“Why don’t we bench press more often?” It’s a common question in the CrossFit world and at our gym. A once well-known benchmark of overall strength, the bench press went from being the absolute measuring stick of men, to somewhat of a back-burner piece that is hardly used in fitness, today. Here’s why… The Pros

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The phrase seems so obvious, cliche even. Of course better is better, how could anyone mistake that point. Yet amazingly, I see it nearly every day. Given the setting of this blog, one would assume I’m referring to specifically to training / fitness and one would be partially correct in that assumption. The aforementioned statement

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Routine in fitness is viewed as a “no-no.” We want to regularly challenge and shock the body. The body is adaptive and we want to keep it guessing, never allowing it to relax. But what about when it comes to life’s monotonous and daunting daily tasks? We certainly don’t want each day to be a

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Abs. Everyone wants them. It seems logical to get them, we need to train them. Them  – the abs. So most trainers send their clients on a schedule of “core exercises” to get that blazing hot summer body but, what if that’s all a load of shit… The “core” is the collection of muscles that

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