Blogs about Personal Training

Working With Brand New Clients

Many of you out there may have thousands of questions pertaining to exercise, diet, nutrition, etc., but aren't sure where to start or who to ask. Well, the best thing I've learned in my experience so far with anything is to take that leap, jump head first into your task at hand, and don't be afraid to ask questions! I'm fairly new in the health and fitness field and today I was actually able to work with my first brand new clients. Fresh into the weight room and even exercising they were probably just as nervous as I was today.

ACE Certification Committee Meeting

Participation as a Subject Matter Expert in a 3-day meeting by the American Council on Exercise in San Diego, CA regarding the Personal Trainer Job Analysis/Role Delineation Study for the ACE-CPT Certification Exam.https://www.acefitness.org/fitness-certifications/personal-trainer-certification/default.aspx

The Common Denominator

Look in the mirror.That's the only person in between who you are and the person you want to be. Period.Every day there's a new product, gizmo or diet that claims to be the fast track to a healthier and happier you. How many have you tried? Be honest. How did it "workout" for you? Right...that's what I thought.

PERSONAL TRAINING AT THE FRACTION OF THE COST.....

Did you know I offer online personal training with the same level of service as one on one training? Now you know. Check out my site and message me if you have any questions. http://balanceguytraining.trainerize.com/

Psychological Wellness: Enhancing Fitness Programs, and Michael Jackson?

This past weekend it was my honor to present on the topic of "Psychological Wellness" at the Albuquerque Strength and Conditioning Clinic, held annually for fitness professionals and interested public at the JCC of Greater Albuquerque

Positive Effect of Peer Pressure l Help Teens Exercise More

The term "peer pressure" generally comes with negative connotations.

Struggling to get by...get connected.

Good morning folks, Thanks for hanging in there! For fighting the fight. For being positive when you'd rather tell the world to take a long hike off a short pier. My name is Tanner and I’m in your corner. I'm here to tell you it's worth it. I appreciate and respect what you're doing. Please leave a comment (praise or prayer), if you can hear me now! 

Online Personal Training The Future of Fitness?

Online personal training, is it worth your time and money? Well, many people call it the next frontier of fitness. And some think otherwise.

Get Out The Way!

Time is money.  Wish I had a nickel for every time I've heard that.  How often have you wished for more than 24 hours in a day? Prioritizing our to-do list can be quite challenging.  By a show of hands, how high do you rank your personal health and well being?  

Personal Trainer Myths Debunked

Personal trainer myths debunked are my topic for today. As a personal trainer, I must admit there is some truth to most of the myths. However, not all personal trainers have been victims of the myths.