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The World's Most Athletic Beaches

This globe-spanning guide serves up 10 choices for the incredibly fit beachgoer.

Most people associate beach vacations with, for lack of a better term, relaxation enthusiasts. By contrast, athletes are presumed to climb mountains, hike national parks, or schedule brick workouts on their precious days off. But what if you could have both: the rejuvenation of the sand and the sun paired with the best exercises every fit traveler craves? Head directly for these sandy destinations, and take our beach body fitness tips with you: