Blogs about Strength Training

Shamrock Marathon 2015

The Shamrock Marathon has become one of my favorite spring races.

Opening at the New, Splendid, larger, Red Rock Views Sedona Location!

“Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.’ - UnknownI am extremely thrilled to announce my latest accomplishment, from which all of us will surely benefit:

3 Ways You Could be Hindering Your Weightloss Goals

Have you been working out consistently and eating healthier but have yet to see any weight loss results?  If so, there may be a few reasons why you aren't reaching your weight loss goals.Artificial Sweeteners:  Those who like soda and want to cut calories may choose diet sodas, but diet sodas can make it harder to lose weight.  

4 Benefits of Hiring a Personal Trainer

Whether you are striving to earn a beach body or to improve your overall health and wellbeing, you will need to create a fitness plan.  Of course you can develop your own fitness regimen, but you are more likely to stick to your fitness goals, and achieve them, by hiring a qualified personal trainer.  

I’ll Be Brief

Focused, hard working and no PUKING! - Week 2 complete

This post title depicts  the atmosphere in our XTREME FITNESS Makeover.   Two weeks in and attitudes have changed from timid to I CAN DO THIS!  Workouts are changed to ensure no two are alike and better yet they are productive and  challenging.

XTREME FITNESS MAKEOVER -Day 4 - Kick Butt and Take NAMES!

The title of this blog adequately describes what happened the first session of week 2. The participants are in this program to improve their fitness levels, body comps and lifestyle. All the while having individual goals in a group environment. Okay- So what the heck happened last night?!?!  A few words come to mind; loaded for bear and challenge me with a butt kickin!  The workout was absolutely owned by each and every one of them!!!

XTREME MAKEOVER - These women are amazing!

If you are following this blog please help me cheer these gals on.  They absolutely rocked their group workout this morning!  Energies were high and with obvious determination they powered though RIP TIDE.  In the coming hours I am sure they will be icing, foam rolling and stretching!  It's a good thing we covered those 3 very important revovery items. :)  If things continue as they are now there is no doubt what so ever that goals will be met and every one of these ladies will continue their journey.   Check ya later and have a great weekend!

Protein: When?

I came upon an interesting report which tested two theories on when it was best to consume protein. On each test, the group ate three meals a day.

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…