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July 31, 2018

Desire to improve. Not a desire to win, to PR, or achieve some insanely notable feat, but to just improve. Improvement over time. Slow and steady. Improvement that you know isn’t a fluke or a stroke of good luck. When you’ve worked hard, paid your dues, and put in the consistent effort to earn the

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July 26, 2018

Use rest / active rest days to make a conscious effort to recover. Take action to improve your overall health and/or performance. Here are just a few of my favorite techniques to help me make the most of my rest days: Swimming or Bike ride Both of these allow us to get out of the

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June 1, 2018 – SQUAT

EMOM 5 5 air squats Focus on absolute perfect mechanics. This is not for “speed” or for time. Use this it dial in technique and activate muscles. Back Squat (5-5-5-5-5) Why should we all be squatting more? Besides the very obvious fact that it’s a normal and fundamental human movement, we (in the westernized world)

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May 7, 2018: “Ego”

MetCon Back Squat TGU     What does “check your ego” in reference to our gym mean? It seems obvious that it discourages cocky demeanors, belittling others, and walking around aggresively, strutting yourself and letting the world know how great you are, but what else? How does it apply to EVERYONE? Remember when you signed

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Eating and Exercising for Weight Loss

Keto? Paleo? Whole 30? HCLF? Atkins? The amount of readily accessible, ready for download and/or purchase, diets is overwhelming. There is SO much (conflicting) information, he said, she said, and pure NONsense that even experienced athletes and fitness enthusiasts can easily get lost in the worldwide web. Preface Let’s set a few parameters before going

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A Fitness Guide: Pt. 1 – Your Why

“Where do I start” is one of the most commonly heard phrases surrounding fitness, health, and weight loss. People have motivation and inspiration but, no real direction or set goals. We see thousands of success stories on instagram and little to no stories or photos on the COUNTLESS failures, setbacks and mishaps. The beautiful inspiration

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