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30 minutes or more

I'm looking for a Manhattan gym that either has no treadmill time limits, or so many treadmills that it doesn't matter. [more inside]
posted by roomthreeseventeen on Dec 6, 2012 - 12 answers

Just basically tell me how much to exercise, k?

How much exercise is enough or ideal or normal... or? [more inside]
posted by Chorus on Aug 6, 2012 - 17 answers

What headphones should I buy to run with?

What headphones should I buy for running and the gym? Wish list: Sounds better, and doesn't fall out as easily as the Apple earbuds; lets more ambient sound through than those in-ear headphones with silicone tips; includes an inline microphone and controls that actually work with an Android phone. [more inside]
posted by schmod on Jul 16, 2012 - 10 answers

What else can you do with an elliptical?

Alternative exercises on an elliptical? What else can I do with this thing, besides run on it, to spice things up? [more inside]
posted by Cool Papa Bell on Mar 28, 2011 - 10 answers

How do I use a running machine without breaking a leg?

Whenever I've tried to use the running machine at the gym, I feel like if I make one false move I'm going to fall or slip. How do people nonchalantly run on these things? [more inside]
posted by oceanview on Feb 10, 2011 - 22 answers

Curse you, elliptical!

Why can't I do the elliptical? I thought it was supposed to mimic running but lower impact, and I have no problem running. [more inside]
posted by smackfu on Nov 13, 2010 - 17 answers

"Vomitin' when runnin' means yer winnin'!!"

Better late than never? I just finished my bi-annual Personal Fitness Assessment for the military and really need a "game plan" for getting a better passing score next spring. [more inside]
posted by DisreputableDog on Oct 21, 2010 - 17 answers

Simulating outdoor running strength on a treadmill

On a treadmill, what kind of slope/incline% should I set to simulate the strength needed for normal outdoor running? [more inside]
posted by lord_yo on Nov 19, 2008 - 8 answers

Please, please, please my knees!

Is there a low impact alternative to the Couch to 5k? [more inside]
posted by gergtreble on Nov 5, 2007 - 25 answers

When did laces become lacing systems?

Will the Saucony Grid Omni 5 Ultimates that I just bought ruin my feet? [more inside]
posted by otherwordlyglow on Aug 21, 2007 - 8 answers

Scared of running!

I've been working out four times a week all year, and now I think I should at least know how to run. I have a horror of running left over from being the slow kid, and I don't really know how to do it. I started the couch to 5k today. Should I stick with it, or just do something else? [more inside]
posted by crabintheocean on Oct 15, 2006 - 25 answers

workout tunes

Any tips for good tunes to bring to the gym? [more inside]
posted by DecemberRaine on Jul 6, 2005 - 11 answers

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