Swimming

Endurance Hour: How Many Calories Do You Burn by Swimming?

How many calories you burn while swimming depends on your stroke, effort, speed, distance, duration, gender, weight and skill. Because most people swim a mix of strokes at various intensities, computing your exact calorie count is difficult. 19704

Endurance Hour: How to Talk Like a Swimmer

Do you know how to talk like a swimmer? Do you know how to read like a swimmer? The good news is, it's pretty easy to figure out and it doesn't require a speedo.  Here are the most common terms and abbreviations commonly found on an eraser board at the

Cycling

Endurance Hour: 5 Things Every Beginner Endurance Cyclist Should Know

In this era of hectic lifestyle, long working hours, frequent business travels, intake of processed and junk food and a persistent habit of skipping meals, your decision to step up as an enthusiastic endurance cyclist may demand some lifestyle changes. While an inherent zeal for fitness and athletic perseverance are

Cross Training

Endurance Hour: Clamshell Exercise

A study published in the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy found that the clamshell exercise is one of the best for hip strengthening, to help with injury treatment and prevention. The clamshell exercise is often used in physical therapy to help with back pain and sciatica. It helps

Endurance Hour: 9 Benefits of Foam Rolling

The first time I was exposed to this newly-introduced concept of rolling on a piece of foam was during my initial visit to Cornell University. As I entered the hockey dressing room for the first time, I watched Sean Collins, now a member of the Washington Capitals Organization in the

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