Stand Up Paddling is one of the hottest summer trends. Not only that it is a lot of fun, it is also a full body workout. Check out our beginner’s guide to Stand Up Paddling. As you can already imagine by its name, Stand Up Paddling is carried out by standing on a long surfboard and using a paddle to proceed. It is a perfect workout for the whole body, as it improves your core strength, cardio fitness, balance and flexibility. Stand Up Paddling works best on flat water like lakes, calm oceans and rivers.
Think that exercise takes up too much time? Not if you have a quick workout that you can do in between times! Something you can easily do while travelling or during your lunch break. All you need is your own body weight. Eric tries it out.
“I’ll never be as fit and sporty as other people anyway, so there’s no point in even starting.” Sound familiar? Get rid of this negative attitude and discover the joy of sport without the pressure to perform! Even professional athlete Eric knows that the main purpose of sport is to have fun.
Work, family, obligations – do you frequently find it difficult to switch off from everyday life? First of all, you are definitely not alone. Regardless of whether they work in an office or are a high-performance athlete, it can be hard for many people to clear their mind.
Jogging is too boring and you need some extra motivation to exercise in the open air? We have some ideas for you here: exercising outdoors can improve both endurance and strength.
Have you ever tried to fight your inner couch potato? Sitting on the sofa after a long day at work or a sunday afternoon is often more attractive than to get up and go to the gym. Even Eric sometimes has to find his motivation for sports.
Getting into a rowboat and just giving it a try – that is how Eric found his passion for rowing, which made his life so much richer in a lot of ways.
Nordic Walking is a wonderful sport for beginners. Although the risk of injury is low, the correct Nordic Walking technique is important to achieve success in training and to avoid overloading. With these tips, it’ll work!
No time for long periods of exercise? No worries! From now on, by tweaking your everyday routine slightly, you will be able to fit in quick bouts of exercise! Read our five easy exercises that will help to keep you fit!
In today’s over-scheduled and fast-paced society, exercise can often fall by the wayside. But fitness does not have to be grueling or take several hours from your day. Research suggests high-intensity interval training (HIIT) may not only save you time, it may feel easier too!