Questions Answered by Jonathan

What is your personal favorite workout...for yourself?

23 Answers | Asked by Farel Hruska 1352 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 577 days ago
Compound, Multi-Joint or Full Body Exercises or Combination Movements thereof, in Circuit Fashion using multiple trainin... read more

How do you distinguish yourself from the competition?

10 Answers | Asked by Harris Sophocleous 578 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 577 days ago
To DIFFERENTIATE: A) INNOVATE: Do something different than your competition. At least from a conceptual ... read more

Can anyone recommend exercises for athletes that perform lateral movements? (to prevent knee and ankle injury)

8 Answers | Asked by dawn hubbard-powell 858 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 852 days ago
There are many, many exercises to help the knee and ankle joint and several great answers so far. Assuming you have an ... read more

Game ideas for clients??

13 Answers | Asked by Thea Ward 853 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 852 days ago
In the spirit of Halloween coming in just a few days from now, you could offer a "Halloween Fitness Bootcamp" and allow ... read more

What are some of your favorite recommended reads on Anatomy, Physiology and Biomechanics?

6 Answers | Asked by Raven Witchard 991 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 991 days ago
Strength Training Anatomy by Frederic Delavier. All of his anatomy books get great reviews and can be found for under $... read more

What is in your fitness book library?

8 Answers | Asked by Jenilee Quinto 1248 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 1246 days ago
besides the usual ACE, ACSM, CSCS, and NASM guideline books, textbooks and manuals... New Rules for Lifting... read more

What are your favorite exercises for the "lower body"?

22 Answers | Asked by Jennifer Scrofini 1357 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 1246 days ago
Step Up - you can change the height in addition to the resistance for more intensity, and add balance components through... read more

How many sets of the same exercise are you doing with clients?

13 Answers | Asked by Beverly Hosford, MA 1354 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 1346 days ago
With circuit training, I think it's more important to look at overall volume and making sure that all muscle groups are ... read more

Is there bone building benefit to walking with ankle and or hand weights?

17 Answers | Asked by Teresa Maldonado Marchok 1354 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 1347 days ago
I think Shawn Fears said it best. Using hand weight and ankle weights certainly increases the intensity o... read more

How do you remain energized so you do not experience professional burn out?

49 Answers | Asked by Debi Cristiano 1352 days ago
Answered by Jonathan Glick 1347 days ago
Don't be one dimensional, completing only one-on-one personal training sessions, for example. Think about g... read more