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Setting Goals

Tiny But Powerful - Replace New Year's Resolutions

It’s that time of year when I keep hearing the same dreaded question, “What’s your New Year’s Resolution?” I usually cringe because I haven’t been successful with following through on my resolutions. Looking at statistics, I am not…

The Importance of Self Care

Walker Tracker is pleased to welcome back InVite Health. InVite Health offers a variety of natural health products and also provides education on a wide range of health and wellness topics. You have a busy day ahead of you. Whether…
pedometer evolution

To Track or Not to Track?

The idea of walking 10,000 steps per day dates back to 1965 in Japan with the release of the manpo-kei pedometer (or “10,000 steps meter”). This step goal is still considered the “goal standard” with the fitness trackers we have downloaded…
summer

It's Getting Hot Out There!

No matter where you are, there probably comes a time when it is too hot to even think about working out or getting active outside. Hey, where I am at currently, it's supposed to be 98 degrees but with humidity, it will feel like 107 today! *Excuse…
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One Man's Journey from a Crushing Injury

Crushing it in China In 2010 I was living in Henan Province, China, teaching English, studying Chinese, and learning martial arts (with a side of partying). I also spent a fair amount of time in the gym training with my German sparring partner.…
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Father Knows Best: Our Dads Share Healthy Tips to Live By

This Sunday is Father's Day, and we're recognizing the men who helped shape the lives Walker Tracker employees. Read on for the activities we used to do with our dads, healthy habits they tried to teach us and what motivates them to keep moving…

A Few Tips To Get You Ready To Bike Commute

More than seven percent of all Portland commuters choose to get to work by bike. Walker Tracker's employees proudly contribute towards the 17,000 Portlanders out pedaling their commute. When you hop on your bike you're getting a healthy workout;…
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Our Moms Share Healthy Insights

In honor of Mother's Day this Sunday we are taking time to appreciate the women who molded some of the employees at Walker Tracker--their mothers. We asked our moms to share healthy habits they tried to teach, the special activities they did…
WOOP Goals

WOOP your goals into reality

There is far more to achieving your goals than mere positive thinking. Research has shown that only having positive fantasies of your goal makes you feel like you have already put in part of the work and you are less likely to achieve it. Reworking…