Empowered Entrepreneur Podcast: Amanda Vogel

Learn more about the business of fitness writing.

By Pete McCall, MS
Jul 29, 2019

For some people, teaching a few classes as an instructor or training a couple of clients per week is a perfect side hustle. But what if you’re a full-time fitness professional? Is there a good side hustle that will bring in a few extra dollars? Yes! Writing, specifically about fitness and exercise, is a great opportunity for full-time fitness professionals.

Amanda Vogel, MA, is a well-known writer who has been featured in Oxygen, ACE Certified News and Fitness Journal, among many other publications. On this episode of Empowered Entrepeneur, Amanda shares how she got started in fitness writing, how to pitch your work to an editor, and her favorite pieces to write. This episode will help you understand the business of fitness writing so you can determine if it’s something you want to add to your already-crazy schedule.

Pete McCall, MS

Pete McCall, MS

Pete McCall, MS, is the host of the All About Fitness podcast, and the author of Smarter Workouts: The Science of Exercise Made Simple as well as several articles and textbook chapters about exercise physiology. Pete holds a master’s degree in exercise science and has been educating fitness professionals since 2002. Currently, Pete lives in Carlsbad, California, where he is a consultant for Core Health & Fitness, Terra Core Fitness, 24 Hour Fitness and the American Council on Exercise, and a coach for the Coastal Dragons rugby club.

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