Blogs about Fitness Assessment

How Executive Physical Exams Can Protect Your Top Talent

More than a third of Fortune 500 companies offered executive physicals to their C-suite in 2013. This premium health care offering is growing even as companies cut other executive benefits across the board. Busy entrepreneurs, too, are increasingly recognizing the value of putting their own health first and investing in the executive physical experience. In the age of business class downgrades, why is the VIP physical growing?

The Top 4 Travel Destinations for Fitness Enthusiasts

While there’s something to be said for relaxing underneath a poolside cabana with a frozen drink in your hand, isn’t a lazy vacation a bit overrated? For fitness enthusiasts everywhere, dream vacations don’t happen poolside. They take place in exotic locations with scenic hiking trails, rigorous cycling routes, and breathtaking views. If that sounds like your idea of vacation, you’ll want to check out the following destinations. 

Sleep (2 of 5)- how much do I really need?

So much for September. Hello Halloween. Although it is a goal of mine to write more often, I only do when I am inspired AND make the time (aka make it a priority). Truth quote: "there are no excuses OR reasons, only priorities." Food for thought: will power doesn't exist and behavior change is accomplished when you believe that your efforts are worth it (aka belief leads to change).  

Modifications: An Approach to Individualizing Them for Yoga and Fitness

When we think of modifications it is often from a specific point of view.... “I have something going on that makes my usual practice/workout painful or inaccessible, so how do I work around it”. When a trainer or instructor first learns how to teach or train they generally will learn about common conditions and how they effect the body, and specific ways to 'modify' to those conditions. This is all very helpful. 

BODY FAT TESTING DAY (QUARTERLY CHECK UP)

Sport Specific?

When designing your training program, I suggest sitting back and analyzing WHY you are training? This is important as it should dictate HOW you train. The obvious example is for someone training for a marathon.

What Body Type are you? Ecto, Endo, or Mesomorph...

When I first got into the muscle building scene I was overwhelmed by the amount of differ

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!"  

3 Ways to Up Your Fitness Without “Working Out”

Working out is critical to your health with cardio, balance and flexibility, and strength training all equally important. However, “fitness” doesn’t just belong at the gym and there are many ways to improve it without putting on your Lululemons. Consider your well-being holistically, as a whole, and that fitness encompasses more than just a good workout session. There are a number of ways to up your fitness and well-being without working up a sweat. 

Online training now available

I’m happy to announce new online training packages. You’re far but you want to train, your schedule makes it hard for sessions or you just really don’t like spending quality time with me, well here ‘s a solution you. I put together 4 packages, fit for all budget levels. You get workouts, meal plans, coaching, all you need to be successful on your journey.