Fluid Running for Fitness

Looking to increase cardio endurance, tone muscle, get faster, stronger and more fit?  Fluid Running provides all of those benefits in one workout. Running in deep water gives you all the endurance benefits of running on land plus the additional benefits of strength and toning because muscles are required to work harder in water than on land.  Water is 800 times denser than air requiring the body to engage the core, arms, glutes and legs to power through water without the harmful pounding on joints and tissue that can come from land running. Old or young, experienced with fitness or just beginning, Fluid Running offers a comprehensive, full body workout that can be modified for everyone’s fitness level.

I got my heart rate up to 170. 170 in the pool is really hard to do! – Triathlon Taren

Benefits for Fitness

  • Same benefits as running on land
  • Cardiovascular workout
  • Strength and resistance training
  • Overall body workout
  • High calorie expenditure
  • Increased circulation/blood flow and compression on lower legs
  • No Impact

Supporting Articles

Why We Need to Hydrate

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Feeling tired? A little moody? Doing this one simple thing could be the difference-maker.

All About the Tether

All About the Tether

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We get a lot of questions about the tether for Fluid Running. How to use it, whether to use it and why to use it. These are all really good questions and ones we want to answer. This also applies if you are doing aqua jogging, or deep water running. How to Use the Tether…

Understanding Hydrostatic Pressure

Understanding Hydrostatic Pressure

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Hydrostatic pressure defined “Hydrostatic pressure is the pressure exerted by a fluid at rest due to the force of gravity. It’s the pressure you feel when you dive to the bottom of a swimming pool. Hydrostatic is a word used to refer to a fluid that is not in motion. So, hydrostatic pressure means the…

Vanessa Fraser Rehabbing Like a Pro

Rehabbing Like a Pro with Professional Runner, Vanessa Fraser

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“Fluid Running is the perfect supplemental tool to add in the extra cardio work without impact. I plan to continue to use it 2-3 times per week even when I am completely healthy again.“Vanessa Fraser Jennifer had the great pleasure and honor of working with Vanessa Fraser, a Nike Bowerman Track Club Professional Runner. World…

Recommended Workouts

  • Fluid Running 10K $20.00 [62 min] [Run] [Endurance] We motivate and challenge you to run from start to finish with a few hills to tackle, short pick-ups, mile marker-shout outs and water stops to make you feel like you just completed a 10K race.
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  • $20.00 [55 min] [Run] [Sprints] This is a runner-focused workout with TRACK SETS as the meat of this workout.  Mile run, 800's (two times around the track), 400s (one time around the track) and 200s (half a lap).
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