• The Ultimate $1,000 Budget Home Gym

    Building a home gym can get expensive rather quickly. In this guide, we want to show you how to build the ultimate budget home gym for less than $1,000. Building a home gym is often seen as an extreme…

  • How to Build a Powerlifting Home Gym

    Powerlifting is built around three lifts – the squat, bench press, and deadlift. Therefore, a home gym designed for Powerlifting will require equipment that allows these three lifts to be perfor…

  • The Best Rowing Machine

    After researching over 65 rowing machines, using 13 of them, and legitimately testing 5 of them, we've determined that the Concept 2 Model D Rower is the best rowing machine for most people. Factoring…

  • The Best Air Bike

    After researching 15 air bikes, using 8 of them, and legitimately testing 6 of them, we've determined that the Schwinn Airdyne Pro is the best air bike available. Factoring in price, warranty, perform…

  • The Best Gymnastic Grips for CrossFit

    After researching nearly 25 Gymnastic Grips and legitimately testing 8 of them over the course of 35 workouts, we've determined that the best Gymnastic Grips for CrossFit currently available are the L…

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Rogue Echo Bike Review

The Rogue Echo Bike is Rogue Fitness' first foray into conditioning equipment. The Echo Bike combines features of both the Schwinn Airdyne Pro and Assault AirBike to create the best value air bike currently on the market.  Table of Contents Rogue Echo Bike vs Assault AirBike Rogue Echo Bike Review …

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Revolution Balance Boards Review

Revolution Balance Boards is currently making the best value balance boards on the market. They offer a wide-range of different board styles focused on different audiences. The Revolution FIT Balance Board is one we received for review. After a month of various usage, we can confidently recommend Revolution Balance Boards …

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Rogue Echo Air Bike Released

Rogue Fitness has released their first cardio machine, the Rogue Echo Bike. Similar to the Assault Air Bike and Schwinn Airdyne Pro, the Rogue Echo Bike utilizes air resistance along with a beefy frame to produce one of the best air bikes based on its specs. Is the Rogue Echo …

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Exxentric kBox4 Flywheel Training Review

The kBox4 from Exxentric is a revolutionary piece of training equipment that is unlike anything we've tested before. Not only is the flywheel system employed by the kBox4 effective, but the build quality and precision of the machine is unparalleled. Table of contents What is flywheel training? Video Unboxing Exxentric …

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XD Kevlar Fitness Equipment Review

XD Kevlar Fitness Equipment is currently making some of the best medicine balls and sandbags in the industry. Combining high-quality materials such as Kevlar with well thought out designs, we recommend XD Medicine Balls to anyone who wants equipment that lasts. Table of contents Unboxing XD Kevlar Medicine Ball and …

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Crossover Symmetry Review

Crossover Symmetry is a rotator cuff/scapular activation and strength program designed to improve overhead performance and increase strength and mobility. Through testing of the program over the course of a year, we can confidently say that Crossover Symmetry met and exceeded our expectations and we recommend it to everyone who desires …

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Nike Metcon DSX Flyknit 2 Review

The Nike Metcon DSX Flyknit 2's are the latest CrossFit training shoes Nike has released in their Metcon line. The Flyknit 2's improve in just about every area over the originals except for the outsole. After training in the shoes, we can confidently say they're one of the best training shoes …

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A Look Inside Tim Ferriss’ Home Gym & Training

Tim Ferriss is known for many different things, most notably his podcast and books that delve into the lives of top performers. Nearly all top performers have one thing in common – a home gym; Tim Ferriss is no different. The home gym is essential to keeping a prime physical …

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Rogue Releases Pyrros Dimas Weightlifting Bar

Rogue Fitness has teamed up with Pyrros Dimas to introduce a stainless steel Olympic Weightlifting barbell. Featuring 195k PSI Tensile Strength Steel, bearings, and a unique knurl, the Rogue Pyrros Bar should be one of the best barbells made in America. Rogue Fitness has come out with quite possibly their …

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Kabuki Strength New Generation Power Bar Review

The Kabuki Strength New Generation Power Bar is the best power bar we've tested to date. Everything from the knurling to the tensile strength of the steel is superior to other power bars we've reviewed including our previous favorite, the Rogue Ohio Power Bar. If you're looking for the best …

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The Iron Neck Review

The Iron Neck is one of the best tools currently available to train the neck. Ditching the large and costly machines, of old, The Iron Neck provides a versatile piece of equipment that provides an equally effective workout in a much smaller, cheaper, and more portable package. Table of contents …

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Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s Insane Home Gym

Dwayne ‘The Rock' Johnson seems to do everything big, and his home gym's (yes, he has multiple) are no exception. Dwayne ‘The Rock' Johnson is known for many things, but one thing that allows him to stand apart from many other actors is his work ethic both in and out …

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FringeSport Hybrid Barbell Review

The Hybrid Barbell is Fringe Sport's answer to the ever popular Rogue Fitness Chan Bar. Featuring some unique specs at a great price, the FringeSport Hybrid Barbell is an excellent value for those wanting a jack of all trades barbell. Table of contents FringeSport Hybrid Barbell review Suggested Improvements Full …

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2017 Black Friday Fitness Equipment Deals

Black Friday and Cyber Monday is the best time of the year to purchase fitness equipment. There are more deals from companies like Rogue Fitness, Titan Fitness, EliteFTS, American Barbell, FringeSport, and others than any other time of the year. If you're looking for equipment, fitness trackers, apparel, shoes, and …

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Rogue Ohio Power Bar Stainless Steel Review

The Rogue Ohio Power Bar is our pick for the best powerlifting barbell for most people. Rogue has taken this already outstanding bar and exchanged the zinc coated shaft with stainless steel creating a barbell that could only be improved a couple of ways as detailed in our review. Table …

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