Small Group Discussion: Fitness Instructor Excellence

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Diana Stewart went from failing her first Zumba instructor audition to now leading the development and refinement of the same company's instructor training program. In October 2014, she even won the Charlotte, NC, Creative Loafing Best of Charlotte Critic's Choice Best Zumba Teacher award. To make the leap, she did (and still does) a lot of self-analysis and hard work to constantly improve her … [Read more...]

Finding the Medium Between XS and XL: Exploring the controversy between fat and skinny shaming

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Join us Saturday during the conference for the candid panel discussion Finding the Medium Between XS and XL: Exploring the Controversy Between Fat and Skinny Shaming led by Jackelyn Ho with panelists Carla Birnberg, Kia M. Ruiz, Sarah Bramblette and Martha Koeske. With both "skinny" and "curvy" fitspiration so prominent in people's lives, how do we handle the array of comments that flood in … [Read more...]

FitBloggin’15 Photo-A-Day Challenge

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Starting today you are invited to play along with the FitBloggin'15 Photo A Day challenge (#FitBlogginPAD) on Instagram! Each day has its own prompt beginning with today's "Hello." Interpret each prompt any way you wish in a photo. Share this photo on Instagram using the hashtags #FitBloggin and #FitBlogginPAD. Search on those hashtag to find others playing.  It's a great chance to follow … [Read more...]

The Official FitBloggin’15 Scavenger Hunt!

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Welcome to the first ever FitBloggin' Scavenger Hunt. In this post you will find all the rules and regulations. Any questions should be directed to DubyaWife -- You can email her at dubyawife (at) gmail (dot) com. REGISTRATION: Closes Friday morning, June 26 at 7:45 a.m. sharp! COST: Donation to Our School at Blair Grocery! Minimum of $1 per each team member. THE HUNT BEGINS: Friday … [Read more...]

Linwoods Health Foods is Excited to Supercharge FitBloggin’15!

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Linwoods Health Foods is excited to provide product to this year’s FitBloggin’ attendees. Linwoods are tasty superfood blends that conveniently provide a natural source of omega oils, dietary fiber, vitamins, antioxidants & minerals to add in to your every day diet to help maintain a healthy heart, immune and digestive system. All of Linwoods varieties are cold-ground to allow the body to … [Read more...]

Welcome Soybu!

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Fitbloggin is proud to welcome Soybu—an active fashion apparel line—to this year’s list of sponsors. Soybu was founded in 2010 in the health conscious state of Colorado. Soybu’s founders realized early on that the only sure thing in life is unpredictability. So they set our to launch a clothing line that would transition throughout the day—from studio to street and everything in between. Soybu … [Read more...]

A Message from General Mills!

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Hey Fitness Bloggers - we're looking forward to meeting you at FitBloggin'15! Stop by our table in the FitBloggin’ expo to meet our nutrition experts, create your own cereal mix to-go, and have a cereal conversation! When it comes to cereal, we value your opinions and recommendations, likes and dislikes, and ideas on how to better communicate news about this ever-evolving food category. At … [Read more...]

Announcing A New FitBloggin’ Partner: Zephyr Adventures

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Last month our founder and leader, Roni Noone, posted this message to the FitBloggin' Facebook group: I've been planning FitBloggin' since 2010. Never in a MILLION years did I think it would ever be more than a one-day meet up in Baltimore. Five years later here I am, planning our 6th event. Around this time every year I tell myself it will be our last. The financial stress of committing to a … [Read more...]