Never too late to start Training!

By |2019-12-10T18:12:55+00:00December 9th, 2019|blog, Fitness, Group and Personal Training, Health|

Despite the known benefits of physical activity to health and physical function in aging, the proportion of older adults meeting recommended physical activity guideline remains low (27%). One in four individuals ages 65 years and older falls in the United States every year, and falls are the leading cause of [...]

Warm-Up/Cool-Down/Stretch/Recovery

By |2020-07-27T00:43:32+00:00December 9th, 2019|blog, Fitness, Health|

Dynamic Warm-up: A dynamic warm-up is a great way to prime the body for training. Lingering soreness can be alleviated by a dynamic warm-up by encouraging blood flow and movement through a large range of motion. A dynamic warm-up consists of a few minutes of an activity that will elevate [...]

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What is Functional Training?

By |2019-12-09T15:14:11+00:00December 9th, 2019|blog, Fitness, Group and Personal Training, Health|

“Functional training” a tremendous popular term we hear personal trainers throw around in any fitness setting, but just like “core training” the concept of functional training or functional fitness is nothing new. In fact, our early ancestors relied on physical endurance, agility, balance, core strength, proprioceptive awareness, neuromuscular coordination, and [...]

Worldwide survey of Fitness Trends for 2020

By |2019-12-09T15:12:44+00:00December 9th, 2019|blog, Fitness|

For the last 14 years, ACSM (American College of Sports Medicine) has circulated an electronic survey to thousands of fitness professionals around the world to determine health and fitness trends for the following year. This survey guides health and fitness programming and training efforts for 2020 and beyond, and as [...]