Blogs about Core Conditioning

Pilates for a Happy Back and a Rockin' Core

It’s a tough world out there: sitting through long commute and work hours, standing and walking on hard surfaces. Faced with these daily work/life balance challenges, it’s not surprising that at least 80% of Americans will experience back pain at least once in their lives.

The Balance Guy lastest

Check out my 3 strength  exercises that will help build core strength and great posturehttp://anthonydexmier.com/2015/04/29/three-exercises-for-core-and-posture-that-dont-suck/ and a great stay at home training for when you lack time but still want resultshttp://www.examiner.com/article/get-after-it  

Integrity

So a few events recently have got me thinking about integrity when it comes to hiring a personal trainer. When doing so, it is imperative to find a trainer that truly has YOUR interest at heart.

Better than nothing!

 

Feelin' the Love at the PJCC (Blink and 10 years go by)

“Blink!... Blink!” ordered my ophthalmologist.  Two ophthalmologists checked my eyes for nearsightedness, complete with the eternal question, “Which is better? One? Or two?” Turns out I needed a daily dose of eye drops, especially working in windy Foster City. Otherwise I could see perfectly fine.

Run Fest 2015

Run Farther & Faster and PROACTION Physical Therapy

How to Use Gliders for Dynamic Planks

How to Use Gliders for Dynamic PlanksPlanks are essential for training core stabilization and promoting strength and stability throughout the scapulothoracic region. While it is common to progress this exercise by holding it for longer periods of time, there are more efficient—and effective—methods of progressing a plank, including adding movement using gliders. Gliders provide a dynamic challenge by incorporating extremity movement and resistance, which helps increase core and upper-body strength. 

Semi-split circuit!

So as I have recently posted, I have been sticking to a three day a week full body workout with cardio days mixed in. Still, as I am such a big proponent of mixing workout up, today's and tomorrows workout have been changed.

Keeping it simple

Check out my latest offering on Training Tips, keeping it simple baby. Has a great little routine as well. Please share with your friends and family. Let me know what you think.

Men do Pilates too

Many men seem to assume that only women and older folks benefit from Pilates. Men hesitate to join in and instead stand on the sidelines with that curious look on their faces, perhaps asking themselves: