Laura Marathon Running
Our marketing director and avid runner shares her story of training for a marathon–and the unexpected and challenging lessons she learned along the way.
Oscar Workout Drinking Game
Whether you've seen all of this year's nominees or just watch so you'll know what everyone's talking about Monday morning, we have just the thing to make Hollywood’s big night oh-so-much better!
82 Push-up Variations
This humble bodyweight exercise is one of the most versatile and effective out there! Check out our list of 82 (that’s right, 82) different push-ups for beginners, bodyweight bosses, and everyone in between.
Tips to Increase Your Running Speed

Feel the need for speed? Here are 25 simple tips to help you earn that new PR. Ready, set, go!

Staircase workout
Ready to take your workout to the next level — literally? This might be one of the most challenging and effective workouts you’ve ever done. And all it requires is steely determination — and a flight of stairs.
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With the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics coming to a close, what better time to celebrate the most awe-inspiring moments seen on the world stage? Here are Greatist's picks.


You think Bikram is crazy? Yeah, right. Read along as Greatist staffers test out the newest fitness trend, Cold Yoga.
Don’t kick those feet up just yet. After a tough workout, it’s time to recover right with the help of some expert-approved recovery tools. Your body will thank you!
What if you could fix injuries before they happen? Physical therapist and mobility champion Kelly Starrett is out to show the world how we can build stronger, faster, and safer bodies.

Need a little help staying at the top of your game? This awesome photo essay features messages, mantras, and manifestos to keep you motivated.

Our founder went on a six-pack abs in six weeks challenge. Here's how he feels one year later.
A well-planned taper is one the keys to having a great race. Check out these five tips to taper in preparation for an awesome race.