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Physical fitness is an imperative component, which determines shape and condition of your body. So if you think of developing good health for better living, it’s easier for you to work on each individual part of your body. Read this article that gives a brief introduction about basic component of fitness.

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  1. 1. What are the Basic Components of FitnessPhysical fitness is an imperative component, which determines shape and condition of your body. So ifyou think of developing good health for better living, it’s easier for you to work on each individual part ofyour body. Fitness lies in healthy routine and regular dose of exercises, which can lead to great balancein your body.So if you really feel its significance in your life and your health, it’s important to keep constant balance oflife itself. In order to achieve balance in your life, one should understand major physical fitnesscomponents and their importance in your daily life. Few basic components of healthy life are: • Cardiovascular Endurance: When you breathe heavenly while jogging or doing any physical work, this means you have low cardiovascular endurance. It’s essential for one’s heart’s ability to energize your body by giving it more oxygen. One can improve their cardiovascular performance through jogging, cycling or swimming. Benefits of having strong cardiovascular endurance are more energy and improved sound sleep. • Muscular performance: Muscular strength comprises of physical ability to push and move weight. The stronger you feel is directly proportional to your ability to move weight easily. In order to improve your muscle strength one need to focus on their upper body, lower body and core of optimum levels of strength. • Muscular endurance: This is your muscle tendency to continue pumping force without exhaustion. The best way to improve your strength endurance is through cycling with a low- resistance bicycle. It improves overall strength and promotes a healthier heart. This is a vital piece of the 5 basic components of physical fitness. • Bodily composition: Also known as body fat percentage, maintaining your body composition helps maintain a healthy fat to lean mass ratio for fitness. For men it’s good to under 12% body fat, while women is good to have under 17% body fat for optimum fitness performance. • Body flexibility: This contributes to the ability to stretch and flex through a wider range. Flexibility is really important because it helps in increasing strength, speed, and overall endurance. Lacking in flexibility can hinder the other fitness areas.These are essential physical components that can affect your human performance so increase yourspeed and lacking strength.Know more information about basic physical fitness components on online fitness guide: Fuel the Mind.Also know about goals of physical fitness and body toning exercises .

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