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How Often Should I Be in Certain Heart Rate Zones?

Are you getting the most out of your workouts? Using heart rate zones allows you to measure at what intensity you are exercising, and therefore tailor your workouts for maximum effectiveness. By monitoring how much time you’re spending at each level of intensity, you’ll know how much effort you have to put in to get […]

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Southwest Quinoa Salad How-To Video and Recipe

We’ve got another healthy and delicious recipe for you to try! Watch our video how to make this Southwest Quinoa Salad. This salad is super easy to make, full of nutritional value, and tastes great, too!

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Instructor Highlight: Jessica Peterson

Jessica Peterson recently joined Elite’s incredible team of certified group exercise instructors. Because she enjoyed BodyPump so much as a participant, she decided to bring her passion for the class as an instructor at Elite! Get to know a little bit more about Jessica here.

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How to Break a Fitness Plateau

Generally speaking, we are happier when we are making progress. When we stop making progress, like during a fitness plateau, we tend to get easily frustrated. Whether it’s weight loss, building muscle, or learning a new skill, the key to overcoming a standstill in progress is variety. According to research, a body will adapt to […]

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How to Do a Flip Turn

Lap swimming is one of the best forms of exercise, because it combines cardio with water resistance. Plus, it’s easier on the joints. A key component of swimming laps is the flip turn, which allows you to keep moving continuously. We put together a short flip turn tutorial so you can maximize your effectiveness in […]

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FODMAPs and GI Distress in Exercise

Do you experience GI distress during your workouts? FODMAPs may be the source. The FODMAP diet has been scientifically proven to reduce symptoms in patients suffering from IBS and has been shown in small studies to be effective in reducing GI symptoms in endurance athletes.

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Member Stories: Cana Comer – Life in the Fast Lane

When we say everyone trains for a variety of reasons, we really mean it. A perfect example is highlighted by Elite member Cana Comer, who trains to enhance her ability to race cars! Learn about her hobby of automobile racing and how physical fitness enhances drivers’ abilities out on the track.

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Bringing Guests to the Club

Elite members are welcome to bring non-member guests to the club for a nominal fee. With the exception of member-exclusive events, we encourage you to bring guests to the club so they can get a taste of the “Elite Life.” Here is the Elite Sports Clubs guest policy and examples of opportunities where you could […]

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