‘Plogging’ is Sweden’s new eco-friendly fitness trend that’s going global

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  • Picking up litter while jogging in groups – known as ‘plogging’ – has become a popular pastime in Sweden.
  • One among many lifestyle fads to come out of the Nordics, plogging is now catching on in other countries across the world.
  • According to a fitness app, plogging is a more effective form of exercise than jogging.

Forget lagom or hygge, there is a new Scandinavian word to add to your vocabulary: Plogging.

Plogging essentially combines jogging with picking up trash, while turning it all into a social event. The phenomenon was born in Sweden in 2016, when groups started to form around the activity.

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