Fitness trackers, from left, Basis Peak, Adidas Fit Smart, Fitbit Charge, Sony SmartBand and Jawbone Move can make good gifts for others — or a nice New Year’s present for yourself.
Fitness trackers, from left, Basis Peak, Adidas Fit Smart, Fitbit Charge, Sony SmartBand, and Jawbone Move, are posed for a photo next to an iPhone, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Wearable fitness gear feels like a first effort but holds promise.
High-level gear and biometric-analysis software are no longer limited to elite professional athletes.
The 94Fifty basketball measures the speed, arc and rotation of a player’s shots, from which adjustments can be made.
The Babolat Play Pure Drive tennis racket is equipped with sensors that measure the impact of the ball on the strings, as well as the power and type of swing used by a player.
The Hexoskin exercise shirt contains built-in sensors that measure breathing patterns, heart rate and motion cadence. It then transmits that information wirelessly to a companion app.
The woman fought off the attacker and was not seriously injured.
Pure Barre studio/fitness boutique opens Monday after soft launch this weekend.
Free 90-minute workshop is expected to address common fears about Alzheimer's disease.
Joggers, bicyclists and other outdoors enthusiasts might soon have company when they’re on the Rillito River Park portion of The Loop.
The Rillito River Park Trail is best known as a venue for vigorous exercise, but one segment of the route caters to folks in search of something else: a place to plop down and relax.
Drumsticks aren’t just for making music. Bright, neon green, specially-designed “Ripstix” are now being used for a new dance exercise called Pound.
Mrs. Julia Nevratil, 82-year-old bowler from Jackson Heights, Queens in New York, is shown in action on Oct. 3, 1952. She can give anyone a tough evening's competition. (AP Photo/Ed Ford)
Flowing Wells High School is working on ways to blend technology and fitness.
OK, so get this: Both my daughter and my mom beat me at arm wrestling.
The ancient Chinese martial art tai chi may reduce falls among adult stroke survivors, researchers at the University of Arizona have found.
Emmanuel Zamora, foreman with Taylor's Demolition & Recycling, cuts up a section of stairway in the basement as part of renovation work on the new Bookmans Recreation Exchange midtown in Rancho Center.