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Tabata: Get Fit in 4 Minutes

Tabata: Get Fit in 4 Minutes

Wanna get fit or maintain your fitness in the minimum amount of time per day? Find out what Tabata is all about. Here are some links to my FAV tabata workouts.       Follow Sporty Afros:  Instagram  Facebook Twitter  ...

Is CrossFit For Me?

Is CrossFit For Me?

I know tons of people have been talking about CrossFit and the people who do it, but how do you know if it’s for you? Check out my short explanation and my thoughts on doing CrossFit. Follow Sporty ...

Two Rules For Flat Abs

Two Rules For Flat Abs

What’s the secret to getting flat abs like Ciara’s? or Mel B’s?   I’ve been trying for years, but I’ve failed time and time again. Let me be clear about one thing, it’s a total vanity issue. Let me repeat, trying to achieve the flat abs is a vanity fitness ...

5 Steps to Negate Your Cheat Meal

5 Steps to Negate Your Cheat Meal

  Alex and I have been working hard for the past few months. She’s been training for a marathon and I’ve been trying to whip my body into shape for my latest fitness goal (to be announced shortly). When you’re training hard, a cheat meal is an absolute necessity (to me at ...

5 Tips to Start Your Healthy Lifestyle Today!

5 Tips to Start Your Healthy Lifestyle Today!

Have you fallen off the healthy living wagon? It’s ok. It happens to the best of us. Maybe you looked in the mirror and realized that you could be a better version of yourself. Whatever your reason is to get back on it, here are a 5 tips to help you get started. Set a goal What do you want ...

5 Ways I’m Enjoying the Last Days of Summer

5 Ways I’m Enjoying the Last Days of Summer

The fall season starts this year on September 22 which means we have less than 3 weeks left of summer! Check out how I plan to enjoy the little bit of summer we have left.     Finding New Seasonal Recipes: When the seasons change so does the availability of certain fruits and ...

What’s In My Gym Bag – Toiletry Bag Edition

What’s In My Gym Bag – Toiletry Bag Edition

Training for a marathon means I live out of my gym bag. I typically workout in the morning and take a shower at the gym, so my toiletry bag is essential. Here are a few of my staples. A bottle containing my personal blend of oils Natural soap and bath scrub Loofah Shower cap Facial exfoliating ...

How to Deal with a Bad Workout Session

How to Deal with a Bad Workout Session

We’ve all been there. You got up, got dressed, traveled to the gym, trail , pool or whatever and you have a bad workout. It starts off bad from the very first minute of the warm up. What should you do? Grind it out? Go easy? Go home? Check out what I decided to do when I had a bad workout ...