Fitness

Skimble’s Pro Workout of the Week: Obliques & Booty – Workout Fitness Article

Obliques and booty – get ready to burn them out in 12 minutes with this intense bodyweight session that’s focused solely around core strength. Are you ready to feel the burn? Do you have a fitness resolution? Make progress towards achieving your goals with Skimble’s top fitness apps and supportive community. If you’re new to Skimble, our Workout of the Week challenges offer you fresh ways to be fit. Download Workout Trainer on your Android & Apple devices and do your first workout! Remember, if…

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MONDAY – Raw Calisthenics – FitCalisthenics – Calisthenics Fitness Article

MONDAY – Raw Calisthenics – FitCalisthenics MONDAY – Raw Calisthenics – FitCalisthenics Fit Calisthenics – Routine of the Day  Now this is an advanced way to start your week and it’ll probably make you sore but give it a shot even if you think it’s not your level. Modify where you have to and get it done. The idea of Mondays…

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What’s a Pilates Apprentice & Why You Should Snag Sessions With Them While You Can – Pilates Fitness Article

What’s a Pilates Apprentice & Why You Should Snag Sessions With Them While You Can Rome wasn’t built in a day and neither was Joseph Pilates’ method! So why should it be taught in a day or a weekend course?  At The Pilates Project we believe in teaching Pilates as it was created. We teach the Pilates legacy through Alycea Ungaro’s REAL Pilates teacher training program. All of our Pilates apprentices undertake a 600 comprehensive training course. During the 30…

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My Shark Tank Experience – Pole Dancing Classes Melbourne – Pole Dance Fitness Article

My Shark Tank Experience – Pole Dancing Classes Melbourne Wearing your heart on your sleeve in front of five self-made multi-millionaires on Shark Tank is no easy feat and, when I look back now at the road that led me here, I am overwhelmed with awe and gratitude. It was only a few years ago that I was giving pole lessons out of a humble two-pole studio in my parent’s garage and now here I was, doing a nation-wide business…

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4 Key Strategies for Preventing and Treating Osteoarthritis (OA) – Physical Therapy Fitness Article

4 Key Strategies for Preventing and Treating Osteoarthritis (OA) Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis that affects an estimated 12.1% of the U.S. population (nearly 21 million Americans age 25 and older).  OA is one of 171 different types of arthritis.  The chance of developing osteoarthritis increases with age.  Most people over age 60 experience OA to some degree. Arthritis is a commonly used term that can have multiple meanings depending on the person.  In general, arthritis means inflammation…

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Kids and Exercise: Benefits, Risks & Exercise Tips – Workout Fitness Article

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, children and adolescents should participate in at least 60 minutes or more of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity daily (1). However, less than 24% of children ages 6-17 meet this daily requirement (1). While community leaders and key stakeholders work to improve these statistics, parents can and should do their part. Here are practical tips to help build a foundation of success for childhood development. Benefits of Exercise on Child Development Physical activity…

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Optimizing Your Pilates Session: Leave Distractions at the Door – Pilates Fitness Article

Optimizing Your Pilates Session: Leave Distractions at the Door May 20, 2019 By Cathleen Rodgers Between work, family or kids, friends, travel, and life in general, sometimes just getting into the studio regularly is a challenge. And even once you set foot in the studio and lay on the Reformer, your mind may begin to wander to the tasks waiting for you once your session comes to an end. Ironically, the Pilates method centers around developing your mind-body-spirit connection—for use…

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A Q&A With Jeff the Runner – Physical Therapy Fitness Article

A Q&A With Jeff the Runner Calling all running fans! We’re pleased to present a Q&A with Jeff Barton, AKA Jeff the Runner, who – for lack of a better word – runs a website that offers “advice and stories from the intersection of running and life.”One of the main things Jeff focuses on with his website is how running can help clear the mind and provide an escape from the stresses of everyday life, as well as how it…

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How the Sauna Can Help You Live Longer and Make You A Better Athlete – Running Fitness Article

How to use a sauna: Sit in an oversized oven and bake yourself for a little while until you’re tired of stewing in your own sweat and are on the verge of a panic attack. Just kidding. But unsurprisingly, that’s what most people think a sauna session is like. I’ve been using traditional, Finnish-style saunas for nearly two decades, and I can tell you firsthand that a proper session need not feel like a near-death experience. On the contrary, it…

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XPT Workshop Experience | Yoga Athletex – Ashtanga Yoga Fitness Article

XPT Workshop Experience | Yoga Athletex On June 8th, I attended the XPT workshop hosted by Yoga Athletex and Mekanix. We did breathwork, a pool workout, fire and ice, and a mobility session. This experience changed my perspective on achieving success in sports and life. Physical ability is only half the battle, the other half is mental capability. Exuding confidence and telling yourself that you can do this is a major player to success in anything. This workshop challenged me…

