Think you've heard it all when it comes to exercise? Wait until you see what some of the country's most innovative gyms have up their sleeves to make you sweat.
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Equinox Made Me Do It
Historically, gyms have advertised working out strictly as a way for people to lose weight and chase an “ideal” standard of beauty. Equinox’s new ad campaign promises a life of self-confidence and adventure (and maybe an arrest or two). Is a change underway in how we conceptualize fitness?
Working out is great and all for making us look and feel good, amongst a host of physical and mental benefits. But exercising day in and day out can have some super annoying consequences.
It’s a terrific conditioning workout, but taking that first step into a kickboxing class can be intimidating. From diet to mindset, here’s how to prepare before throwing that first punch.
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Weightlifting belts can help prevent lower back injury, but they're not always necessary. In some cases they may even increase the risk of injury. Get the facts before accessorizing.

When is comes to working out, greatists know how to do it and inspire other at the same time. Read on to see what they did this week!

Looking for a way to pump up those gym visits? Research suggests working with a personal trainer could be the answer.

Some gyms are catering to larger clientele — with one even banning "skinny" gym-goers. Greatist looks at the debate and reasoning behind the hubbub.

This video takes us to the gym for a seriously ridiculous (albeit dangerous) workout.

Gyms can pack some super-strength germs. But can we exercise without catching a cold or scary skin infection? Read on for a germ-free action plan.