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Which rower is the best you can buy? Will resistance bands do what you want them to? Which equipment should you be using when you hit the gym? Which running shoes actually help you go faster? We’ve got all this – and more – right here in our equipment hub!

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The ultimate premium gift guide for the yoga lover in your life

Buying gifts for a yoga lover? This is the ultimate premium gift guide for yoga lovers.
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10 incredible fitness gifts for anyone who lives at the gym

Keiser exercise bike workout.

Stationary bike benefits: Cardiovascular, weight loss, and more

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Best pickleball paddles: Picks for every skill level, playstyle

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Pilates equipment for beginners: Transform your home into a world-class Pilates studio

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Is walking at a treadmill desk really that helpful? We investigate

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8 reasons why a rowing machine needs to be part of your workout routine

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Does the stationary bike or treadmill provide a better workout?

Treadmills in a gym

LA Fitness, Planet Fitness, and more: The most popular gym memberships, compared

Stationary exercise bikes

Are stationary bikes or spin bikes better for reaching your goals?

Sporty man training on walking treadmill at home

TikTok just found out what a walking pad is, and it’s going viral. Do you need one, though? We help you decide

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Therabody releases 3 new devices – PRO Plus, Sense, and Relief – that look the same, but are actually unique

Man running on a treadmill

Relying on gym equipment for weight loss data? Study says ‘fat burning zone’ recommendations may be totally wrong

Are you relying on gym equipment for weight loss metrics? The "fat burning zone" isn't always the best way to lose weight.
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E-bike gear roundup: Everything you need for safety and peace of mind

Looking for the best e-bike gear for keeping you and your bike safe and secure? We've got you covered with these extensively tested recommendations.
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Costco has a secret online store, Costco Next, that any member can access – here’s how

Did you know Costco has a secret online store named Costco Next? It's true! Here's how to access it
Medicine balls.

Your complete guide to medicine ball workouts

Medicine balls are versatile, and there are many great medicine ball exercises. Find out how to create the best medicine ball workouts here.
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Theragun maker Therabody introduces new RecoveryTherm Cube for targeted recovery and pain management

Therabody, known for the Theragun, has a new product aimed at targeted hot and cold therapy.
Man using elliptical.

The gym equipment and exercises it’s totally fine to skip (and what to do instead)

Not sure what is a waste of time in the gym? Check out our guide to six exercises and pieces of equipment you may want to avoid and what to replace them with.
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Working out at a gym is overrated: The best at-home workout equipment for men

Why pay for the gym when working out from home is just as good? All you need is a few key at-home workout equipment pieces to get yourself into shape.
A man using a massager on his leg on a yoga mat in the living room.

The best fitness gear to maximize your post-workout recovery

Whatever your fitness goals are, you need the best gear for post-workout recovery to ensure that your body gets the rest and recuperation it needs.
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Resistance bands vs. dumbbells: Which are better?

Jillian Michaels, a world-renowned personal trainer, explains the benefits of dumbbells and resistance bands and if one is better than the other.
Flybird Fitness weight bench and dumbbells.

Flybird Fitness review: How does this weight bench set measure up to Bowflex?

Compare Flybird's and Bowflex's adjustable benches and dumbbells!
TB12 foam roller

TB12 vibrating pliability roller review: Is this upgraded roller worth the money?

Looking for a foam roller to boost recovery? See if the TB12 is right for you!
The inside of a sauna

Should you buy a portable sauna? Here are the pros and cons — and our top picks

Portable saunas are a great way to get a spa-like treatment for a fraction of the cost, but are they worth it? We find out
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Apollo Neuro Wearable Stress Relief Device Review

Apollo Neuro is a wearable stress-relieving device designed to reduce anxiety and improve sleep. Here's our review.
Grandview Barrel Sauna

Everything you need to know before you get a barrel sauna

Barrel saunas look cool, but what's the deal with them? Consider the pros and cons before making a splurge on a barrel sauna.
infrared sauna

Are infrared saunas worthy of the hype? What you need to know

Infrared saunas are still popular. What are the purported benefits, and what does science say about them? Here's what to know about infrared saunas.
Amazfit GTR 4 watch.

We tried the Amazfit GTR 4 watch to see if it’s worth the hype

The Amazfit GTR 4, a smartwatch built for all conditions, has arrived. It has a lot going for it, from great sensors to a stylish build.
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Treadmill running vs. outside: Is one really better?

