Freihofer’s Run for Women hosts Comeback Challenge | Local Announcemen…

ALBANY — As the we begin a slow return to some normalcy following 12 months of pandemic life, organizers of the 43rd Freihofer’s Run for Women (FRW) have launched a new, two-month virtual fitness initiative called the “Freihofer’s Run for Women Comeback Challenge” aimed at encouraging local families to get outside, be active and explore. The challenge will begin May 1 and runs through June 30. It is open to all ages and focuses on not only being active,…

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Deeplite raises $6M seed to deploy ML on edge with fewer compute resou…

One of the issues with deploying a machine learning application is that it tends to be expensive and highly compute intensive. Deeplite, a startup based in Montreal, wants to change that by providing a way to reduce the overall size of the model, allowing it to run on hardware with far fewer resources. Today, the company announced a $6 million seed investment. Boston-based venture capital firm PJC led the round, with help from Innospark Ventures, Differential Ventures and Smart…

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Save Big on a Lifetime Subscription to This Award-Winning Fitness App

When celebs get in shape,  everybody notices, and it can be really inspiring — especially with  summer lurking just around the corner. But until you’re willing to fork  up the cash for a famous personal trainer, the Ultrahuman Holistic  Fitness App can help you reach your fitness goals for way less money. Boasting high ratings on the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, and  more, this award-winning fitness app is changing the way people get in  shape. That’s because,…

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Enprotec/Hibbs & Todd hires half-dozen engineers

CLOSE Enprotec/Hibbs & Todd Inc. recently announced the hiring of six additional engineers. (Photo: Contributed photo) Enprotec/Hibbs & Todd Inc., an Abilene-based engineering firm with branch offices in Granbury and Lubbock, recently announced the hiring of six additional engineers. The new additions are: mechanical/process engineers Brittany White, P.E., Caleb Cheatham, P.E., Leroy Arce, P.E., Lee Tatum, P.E., and Troy Arce; and electrical engineer Donald Mattern, P.E. All six of the new engineers are local to Abilene. Fuel Masters changes name…

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Fitness companies see surge in demand as Americans rush to lose Covid …

The economy is reopening at a fast pace. Restaurants, sports arenas and even offices are filling up again as pandemic restrictions lift. And that means many folks who have been sequestered in their homes for the past year are venturing forth, even if they don’t exactly look the same. The stressful and sedentary nature of life during the coronavirus pandemic caused many to fall out of fitness routines and gain weight. In fact, 42% of U.S. adults reported undesired…

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Locally-owned Massachusetts gyms trying to lure customers back

THAT THEY ARE OFFERING OTHER DEALS TO GET THE CUSTOMERS BACK IN. UP AND DOWN. A LOT LIKE BUSINESS DURING THE PANDEMIC, ESPECIALLY FOR GYMS, WHO’VE GONE BACK AND FORTH WITH OPENINGS AND CLOSURES DURING THE PAST YEAR. >> WHEN WE REOPENED IN JUNE, WE PRETTY MUCH HIT THE GROUND RUNNING, SO MOST OF THE MEMBERS CAME BACK. PETER: HE SAYS RETAINING CUSTOMERS DURING THE PANDEMIC HAS BEEN A CHALLENGE, BUT NOW THAT THINGS ARE REOPENING, HE IS GOING…

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MacBook, iPad production delayed as supply crunch hits Apple

CBC N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Man in his 30s has died, 14 new cases reported An Edmundston region man has died of COVID-related causes at age 38, bringing the province’s death toll to 31 and underscoring a worrying trend of younger adults being seriously affected by the disease. In a news release Wednesday, Public Health confirmed that a person between the ages of 30 and 39 “has died as a result of COVID-19” in the Edmundston region, Zone 4. The…

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‘Lewandowski’s injury changes everything’ – Former Bayern star Altinto…

Hansi Flick’s side will be without their 42-goal top scorer for their crunch Champions League quarter-final due to a knee issue Robert Lewandowski’s absence will change the whole dynamic of Bayern Munich’s Champions League quarter-final with Paris Saint-Germain, according to the Bavarians’ former star Hamit Altintop. Poland striker Lewandowski is set to miss both legs of the showpiece tie after picking up a knee injury on international duty last week. He is expected to be sidelined for around a month, though…

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Why Dynamic Warmups Are Important For Workouts

We teamed up with Under Armour to help women everywhere tap into their unbeatable confidence. Structure and regimen are a huge part of building a proper fitness routine. And for those of us who played sports growing up, they’re practically a shared memory. Although we may not have a coach guiding us through to the big game anymore, we can still incorporate that same game-day-like prep into our everyday HIIT or strength workouts — and it all starts with…

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This 15-Minute SLT Core Workout Will Leave *All* of Your Muscles Shaki…

© Photo: W+G Creative 15-minute core workout SLT is known for being one of the most challenging workouts out there. Even though it’s a toughie, the SLT technique is an amazing way to increase overall stabilization, activate your slow-twitch muscle fibers, and leave you feeling proud of yourself for making it through. So for this week’s Trainer of the Month Club workout, SLT instructor Pamela Trujillo is bringing the studio’s shake-inducing moves from the studio into your living room…

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