Blogs about Fitness Instructor

Think you have to be fit to take a fitness class? Think again!

One of the most common fitness class misconceptions that I encounter is the notion that you have to be at a certain level of fitness or have some sort of expert knowledge or experience to join the class. This is so false! Fitness classes are designed to help you get fit, or maintain your level of physical fitness. There is no requirement that you need to possess a certain amount of skill to join a class, or that you have to ‘be good enough’ to take the class.

Why I don't offer drop-in rate options

Since opening in August 2015, I’ve been asked numerous times if I have a drop-in rate for classes. Some of the reasons people give for desiring drop-in rates are that they want to try the class to see if they like it first (understandable) or that they’re too busy to regularly attend classes, which let’s face it, most people are overbooked these days. 

Bethesda Fitness Personal Training

Posture and Swords

Posture is an essential part of our vitality, health and energy. When our posture is poor we have less energy flow. When our energy flows are suboptimal, the central nervous system may perceive this as a threat resulting in giving the “cold shoulder” to the paths of connective tissue in the body. The less communication, the more we perceive unpleasant sensations, or pain.

Anywhere Fitness: No Excuses!

I came across an article today that lists 50 body weight movements that one can do anywhere. As a personal trainer, I always encourage clients, family, and friends to workout outside of the studio or gym in order to burn a few extra calories, maintain motivation, etc.

You ALL are the BEST

Thank YOU, thank you, thank you!!!As most of you know this has been a trying time due to my foot surgery....BUT, you have so rissen to the call for me.You have taught classes for me and brought me lots and lots of good food!!You have called and checked on me and just been there for anything I needed and I can't say thanks enough!So THANKS!!!!Finally starting back and it feels GREAT!!

Gina does "The Trainer's butt kicking boot camp"!

Whats in your weekend?

What's in your weekend? You worked for it, what's your pleasure?