Read on to learn the pros and cons of running outdoors vs. on a treadmill to see which is right for you!
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Your guide to the bench press: Benefits, risks, and more

Read on to learn about the benefits, risks, and variations of the bench press.
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The best stylish workout gear to help you stick to your 2023 fitness resolutions

New Year Resolutions can be challenging to maintain after January. Check out these stylish gear to help get you back on track.
Man running in the woods.

The Best Fitness Gear For Runners To Help You Run Better

If you're serious about your running routine and want to take your workouts to the next level, here are the best fitness products for runners.
Rogue Feed Sack.

The best sandbags for workouts to build upper body strength

Sandbags deliver a great, versatile workout. We've rounded up the best of the best.
Hydrow and Ergatta rowing machines.

Ergatta vs. Hydrow: Which rower should you get?

Hydrow and Ergatta are two of the top rowing machines for at-home workouts. Which one is better in the Hydrow vs. Ergatta showdown?
vday gift box.

The best Valentine’s Day gifts under $25, $50, and $100: Perfect for any budget

Spending tons of money on a Valentine's Day gift isn't always necessary. Find the best affordable Valentine's Day gifts here.
A scene from CES 2023.

CES 2023: The Manual’s Editors’ Choice winners are…

Here are our favorite finds from CES 2023, ranging from urine analysis gadgets to cars and electric bikes. Buckle up and take in the future of tech.
SoulCycle and Equinox at-home bike.

What I Thought of the Equinox+ and SoulCycle Collaboration

Spin enthusiasts can now bring the SoulCycle experience home with a SoulCycle and Equinox+ at-home bike. Here are my thoughts about this new at-home bike.
best kettlebells for men 2021

The Best Kettlebells for Your Home Gym and a Great Workout

Looking for the best kettlebells to complete your home gym? We've got you covered with options to suit a variety of budgets and needs.
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Lateral Training Guide on Using a Slide Board

Lateral training can help prevent muscle imbalances and athletic training. Find out how to start lateral training here.
Man on elliptical in apartment.

The 9 Best Elliptical Machines for Men in 2022

Elliptical machines are a great way to get a challenging, low-impact workout. Here are the best home elliptical machines to buy in 2022.
Man boxing with Fightcamp workout.

FightCamp Review: At-Home Cardio Boxing to Get You Shredded

FightCamp is an at-home boxing workout system that is fun, challenging, and dynamic. Read our review of FightCamp here.
A man picking up a set of dumbbells.

The 8 Best Dumbbells for Your Home Workouts in 2022

Here you'll find the best dumbbells for completing our home gym and getting the most from your home workouts.
Young mixed race man checking his fitness tracker.

The 5 Best Fitness Watches for Men in 2022

Fitness trackers are some of the best tools to utilize data to monitor personal health and we'll take a look at some of the best options available today.
fitbit charge fitness band

What is a Fitness Tracker and Do You Need One?

Fitness trackers have a history spanning back generations and we're gonna look at the different types and best options available to you!
A man in red T-shirt using an exercise bike, surrounded by several exercise bikes and other fitness equipment in a gym

The 8 Best Cheap Stationary Bikes for Men on a Budget

Good exercise bikes don't have to be expensive. Find the best inexpensive stationary bikes and spin bikes.
A folding exercise bike beside a table with desktop computer in a home office.

The 7 Best Folding Exercise Bikes and Stationary Bikes

Foldable stationary bikes, or folding exercise bikes, are compact, convenient ways to work out at home. Check out the best folding exercise bikes here.
Schwinn Recumbent Bike MY20 230 series.

8 of the Best Stationary Bikes for Seniors

Stationary bikes are a great way for seniors to safely exercise while minimizing joint pain. Find the best exercise bikes for seniors here.
A father and his son using exercise bikes in a gym on a sunny day.

The 4 Best Stationary Bikes for Kids to Use

Do your children want to join you on your Peloton? Consider investing in the best stationary bikes for kids and let your little ones be your workout partners.
Man doing a dip at the gym.

Grab the Best Elite Fitness Gear for Working Out

Is this the year you kick your fitness routine up to the next level? Here's the best elite fitness gear to help you maximize your workout.
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12 Best Medicine Ball Exercises for a Total-Body Workout

There are effective medicine ball exercises for the core, legs, chest, arms, and overall conditioning. Find the best medicine ball exercises here.




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