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Fitness 2021-04-06T19:47:14Z

The 5 best men's trail running shoes, perfect for off-road jogs or mountain races

Trail running requires shoes with better traction and durability to handle roots, rocks, and water. Here are our favorites.
Premium Retail 2021-04-06T13:00:00Z

Retro Fitness is entering the digital-fitness wars with its own $1,200 stationary bike. Its CEO explains why the move will help the gym chain capitalize on post-pandemic fitness trends.

Retro Fitness' new "Get Wheel" program caters to consumers who may soon want to alternate between at-home and in-gym workouts.
Premium Retail 2021-04-02T13:53:43Z

Meet the 7 companies manufacturing Peloton, NordicTrack, and Ergatta workout equipment and dominating a market expected to be worth more than $15 billion by 2027

Spotting an opportunity to capitalize on the at-home fitness boom, investors have started pouring funds into major exercise equipment manufacturers.
Reviews 2021-04-01T19:41:47Z

The 6 best places to buy women's workout clothes

The best workout gear keeps you cool, prevents chafing, and wicks sweat. Our favorite workout clothes for women are from Nike, Athleta, and more.
Premium Small Business 2021-04-01T18:57:54Z

How a couple started a fitness franchise in a parking lot and grew it to over 100 locations and $100 million in revenue

Morgan and Devan Kline said 75% of Burn Boot Camp members stuck around during the pandemic thanks to its virtual training offering.
Reviews 2021-04-01T18:07:44Z

The 5 best men's running shoes, for race training, long distance runs, or casual jogs

Whether you're starting with one mile or training for a half, here are the best running shoes for the road or treadmill.
Science 2021-04-01T15:20:10Z

How to know if you can exercise after your COVID-19 vaccine or if you should just rest up

Overtraining ahead of your vaccine may compromise your immune system. But doing too little post-vaccine could prolong symptoms, experts say.
Tech 2021-03-31T20:40:44Z

The best smart jewelry in 2021, from necklaces to rings and watches

There's more to wearables than just watches. Here are the best necklaces, rings, and brooches that offer fitness tracking and other smart features.
Fitness 2021-03-30T17:36:52Z

The 6 best golf hitting mats of 2021 to improve your swing at home

You don't need a golf course to train, just a high-quality hitting surface for your home or backyard. Here are the best golf hitting mats in 2021.
Reviews 2021-03-29T20:18:35Z

NordicTrack's S22i provides a guided training session — and mini vacation — every time I work out

The NordicTrack S22i is a top-of-the-line stationary bike that offers interactive workouts through iFit — both in a studio and around the world.
Premium Retail 2021-03-29T14:00:00Z

Peloton's head of music reveals how the fitness powerhouse is creating its 'own little record label' through partnerships with mega artists like Beyoncé and Timbaland

Gwen Riley shares her strategy for forging Peloton's artist partnerships and pushing boundaries for what a fitness brand can do in the music industry.
Premium Retail 2021-03-29T13:24:39Z

7 fitness M&A deals experts are watching out for this year, as Americans work habits are forever changed

As more Americans workout at home than ever before, experts say the lasting impact will catalyze an era of consolidation within the fitness industry.
Premium Retail 2021-03-28T12:13:00Z

Barry's Bootcamp CEO dishes on his company's first foray into outdoor classes and virtual fitness during the pandemic — and how the new revenue streams helped the brand find new markets to expand

"More than anything in the past 22 years, COVID really forced us to embrace and push the boundaries of what we can deliver," CEO Joe Gonzalez said.
Reviews 2021-03-25T21:39:08Z

The 6 best bike racks for cars in 2021, including hitch, trunk, and roof racks

Whether your ride is 5 miles away or 500, you need a reliable and secure bike rack to drive there. Here are the 6 best for every kind of car and budget.
Tech 2021-03-25T18:41:01Z

The Fitbit Sense is an excellent smartwatch and fitness tracker, but the cheaper Versa 3 is still the best choice for most people

The Fitbit Sense has a lot of advanced health tech, but some of its most useful features are also available on the cheaper Versa 3.
Premium Retail 2021-03-25T16:44:47Z

11 digital fitness companies vying to compete with Peloton's winning membership model and cash in on the at-home exercise boom

Thanks to the pandemic, on-demand virtual fitness platforms have never been more popular. We took a look at 11 of Peloton's top competitors.
Tech 2021-03-23T20:25:27Z

How to cancel a Planet Fitness membership in 2 ways

To cancel a Planet Fitness membership, you need to visit your gym in person or write a postal letter.
Reviews 2021-03-19T19:26:18Z

We've tested numerous athleisure brands and Rhone consistently ranks among the top — here are our favorite styles

Rhone specializes in designing and manufacturing high-quality workout gear that looks great in and out of the gym. Here are our favorite pieces.
Tech 2021-03-18T17:37:34Z

How to contact Peloton customer service to fix issues with your stationary bike or treadmill

You can contact Peloton customer service via telephone, by webchat on the Peloton website, and by email at support@onepeloton.com.
Health 2021-03-18T17:37:03Z

The 5 best vegan protein powders for anyone on a plant-based diet

Vegan protein powders offer a great way for those on plant-based diets to get their daily fill of protein. Here are our favorites.
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