fitness

All Fitness Influencers Are Full of Shit

Whenever I log on to Instagram, my heart drops a little. After years of living the lifestyle and covering the subject, fitness influencer behavior shouldn’t…

A Cheapskate’s Guide to Building Your Own Peloton Bike for a Fraction of the Price

Every winter for the last nine years, Dave — a 30-year-old in Chicago — has lugged up his 2001 Mongoose mountain bike three stories to…

A Q&A With ‘One Punch Man,’ the Investor Whose Anime Workout Turned Him Into a Viral Sensation

Sean Seah is a 37-year-old investor in Singapore. On the internet, though, he’s better known as the guy who went viral for copying the workout…

The Unheard History of Bodybuilding Forums, as Told by the Trolls and Counter-Trolls Who Made Them Huge

Once upon a time, the forums associated with sites like Muscular Development and Bodybuilding.com offered users everything they could have wanted: an opportunity to interact…