Blogs about Strength Training

How to Find the Right Personal Trainer for You

Making the decision to improve your health and fitness isn't always easy. Deciding how to go about it isn't necessarily any easier.

Delay the Disease The #1 Parkinson’s Exercise Program

I am excited to let everyone know that I received certification to instruct Delay The Disease The #1 Parkinson’s Exercise Program through OhioHealth. Delay The Disease is a life changing exercise program designed to correct physical challenges resulting from Parkinson’s Disease. Task Specific Practice (goal-based) exercise help with reorganization of neural structures “Practice their Weakness” and help the brain require/relearn take which drives motor and cognitive improvement.

Women On the Move

This is the first of several interviews titled: "Women On The Move." The stories are about women that made their dreams become reality. Women that live the life they want and deserve. Strong women with the focus and determination to pull out all the stops in their life.My first guest: Patricia Scott (50) Ultra runner, Mother, Wife, Full-time Nanny

Creating Your Own Reality

Creating Your Own Reality 

We Have 2 Ways to Face a Challenge:

We can use challenges to reach our goals as a means to unlock our strengths and refine the abilities that we are capable of. Each time we challenge our selves, the strength we create increase our confidence until we begin to see most challenges as opportunities. This is part of personal growth and remember you always have a choice! 1. We questions our beliefs OR we don't 2. We accept our perceived versions of reality OR we challenge them

How Cross Training can Transform your Body

The importance of cross training involves combining strength, endurance, flexibility, mobility and mindbody disciplines on a weekly schedule is a key component to avoiding a fitness plateau along with injury prevention. We as humans fall easily into a habit of doing the same routine and our bodies adapt and adjust to the comfort and ease over time. Also neglecting other areas of fitness can lead to injury and overuse.

The Principle of Specificity: Unstable surface training with Swiss/Stability/Bosu Ball and what is the point?

Swiss ball which is also called the Stability ball was originally created in 1960's as a means to provide instability and resistance by challenging and engaging "CORE" muscles, therefore, improving balance, strength and flexibility. The use of stability balls started out in a clinical setting as a tool to rehab patients from injuries. Unstable surface training merged its way into gym settings and quickly gained popularity in the fitness world, as a means to build strength, flexibility, improve posture along with the excitement of exercise selection.

Sustainable Training

 Sustainable Training

Forget About Calories

Recently a spin instructor told me how a couple mentioned to her that they burn the most calories during her class compared to the other instructors.

The Trip Of A Lifetime

A Trip of A Lifetime - AntarcticaAntarctica is one of the top 25 places to visit on the planet.