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Fitness TogetherBelmont
30 Church St
Belmont, MA   02478
p. (617) 484-9048
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Monday - Friday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday
Closed
By Appointment Only

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A Fun Way to Workout with Popsicle Sticks!

Posted: 06/20/2015

Need help getting motivated at the gym? The trainers at Fitness Together in Belmont are always looking to make fitness fun, while kicking your butt! This popsicle stick workout is a great way to incorporate children into your workout, or give you ideas for what to do at the gym!

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8 Thing's Your Eyes Reveal About Your Health

Posted: 06/20/2015

Ophthalmologists look into your body in a way no other doctor can, giving them surprising insights into what's going on. What your doc is seeing: Fluid buildup under your retina, the light-sensitive layer of tissue at the back of the eye. What it could mean: You've got too much on your plate. Doctors aren't exactly sure what causes this accumulation,...

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No, You Don't Need to Eat After Every Cardio Workout

Posted: 06/20/2015

You might feel strong and energized after your indoor-cycling class or treadmill run, but if you only completed a 30- or 45-minute workout, there's no rush to eat, since relatively speaking, the fuel you burned is low. The more intensely you move, the more energy you use, and as a result, it becomes more important to refuel. When you're training for a race and logging a lot of miles, do your best to eat 200 to 300 calories within 30 minutes of your workout. If you're into kicking your butt with HIIT, intense sprints at the track, or kickboxing, nutritionists agree: you need to refuel and recover with a combination of protein and carbs.

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A Plan and Tips for Training for a 5K

Posted: 06/20/2015

Do you want to join your fellow gym mates or a family member in their next 5K! Now you can! The following article will help get you from the couch, to the track. On your own time, at your own pace. Fitness Together in Belmont cannot wait for you to join in our next 5K!

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June Client of the Month:Maurice Rubino

Posted: 06/17/2015

Training Frequency:   Maurice comes in twice a week for a  one-on-one session. Cardio Frequency:  He does cardio six to seven times per week and is even beginning to run! Nutrition:   Maurice has followed the nutrition guidelines that were given at his initial assessment. We recommended 50% Carbohydrates, 30% Fats, and 20% Protein from his...

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Treadmill vs Elliptical: What Really Burns More Calories?

Posted: 06/01/2015

Cardio machines were created to allow people to get a workout and shed some pounds without leaving the comfort of their home. Two examples of these machines, the elliptical and the treadmill, are subjects of an ongoing debate over which of them is more effective for a cardio workout. Dr. Henry Williford of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) said during...

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Strength or Endurance?

Posted: 05/25/2015

We hear this question asked daily: If you’re looking to tone up, should you hit the treadmill, head to the weight room or both? Well, a new clinical study from a team of Spanish researchers aims to answer that very dilemma—and based off their findings, all of your options are just as good. The research, published in the Journal of Applied Physiology, is part of...

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5k Season

Posted: 05/22/2015

5k Season 5k Season is among us. If you have decided you want to run a 5k it might seem like an overwhelming task. A good personal trainer and program can get you to your goals. If you do not have a personal trainer here are some things you can do to get started. 1. Start with a 3 mile walk. Just getting out there and getting the miles in is the most important thing when...

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10 Moves That Target Cellulite

Posted: 05/21/2015

We slather on creams to smooth it, wear jeans in 80-degree heat to hide it—and yet, about 80% of women over age 45 don’t do the best thing to actually make cellulite disappear: strength train. Because cellulite is simply fat, many people—experts included—have claimed that the only way to lose cellulite is to lose body fat. But the most current...

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Outside Workout Fun

Posted: 05/21/2015

Outside Workout fun   Take advantage of the nice weather and workout outside! If you don't have a personal trainer to help write you some outside workouts, here are a couple of things to try from the trainers at Fitness Together Belmont. 1. Trail Running/walking: This is a good way to change up your route, challenge yourself, and increase your...

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PERSONAL TRAINING STUDIO

Fitness TogetherBelmont
30 Church St
Belmont, MA   02478
p. (617) 484-9048
Map

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday - Friday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday
Closed
By Appointment Only