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Mon, 19 Sep 2016 23:43:43 EDTCamille Duvall, five-time world-champion water skier, has a new passion, rock climbing, and finds surprising parallels with her old sport.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 19:27:37 EDTBodybuilder and entrepreneur Margot Micallef balances physique-toning workouts with long-distance bike rides.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:22:15 EDTSpin class, yoga and boxing with a trainer help real-estate agent Louise Phillips Forbes keep her focus, which also helps her dyslexia, she says.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 20:14:40 EDTGaining confidence in another area is beneficial, one expert explains, even if there isn’t a direct medical connection.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:51:36 EDTA prostate cancer survivor exercises daily to stay physically and mentally fit; “when he gets in the pool, he’s in the zone.”
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:55:09 EDTWhen done right, working out while undergoing treatment for a variety of diseases including cancer can help recovery.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:22:18 EDTNicole Miller picked up water skiing 14 years ago and now has worked her way through extreme water sports from wakeboarding to wakeskating
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:12:14 EDTClaire Thielke was a sprinter training for the 2012 Olympics when medical problems changed her plans; today she is putting the fun back into her workout.
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 22:55:24 EDTAt ConBody classes, a workout designed by an inmate for tiny spaces, a young woman found inspiration—and stopped making excuses.
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:36:59 EDTGinny Gilder, co-owner of the WNBA’s Seattle Storm, former Olympic rower and avid cyclist, who still makes time to sweat every day. ‘I love pushing myself to reach the top. It’s that feeling of never giving up.’
Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:13:51 EDTSprinter Carlin Isles, fast enough to qualify for the Olympic trials in track and field, is heading to Rio to compete in rugby’s return to the Games after 92 years.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 21:32:35 EDTFrom Rolfing to acupuncture, athletes, such as U.S. volleyball team star Christa Dietzen, are increasingly focusing on healing as well as training in their workout routines.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 21:29:49 EDTAfter surgeries on her right shoulder and knee, U.S. women’s national volleyball team leader Christa Dietzen revamped her workouts to avoid strain and focus on recovery since her 2012 silver medal Olympic performance.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 09:41:52 EDTA former collegiate rower rediscovered the sport’s speed and sense of calm, while experiencing them in an unpredictable new way—on the ocean.
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 02:32:47 ESTMackie Shilstone, who devises punishing workouts for pro athletes including Serena Williams and Peyton Manning, never goes easy—especially not on himself.
Tue, 19 May 2015 02:33:52 EDTPlyometrics help Kevin Diedrich, the bar manager at BDK Restaurant & Bar in San Francisco, have the stamina to make up to 500 cocktails and be on his feet more than 12 hours a shift.
Fri, 12 Sep 2008 16:33:00 EDTA television executive mixes workouts from his days playing football at Rutgers with extra flexibility work, including regular yoga practice.
Tue, 29 Jul 2008 17:55:00 EDTWhile many people have trouble starting to exercise, it took effort for former tennis pro Eva Ziegler to cut her workouts from four hours to one.
Wed, 16 Jul 2008 19:21:00 EDTArmy Major Russell Stewart feared he would lose motivation and speed without running buddies, so he started a running club on his army base in Iraq.
Tue, 01 Jul 2008 18:06:00 EDTSqueezed for workout time and stuck with high gas bills, two co-workers in San Francisco start riding to work. Would you commute by bike?
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 17:28:00 EDTAdjusting to American-sized portions and the "workaholic lifestyle" of Manhattan was a bit of a challenge for Martin Chalk, CEO of Balance Water Co., who moved here from Australia.
Mon, 02 Jun 2008 18:15:00 EDTWith two young kids at home and a packed work schedule Mary Wittenberg's workouts have become more about fun and socializing than intense competition and race preparation.
Mon, 19 May 2008 18:21:00 EDTBored by the treadmill, fashion designer Reem Acra gets her exercise on the dance floor. Video
Tue, 29 Apr 2008 21:50:00 EDTChristopher Kiesel needed a way to burn off the tensions the market brings. He found it by joining a rugby team.
Mon, 13 Mar 2006 23:05:00 ESTCollegiate mascots are as much a part of March Madness as the fans and players. Heading into the final stretch of the college basketball season, Otto the Orange, the Syracuse University mascot, discusses how he gets in shape for the big games.
Mon, 26 Sep 2005 16:43:00 EDTThe stresses of a hectic summer schedule threw business-school student Thomas Simotas's workout routine into disarray.
Wed, 24 Aug 2005 15:20:00 EDTDespite the rigors of the NFL season, New York Jets' head coach Herman Edwards goes the extra yard to make time for exercise.
Sun, 13 Mar 2005 00:15:00 ESTSprinting up and down the basketball court alongside college kids isn't as easy as it looks. How a 53-year-old NCAA referee stays fit to keep pace with hoops stars.