would visit Nantong, China to meet with manufacturers. He remembers the polluted air and the bedraggled workforce—mainstays……

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Indoor Cycling Meets Entertainment with Zwift: The global multiplayer environment integrates exercise with game play

Indoor Cycling Meets Entertainment with Zwift


Whether it’s the dropping of temperatures, shortening of days or just plain lack of free-time, hitting the road for a lengthy ride isn’t always in the cards. While indoor trainers for stationary riding continue to advance, giving cyclists more detailed data on their…

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Beyond Exercise: The Technogym Approach: An intimate look inside the world’s leading fitness equipment maker from their scenic Italian headquarters

Beyond Exercise: The Technogym Approach


Gym equipment might not be the first thing to evoke philosophical ideas of happiness, community wellness or indeed overall life satisfaction. However, Technogym isn’t your average fitness company and their mission statement extends well beyond the…

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Mad Skills Exercise Encyclopedia: Over 700 illustrations offer endless workout options from Portland-based athlete and physical therapist Ben Musholt

Mad Skills Exercise Encyclopedia


Gym workouts have come a long way since the days of sweatbands and Suzanne Somers’ ThighMaster. Today, zombie survival runs and obstacle courses like Tough Mudder have ushered in a new era of “functional fitness,” based on the concept that your daily workouts…

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Consumption and exercise: Apple’s iPad as a workout companion – Verge Forums

Showcase: 40 Sport & Exercise Logos