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Fitness Articles & Tips

Improve your shopping knowledge with information on training equipment, bike guides, and more in our Fitness Articles & Tips section.

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What’s the Difference Between Indoor and Outdoor Pickleball?

Indoor or outdoor pickleball? Get insights to decide between controlled indoor courts and natural outdoor play. Make the right choice for your game!

May 08, 20246 min read 124 views
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12 Must-Haves for Your Home Gym

Explore our home gym must-haves! Get the most out of your home gym with workout equipment essentials and get fit in the comfort of your own home.

April 26, 202411 min read 236 views
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Essential Mountain Bike Gear Every Beginner Needs

Use our mountain biking gear checklist to ensure you have everything you need. From repair kits to headlamps — ensure you hit the trails with confidence!

April 24, 202412 min read 30 views
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Setting Up a Home Gym: Cost, Equipment, and More

Your home gym starter guide: Skip the gym and reach your goals from home! Read tips for beginners and fitness pros to workout in your own space.

April 19, 20247 min read 307 views
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Your Go-To Beach Checklist for a Sun-Filled Adventure

Wondering what to bring to the beach? Whether you’re taking a day trip or staying for the week — don’t forget to bring these beach essentials with you!

April 03, 202412 min read 157 views
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Recumbent vs Upright Exercise Bikes

Indoor exercise bikes are a great workout, but is a recumbent or upright bike better for you? Learn more in this comparative guide from Academy.

March 05, 202412 min read 123 views
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E-Bike Guide: What Is an Electric Bike, Types, and More

In the market for an e-bike, but don’t know where to start? Our complete guide explains what an e-bike is, the types of e-bikes available, and much more!

August 09, 202312 min read 35 views
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Running in the Rain: Beginner Tips & What to Wear Guide

Afternoon sun showers calling your name? Learn how to prepare for running in the rain, what gear to wear, practical tips for running in the rain, and more!

August 08, 202310 min read 32 views
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Best Fabrics for Hot Weather to Stay Cool for Summer

Curious about what type of fabric will help you beat the heat? Use our guide to find out the best fabric for hot weather so you can stay dry and cool.

July 18, 202310 min read 336 views
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Road Bike Size Guide: Know Your Size for Road Biking

Learn how a road bike is supposed to fit when it comes to standover height, saddle height, and more! Our road bike size chart will help you find the best fit.

July 11, 202312 min read 20 views
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Men’s vs Women’s Bikes: What’s the Difference?

We break down why women’s bikes are smaller than men’s bikes and which parts on the bike differ. Learn whether women can use men’s bikes and vice versa.

June 30, 202315 min read 255 views
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12 Different Types of Bikes for Every Terrain & Rider

With so many different types of bikes on the market, it can be difficult to know which bike to get. Use our bike buying guide to find the best bike for you!

June 21, 202312 min read 417 views
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