Health Blog Roundup: How To Prep For An Obstacle Course Race, Zumba Explained And More

05/10/2013 08:13am ET
POCONO MANOR, PA - APR 28: Entrants face rocks on a steep incline for the Death March obstacle at Tough Mudder on April 28, 2012 in Pocono Manor, PA. The course is designed by British Special Forces.

There are hundreds of wonderful sites on healthy living to be seen all over the blogosphere. Here at Fit Links, we'll introduce you to some that have caught our eye.

Obstacle course races are making an exciting emergence in the fitness community. Sometimes dirty and always a challenge, they can make a fun addition to the workout routine of a thrill-seeker. Fit Bottomed Girls has the details to help you prepare to take one on.

Zumba is all the rage right now -- and why not? Mixing dancing and aerobics can only be fun. If you're looking to learn more about this fitness trend SparkPeople has broken down the Zumba basics.

What's in store for your workout this month? Well + Good has got you covered, with your fitness horoscope for May. Maybe it will inspire you to try something new entirely.

Don't fall into a running slump! POPSUGAR Fitness to the rescue, with several tips to get the most out of a run.

Want some more advice about that Zumba class? Here are some extra tips from celebrity Zumba instructor Kass Martin:

What To Expect At Your First Zumba Class