5 Tips to Simplify Your Strength Training

To the average gym goer, strength training can seem like a daunting task. Most influencers on social media showcase unnecessarily complicated and sometimes dangerous workouts that the general public does not need to do to see results. In this blog post I’ll be listing 5 tips to help you simplify your strength training because strengthContinue reading “5 Tips to Simplify Your Strength Training”

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Start 

On the last day of 2021, it seems as though we’re being bombarded with the same rhetoric as usual at this time of year. “New year, new me,” as the popular saying goes. Is there any merit to that way of thinking? Perhaps there is! In the recent podcast episode on Stronger By Science, GregContinue reading “Why Now is the Perfect Time to Start “

Why You Should be Your Own Body Goals

Almost everyone has seen a picture of someone and immediately used it as inspiration for what their ideal body type is. While seemingly innocent, this common way of setting physique goals is borderline dangerous and sets us up for disappointment and failure. This blog will list reasons why it may not be the best ideaContinue reading “Why You Should be Your Own Body Goals”

Do This to Lose Fat & Build Muscle 

Did you know there’s more to a healthy lifestyle than eating right and moving your body? Of course! However, did you know that adding in more of this particular action can help improve brain function, regulate satiety hormones, and help build and repair muscle tissue? If it’s not obvious by now what this action is,Continue reading “Do This to Lose Fat & Build Muscle “

Why Women Don’t Get Bulky When Lifting Weights 

One of the greatest barriers to resistance training women face is misinformation. The online fitness space is riddled with extreme claims, fads, and misinformation that, unfortunately, becomes commonplace in society. One false claim that circulates to this day is the idea that women can get “bulky” with resistance training. This brief article will discuss whyContinue reading “Why Women Don’t Get Bulky When Lifting Weights “

The Most Important Part of Your Fitness Journey 

Arguably, the most important part of your fitness journey is not determining how many sets, reps, and how much weight you should lift. It’s not even determining whether or not you should do steady state cardio, high intensity interval training, weight lifting, or any combination of the like. The most important part of your fitnessContinue reading “The Most Important Part of Your Fitness Journey “

Why Women Should Lift Weights

Women are constantly bombarded with messages on how to change their appearance by the fitness and diet industries with little to no regard to how it may impact their overall health long term. Fad diets, weight loss teas, dangerous supplements, and more are often promoted to achieve a “healthy lifestyle” over the proven basics ofContinue reading “Why Women Should Lift Weights”

What to Expect When Hiring a Personal Trainer

The title of this blog post should actually be changed to “What to Expect When Hiring a Good Personal Trainer.” Unfortunately, not all personal trainers are created equal because the process of acquiring an education to become one is not standardized. Technically, anyone with a spare grand of cash and fairly decent memorization and testingContinue reading “What to Expect When Hiring a Personal Trainer”

How to Create a Training Program Using Movement Patterns 

When creating a well-rounded strength training program, it’s important to know the basic movement patterns associated with different major muscle groups in order to develop a balanced physique. Core movement patterns that cover the entire body include: Squats – Quads and Glutes Hinges – Glutes and Hamstrings Horizontal Hip Extension – Glutes and Hamstrings  VerticalContinue reading “How to Create a Training Program Using Movement Patterns “