(Don’t) Put Your Back Into It: How to Properly Lift a Weight

In this 5-minute video, you'll learn the proper technique to lift a heavy weight in the gym and not injure your back. If you’ve ever suffered from a backache or injury you know one thing: you don’t realize how important your...

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What makes a trainer a good trainer?

For the last few years I have had the pleasure of talking to, meeting and working with trainers from many different places. Every single trainer I have met seems to have some personal style and opinion that shows in...

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Eating Healthy While Dining Out

How-To: Eating Healthy While Dining Out I can't even tell you the number of times I broke my healthy eating streak because I couldn't resist a night out to dinner with the girls or with my family. Not only would...

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Trail Fuel: What to pack for backpacking

Trail Fuel: What to pack for backpacking Did you know that a full day of backpacking can translate to your body burning upwards of 3,000-4,000 calories a day? Most backpackers out on the trails tend to under fuel in attempt...

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Metabolic Damage: Are You Starving Yourself Fat?

Has this ever happened to you? You follow a diet, lose a significant amount of weight, end the diet, gain all the weight back and plus some. Now, no matter how hard you try you can’t seem to lose...

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Fuel Your Body Right: How to Calculate Your Energy Needs

Learn how to take the guess work out of calculating your energy needs, to accurately fuel your body. How much do I need to eat in order to lose weight, gain muscle or improve my performance? This is one of the...

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