Category: exercise

What fitness pros wish you knew

Lots of good tips in this article for people searching for a qualified fitness professional to work with. To sum up: do your homework; don’t expect miracles; stay alert for lousy advice and unqualified instructors; and, plan to do some work. No trainer can make you do what […]

80% – The Key to Happier and Healthier Life?

So many coaches, especially the ones with mouths far bigger than their brains, make this mistake…more training is not the same as effective training. Or, as I used to tell the martial artists I tried to teach, exhaustion is not a training principle. Actually, it’s not a principle […]

Bodybuilding and Weight Training from IronOnline

Great essay by The Blond Bomber, bodybuilding icon Dave Draper, who writes a terrific periodic newsletter. This essay about The Best Workouts is an excellent read. Pay close attention to his list of internal and external requirements for an outstanding training session. Compliments are hard to receive and […]