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9 Killer Fitness Tips From Peloton Instructor (And Busy Mom) Robin Arzón

How do you find time to exercise? It’s a question every new parent has asked themselves at some point (though some ask it more times than others). First of all, there’s no great answer. Little ones require sacrifices, and if being physically fit isn’t your job, it often falls to the wayside. But even to those who have a career in fitness, it’s hard. Just ask Peloton instructor Robin Arzón and mom to 17-month-old Athena.
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Of Course Robin Arzón’s Mother’s Day Gift Guide Includes Massage Guns and Peloton Bikes

There’s a reason why Robin Arzón has such a devoted fan base. In fact, there are many. Whether she’s leading a live class in her third trimester of pregnancy, running a marathon, or writing two New York Times bestselling books, the Peloton head instructor and VP of Fitness Programming always keeps it real. Now a new mom to baby daughter Athena, Arzón naturally has a newfound respect for Mother’s Day, not to mention her own mom. “One year into the mom game, I have such a deep appreciation for my own mother, and I’m sure it will only increase as the years go on,” she tells “My family’s really tight, and as we add more members, it’s cool to witness the deepening of my relationship with my mother as well as her relationship with Athena.” Below, Arzón shares some of her gift recommendations for May 8—but, if she’s being honest, “real talk, I just want sleep and somebody to look after Athena for a few hours.” Never not shooting it straight.

Peloton's Robin Arzón on empowering others, facing challenges

Robin Arzón inspires millions when she teaches a Peloton class on the bike or the treadmill. And for the first time on "Person to Person," the fitness superstar reveals how she empowers others and overcame her own personal and professional challenges. Watch the full interview Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. EST on the CBS News app.

How Peloton's Robin Arzón faced stunning obstacles, then used them as fuel for greatness

"Person to Person" airs Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. ET on CBS News streaming. Download the CBS News app on your cellphone or connected TV to watch live or on-demand. If you've ever taken a Peloton class with Robin Arzón, you've probably heard her say things like, "I never met a strong person with an easy past." "You've been through 100 percent of your bad days." "Around here, the queen saves herself."
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Person to Person: Norah O'Donnell interviews Peloton instructor and author Robin Arzón

"Person to Person" with Norah O'Donnell brings viewers the most intimate type of interview, going beyond the headlines through thoughtful conversation. In this episode, O'Donnell sits down with Peloton's head instructor Robin Arzón to talk about her fitness journey, near-death experience, motherhood and more. Arzón brings to "Person to Person" the inspiration she's known for on the bike and the treadmill.

Peloton's Robin Arzón wasn't always an athlete. Now she's a fitness icon to millions.

"Person to Person" airs Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. ET on CBS News streaming. Download the CBS News app on your cellphone or connected TV to watch live or on-demand. Today, Robin Arzón is the fitness superstar millions of people around the world turn to for inspirational workouts. She's an ultramarathoner, Peloton's head instructor, and her name is practically synonymous with a spin bike. But in a revealing new episode of "Person to Person with Norah O'Donnell," Arzón says she wasn't always an athlete.

How Pregnancy Helped Peloton’s Robin Arzón Give Herself a Little Bit of Fitness Grace

During her first postpartum jog along the West Side Highway in New York City four months after giving birth to her daughter, Athena, last March, Robin Arzón couldn’t help but shed some tears. Fitness just felt different for the V.P. of fitness programming and head instructor at Peloton—her pace slower and her core weaker. The whole experience, as she tells SELF, felt demoralizing.

Win an Audio Download of STRONG MAMA by Robin Arzón!

This giveaway is sponsored by Hachette Audio. Ultramarathons. Bike sprints. Squats and deadlifts. Naps. Kitchen dance parties! All of it is in preparation for meeting Pequeno, the “Little One” growing in this strong mama’s belly. From first heartbeats and fluttery kicks to grinning grandparents and that first loud cry — pregnancy might just be the biggest workout yet! But there’s nothing this mom and new baby can’t tackle together as a team. New York Times bestselling author and Peloton Head Instructor Robin Arzón takes listeners on sweat-packed journey through motherhood in this affirming and heartwarming celebration of mothers and parents everywhere.
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Peloton's Robin Arzón on How She's Raising Her Daughter to Be Brave

If, like me, you've ever sweated with Robin Arzón, chances are that you've emerged from the experience with renewed swagger, feeling inspired and more resilient. You may even have come out of it standing a little straighter, lest that invisible crown on your head slip off. "I only ride with royalty," Arzón likes to say during cycling workouts. As the head instructor and vice president of fitness programming at Peloton, she has earned the title of Queen among her fans for her ability to motivate them across the virtual finish line with her signature mix of tough love, tenacity, and empowerment.

What Peloton VP and instructor Robin Arzón does in a workday

Welcome to The Work Day, a series that charts a single day in various women’s working lives — from gallery owners to stay-at-home parents to chief executives. In this installment, we hear from Peloton vice president and instructor Robin Arzón, who recorded a workday in August. Interested in contributing to...