In the spirit of the 2012 Olympics, we rounded up 15 lesser-known exercises inspired by the London Games. Try ‘em out to spice up your next workout!
A Vending Machine that Shouts, A Super Dad, and More
Happy Sunday! As always, Links We Love brings you our favorite health and fitness inspiration from around the web. This week, we have a dad who completes triathlons with his daughter in his arms, a phone-throwing competition, and a vending machine that talks back. We want to show some love and share kick-ass content in the wellness world, so here are our picks:
Devoted Dad Runs Triathlon Carrying His Daughter With Cerebral Palsy Because She Loves the Outdoors — Daily Mail
This Michigan man's devotion to his daughter has some calling him "The Father of the Century" — we're impressed by both his heart and his legs.
Steven Ritz: A Teacher Growing Green in the South Bronx — TED Talks
"Kids should not have to leave their community to live, learn and earn in a better one." A teacher in the South Bronx is bringing healthy food, greenery, and jobs to his students through a powerful urban farming initiative.
How to Become a Productivity Ninja — Nerdfitness
Sleep more, exercise more, email less, have more free time, and refer to one's self as "ninja"? Sign us up, please!
Go Ahead, Chuck Your Cell: It's the Annual Phone-Throwing Competition — TIME.
Who hasn't felt the urge to give their cell phone an untimely end? Turns out, not everybody resists.
Role Reversal: Coffee Vending Machine Shouts Orders at People — Wired
How far would you go for free coffee?