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The Benefits of Exercising in Cold Weather

When the temperatures drop, you may feel disappointed that it’s time to trade your regular outdoor swims, runs, or bike…

Simple Ways to Break Through a Fitness Plateau

Simple Ways to Break Through a Fitness Plateau

If you’ve been working out consistently but have stopped seeing results, you may have reached a fitness plateau. This article…

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8 Easy Steps To Improve Your Post-Workout Recovery Routine

Regular workouts help the body to perform at its best. With exercise, however, comes body aches and stiff muscles, especially…

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Ice Baths After a Workout: Good or Bad for Building Strength?

Building mass and getting stronger are two different things. Below are some recommendations that may be helpful when your goal…

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Setting up your Post-Workout Ice Bath: A Step-by-Step Guide to Help you Master this Process

Setting up a post-workout ice bath is an effective way to recover from muscle aches and stiffness. Cold therapy can…

Should You Soak in Hot or Cold Water after a Marathon?

Should You Soak in Cold or Hot Water After a Marathon?

Running a marathon is quite an accomplishment. The training for endurance athletes and the marathon itself consists of grueling workouts…

Do Ice Baths Help Your Muscles After Hard Workouts?

Do Ice Baths Help Your Muscles After Hard Workouts?

Taking a cold plunge after a hard workout is one of the quickest and most effective ways to soothe post-workout muscle soreness….

Optimizing Athlete’s Post-Workout Recovery

Optimizing Athletes’ Post-Workout Recovery

There are multiple things that you can do to optimize your recovery after a workout. Some of these include optimizing…

The Science Behind Ice Baths and Weight Loss for Athletes

The Science Behind Ice Baths and Weight Loss For Athletes

Cold water therapy, cryotherapy, and other thermal agent modalities have become the sporting industry’s latest performance and fitness trends. Athletes…

Heat or Cold: Which is Better with Contrast Therapy?

It’s easy to cringe at the thought of having an iced cold shower. It definitely isn’t as soothing and “pacifying”…

Benefits of Cold Water Immersion for Athletes

Benefits of Cold Water Immersion for Athletes

Cold water immersion and cryotherapy are not uncommon for fitness enthusiasts, athletes, and weekend warriors. You may have noticed athletes…

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