Fitness

15 Things I Learned From Indoor Cycling

As I posted last Wednesday, the cycling studio I briefly attended closed its doors 10 days ago. While the owner told me tearfully she had yet to turn a profit and that her dream was over, my mind raced to a bigger issue: what was I going to do now? Join a big-box gym?...

Running For Dummies

No, I’m not implying you’re a dummy; after all, you’re reading my post—that’s a testament to your intellect right there. But I’ve been challenged to explain running in such a way a child could understand it. Which is ironic, because kids and running go together like...

An Offer I Should Have Refused

“Club what?” I asked. “Club Pilates. It’s opening next to Subway,” the woman on the bike next to me answered. Hmmm. When one door closes… Because as it turned out, a door was closing—the door to the spin studio I’d joined eight months back. I’m not a fan of cycling,...