Blogs about Aerobics & Fitness Association Of America (AFAA)

Friday, July 18, 2014 • Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA)'s Blog
The year 2013 closed with considerable public focus on extreme fitness activities. Obstacle courses, fitness races and almost cultlike fitness activities have garnered ever increasing public interest and fitness industry market share. However, at the same time, these events have heightened public and media focus on fitness activity injuries and deaths as well as the qualifications of fitness professionals such as personal trainers. 
Tuesday, May 07, 2013 • SUNNY ISLES, FL 33160
yes i can
So ,  last night went on a fabulous walk slash talk with my girl, Sunny, i loved it 1 hour power walk, o yaaaaa!!!!!!!!today I started my day with seeing from the balcony into the intercoastal, a shark,  yes i said shark, stingray or manaray, and 3  manatees.  Seriously!!!!!!The best wake up ever. ate my protein pancakes, taught an amazing sculpting class, and yes I was sore from yesterdays class, ouch. BTW i teach 3 classes tomorrow, yep i might be nuts  but day 7 , rockin and rollin.
Sunday, May 05, 2013 • SUNNY ISLES, FL 33160
yes i can
so pushing it with 7 workouts last week was trully hard, this week i think I have the same, i am really tired and my muscles are exausted. i have to eat a bit more carbs this week to keep up with all this muscle abuse.This week I am going to make cauliflower mashed potatoes, from my nutritionist freind Sunny, and also I will try one new recipe out of my fitness mags, I will let you know which one when i decide.Today will be another rest day, because I need it badly. By tomorrow , Zumba should be a breeze. Have a great Cinco de Mayo, enjoy those cocktails lightly.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 • Athens, AL 35611
  Balance Personal Training LLC
...attack the plan!  Most of the successful events of our lives were born from a simple idea or thought. It is the same for our fitness goals.  After deciding on your goal it is helpful to put a plan into place.  Doing so will help you achieve a positive outcome.  Fitness is no different.  It is good to quantify all aspects of your new goal(s).   Exercise and nutrition both deserve equal attention when you begin to create your plan for success.  How do you create a plan? 
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 • Athens, AL 35611
  Balance Personal Training LLC
January 2nd many people hit the ground running in regards to their New Years fitness goals.  Are you still on track? Nearly two thirds of adults in the United States who make New Year's resolutions have set fitness goals as part of their resolution. Of those, 73 percent gave up before meeting their goal, according to a recent online study conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of Bodybuilding.com in November 2012.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 • Athens, AL 35611
  Balance Personal Training LLC
Crunched for time?  Try this bodyweight circuit for anywhere anytime workout! A1  Jump Squats  X10A2  Pushups  X 10A3  Burpees X 10A4  Plank (Hold most difficult plank as long as possible)A5  Walking Lunges  X10Rest :30 – Repeat  for a total of 5 circuits
Sunday, January 06, 2013 • Athens, AL 35611
  Balance Personal Training LLC
 Do you make a New Year’s Resolution which has a focus on good health and fitness?To achieve success in your resolution keep these 3 things in mind.1)   Choose a realistic goal.2)  Create a plan/outline .3)  Have someone hold you accountable or partner up in your efforts. A goal without a plan is just a wish- by following these 3 suggestions you will be on your way to being successful in your efforts!