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How To Get On and Off The Floor – Pilates Fitness Article

How To Get On and Off The Floor Does the idea of being on the floor give you cause for concern? This subject has been coming up a lot over the last few months. Barring an injury, most people should be able to get down onto the floor and back up without needing someone else to help. Often, as we age, we lose some mobility and this is a big one for me. I have heard many times, “Why would…

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‘How To’ Is Pointless Without ‘Why’ – Workout Fitness Article

“He who has a ‘why’ can bear almost any ‘how.’ – Nietzsche   Back in the 1800s, Nietzsche understood how pivotal the question of ‘why’ is to the human experience.     These days though, in the age of instantaneous and abundant information, asking ‘why’ is a lost art. For many, doing the work of digging deep and asking ‘why’ is just not nearly as convenient or comfortable as asking ‘how to.’   This is especially true when it comes…

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Virtuagym vs. Exercise.com’s All-in-One Fitness Business Software – Workout Fitness Article

Manage and Grow Your Fitness Business Better with Exercise.com. Learn more below. Virtuagym vs Exercise.com. Choose Exercise.com’s All-in-One Fitness Business Management Software. Review our head-to-head Virtuagym software comparison and see for yourself. Get a custom web and smartphone app designed for your brand with additional customization available throughout your custom-built software. Grow your business, turn leads into clients, and increase revenue.  With so many software management options available for fitness professionals and personal trainers to choose from, it’s important to…

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Skimble’s Pro Workout of the Week: Yogi’s Shoulders – Workout Fitness Article

This everyday shoulder sequence is a great way to help increase flexibility and release built-up tension after a long day. Put this into your daily routine to maintain happy, open shoulders. Remember to breathe deeply throughout. Do you have a fitness resolution? Make progress towards achieving your goals with Skimble’s top fitness apps and supportive community. If you’re new to Skimble, our Workout of the Week challenges offer you fresh ways to be fit. Download Workout Trainer on your Android & Apple devices and do…

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Top 4 Choices for Weight Loss – Fitness Article

Just think of it: Burning nearly 200 calories in a matter of minutes. Wouldn’t such calorie burning workouts be perfect for all those who think there is no time in their busy schedules for exercise? All you have to do is make some adjustments and include these effective and time-efficient workouts in your regular training routine. Because whether we like to admit it or not, we can always find 20 minutes to improve our health and fitness. What are these…

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5 Conversation Starter Ideas for Personal Trainers – Workout Fitness Article

We’ve been there. You’re definitely not the only personal trainer who has experienced the client who hardly talks during a session. It can make for an awkward encounter, leaving you thinking you don’t know how to talk to people or that the client doesn’t like you.  How do you get this client to begin to open-up and engage in conversation that is meaningful to their training goals?  Here, you’ll learn how social influences and support systems can spark the dialogue.…

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MONDAY – Filthy AMRAP – FitCalisthenics – Calisthenics Fitness Article

MONDAY – Filthy AMRAP – FitCalisthenics MONDAY – Filthy AMRAP – FitCalisthenics Fit Calisthenics – Routine of the Day  First day of the week is here and we’re going to kick it off in high gear. Kill this AMRAP by establishing a pace and pushing each round to stay true to it. You got this! 16 minute AMRAP (As Many Rounds…

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Want Results Like These? | CrossFit Mansfield – Crossfit Fitness Article

Want Results Like These? | CrossFit Mansfield Brett tracked his macros pretty loosely AND still saw these great results! We work with people remotely as well to get the same results. What does remote mean? We help you with weekly strategy calls and custom macros! Workout at your own gym or with us. Either way! Download the Better Human App and Flexible Eating Blueprint below and give us a call!   6 weeks 17.1lbs down 3.2% body fat lost Here’s…

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5 Times Sore Muscles Are a Bad Thing – Fitness Article

5 Times Sore Muscles Are a Bad Thing We all know the feeling of waking up the morning after a particularly brutal workout only to find walking is hardly an option. Soreness can be a sign of a workout that was challenging but beneficial to your body, but other times it can signal injury.  If you are constantly wondering if your I-can’t-sit-down-without-assistance soreness is normal, check for these five warning signs that something else may be to blame for your…

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Move Forward 5k/10k Race 2019, Featuring a New Course! – Physical Therapy Fitness Article

Move Forward 5k/10k Race 2019, Featuring a New Course!  Are you a runner, walker, or just love dogs (and/or beer)? The Regis University School of Physical Therapy is hosting its 17th iteration of the Move Forward 5k/10k and kids run at Regis University on September 21st, 2019. The race will take place on the Regis University Northwest Denver campus, and we are especially excited this year to unveil a new course that takes participants off campus and onto the beautiful…

