http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Tid_Imnt0s What a great video! Thanks to our friend, Erika Lippert, for posting it and so succinctly describing it in societal context: "When you think about it, in a way it represents how women have become more independent in our society. We started off with the bars very close together, similar to the men's parallel bars. Then, they got further and further apart, becoming a much different apparatus and routine than the men's version...And now, the bars are so … [Read more...] about WOW!
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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=LiN5uI9zIbU]So a new article on smithsonianmag.com's blog Women Can't Do Pull-ups? Not So Fast appears to actually be discussing whether women can do Pull-ups. Hmm, maybe we should just appreciate that people are interested in fitness, and more women are interested in strength training. But... OF COURSE WOMEN CAN DO PULL-UPS!!! It is not "time to lower the bar." If anything, it's time to raise it. Being able to pull your body … [Read more...] about OF COURSE WOMEN CAN DO PULL-UPS!!!