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Fathoming this bike’s resistance is futile

A diabolical spin class instructor would love Ben’s peddle-powered reading light. The bike itself is fixed in 10th gear. But once you’ve built up enough RPMs to switch on the light, it’s stunning how the resistance suddenly kicks into overdrive. … Continue reading

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Does spinning make your butt bigger?

My sister swears it’s true — and I must say, her butt does look bigger since she started spinning classes a few months ago. If this is a myth, as most fitness instructors say, it’s a fairly prevalent one — … Continue reading

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On spinning

It’s 5:15 a.m., and the lights are dimmed in the “spinning room” at Body Solutions, a fitness center in Bluffton, Ind.,  where my sister the fitness freak has instructed me to meet her for a class. I’d heard of spinning … Continue reading

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