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When you think of active lifestyles, it is far too easy to think of gym memberships, food fads, perfect bodies, protein smoothies and trendy yoga classes before or after work. Friends, there is so much more than the norm! It is quite shocking how narrow of a mindset that people have when it comes to…

Studies Have Shown…

When it comes to physical activity and health, the phrase “studies have shown” is tossed around more often than any phrase known to mankind! While studies are very helpful in many instances, in many ways they are not. Our society likes to analyze everything then analyze how we analyzed what we analyzed…you following along here? No matter what…

Quit Searching Start Creating!

We will keep it brief on this fine Friday and just say that the never-ending and annoying trend of motivational quotes coming at us on every social media stream, computer and smartphone is getting out of hand…not to mention a waste of precious time. Ever heard the saying “Words detached from experience=Nothing”…? Well, “nothing” could…

Reset for Results!

Elite athletes call it “having a bad memory,” philosophers call it “clearing the mind” but whatever you want to call it, resetting your mind, letting go of mistakes and setbacks is essential for creating lasting success in all aspects of life. When it comes to your overall health and building an active lifestyle, the act…

Are you Living or Existing?

Some people understand it from day one, others never do. Hopefully, all of us can get to the point to where we are living and thriving “in the moment” and in line with our passions and callings. Getting to that blissful point in life often requires a journey of ups, downs and varying degrees of…

#1 key to an active lifestyle!

The key to an active lifestyle isn’t in web and Instagram posts with ripped dudes flexing in mirrors or women posting pictures of their butts in every photo then calling themselves “experts,” “motivators” and “influencers” who are helping you. Wrong, they are trying to help themselves. All the answers and success will come from you and…

What is your “Day to Day?”

It is very important to both ask and answer that very question when it comes to your physical activity and nutritional habits because what you do on a consistent basis is what your body, mind and overall health will reflect…period. At Physical Thread, we’re not going to give you a polished, catchy little bit of…

The Missing Link between You and a Healthy Lifestyle

If asked, most people would choose to live a healthy lifestyle. However, most people’s habits suggest otherwise. In fact, Obesity and lack of physical activity continue to climb despite a “connected” world where information on how to get and stay active is endless. Therein lies the missing link. An active lifestyle is not about simple…

New way to get fit on a bike!

Pump Tracks are popping up all over the world. They are fun for the entire family, less expensive for cities to build than a skatepark or playground and people of all levels can enjoy them. Check out a report we just did for The List TV Show: bit.ly/TheListTv

Safe Storage

As the snowboarding season winds down, it’s time to start thinking about how to safely store your board. These little slivers of snow fun aren’t cheap, so you have to take care of them. Here are some great tips by the people who started it all…Burton Snowboards: http://bit.ly/1RSpsmY

“Weekend Warrior” Momentum…Use it!

How many times have you had a “weekend warrior” experience where you performed an activity session or sport that you haven’t done before or in a long time that left you sore for days and absolutely positive that “you will never do that again?” Listen closely…don’t squander these golden opportunities! I haven’t done a serious…

Winter+Excuses=No Progress

Unless you have a rock-solid medical excuse…cold, wet, blustery weather is no excuse for not getting outside and active. Sarcastically yet frankly speaking, there are these things called coats, hats, gloves and countless other types of cold weather gear that make it possible and quite comfy to get out and active no matter what mother…