What aerobic workout can I do using only my upper body?
I tore my MCL playing football. Unfortunately, the only working out I can do is upper body strength training. Please help me out with some sort of aerobic workout not using my lower body. My whole life is outdoors and I want to get back to it as quick as possible. The Editors Santa Fe, NM
The Workout that Time Forgot
Will caveman calisthenics be the next big thing for adventure athletes?
Beware the Black Hole
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The secret to performing in hot weather? Have a really cold one.
I'm planning to run up the Sears Tower. What's the best way to train?
I'm planning to run up the Sears Tower. What's the best way to train? The Editors Santa Fe, NM
It's the Dog in You
An Oklahoma veterinary scientist named Mike Davis says there's no doubt about it: The world's greatest athletes, of any species, are the canines who pull sleds at the Iditarod. Now, in a project funded by the Pentagon's research arm, he's coming up with ways to make us more like them.
Yes You Can: Run the NYC Marathon
Going 26.2 miles is a great way to prove your grit—and there's no greater showcase than the world's biggest. Presenting a simple plan to get anyone off the couch and across the finish line.
The Paleo Diet for Athletes
How can I train for altitude climbing if I live near sea level?
I would like to conquer Yosemite's Halfdome in September. How can I train for altitude climbing if I live near sea level? Paul Chesterfield, Michigan
Ultramarathon Runner Jenn Shelton
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Can doing calisthenics replace strength and cardiovascular exercise?
Can doing calisthenics replace strength and cardiovascular exercise? Jumping jacks, mountain climbers, push-ups, pull-ups, and high knee running seem be very effective and time efficient. Jay Liverpool, New York
How can I get in shape for a backpacking trip?
What is the best way for a non-athlete to get back in shape for a backpacking trip? I want to hike the Wonderland Trail in 5 months, but I have gained weight and lost muscle tone recently. Niki Berkeley, California
How can I train for endurance if I'm often at sea?
I'm working on a ship in crowded conditions for months on end. I want to go hiking and trekking on my time off. What's the best way to maintain endurance without being able to walk or run at sea? Bonus if I can do it in 30 foot swells.
What's the world's best stretch?
What is the best stretch for cardio and weight-lifting workouts? Brandon Mosul, Iraq