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40 Fitness Continuing Education (CE) Courses (Complete List) – Workout Fitness Article

Get the Basics… Certified Personal Trainers (CPTs) must obtain continuing education credits to maintain their certification. Many professional organizations offer a variety of different CEU or CEC courses in various formats. It’s important for personal trainers to know how many CEUs or CECs are required from your certifying organization and the length of time to obtain them Learn about 40 popular CEU and CEC courses offered by seven reputable organizations. Continuing Education Credits (CECs) or Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are…

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Badger CrossFit | July Committed Club (2019) – Crossfit Fitness Article

Badger CrossFit | July Committed Club (2019) The second half of 2019 has begun and yet another committed group for July! Congratulations to the following members for their dedication to their training, wellbeing, and health! Being a part of the committed club is an honor and a testament to fitness performance gains. The more you’re at Badger CrossFit, the closer you are to your goals! Many came, but didn’t RSVP and Check-in to classes.  To be a part of the committed club,…

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5 Exercises to Improve Your Deadlift – Workout Fitness Article

Every gym has at least one of them (OK, more like 10 of them)—the people who want to improve a specific skill or movements so their answer is to practice that skill every single day.   I have a client—bless her heart—who was frustrated that her deadlift hadn’t improved in 12 months and proceeded to deadlift heavy every single time she came to the gym for six months. At the end of it all, her deadlift weight hadn’t increased, but…

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April Athletes of the Month – Crossfit Fitness Article

April Athletes of the Month Welcome Spring, and congratulations to our April Athletes of the Month, Pat Staiger and Margaret Perry! “Pat joined us after doing CF at another gym for a while, and once he tested the waters with us, he was hooked” says Coach Hannah. “He is now an integral part of our community and I can’t remember what it was like before he was here. Pat is a coach’s dream because he is humble, thoughtful and always…

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MONDAY – Burpee Til You Die – Calisthenics Fitness Article

MONDAY – Burpee Til You Die MONDAY – Burpee Til You Die – FitCalisthenics Fit Calisthenics – Routine of the Day  I heard you like burpees! I love them too. They’re a wicked full body exercise and yes, they’re killer but I used to hate them until I learned to love them! Start your Monday off by doing that one thing…

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Link between sporting knee injuries and total knee replacements – Physical Therapy Fitness Article

Link between sporting knee injuries and total knee replacements Currently there is a well-established association between knee injuries and the development of knee osteoarthritis (1). Although knee osteoarthritis and knee replacements are not the same thing – the two are heavily linked. For more information, have a read of my previous “Knee Osteoarthritis” blog which you can find HERE>>>. From this concept, it can be argued that if you were to have a knee injury, or multiple knee injuries –…

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Skimble’s Pro Workout of the Week: Get Out and RUN! – Workout Fitness Article

Get ready for 25 minutes of sun, fun, and run! This running workout has a built-in warm-up and ramps up in intensity at a progressive, but efficient pace. Don’t forget to connect your smartwatch or heart rate monitor to see which ‘zones’ you’ve been training in. Get ready to work hard and reap the benefits. Do you have a fitness resolution? Make progress towards achieving your goals with Skimble’s top fitness apps and supportive community. If you’re new to Skimble, our…

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11 Reasons Why Personal Trainers Should Teach Indoor Cycling – Workout Fitness Article

“Teach Indoor Cycling?  Who, me? I don’t think so. I’m a trainer!” It isn’t uncommon to hear of group fitness departments being at odds with personal training teams.   Instead of working together to help members get the most out of their complete gym experience, trainers often look down on group fitness programs and may not recommend that clients take classes.  On the other hand, some group fitness instructors may generally view trainers as being elitist. While many are content…

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The True Pilates Sydney Community — True Pilates Sydney Studio – Pilates Fitness Article

The True Pilates Sydney Community — True Pilates Sydney Studio On top of the celebrations and demonstrations on the night, ‘we’ as the True Pilates Sydney Community also raised money for Charity to help the homeless by raffling off prizes donated by the studio and local businesses. We are so proud to be part of a community with a social conscience and regard in helping those who are less fortunate.With the night being such a success, it has renewed our sense and resolve…

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Tight Hips? Here’s the Fix – Pilates Fitness Article

Tight Hips? Here’s the Fix It’s not news that sitting for prolonged periods of time can reek havoc on your body. Lack of movement can cause bad posture, nagging lower back pain, and neck strain – but did you know that sitting is also the primary cause of hip tightness? Sitting all day means rarely extending your hip flexors which in turn, makes them shorter. This shortening can create an unwanted domino effect on the alignment of your pelvis, lower…

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