| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Take South Florida's enticing tropical climate, add an improving economy and throw in the booming popularity of high-intensity workouts like Insanity, CrossFit and Zumba, and what do you get?
A whole lot of injuries, area orthopedic surgeons say....
| Dec 6, 2013
Walking into a CrossFit gym — with the competitive atmosphere, blasting music and tightly toned clients — can be intimidating no matter your sexual preference. So Pride RX, a community of LGBT athletes, wants to make visiting the gyms a little...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Baltimore is a city of idiosyncrasies, personalities and a heaping dose of serious pride. We are a little suspicious of anything too showy or pretentious and celebrate the workman-like achievements of our leaders and icons. We're always ready to defend...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Ali Witherspoon is calling out CrossFitters and anyone else who thinks they're in shape.
His Ultimate Athlete Competition, taking place Sunday at Joseph C. Carter Park in Fort Lauderdale, consists of 18 events, with only three minutes of rest between...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:55 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Federal investigators probing the activities of state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon (D-Montebello) have asked other lawmakers about proposals he made to expand tax credits for the film industry, officials said Wednesday.
Calderon pushed to...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 3:10 PM
For Richard Millsap, intense CrossFit workouts helped provide a focus for his faith.
The 33-year-old's devotion was recalled Saturday when roughly 350 to 400 people gathered in Winter Garden to raise money for the family of the popular CrossFit Mosaic...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:08 AM
You won't see Marlon Wayans reprising his role as Ripcord in "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" this spring — he and most of his co-stars were written out of the sequel to 2009's "G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra" — but you will see him in the found-footage...
| Nov 9, 2012
Supermodel Niki Taylor was born in Fort Lauderdale, grew up in Pembroke Pines, and achieved international success as a teen — gracing the covers of Elle, Vogue and Shape magazines. She was featured in Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue twice.
| Aug 22, 2013
| 10:50 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Celebrity trainer Bob Harper, of the weight-loss TV show "The Biggest Loser," has built a career putting very obese people through some grueling fitness paces but if he's learned anything from the experience, it's that diet trumps...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:05 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - From mud races to sweat parties to CrossFit competitions, workouts turned smarter, shorter and more social in 2012, experts say, as fitness was sweetened with a little help from smart phones and friends.
"Everything is about making...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
This weekend, at the StubHub Center in Carson, hundreds of athletes are trying to become "Fittest on Earth" — a lofty title for the best competitor at CrossFit, a workout craze and lifestyle that's swept the country.
CrossFit, founded in 2000,...