Vicky Hallett
Vicky Hallett
MisFits Columnist

Vicky Hallett has been one of The Washington Post’s MisFits since the column began in 2007. Read it every week in the Wellness section or Lean & Fit e-newsletter for the latest on the area exercise scene. Her day job is editing the Fit section of Express, which is where you’ll also find her weekly transit column, DC Rider. She lives in the District’s Capitol Hill neighborhood with her husband.

Latest by Vicky Hallett

A new mom regains her fitness groove, one step at a time

A new mom regains her fitness groove, one step at a time

Wearing a newborn baby reminds a longtime exerciser that the best fitness routine is just walking.

Slender Seven’s chickpea-based dough makes unsinful cookies

Slender Seven’s chickpea-based dough makes unsinful cookies

Founder Nikki Azzara is working out of D.C.’s Union Kitchen to try to make dough off of dough: the chickpea version and a black bean brownie flavor.

Ripflexxx’s shirt with a built-in resistance band makes any workout a stretch

Ripflexxx’s shirt with a built-in resistance band makes any workout a stretch

The RS-1 is as useful for boxers as it is for mall walkers, or anyone who wants to up the calorie burn of a workout.

If you think the music at your gym is too loud, that’s because it probably is

If you think the music at your gym is too loud, that’s because it probably is

Booming bass may be bad for your ears, but it’s good for business.