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Millennials may find fitness motivation these days watching Zac Efron or Chris Hemsworth on the silver screen, but when it comes to distinguishing a similar figure for boomers, one man stands alone as the champ. Here’s a hint, he has starred in a more than a dozen blockbusters with his shirt off, many of which featured intense workout scenes with iconic anthems from the 1980’s playing in the background. You guessed it: Sylvester Stallone. This time, The Italian Stallion is not stepping into the ring – he’s heading back into combat. Stallone, now 72, is reprising his role as John [...]
Heavyweights in the electronic cycling game are changing gears, from technological spit-balling to legal sparring. Peloton, the 6-year-old exercise equipment company best known for their state-of-the-art stationary bicycles, is suing Flywheel, according to CNBC. Founded in 2010 in New York City, Flywheel now operates nationwide. The race to implement cutting-edge technology in exercise equipment is beginning to heat up with this formal accusation from Peloton. Reporter Diana Olick writes: On Wednesday, Peloton filed suit against Flywheel, claiming Flywheel infringed upon Peloton's patents, "by creating a copycat of the Peloton Bike experience called the "FLY Anywhere" that, among other things, detects, [...]
From Crossfit to Planet Fitness, seemingly every gym preaches inclusivity and a welcoming environment to all. However, one high-end fitness center is going against the grain and making sure only the most committed of workout warriors earn a membership, one that costs close to four figures no less. In what place on earth could such an idea gain traction? Why, New York City, of course! Performix House is the latest and greatest bougie workout hub in the Big Apple. In a story last month for the New York Post, author Lauren Steussy details the demanding hoops which must be jumped [...]