iFitness Running Belt

Guess who got a new toy! See that sweet doo-dad strapped on my hips? That, my friends, is a Neoprene Double Pouch Belt from iFitness, a company that seems to be heavily marketing themselves at racing expos lately. I’ve heard tons of great things about them online, but having not been to a big race in a while, I haven’t seen them in person yet. That didn’t keep me from sending the website to a SparkPeople friend who was looking for a way to bring his phone and some chapstick on a marathon a while back, though. He saw them…
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Essential Gear, Part 2: Heart Rate Monitors

Remember Tip #5 from Wednesday’s post? There’s no better time to try it — new Audible.com users are eligible for two free audiobooks. Click here to sign up. I listened to the first two chapters of Hunger Games on my run last night, and it was awesome. This is the second part in a multi-part series of what kinds of “essential” fitness gadgets are out there, whether you could possibly live your life without them, and whether they’re worth it anyway. Essential Gear, Part 1: GPS Devices Heart rate monitors. The first time I saw one outside of a doctor’s…
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Essential Gear Part 1: GPS Devices

So you want to become a fitness guru? That’s great. But where do you start? Why, with merchandise, of course! This is America, after all. And I’m here to tell you all about the most essential equipment you need in your fitness portfolio. Ready? Arms and/or legs Shoes (optional) Motivation Wait, what? Let’s back up. I read a guest post yesterday on Carrots ‘n’ Cake by MelissaNibbles called “How Blogging Put Me In The Poor House.” It made me LOL. There’s a lot of truth to it, though. When I began blogging, I was overwhelmed with all the food, gadgets,…
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