Endurance expert Alex Hutchinson shares his thoughts on combining strength training and running workouts to build a more well-rounded training plan.
If you practically live at the gym, yet wondering “Why am I not getting stronger?”, here are five reasons that may be hindering your progress.
Varying your workouts comes with several benefits. Here’s why you shouldn’t make it a choice between cardio vs. strength training, but do both.
Here’s why and how endurance athletes should work on their strength and the most promising use of heart rate monitoring in strength training revealed.
Finding the time for core workouts is a struggle? Here’s Dr. Jinger Gottschall’s research-based insight on how runners can optimize their core workout sessions.
Running coach and “myth buster” Sandy Ziya clarifies seven misconceptions about strength training for runners. See if you’re holding on to any of these myths.
Bored of running? Read how a running background can translate into a successful OCR career and how newcomers can get into this muddy sport.
Strength training is key in maintaining a healthy, functional body, but not enough on its own. Here’s why you should balance strength with space in the body.
Core stability is the most important component for any movement, including running. Here are three balance-specific exercises to strengthen your core.
Personal trainer Lucy Young (with firsthand experience of hip surgery) explains why you should stop focusing only on your feet and how you can start strengthening your hips.
Does muscle soreness really mean what we think it does, or are we looking for soreness in all the wrong places?
If you want to run long, fast, and strong, you need to do more than just run. Ready to supercharge your legs with strength?
Here’s how you can fine-tune your training and advance from beginner to intermediate runner.
One of the absolute benefits of kettlebell training is that you get more bang for your buck. Find out more about why kettlebell training is good for your body and wallet.
To some, the free weight section of the gym is intimidating. To others, it’s home. Here’s why eight Polar ambassadors love lifting heavy and getting strong.
Want to know how to achieve toned arms? Moses Bentley shares his favourite exercises to tone and sculpt your arms. Grab some dumbbells and let’s get started.
Try these workouts for an intensive at-home session – perfect for a little break between all that last-minute gift-wrapping.
There’s more to building a strong core than doing crunches. Try these 4 effective core exercises for runners that work your entire body.
Runners who incorporate strength training into their regime tend to be stronger and consistently get quicker and be more successful. Don’t skip these five essential exercises for runners.