Staying active is something that most of us would agree is a pretty important part of life. After all, many of us spend our workdays sitting at desks and just as much of our free time on the sofa in front of the TV. Being active and getting exercise when you can is an essential part of living a healthy life. However, for a lot of us, it can often feel like something of an uphill battle. It can, ironically, feel like you're running in place, never really making any progress. However, that's not the way it has to be. Here are just a few things that you can to do start getting more out of your workout.