Blogs about Exercise Programming

2014 in Review: What I Learned, Part 2

I learned a lot in the first half of 2014, and then I bought a puppy. ..So how about that puppy?Meet Maximus Decimus Meridius (I’ll save the rest). Because you can’t have too many puppy pictures.

2014 in Review: What I Learned, Part 1

2014 was a really weird year for me.  I would put most of the blame on transition.  Yeah, I believe “transition” is the word that can sum up just about everything that happened to me in 2014. Where do I start…

Two Different "GPPs" Will Lead To Your Success In Fitness!

This world is truly over-informed.  Think about it.  Every other infomercial has something to do with fitness.  These 'Fitness Transformation' TV shows are running rampant.  The internet is absolutely LITTERED with different programs that will all gurantee you the same result, "Lose weight in 21 days!" "Get diamond chisseled abs with this diet and exercise program in 30 days!"  "Become a different, healthier, and fitter you in 90 days!"  

TRY BEFORE YOU BUY

Shout out to all those people who live in Dallas, TX. For a short time I'm offering a free success session and personal training session at T. Boone. Pickens YMCA. No obligation what- so ever. Please contact me at shanemcleantraining@gmail.com to book your spot today. Hurry spots are limited. Thanks your awesome. 

WHAT YOU SHOULD ALWAYS DO

One client asked me " what exercises are we doing today?" I said

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Grab a freind, co-worker or someone who is about your fitness level and train together! It gives you the benefits of personal training at a much lower fee. You get to have FUN with a friend and receive the same amonut of attention as personal training. Sweating it up with a friend also gives you accountablity to KEEP going. Call today to set up an no obligation consult.

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What i'm I, the crazy balance guy talking about?

Body Weight Training

 Good Morning! Today I would like to talk about how to properly incorporate bodyweight training into your workout routine. While weight training IS absolutely essential for your progress, it should NOT be the only way that you are training. You do not have to walk into the gym and put up as much weight as possible every time you work out. If you can move your own body via push-ups, pull-ups, body weight squats, ab wheel rollouts, etc., you are better off than people who lift heavy weights yet cannot do a pull-up. 

Is Synergistic Dominance Affecting You?

 Good afternoon! Today I would like to talk about synergistic dominance. Lately, I have seen a few people with this problem so I figured I would dig a little deeper into it, especially because most people do not even know that it is going on in their bodies. 

The Importance of Exercise for Sleep!

 Good Morning! Most people say that they do not exercise because they are too tired. Would you believe that these people are probably more tired BECAUSE they are not exercising? This is actually a very tough cycle to break, which is part of the reason why 70% of Americans are inactive (do not exercise 20 minutes 3-4 times per week). Exercise has many benefits with which you are probably familiar: