Fitness Friday: 42 Ways To Get Fit

Apple Hiring Fitness Physiologists, Sleep Experts On The Heels Of Recent iWatch Rumors

Whether it’s getting ready for beach season or trying to slim down for the big wedding, it helps to have a goal. So with exactly 55 days left before the Masters, it’s time to change some old habits and develop some new ones that will help make this your fittest year on the golf course. Golf Digest fitness advisor Ben Shear (@ ben_shear ) came up with 42 ways to do just that. It’s exactly six weeks worth of things you can do on and off the course to improve your body.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.golfdigest.com/golf-instruction/blogs/theinstructionblog/2014/02/fitness-friday-42-ways-to-get.html

Apple looking to hire experts to help create fitness products

“This type of workout literally uses just your own body as resistance.” You become the dumbbell, so to speak. “You can manage to work out wherever you are, without the need for any equipment,” Beier said. While it appeals to minimalists, it’s not just basic, boring reps of squats and lunges. Beier recommends a circuit of eight exercises that includes squats with a reverse lunge, forearm plank to palm pushups, V-ups and the dreaded burpees.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.chicagotribune.com/health/sc-health-0129-fitness-trends-20140205,0,2907680.story

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As quoted below from the ad, Apple is looking for people who not only are knowledgeable about cardiovascular fitness but can put that knowledge toward the design of products. Design and run user studies related to cardiovascular fitness & energy expenditure, including calories burned, metabolic rate, aerobic fitness level measurement/tracking and other key physiological measurements. Candidate will be knowledgeable about the physiological effects being measured and how to avoid potential inaccuracy and experimental error due DOE flaws and/or reference monitor (i.e. metabolic cart, etc.) usage issues. The role will need to apply relevant knowledge to the design of products and their testing/validation through user studies.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://news.cnet.com/8301-13579_3-57618470-37/apple-looking-to-hire-experts-to-help-create-fitness-products/

Top fitness trends for 2014

<img src='http://www.trbimg.com/img-52f29b12/turbine/ct-sc-health-0129-palm-plank-jpg-20140205/388&#039; width='200px' alt='Plank to palm: Lower to forearm plank, elbows under shoulders, http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/p90x3-reviews/sbwire-455028.htm forearms straight out in front of you, feet hip distance apart, knees off floor. Try not to swivel hips during movements. Raise up to regular plank position, right hand, then left hand. Lower to forearm plank position, right forearm, then left forearm. Switch sides.’ style=’float:left;padding:5px’ />

At this point, theres no question in my mind that Apple has p90X3 workouts wearable tech far along in the product pipeline. But unlike competitors including Samsung, it will never release anything half-baked, so it could be a while yet before we see anything launch, despite the growing number of signals that point to an iWatchs existence. Founded April 1976 Ticker NASDAQ:AAPL Overview Started by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne, Apple has expanded from computers to consumer electronics over the last 30 years, officially changing their name from Apple Computer, Inc. to Apple, Inc.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://techcrunch.com/2014/02/06/apple-hiring-fitness-physiologists-sleep-experts-on-the-heels-of-recent-iwatch-rumors/

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