Well it’s summer, friends, and with the indulgence of sun comes the opportunity to spice up your fitness regimen, bringing your mundane workouts to the great outdoors. Sometimes those gym cardio sessions end up being more about answering emails than actually breaking a sweat”but that important message can wait an hour, right? Sure, there are times when you just want to Netflix and chill (like actually chill), but then there are times that being present, you know, breathing real outside air is simply better than any House of Cards episode.
There are plenty of ways to up your fitness game and outdoor activities can be super rewarding. Here are some of the best outdoor workouts you should totally try to fit into your schedule this summer. Whether you’re a solo kind or person or prefer camaraderie, there’s something for everyone in need of some newfound exhilaration.
Here’s a really fun way to stay fit and seriously work out your core, while strengthening your balance, strength and endurance. Chances are you’ve seen plenty of celebs taking to the water, paddling and exploring all at the same time. Paddleboarding is a great way to get outside and if you’re looking to get a fit body, this is a good way to feel the burn. In addition to stand-up paddleboarding you can also use the board as your mobile mat and get in a good yoga session. (And if you’re feeling really adventurous, maybe go in the buff, like Mr. Bloom.)