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Swiss ball


[From the early use of exercise balls by physical therapists in Switzerland during the 1960s.]

Swiss ball

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(General Sporting Terms) a very large inflatable ball made of strong elastic rubber, used for physical exercise and in physiotherapy
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Unique touches have been added throughout, with organic bed linen and towels, a fitness ball to replace the traditional desk chair, and a mini bar filled exclusively with local, organic produce.
A smart way to set the fitness ball in motion, and further enhance Dubai's growing reputation as a hub for sports.
The video shows the 'Encantadia' actress doing assisted exercises on a fitness ball, receiving support from family and partner Aljur Abrenica, and visibly exhausted from labor.
They have borrowed a fitness ball from the university sport's hall, which they've covered in webbing for his head, brought in the face and accessories themselves and it's been a big hit already.
This is also known as a fitness ball, yoga ball or gym ball, and is used as part of an exercise regime.
To stay active and combat sedentary behaviour, UT Southwestern preventive cardiologists recommend taking short walks during lunch and throughout the day, using a pedometer to track daily steps, using the stairs instead of the elevator, hosting walking meetings at work, and replacing a standard desk chair with a fitness ball or even a treadmill desk, if possible.
We got this Gold's Gym Anti-Burst Fitness Ball for about $19 at Walmart.
bar] Give babies daily supervised tummy time [bar] Keep children active [bar] Think 'posture' - at home and school [bar] When gaming, try sitting on a space hopper, fitness ball or at the least stop every 30 minutes to have a movement break [bar] Use a rucksack worn with both straps over the shoulders packing heaviest items towards the back.
GADGETS GALORE: Rachael Chance uses a fitness ball, left, and says there are plenty of gadgets and tools to help you get fit this year, pictured far left Pictures by IAN COOPER WHETHER you join in or sit back and let the stars do all the hard work MADELEINE DARBYSHIRE offers a quick run through of some new fitness DVD releases: * Davina - Ultimate Target The latest from fitness guru Davina is a combination of Latin dance, cardio and boot camp which has different sections to focus on your body's problem areas.
And a variety of bizarre-looking exercises with the fitness ball.
Trade your office chair for a fitness ball (Swiss ball)
Stephen continued his record-breaking quest, managing a huge 1,716 squats standing on a fitness ball in an hour and 64 squats in a minute, breaking the previous records of 1,502 and 57 respectively.