Blogs about Circuit Training

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Abstract Podium Presentation at NSCA National Conference 2016 in New Orleans, LA

A 4-month circuit functional high-intensity training progmam improves body composition and performance in sedentary overweight or obese women.

Top global fitness trends under the microscope of science-based research!

39th Annual NSCA National Conference in New Orleans, LA.

Metabolic Effects of HIIT

High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) is one of the most popular forms of fitness today. These workouts are designed to exert a maximum amount of effort in a relatively short period of time. This can be as little as seconds to a couple minutes. While conducting my personal training sessions, I use 30 second exercise intervals as a baseline and sets of 8 - 16 based on muscle groups targeted. So, why is HIIT so popular? 

Podium Presentation at the NSCA National Conference 2016

Trying to bridge the gap between innovative science and power-packed practical application in exercise for health and human performance through my research findings on the worldwide top fitness trend!…/conferences/2016-national-conference/

Exercise (5 of 5)

Here are some of the confusing things we hear and think about in regards to exercise:

Turns Out You Can Teach An Old Dog New Tricks

I have spent my entire teaching career focusing on Pilates and mindful movement.  I love the depth and breadth of this work.  I feel energized when I see a client feel the work deeply for the first time and understand that to be truly present in their exercise sessions brings about great change.  I recently had the opportunity to take a Spinning certification course.  I was very nervous walking into this class for several reasons.  For starters, this form of exercise was out of my comfort zone.  I teach slow, controlled, precise movements; not spinning!


Have you noticed how much time at the gym is lost on unnecessary small talk? Whenever I pass by any of the “big” gyms in the area, I observe, with horror, how some gym members come mostly to exercise their maxillofacial muscles while chatting with the other gym-goers. To me, exercising your facial muscles is not the primary goal of visiting a gym. Even today at one of the big gyms I kept glancing at quite a substantial group of people, formed by the regular members of that gym, as they congregated in the narrowest passage area of the room.

5 EXERCISES - 10 MINUTES – 100+ CALORIE BURN you do not have time to go to the #gym, do not have #exercise equipment and or just looking to boost your mid-day work break, try the below 10 minute #circuit for an instant way to fire up your #metabolism and burn calories. #NOEXECUSES #bodyweightworkout #fitness 

Exercise Done in 30 Minutes or Less