Tag Archives: fitness

  • Stealth: Fitness App Uses Video Games to Encourage Exercise (Video)

    Stealth: Fitness App Uses Video Games to Encourage Exercise (Video)

    Sometimes I think the difference between people who exercise and people who don’t isn’t that the former are more committed or driven but instead they just find exercising pleasurable, so it’s (relatively) easy for them to commit to it. It’s true that they say if you want to exercise consistently you should find ways to […]

  • ‘Vessel': A Staircase to Nowhere is Coming to New York

    ‘Vessel': A Staircase to Nowhere is Coming to New York

    Sarah Palin’s infamous bridge to nowhere was a political liability, but in the art world liabilities routinely become strengths. With that in mind, take a look at sculptor/designer Thomas Heatherwick’s latest project, Vessel, coming to New York City sometime in 2018. To outward appearances, Vessel looks like a giant staircase to nowhere, inspired by M.C. […]

  • BangFit: Pornhub Unveils Sexual Workout Regimen (Video)

    BangFit: Pornhub Unveils Sexual Workout Regimen (Video)

    The physical benefits of regular and rigorous sexual activity are pretty obvious, even if they’re not what usually get touted when people talk about physical fitness and exercise. But now, the people at Pornhub have unveiled a new fitness method that directly taps into the physical benefits of “sexercise.”  It’s called BangFit. BangFit is kind […]

  • The Rock Clock: Wake Up With Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

    The Rock Clock: Wake Up With Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

    Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, among his many other attributes, seems like a guy who really knows how to get out of bed in the morning. Since that’s an issue we all struggle with, the arrival of The Rock Clock, a free app for users who want Johnson to “wake [their] ass[es] up,” is a welcome […]

  • Halo Sport Neuropriming Headset (Video)

    Halo Sport Neuropriming Headset (Video)

    It has long been said that the brain is the most important muscle of them all, but that expression doesn’t tend to get a lot of traction in actual athletic training situations. Now there’s a company called Halo Sport that’s trying to change that through a process they refer to as Neuropriming. Neuropriming is what the […]

  • Atlas: An All-In-One Fitness Tracker (Video)

    Atlas: An All-In-One Fitness Tracker (Video)

    As a general rule, fitness trackers tend to be restricted by their primary focus, meaning they can do one thing well but suffer in other areas of fitness tracking. One product that sets out to put the capabilities of several fitness trackers into one wearable package is the Atlas, which recently surpassed its IndieGoGo fundraising […]

  • 9 Apps to Help You Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions

    9 Apps to Help You Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions

    Already struggling with your New Year’s resolution? Yeah, we’ve all been there. They seem so simple and your determination seems to strong when you’re swigging champagne on New Year’s Eve or stuffing your face with pancakes on New Year’s Day. But then you go back to work and you remember why you didn’t do all […]

  • Withings WS-50 Smart Body Analyzer

    Withings WS-50 Smart Body Analyzer

    The era of the bathroom scale has reached its next plateau with the Withings WS-50 Smart Body Analyzer, a device that looks a lot like a bathroom scale, but is actually far too advanced to be given the name. In addition to measuring the user’s weight, the Withings WS-50 Smart Body Analyzer provides data like […]

  • 15 Things Every Man Should Have in His Gym Bag

    15 Things Every Man Should Have in His Gym Bag

    If you’re looking to get fit, the best thing you can do is make working out part of your everyday routine. And the best way to make working out part of your everyday routine is to take the element of surprise out of the endeavor. Be scientific about it. Pick a gym, pick a time, […]

  • 9 Inexpensive Pieces Of Exercise Equipment That Really Work

    9 Inexpensive Pieces Of Exercise Equipment That Really Work

    Dude, school’s back in! You’re gonna have to get back in shape so you don’t look like a total stooge while hitting the books. Plus with all the time spent jockeying a desk doing home work, you’re going to need all the workout help you can get. Refined Guy is here to help, wimps! We’ve […]