Thursday, September 21st, 2017

After seeing Joel Harper’s Slim & Fit special on PBS and being a fan of Dr. Oz, we decided to check out the latest DVD from Mr. Harper, Firming After 50. Known for You on a Diet Workout and You: The Owner’s Manual Workout, Joel Harper comes off as a regular guy who really knows […]

Jillian Michaels, who gained prominence in the weight-loss reality series The Biggest Loser, is joining the Haiti relief effort by auctioning off her Yamaha FZ1 motorcycle. “The current destruction in Haiti is devastating,” says Michaels. “ Haiti holds a special place in my heart and I knew that I had to do something to help. […]

Obsession Fitness contacted 10 top fitness models to learn about their distinguished backgrounds and the workout routines and types of exercise equipment that helped sculpt their amazing bodies. Our selection criteria went beyond a pretty face and sexy figure. Each of these models is also an accomplished fitness competitor and an elite athlete, trainer or […]

Upscale fitness chain Equinox, voted “Best Gym in America” by Fitness Magazine, has enlisted several high profile artists to submit personal music playlists to be heard exclusively at Equinox clubs. The current lineup of “Celebrity Sets” includes Madonna, Stevie Nicks, Cyndi Lauper, Michael Buble, Cher and Dave Navarro. There is no financial arrangement between Equinox […]

Although Arnold’s classic New Encyclopedia of Modern Bodybuilding focuses on the sport of bodybuilding, anyone interested in strength training will find this 800 page epic engaging. Seven-time Mr. Olympia title winner Arnold Schwartzenegger provides unique insight into bodybuilding methodologies, training techniques, injury prevention, nutrition and the sport’s history. This updated and revised edition of the […]

G2 Fitness has released a line of unique fitness mats with each essential stretch position for a given discipline displayed right on the mat. The diagrams are tastefully displayed for easy reference so you’ll never forget the next stretch or need to refer to other material during a routine. File this in the “Why didn’t […]

Workout: One-On-One Training with Jackie Warner Jackie Warner’s celebrity status and the popularity of the Bravo reality show Work Out may overshadow the fact that Jackie’s path to success began as a talented personal trainer. This 60 minute program includes three circuits focusing on upper body, lower body, and core/abs. The fun but tough workouts […]

The secret behind the phenomenal success of P90X is a ground breaking, systematic approach known as “Muscle Confusion,” which accelerates your results by continually introducing new routines and variations so your body never plateaus, and you never lose motivation. The P90X program consists of 12 sweat-inducing, heart-pounding workouts, designed to transform your body from average […]