Happy Sunday! As always, Links We Love brings you our favorite health and fitness inspiration from around the web. This week, we have some lower calorie beers perfect for your new years bash, and a cool argument on why getting fit may not be the best resolution for 2013. We want to show some love and share kick-ass content in the wellness world, so here are our picks:

Why Obstacle Races Are So Popular — Outside

When those 20-somethings aren’t on their iPhones, they’re probably leaping over walls and dodging electrical wires. But why are mud runs and obstacle races so “in” right now?


10 Light Beers to Toast With This New Year’s Eve — dailySpark

Ring in a healthy new year with these brews that won’t nearly do as much damage as other caloric drinks. (Just dont drink all of them.)


Which Meditation Style Is Right For You? — Well and Good NYC

Are you a perfectionist, a people person, or just need to calm down RIGHT now? Then choose a type of meditation that fits how you’re feeling.

Blog Spotlight

Why Physical Fitness Is a Terrible Goal — Blog of Impossible

If one of your new year’s resolutions is to “get fit,” you may want to think again.

Grab Bag

11 Clever Mason Jar Hacks — TreeHugger

From photo frames to cocktail shakers, you can do just about anything with a Mason jar — hipster or not.

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