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Cardiophobes, These Workouts Are for You

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I've only recently learned to like —maybetolerateis the better word. But I still really only pound the pavement when caught in the perfect storm of motivation, and not on many other occasions. It's even rarer that I hit a boot camp–style class. Some people love the feeling of pushing themselves to the absolute brink, but not me: I like to sweat without feeling like I'm dying. High-impact cardio is just not my thing.

But I've learned only recently that it doesn't have to be. When I was sidelined with a sprained ankle one November, suddenly low-impact exercise was my only option. To be frank, the fact that I wasn'tallowedto do intense cardio felt like a silver lining. Once I was able to walk without limping, I doubled down on , Pilates, barre, and rowing … and was admittedly shocked when I realised I started to feel fitter quickly and easily, no high-impact cardio necessary. I, like many others, had fallen victim to the misconception that "low impact" means "low results."

"impactdoes not mean intensity," explains Justin Norris, co-founder of L.A.-based , an interval rowing class that combines low-impact cardio with resistance training for an amazing full-body workout. "impacttraining is not only a very effective method, but it also saves your joints and dramatically reduces the risk of injury," he says.

And because "low-impact" is an umbrella term for any kind of exercise that doesn't involve direct force to the joints and bones, there are plenty of workouts to choose according to your preferences and needs. If youarea fan of cardio, for example,  or swimming might be great low-impact options for you. But for the rest of us, we thought we'd count down some low-impact workouts that aren'tquiteso cardio-focused but still get major results.

Rowing

Trust us—going all-out on a rowing machine for just 20 minutes will leave you dripping in sweat and exhausted from head to toe. So we like to break it up into intervals, rotating through other dynamic exercises between sprints on the rower. (And there are lots of great instructor-led rowing classes, like LIT Method, that operate on this MO.)

Resistance Training

Just by doing a plank, you're forcing your core muscles to contract against an external force (gravity)—the very definition of resistance training, which is incredibly effective for toning and building muscle—if that's what you want to do. Resistance bands are also a convenient and cost-effective way to take regular bodyweight exercises up a notch. (We love from Starwood Sports.)

Walking

Walking anywhere is a great and doable way to factor in cardio, but hiking on a rugged terrain with elevation ups the ante a bit. (Killer views and the mental space also make for great motivation.)

Barre

If you've ever felt the next-day soreness of a barre class, we don't need to tell you that those tiny, limb-quaking movements work muscles you didn't even know you had—and yet, you can often leave class looking presentable enough to head straight to the office if needed.

Cycling

Even a leisurely ride around your neighbourhood works your quads and gets your heart pumping. Want to take it up a notch? Throw in some hills or head to a Spin class.

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