Tampa Bay Edition

Archive of: Cardio & Toning and Feature and NAPC

Title Issue
Functional Fitness

Functional Fitness

So, you can bench press 200 pounds, run 10 kilometers in 45 minutes and turn heads when you slip on your Speedo. But, can you hoist your suitcase into the overhead compartment without throwing your back out, or squat to tie your toddler’s shoes without grimacing? According to advocates of “functional training," these are the questions and answers that really matter.

April 2009
Fun Moves

Fun Moves

The childhood pastime of jumping rope still proves to be a fun and excellent exercise for cardiovascular fitness and muscular endurance.

February 2009
Smart Conditioning for Weekend Warriors

Smart Conditioning for Weekend Warriors

Learn about ways to transform yourself from a weekend warrior into a wise warrior.

June 2008
Gardening As Exercise

Gardening As Exercise

A beautiful yard flowing with flowers or a hearty vegetable garden can double as a comprehensive gym. If you garden on a regular basis, odds are you are getting a healthy dose of exercise.

May 2008
Give Yourself A Housework Workout

Give Yourself A Housework Workout

Talk about a home gym — your best workout might be right at your fingertips! Household chores are doing more good than you might know.

April 2007
Middle Management

Middle Management

Our need for a tight torso goes beyond simple vanity. Core fitness training helps increase energy, improve posture, builds a trimmer body and greater muscle strength.

March 2007