Swimsuits & Scenery – Top 10 Spring Break Locations

The snow has melted and the days are warming up. You have worked hard these past few months and it’s time to show off...

Ask the Expert: Q&A with Strength and Conditioning Coach Charles Staley

Q: I’ve been reading a lot lately about the benefits of low-bar squats (like what powerlifters use) — in particular I often see the claim...

Pursuing Mastery (Part 2) – A Better Way to Approach Life

Well, here we are in March. Three months into the journey to your more “perfect self”. How’s it going? Did you reach your long-term...

Clear Mind Focus: 8 Tips to Help Clean Your Mind

A clear and focused mind can go a long way in helping you create your best body. These tips can help give “spring cleaning”...

Be SMART With Your Goals – Pursuing Mastery (Part I)

By Dr. Thomas Fisher, PhD, LMHC, CSCS Here, at the start of a New Year, I am often asked about what would be considered “reasonable” goals for...

Kaizen: Japanese for “Improvement”

By Dr. Thomas Fisher, PhD, LMHC, CSCS Well, here it is… January 1st… The “Big One”… Time to make the change… No more “Mr. Nice Guy”… You’ve...

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The History of Muscle Beach – Part 1

“This is where my sport started.” The physical street address is 1700 Ocean Front Walk, Santa Monica, California, and it’s nothing more than a swath...