Because Nothing Is More Important.

Feeling good, healthy, and strong are imperative for a long, happy life, and our expert local trainers, therapists, instructors, and nutritionists have the training, experience, and passion to get (and keep!) you in the best shape of your life. Life can get hectic and stressful…from yoga to weight training, Pilates to the latest in food science, we are here help.
02.18.19

Not Seeing Results? Here Are 3 Reasons Why

Hit a plateau? We all do. You put in the time and the effort and yet, you still haven’t fully achieved your fitness goal. And it’s frustrating as heck. Sometimes we focus so […]
02.18.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 18, 2019

It’s always interesting to me how the top picks invariably come together to accurately portray the mood of the moment. This week, we clearly have spring on our minds with a mix of […]
02.13.19

Why I Created the Alexandria Wellness Concierge Program: Wellness Is a Mindset

After 15 years in the fitness industry, I have seen and learned a lot. I have…   Trained more than 2,000 people from ages 10 to 96 Conducted 50+ Wellness visits Worked with […]
02.12.19

We Can Do Better

I’ve waited a long time to tell this story. In fact, my heart is beating out of my chest as I type. It’s not even really a bad story — trust me, working […]
02.08.19

We Tried Flotation Therapy. Here’s What It’s Like.

Floating in the Dead Sea is one of those things I always thought would be so cool to experience but figured would probably never happen. Little did I know that I didn’t need […]
02.08.19

Street Style: Molly Conway

A total natural athlete, Molly Conway is a complete pleasure to have in the gym at Fitness on the Run. We just love her. Whether we are just chatting it up or when […]
02.07.19

Three Form Checks To Improve Your Squat

The squat: a staple move that works your entire lower body and is one of our favorites for booty gains. Let’s start with the basics. Before you jump into any strength-training regimen, make […]
02.06.19

A New Movement: Alexandria Wellness

I was a busyness addict, a calendar filler, and checking the boxes made me feel accomplished. I was a “fixer.” I spent most of my days in a state of stress. I worried […]
02.06.19

A Healthy Winter in Del Ray

I love my neighborhood all year but it’s especially wonderful in the winter. This is also the time of year, after a crazy holiday season, that I try to regroup and focus on […]
01.29.19

You’re Golden! Behind the Design of (and a Party To Celebrate!) Our New Studios

By now you’ve heard we have a big party coming up this Saturday night to celebrate the renovation and addition of a hot yoga studio at Mind the Mat’s Clarendon location. When you […]
01.28.19

The Three Ab Exercises You Need To Do Every Day

Even those who have taken a break from fitness — or have never really engaged in a fitness program — can have awesome abs. Perform these three simple exercises every day to strengthen your […]
01.23.19

Stay Warm & Healthy With These Hot Beverages

The cold and flu season is officially here. And the stomach bug hit our household in full force this past weekend. And that was no fun. So this week, I thought I’d share […]
01.22.19

Lord Jones High CBD Products Now Available at Bellacara

As many of you know Bellacara has recently introduced CBD products in store. We started with our CBD-infused patches by La Mend. They were so well received that we had to explore this […]
01.21.19

Beyond Cardio, Calories & Cravings: Megan & Adrien Are Back with a New Seminar

If you’re trying to lose weight, you’ve probably tried cutting your calories and working out more. Those are the first methods women turn to when they want to lose fat, get leaner, and […]
01.21.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of January 21, 2019

The theme for this week is “be prepared,” with a nude flat that will go with anything, anytime; a wallet that wards off any hackers; CBD gummies that helps you keep your chill; […]


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