I hope you all had an amazing Thanksgiving and enjoyed time with friends and family and some of your favorite foods! If you are struggling to get back to your “norm” give this article by Josh Hillis a read! It’s Not Thanksgiving That Makes You Fat– Josh Hillis This week I shared my new favorite squat variation courtesy of Erik Börjesson.
If you don’t know…now you know…I LOVE ME SOME GLUTES! Whether you sit all day, are an athlete, an avid lifter, or someone looking to have a higher and tighter backside the HIP THRUST is your ticket to GLUTE CITY. The hip extension along with posterior chain (glutes + hamstrings) activation make it a top beginner strength training exercise
IT HAS BEEN A MEMORABLE WEEK (in and out of the studio) TO SAY THE LEAST! Here are some more awesome client progress photos 🙂 Lookie what we have here 🙂 Long time client and friend JT simply killing his nutrition and #strength training. Double tap if you can see a difference 👍🏻💪🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👌🏻
June is all about the basics! This week I discussed the kettlebell deadlift along with different cues and exercises I often use to teach people how to hinge. Enjoy! You guys know I am loving my online group nutrition coaching! Here are some more AWESOME results from my kick-ass clients 🙂 Here is 1 month of nutrition + strength training! Here is
As you know, each Tuesday I post an exercise tutorial. The past two months have been spent reviewing proper kettlebell techniques. For the month of June I will be teaching the basics for beginners! There are TONS of intense strength/ conditioning routines on the market for mainstream purchase. The problem is many everyday folks CAN’T perform
I hope you guys are having a great Memorial Day Weekend so far! This weeks #Tutorial #Tuesday featured one of my “oldie but goodie” all time favorite rowing variations… The Bent Over Row (in line lunge stance). Performing the row in this manner allows us to create a GREAT TOTAL BODY EXERCISE… using just a kettlebell and your
In this weeks Tutorial Tuesday, I discussed the Renegade Row: It just so happens, that this exercise is included in the first of your FREE WORKOUTS! By now you all know I LOVE emphasizing the posterior chain during my workouts. The benefits are numerous and include improved posture, decreased incidence of low back pain, a stronger upper back, as well
For the past month we have broken down the kettlebell windmill and bent press so that it is accessible for all levels. In this weeks #tutorial Tuesday I shared the two major variations of the kettlebell bent press 🙂 ENJOY! Handstands are one of my favorite bodyweight exercises and I have gotten much more comfortable with them over the years.
The last few months have been full of great kettlebell exercises. As you know, one of my favorite things to say is “Everything You Do, You Must Undo.” Upper back tension from sitting at your desk or exercise?!?!?!? Here is an amazing upper back release that drastically improves shoulder mobility courtesy of Jill Miller. Feel free to use
By now you all know that I LOVE me some 1/2 kneeling exercise variations because they are accessible to all populations! This week I went over how to bent press in the 1/2 kneeling position. This is a great one to learn/review, regardless of your experience level, seeing as the bent press is a complex exercise. Take some time and get this variation