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Strength Training 101

First of all, lets face it: Putting everything else aside, life is EASIER when you’re strong.  Carrying groceries? One trip. Children to carry? No problem. Car stuck in the snow? Push it out with ease.Plus, whether you’re 100 lbs overweight or just need to lose the last 15, strength training is one of the most effective ways to burn fat and build muscle.

Top ten reasons for women to start weight lifting

As so many of you liked my recent post on weight lifting and how the media’s representation of it is wrong for women, I decided to do another post on the same topic. So these are my top ten reasons for women to lift weights…10 You will gain strength (without looking like Arnie)

No Excuses Training

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Fitness & Power Plate

Fitness Power Plate Aventura Training and wellness center. PERSONAL TRAINERS, POWER PLATE INSTRUCTORS. TRX , Spinning , Cardio , Free Weights Individual Heart rate monitors E-mail us for a FREE SESSION info@streamlinevibrations.com (305) 466-6540

Streamline Vibrations Power Plate

Fitness Power Plate Aventura Training and wellness center. PERSONAL TRAINERS, POWER PLATE INSTRUCTORS. TRX , Spinning , Cardio , Free Weights Individual Heart rate monitors E-mail us for a FREE SESSION info@streamlinevibrations.com (305) 466-6540

Determination+Hard Work= RESULTS and the cool stuff :)

The determination on this client of mine is like nothing ive ever seen! She came to me wanting to lose weight and tone up... I had no idea how much she would actually put into it but I was ready to run if she was.Day one came and it wasnt looking good... barely a 20 second plank (on the forearms) and 20 squats and she had taken a seat.3 months later..She has bought 3 new pairs each one 2 sizes smaller than the last.She flips 500lb tires.She can do L sits on the parallel bars and is well on her way to doing pullups.

5/3/1 - 13 months of fun!

I just completed 13 months of 5/3/1 training and have increased my basic lifts by about 50lbs each (deadlifting 435 lbs, squating 300 lbs, benching 255lbs and overhead press of 175 lbs).Lessons learned:

Five Reasons You Shouldn’t Skip Your Cool-down

 

LETS GET AFTER IT!

Break out of your Exercise Rut

BREAK OUT OF YOUR EXERCISE RUT.By Shane McLean, Certified Personal Trainer. Love exercise but sick and tired of not getting the results you deserve?  Making small changes in your current routine could be just what you’re looking for. Implement one or more of the following plateau busters next time you’re getting after it. Your body will thank you for it. 1.     Change the tempo