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5 Helpful Fitness Tips To A Better Life

Helen Bush

It can be hard to fit a fitness routine into your busy schedule. You always want to know that the time you put in will be worth it. We have come up with a few tips to help your workout be a little bit safer and more productive.

  1. Find a great workout buddy. You want a friend who will motivate and inspire you not discourage you. You should look for someone who is available during your routine and can keep up with you or make you work harder to keep up with them.
  2. Choose your perfect music. Think about music that gets you pumped and makes you want to go. The choice is up to you remember you do not have to pick what others would consider exercise music but what you consider exercise music.
  3. Remember to stay hydrated during your fitness routines. Drinking water is fine until you have been exercising for more than an hour, by then a Gatorade type drink is better to help give you a beneficial replenishment boost.
  4. Exercising outdoors and getting some fresh air can be great, but you also get harmful UV rays. You should look for a sweat-proof sunscreen with a SPF of thirty or higher, be careful of the waterproof or water-resistant types. You also should have a lip balm with a SPF of fifteen or higher, a hat and sunglasses are also beneficial. Now there are even t shirts you can purchase with built in UV protection that you can use instead of your normal workout t shirt.
  5. Do not be afraid to switch up your routine. You can easily become bored of doing the same thing over and over. This makes it easier for you to skip workouts. You may need to freshen up your routine to help keep away this sluggish feeling. You can jog a different route or add in some new moves. It is important to always remain engaged and excited about your workout.
Helen Bush
Helen Bush is a self employed fitness writer who works with many health and fitness blogs. At a young age she discovered her passion for fitness and encouraging others. Helen enjoys being active and loves working out. In her middle and high school years she played an active part in her school basketball teams. Now she loves to study and participate in dance to help her stay active and fit. Her main goal is to help motivate others and push them to reach their fitness goals.