Fitness Journalism

västerhejde dating site Christine Van Dusen - fitness journalismStand-up paddleboarding, dancing in stiletto heels, bounding over boxes in Parkour, swinging from a trapeze — if there's a fitness craze out there, I've tried it and written about it. You might call me a little bit obsessed with fitness, and you might be a little bit right.

http://compagnielessignatures.fr/4457-dtf96971-rencontre-femme-60-ans-paris.html I come by it honestly. One of my earliest memories is of breaking in my Ron Guidry baseball glove before playing catch with my Dad, a man who ran every morning and insisted on eating vitamin-packed Brussels sprouts for breakfast. (It was quite a stink to wake up to.)

http://www.healthquestradio.com/2516-dte66289-john-piper-christian-dating-service.html I was a small but tenacious soccer goalie, a sneaky attacker in lacrosse and a pretty formidable doubles partner in tennis, though my serve needed some work. In college, I zeroed in on field hockey and worked my butt off to be picked as starting sweeper, and later as a co-captain of the team.

rencontre gay a st fons After college I missed the adrenaline of sports but made do by becoming a certified fitness instructor and running lots of races, mostly 5Ks and half-marathons and one sprint triathlon. I've completed two overnight endurance events with a 40-pound pack on my back. And I've finished the Spartan Beast, a 13.5-mile, 30-obstacle trail race that went from 9,000 feet to 13,000 feet of elevation in Breckenridge, Colorado.

These days you'll find me, between deadlines, teaching spin at Vibe Ride in Grant Park and on the Westside of Atlanta or working out at [solidcore], MADabolic, and Still Hot Yoga.

Recent Samples

 

The gym helped me cope. Now that I need it more than ever, it’s gone.
Atlanta Magazine, April 17, 2020

CranioSacral Therapy promises to help ease stress. Here’s what happened when I tried it.
Atlanta Magazine, Feb 17, 2020

Atlanta now has plenty of stretch studios, but fitness pros are divided on stretching’s benefits
Atlanta Magazine, January 22, 2020

At the Break Room, find stress relief in smashing printers
Atlanta Magazine, June 19, 2017

Test Drive: Do waist trainers actually work?
Atlanta Magazine, April 28, 2016

Test Drive: Burning calories (and swallowing pride) at Dance 101’s tap class
Atlanta Magazine, April 25, 2016

Backroad biking: Hotel Domestique in Travelers Rest, South Carolina
Atlanta Magazine, Nov. 17, 2014

Stand-up-paddleboarding: The fastest-growing recreational activity
Atlanta Magazine, Aug. 4, 2014

Ironmen brothers inspire other athletes with disabilities
Atlanta Magazine, July 17, 2014

From delusion to the hospital: Leaping, bouncing, falling for Parkour
Atlanta Magazine, July 3, 2013  (amazing video evidence here >)

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