Fitness Travel Gear Grand Junction CO

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Zentco Products
(970) 256-7328
202 North Avenue # 122
Grand Junction, CO
 
VELO Junction
(970) 241-2425
251 Colorado Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Champion Boots & Saddlery
(970) 242-2465
545 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
Zumiez
(970) 257-0222
Mesa Mall
Grand Junction, CO
 
Assay Pawn Shop
(970) 243-0189
319 South 2nd Street
Grand Junction, CO
 
Crime Prevention Resources
(970) 257-7725
344 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Western Pawn & Loan
(970) 241-2481
431 Colorado Avenue
Grand Junction1, CO
 
Bicycle Outfitters
(970) 245-2699
437 Colorado Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 
Grand Junction REI Store
(970) 254-8970
644 North Ave
Grand Junction, CO
 
The Board & Buckle CO Ski & Cyclery
(970) 242-9285
2822 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO
 

Fitting In Fitness: Summer Travel

So summertime means bathing suits and skimpier clothing in general. That means watching what we eat and even more so, working out. People always want to look toned and trim and unfortunately, you gotta go the extra mile and add some extra spice to your workouts to do that. And that’s hard to do with work, social engagements and travel, especially over the summer while it’s hot as Hades outside. It’s important to be sure that once summer is over that you don’t quit your routine as it will be that much harder to get back on the horse when winter melts away next year. It also keeps you from over eating or eating junk because you’re keeping yourself accountable by sticking to a workout routine. But since it’s summer and we want to play more then be indoors running on a treadmill, here are a few things you can do that count as working out, getting active, and still enjoying your summertime activities & travels. Don’t get caught up in the idea that the exercise has to be a consistent 30 minutes. Recreational activities can also be exercise and doing something is better than nothing. Ten minutes or so a few times throughout the day will add up!

Going to the lake or hangin’ by the ocean or pool this summer? Great!

  • Water is a perfect place to exercise in the heat and humidity of summer. Swimming or treading water is a great way to work the cardiovascular system, If you are boating, go out to an area, stop the boat and anchor, and do some swimming.
  • Canoeing is great for an all-over body workout. Many lakeside facilities offer rentals and lessons so take advantage of this if you can. It’s great for the shoulders, it’s also great core, great obliques, and great back work. It also makes the legs work as stabilizers.
  • Kids like to throw rocks into the water and guess what, it can be a work out! Go out waist deep and grab around for rocks at the bottom of the lake or ocean and see how far you can throw them to the shore. This friendly family competition becomes a workout for the shoulders and abdominals (particularly the obliques). Before you know it, you’re exercising and burning calories.
  • Pack a mask and some fins and snorkel. It’s not going to be this high-end cardiovascular workout, but it does keep the body moving. You’re using big muscle groups and the fins add increased resistance. It’s great work for the back extensors, the lower limbs, and the trunk.
  • Throwing a Frisbee around and running in sand is a killer workout. Getting a group tog...

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