Under Armour Blog – 6.21.18
Trainer and 25-time Ironman finisher Tom Holland often jokes, “Swimming is not a sport. It’s a means to keep from drowning.” But, at 48, he admits he appreciates swimming far more now than when he was younger. “Now when I swim, I often get this weird, great swimmer’s high,” says Holland.
Read more: Which is Better? Swimming or Running | MapMyRun
iFit Blog – 6.19.18
In May 2016, the FDA announced that changes were going to be made to all nutrition labels. If you have been looking at food labels, you may have noticed that some of them already look slightly different while others are still in the same format that we are used to. The main reason for this is because the FDA has given manufactures time to prepare the new format and account for the costs these changes will take.
Read more: New Nutrition Label Explained • iFit Blog
NVIDIA Blog – 6.18.18 (6.15.18)
Abdominal ultrasound tests for organ abnormalities haven’t changed much in the past decade, with a doctor moving a wand over the patient’s abdomen to gaze at blurry images. But the process could get accelerated by a thousand times with improved accuracy, based on deep learning work by U.S. researchers.
Read more: Making Ultrasounds Ultra-Speedy with Deep Learning
Fitbit Blog – 6.18.18 (6.15.18)
Need a little motivation? You’ve got one week to hit a 26.2-mile goal in the Sprint into Summer with Fitbit and Strava Challenge!
Read more: Hot Summer Challenge: Conquer 26.2 Miles With Fitbit and Strava
Fitbit Blog – 6.14.18 (6.13.18)
Yoga is about more than just backbends, well-coordinated outfits, and shareable sunset poses. Each asana, or pose, when done properly can benefit your everyday life. “While the aesthetics of yoga can be blown up by things like Instagram and ego, it’s the time spent on a foundational, energetically-led practice that’s going to benefit real-life issues like stress, digestive disorders, posture, and anxiety,” says Kala MacDonald, Los Angeles-based yoga instructor and wellness blogger. From stabilizing muscles to easing tightness, these seven expert-recommended poses are great additions to time spent on the mat. Seek out the one that works for you or cycle through them all.
Read more: 7 Simple Yoga Poses That Deliver Serious Body Benefits
iFit Blog – 6.8.18 (6.5.18)
Josie Colt of Wired named iFit Coach on the NordicTrack® X22i in her recent article, “All the Gear, Gadgets, and Apps We Loved in May.” Out of 16 items, we made the top three! “Want to feel like you’re huffing up a hill without leaving your living room? You might consider the big, bold, and beautiful NordicTrack, especially since you can bundle it with a year-long iFit Coach subscription.”
Read more: iFit Named in Wired’s Top Three Apps • iFit Blog