Tessa Yannone

Wellness Editor

Tessa Yannone covers health and fitness news in the city as the Wellness Editor at Boston, and is also CSCS-certified strength coach. She's from the great state of Ohio and studied journalism at Indiana University.


Boston Sports Clubs Is Getting Sued for Continuing to Bill Members

The ongoing struggles members have had trying to cancel or freeze their BSC memberships are now the basis for a lawsuit.

City Life

These Photographers Documented Quarantined Families on Their Front Porches

The Front Steps Project is not only preserving history—it’s trying to improve the present.


What You Need to Know about Wearing a Face Mask

The CDC is now recommending that everyone wear one.


Could Fitness Wearables Help Detect Early Signs of COVID-19?

Local company WHOOP is about to find out.


Working Out Is a Little Different Now, and That’s Okay

Nothing looks or feels the same anymore anyways. It’s about finding the way forward.


Boston Sports Clubs Is Not Giving Members the Option to Cancel

Communication from the company has been ambiguous, to say the least.


Cheer Yourself Up with These Cute Videos of Creative Family Workouts

The toddler lift is very good for core strength.


This Is How Boston Marathon Runners Are Pivoting Their Training

Due to the 124th running of the Boston Marathon being postponed for the first time in history.


How to Maintain Your Health (and Sanity) While Working From Home

There are some guidelines to all of this.


These Boston Gyms Lent Out All Their Fitness Equipment to Members

Sharing is caring...if only we could understand that about the TP.


Six Ways You Can Boost Your Immunity Right Now

Take care of your body, so your body can take care of you.


Go the Distance

Itching to get moving after cheering on your favorite marathoners? Find the run club that’s right for you.


Boston Sports Clubs Laid Off All Its Employees

As the coronavirus crisis worsened, the gym chain closed its doors on Monday night and left hundreds of employees without answers.


Try These Virtual Fitness Classes from Boston Trainers and Fitness Studios

The Boston fitness community is showing up big time amidst the COVID-19 crisis.


Stuck at Home? Here’s How to Spend Less Time Wallowing in Existential Dread

A few tips from a social worker to manage your anxiety amidst the crisis.