Rest Days Matter

Rest Days Matter

It’s not uncommon to see athletes get into the mindset of wanting to grind at the gym day after day. Want that summer body? I need to workout seven days a week, right? Wrong.   Want to podium at that next power lifting or CrossFit competition? I need to train hard every day, right? Wrong. […]

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Weights or Cardio for Fat Loss?

Many people think, “I need to lose weight, so I am just going to do cardio and skip the weights for now.” Lifting weights tends to be associated with an increase in strength and muscle mass, and cardio associated with weight loss. Is this really how it works? Is cardio the best way to lose […]

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5 Ways to Stay Fit with a Busy Lifestyle

Do you find yourself constantly putting off a fitness routine because you’re too busy? You work full time, have a family, friends, or other obligations? You aren’t alone. The number one reason people say they don’t workout is, “I don’t have enough time.”   We all know exercise is important for our physical and mental […]

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4 Incredible Benefits of Pull-Ups

What is a pull-up?   According to beach body specialist, Collette DeBenedetto, a pull-up can be defined as “a ‘compound’ exercise that involves a large number of big and small muscles, most notably your latissimus dorsi (lats) and biceps. In addition to working multiple muscles at the same time, the pull-up is also a multi-joint […]

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10 Motivational Songs to Listen to During Your Next Workout

Bored with your current playlist? Add these songs for some extra motivation!   “Eye of the Tiger” – Survivor “Lose Yourself” – Eminem “My Time” – Fabolous “You Shook Me All Night Long” – ACDC “Click Click Boom” – Saliva “Till I copllapse” – Eminem “Bringing Down the Giant” – Saving Abel “Monster” – Skillet […]

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