05/04/2012 07:56 am ET

Fit Links: Finding A Lifelong Fitness Love, Mindful Running And More

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.

Being active doesn't have to feel like a chore. Get inspired with this moving ode to a lifelong love of sport from Fit Bottomed Girls.

You're logging lots of miles, you've broken in a solid pair of sneakers, you're watching what you eat -- but there's something missing from your marathon training. Well + Good NYC wonders if it might be meditation.

You probably know it's important to give your yoga mat a regular cleaning, but the best de-germing strategies aren't always so obvious. FitSugar shares three things not to do.

When it comes to exercise, do you stick with what you know or get out of your comfort zone? SparkPeople wants to know how you challenge yourself.

For more on fitness and exercise, click here.

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