Blogs about Fitness

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Healthy Mind, Healthy Body
The world of bodybuilding is full of myths and falsehoods, and one of the most prevalent ones is that masturbation affects muscle growth. In fact, this couldn't be further from the truth! Masturbation is a healthy and beneficial activity that can help you to perform at optimal levels.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 • Inglewood, CA 90302-4058
Taunya Taylor's Blog
You know when you’re on the airplane and it’s getting ready to take off and the flight attendant goes through the whole safety procedures of what to do in an emergency? They show you where all the exits are, how to put on a life vest, and then they tell you about the oxygen mask. You know that part where they say there might be a change in cabin pressure and this little yellow mask will fall from the overhead ceiling? “Please put on your oxygen mask before assisting others.” Why is that? Are they saying that you’re more important than your child?
Thursday, April 14, 2016 • Whitefish Bay, WI 53217
Garrett Stangel's Blog
Spring time marks the time where energy comes back up to the surface and new growth surges. This is no more true than in Wisconsin where we will be come out of hibernation to soak up the first sunny day and everyone there after. It amazes me how good the first 40° day feels in Spring when it nearly shuts me down in the Fall.
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 • Albuquerque, NM 87109-3215
Megan Merchant's Blog
Dear friends, The other day I was dancing Tango with a student in my UNM Ballroom class, and he thanked me for sharing my darker story of physical challenges with the class last fall.  
Tuesday, April 05, 2016 • albany, NY 12204
Monday, April 04, 2016 • Denver, CO 80222
Friday, April 01, 2016 • Lake City, SC 29560
Owen Johnston's Mind-Body Fitness Blog
 The video linked below explains an excellent tactic. I have been doing basically the same thing but with drop sets added in. My own triceps work usually goes like this: Bodyweight triceps extensions, 8-12 reps Diamond pushups, 8-12 reps Triceps dips (aka chair dips or bench dips), 12-15 reps
Friday, April 01, 2016 • Lake City, SC 29560
Owen Johnston's Mind-Body Fitness Blog
The short link below leads to a blog post that links out to a wall chart PDF. It includes the names of each step in the "Big 6" progressions, progression goals, and a flowchart. Quite useful to print out and post on your wall or save to your phone. It is based on the first Convict Conditioning book.
Friday, April 01, 2016
Our Health Guide
The approach that women use in the process of losing weight is completely different from that of men. The different is not only because of the difference in physiology, but it is due to the different body systems, the impact of the hormonal levels.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 • Whitefish Bay, WI 53217
Garrett Stangel's Blog
Every so often, I get a great idea!  Or at least I think it's a great idea.  As I often do, I bounce it off reasonable people (yes, Heather, I am referring to you as reasonable) to see if she agrees.  Typically, she doesn't agree and rather than humor me, she rollls her eyes and scoffs at the idea to make sure that I know just how bad the idea is.