Now That I’ve Discovered Peloton’s Cooldown Rides, My Soreness Isn’t S…

For as much as I love sweating out all my stress on a stationary bike, I had always been the person unclipping from her bike and sprinting out of the indoor cycling class the very second the instructor’s final countdown was over – fully skipping the cooldown, of course. As you can imagine, my full-steam-ahead attitude hasn’t always been beneficial for my physical fitness – muscle soreness strikes hard without proper recovery time. When I bought my Peloton bike,…

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Wallabies excited for freedom | RNZ News

Three days of managed isolation is set to come to an end for the Wallabies overnight. Wallabies hooker Brandon Paenga-Amosa. Photo: Photosport In New Zealand for two Bledisloe Cup matches next month, the Australian side were going through their mandatory 14-day quarantine in a Christchurch hotel. Pending negative Covid-19 tests on Monday for the entire touring party, they would have the freedom to train as a full squad tomorrow. The Wallabies arrived in Christchurch on Friday night, and were…

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Market review: Tesla takes a big one-day dip, Amazon show strength

Investor letdown Shares of the electric carmaker Tesla slid 5.6% Tuesday ahead of the company’s annual meeting of stockholders and announcement of new battery technology that would bring down the cost. Tesla shares were up on Friday to close at $407.34. Climbing again Shares of Amazon climbed 5.7% Wednesday after Bernstein upgraded the e-commerce giant to outperform from market perform. Amazon stock is down 8% for the month, but did make up some of Wednesday’s loss, gaining 2.5% in…

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Multifamily housing in a post-COVID world

Thomas House THA Architects, LLC There is some discussion as to whether multifamily design is being changed by the coronavirus pandemic, or if changes underway are merely being accelerated. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say, ‘Yes.’ With a caveat: One of the immutable laws of the universe is regression to the mean. So there will be some push and pull, but changes will become a new normal–and from the perspective of buyers and tenants,…

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These are the Best Luxury Gym Equipment for Your Home Workouts

Enhance your home fitness regimen with these luxury gym equipment. If being confined to our homes has taught us anything, it’s that we don’t need to go to the gym to exercise effectively. And if you need a boost of motivation, or are simply looking to upgrade your routine, investing in a variety of stylish fitness tools will truly up your game. Read on for our picks of the best luxury gym equipment to use for your next home…

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Amazon halts Prime Bike sale, notes it’s ‘not an Amazon product’

After the launch yesterday of a new exercise bike on Amazon called the Prime Bike — a Peloton alternative with a $500 price tag from at-home fitness brand Echelon — Amazon has disassociated itself from the bike, claiming it’s “not an Amazon product.” “This bike is not an Amazon product or related to Amazon Prime. Echelon does not have a formal partnership with Amazon,” an Amazon spokesperson wrote NBC News Shopping. “We are working with Echelon to clarify this…

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Apple Fitness + against Peloton or the obsessive pursuit of the blue o…

During last week’s presentation, Apple unveiled a new service: Apple Fitness +. Available in only a handful of countries, it’s a service to get fit anywhere. As soon as it was unveiled, all eyes have turned to Peloton, the most recognized contender in an industry that is still in its infancy. A debate has inevitably started about both companies, as well as many others already operating in the sector. The discussion has focused on whether one can handle the…

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Can we combat grind culture and injustice with a nap?

Life is full of decisions, learning, hopefully some adventure, and “growth opportunities” through our careers and work. One that some of us may have never considered is how our text, email or IM communication comes across to the receiver – thus providing us a growth opportunity to take a look at our own personal communication styles. It may have never occurred to us that others would take it a different way. After all, we know ourselves, we can hear…

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Flexispot Electric Height Adjustable Standing Desk review (EN1B+R4830B…

Today’s best FlexiSpot EN1B (standard) deals Flexispot EN1 Specs Price: $349 (frame and desktop), $269 (frame only)Weight Capacity: 154 pounds Height Range: 29.0 to 48.6 inchesDesktop Size: 48.0 x 30.0 x 1.0 inch Weight: 47.0 pounds (frame only), 81.8 pounds (frame and desktop)Warranty: 5-year (frame, motor, and other mechanisms), 2-year (controller, switch, and electronics) When it comes to personal health and professional productivity, an ergonomically sound workstation is downright essential. Enter the Flexispot Electric Height Adjustable Standing Desk (EN1B+R4830B)….

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Perry Helping Perry bike program gets new life; gives away more than 1…

Perry Helping Perry recently gave away its 100th bike after restarting the bike program in March. PERRY TWP. When Yolanda Jackson saw the joy on her children’s faces, she knew once again Perry Helping Perry was a blessing to her family. Three of her four children received bikes from the program that works to meet the needs of Perry Township residents including providing food and clothing assistance. The bike program sponsored by the nonprofit organization recently gave away its…

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