Five African resorts that take your downward dog routine to a totally new level
Few things in life get the adrenaline pumping more than an angry elephant charging your way. Few things are more fun than watching a herd of hippos wading in the river. And if you’re lucky enough to witness a real-life kill—the Safari equivalent of an Academy Award—well, jackpot!
But while you’re ... More
A new bike lets you take high-end spin classes from the comfort of your own home
When famed spin instructor Marion Roaman settles into the saddle of her stationary bike, she’s not just leading a standard indoor cycling class—she’s being broadcast all over the world. That’s because Roaman co-founded an ambitious New York–based start-up called Peloton that aims to bring the boutique spin studio experience ... More
Three new boutique NYC fitness studios to help you firm up fast
The time is nigh to get bikini-ready, and we've got an inside look at new NYC fitness studios that will get the job done. These tried and true workouts aren't for the faint of heart, but trust us when we promise that the pain is worth the gain. From the ... More
Leave your FuelBand in the dust and hit the ground running with the hottest fitness must-haves on the market, culled by the founder of Style of Sport
With the official start of summer around the corner, DuJour teamed up with Claudia Lebenthal, editor and founder of STYLE OF SPORT, to bring you the latest and greatest in high-end fitness gear. Lebenthal's in the business of getting in shape in style and below, she shares her picks ... More
Adding fat to your diet...to lose weight? The secrets of MCT oil
DuJour’s “Body Language” column offers short tidbits of info about one specific body part each week. This week, it’s all about metabolism.
One of the most common culprits for a stall in weight loss is a slow metabolism, the internal calorie-burning, fat-dissolving process that converts food into fuel and, later on, burns ... More
The two most important moves for toning and a rising trend that gives new meaning to "arm lifts"
DuJour’s “Body Language” column offers short tidbits of info about one specific body part each week. This week, it’s all about arms.
1. The Inspiration: Lupita Nyong’o
First there was 12 Years a Slave. Then there was the Golden ... More
Five DuJour editors sound off on their toughest workout to date, the trainers they're currently coveting and more
Each week for The DuJour 5×5, we ask five editors five questions on a different topic. This week’s installment focuses on fitness: Here's what classes our staffers swear by, what song gets them moving and which celebrity they're turning to for a little fitspo.
Get a head start on sculpting strong, lean abs for summer with these superfoods and a new source of exercise motivation
DuJour’s “Body Language” column offers short tidbits of info about one specific body part each week. This week, it’s all about abs.
1. THE QUICK-FIX: AIRBRUSH CONTOUR
A wise man once said, “if you can’t tone it, tan it," which is especially when it ... More
How I (kind of) kept my New Year's Resolution with IV therapy, a singing yoga class and more
The holiday season is not easy on the body, as we all well know. From fattening food to endless amounts of champagne to awkward family conversations—"Are you dating anyone right now?"—it's not surprising that so many people's New Year resolutions involve pledging to be happier and healthier. But with ... More
Is it worth it? What to expect at this month's most tempting studios and classes
New fitness studios are a dime a dozen in New York City—especially around the New Year—so we decided to put them to the test. Here, we review Swerve spin studio, City Row and Anna Kaiser's AKT.
The Concept: The first team-inspired indoor cycling workout
Intensity: ... More