Everything You Need to Know Before Getting a Home Gym

Having your own place to train is worth it if you do it right. By Roger Lockridge There have been more posts on social media about...

More Triceps, Less Elbow Pain – Maximize Triceps Growth Without Hurting...

This workout will help you maximize the size of your triceps while minimizing the toll and impact that could bother your elbows. By Roger Lockridge Since...

Hold it, Hold it…The Surprising Benefits of Planking

By Megan Johnson McCullough The abs, back, and core love the plank. You… maybe not so much. But there are a number of reasons why...

Aerobic vs Anaerobic Exercise: It Comes Down to Oxygen

By Megan Johnson McCullough When exercise takes place, we move our bodies with the intention of bettering our health. There are many different ways to...

BURPEES: Love Them, Hate Them, Do Them

By Megan Johnson McCullough Everyone’s favorite exercise….NOT! Even though we hate them, there’s plenty of reason to love them. They burn some serious calories. They’re...

Improve Your Pullups With These 4 Tips to Add to Your...

While the bench press is probably the most popular upper body exercise there is, it can be argued that it isn’t the most accurate...

Train Like a Competitor – Jesse James’ Bodybuilding Competition Program

By Jesse James, Nationally Qualified NPC Men’s Physique Competitor So, you’ve been going to the gym for a few years now. You no longer consider yourself...

Everything You Need to Know About Hypertrophy – The Growth Factor

By Megan Johnson McCullough; NASM Master Trainer and Instructor and Professional Natural Bodybuilder Strength training and weight lifting have multiple benefits for all those who...

Why Women Over the Age of 50 Should Weight Train

With peri- and post- menopause, women will experience changes in their body shape, size and overall energy level. We can't avoid menopause, but with...

5 Fitness Myths That Just Aren’t True

With the sheer number of fitness publications, websites, and articles out there, it can be next to impossible to figure out what’s true. Read...

Recent Posts

Cortisol

Cortisol – The Misunderstood Hormone

Cortisol has firmly established itself as one of the bad guys in the hormonal world. However, in the right amount and at the right...

Low Carb Diet: Carbohydrates Influence on Testosterone

Cutting back on carbs is the norm for most people to lose body-fat. I am not opposed to cutting back on carbs such as...

The Best Pizza on the Grill

1 pizza dough (about 1 pound), store-bought or homemade Pizza sauce Cheese: Mozzarella, Asiago or Italian Blend Your Favorite toppings: vegetables, pepperoni, mushrooms, etc. Olive oil Equipment Grill, gas or charcoal Brush Long Metal tongs Directions Get...

BCAA Diet – Maintain Lean Muscle Mass with BCAA Supplementation

14 Grams of BCAA’s Maintains Lean Muscle Mass while on A Cutting Dieting Branched-chain amino acid (BCAA) supplementation has been shown to increase protein synthesis and decrease muscle...

Skip the Scale! 4 Other Ways to Measure Progress in Your Fitness

The number on the scale isn’t as big of a deal as you might think it is. Read on for some alternate ways to...