Category Archive » Agility and Speed

Get Accustomed with The Big Bouncy Stability Ball

Posted On October 15th, 2017

Stability balls are just more than what they look like. They are not mere big balls for to sit and bounce for fun, they offer a great way to improve strength, cardio endurance and balance. Stability balls take normal squats or push-ups to the next level. These bouncy balls are great for getting back into […]

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Advanced Lifting Techniques Best For Beginners

Posted On September 8th, 2017

For a beginner, there are various do and don’t when they start lifting weights. One of the main factors behind this is the caution against lifting heavyweights. Though a bit of friendly advice is always handy but there is no hard and fast rule which states that a novice cannot lift weights. Just a little […]

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What is V-Taper Training?

Posted On September 4th, 2017

The “V” taper is often used to refer to the shape of the upper body and torso of a person who has a great physique as well as upper-body muscles. The torso of such individuals forms the shape of the English letter V which results from the wide and broad shoulders along with the lats […]

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How to draw motivation for a Great Workout

Posted On August 24th, 2017

Motivation is one of the essential tools required to be successful at working out. It is the intrinsic motivation required to push through the pain barrier. So it is essential to strengthen the inner self through regular hard work and efforts. There are various steps which need to be followed for increasing as well as […]

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Developing Great Habits | Fitness Tips

Posted On December 28th, 2016

There are so many fitness magazines, fitpros, blogs, Instagram and twitter posts on health and fitness and what you should and should not do, that it gets daunting. Whom are you to listen too or what is valid and what is false? One way of going through all the information is to read  it and […]

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Women and Weight Lifting | 2017 Trends

Posted On December 12th, 2016

Just read a great article in the Wall Street Journal (link below) yesterday about Women and weight lifting and how this movement is starting to take off. Weight lifting was huge in the 1980’s, but so was the aerobic movement. It was exciting times, especially if you were able to participate or go to the […]

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Exercise the Entire Body | Strong Legs & Core

Posted On December 4th, 2016

When a person starts working out, especially when they are young, they just want to exercise their specific body parts. This is typical, especially with males who just want to do their chest and women who just want to work their legs and triceps. It is great that they are exercising, but it does not […]

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Weighing in on BMI | Is it a good measurement for athletes

Posted On October 3rd, 2016

BMI, which stands for Body Mass Index is a very popular metric used by the medical community and the Insurance Industry. I just read a very good baseball article on a study that looked at baseball players over a 100 years and noticed something amazing that happened in the 1990’s. The BMI of baseball players […]

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Kettlebell Training | Start out light and then progress

Posted On June 26th, 2016

When it comes to any kind of training, you always want to start off slow or light, and then progress. This same principle applies when you start lifting weights. Yes, I know some of you probably did a lot of resistance training in the past, but you should always give yourself a grace period to […]

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Pushing Past Your Comfort Zone | Hitting Your Max

Posted On May 4th, 2015

If you are one that will run a 5k a few times per week, or go to the gym and do your circuit with some intervals in-between on the bike or treadmill, you probably have not made remarkable gains. The first question to ask yourself is; are you getting the results you want with your […]

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