If you’re not following a program, be it designed by yourself, a trainer or one you picked up online, fix that before you read further. I like facts on this … Continue Reading Workout program expiration dates? When to switch?
Patience is a virtue, as our parents said. You know, the days where you’d protest “how long do I have to wait……….six hours?!” Ironically with age, six hours of quality … Continue Reading Instant gratification among health and fitness
Branched chain amino acids are supported by a wealth of research. Perhaps only inferior in terms of scientific support to creatine. Study after study backs creatine. BCAA’s are backed by … Continue Reading Performance enhancing supplements – a primer on BCAA’s (with experience)
Sprinting: The act of running over a short distance at maximal (or near) speed. Sprinting’s definition for you and I: An efficient, schedule friendly, insanely powerful and much superior method to lower … Continue Reading Track sprints for conditioning
I know how it is………. You’d love to know exactly what ratio of fast twitch to slow twitch muscle fibers you have. I bet you’d also like to know definitively … Continue Reading Forget the quest for perfect programs and answers!
Sleep just like oxygen is essential to our existence as human beings. However “modern life” is extracting more and more of our precious sleeping hours with all the unsustainable schedules … Continue Reading 5 Natural and supplement free ways to enhance sleep!
Digestion: How well does your body use and assimilate the foods you eat? The best diet in the world will not produce adequate results if your digestive system is dysfunctional! By ‘dysfunctional’ – … Continue Reading The fast track to better digestion!
We all know (or should) that the process of “working out” or “training” is only effective when carried out in the respect of a crucial equation……… The balance of catabolism … Continue Reading A super effective post workout recovery boosting routine!
“How much can you bench bro?” This question flies around all over the place and in most gyms you’ll be sure to hear it. Even if you mention you’re into … Continue Reading Knowing your 1RM’s (one rep maxes) is worth much more than bragging rights!
With summer well and truly here, the enviable possession that is the coveted “6 pack” is all too envied and desired! With the amazing weather we’ve been having so far, … Continue Reading The best route to 6 pack abs (individual training advice)
Yoga yoga yoga! The oh so ancient glory that is Yoga. Thousands of years old, humans have been performing and participating in Yoga themed movements since long before … Continue Reading Come on fellas…….do Yoga!
“Get some BLOOD in the GAME” Anyone currently second guessing themselves, wondering if they have what it takes, wondering what it’s all for. “Why am I doing this?” I’ll say … Continue Reading Motivation tip: Get some BLOOD in the GAME!
Very few human beings are perfectly balanced when muscle is concerned. We all have muscular imbalances to some degree or another. Often it is simply a difference between right and left, particularly … Continue Reading Lagging body parts? Trouble “feeling” a muscle?……..Some tips:
Progression – a state of continual improvement as a result of certain habits Progress is desired by us all in some form or another. In the world of health … Continue Reading Constant progress? Periodization is KEY!
We all have goals in life, these goals can often be divided into categories: Financial, educational, spiritual and more often than not; physical Physical themed goals stem from the principle of improved health. … Continue Reading The most paramount factor to achieving your goals!