Getting the right treadmill for your body and budget!


Survey Says Men Often Go to Gym in Unwashed Clothing…

It’s been a long day at work.  Your boss was a pain and the office intern messed up your lunch order.  You are exhausted.

All you want to do is punch through a satisfying workout at the gym and head home for some well-deserved relaxation!

So, you grab your gym bag out of the trunk and head into the locker room to get ready to get your sweat on.

As you dress, you might give your clothes a quick sniff.  Hmm… they seem passable, so you slip them on and head out into the main gym. You just put on dirty gym clothes and unfortunately, you’re not alone.

Now, here’s the big question… 

How many days has it been since you last washed your workout clothes? 

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The New “It” Machine Isn’t Actually New

In the ever-changing world of personal fitness it can seem like you are constantly being bombarded with newer, better, faster-working exercise routines and equipment.

But what if newer didn’t necessarily mean better? What if you didn’t need to be buying a fancy new machine with cables and crazy moving parts? What if your tried-and-true treadmill was suddenly the coolest kid on the block again?

No, this is not a dream. Your treadmill is having its comeback moment and it works to your advantage.

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The World’s First Energy Producing Treadmill

We know a good work out is healthy for your mind and body.  But what if it could also be good for the planet?

This is the idea behind the new Verde treadmill.

It’s part of the Eco-Powr line of fitness equipment from SportsArt – a company which calls itself “The Green Fitness Company.”

SportsArt is setting itself apart in the ever-growing world of fitness equipment by giving you the option of a treadmill that doesn’t use power when you work out… it generates it.

They believe your workout could do more than just power your muscles, it can also generate electricity to help power the world.

Now, how cool is that?

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The Link Between Exercise & Memory

Physical fitness is important but how often do you think about your mental health?  And we’re not talking about your emotions and stress levels (although these are both very important to manage.)  We’re talking about your mental ability to think, reason, and remember.

New information is has shown that in addition to physical benefits, plenty of exercise can also reap some pretty major mental benefits too… especially when it comes to your oh-so-important memory.

How Exercise Helps Your Brain

First and foremost, let’s remember that your brain functions much like a muscle: it responds to being used. So your brain needs regular “work outs” just like the rest of your body.

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