Many athletes perform some sort of regular warm-up and cool off during training and racing. A suitable warm up may step-up the blood flow to the working muscle which results in diminished muscle stiffness, less risk of trauma and bettered performance. Additional advantages of warming up include physiologic and psychological preparation.
Starting or getting back to a workout routine involves more than simply scheduling your exercises and joining a gym. As a matter of fact, it’s totally possible to join a gym and never really go, even as those monthly payments appear on your bank statement. Taking the time to really sit down and make a concrete schedule and plan is the essential first step towards building the body you want.
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.Spending a couple of hours once a week shopping and preparing for the week ahead will set you up for success. You will avoid skipping meals or grabbing junk food on the go, insuring your long-term success.
Your bad habits limit your success in life. Well, 2019 is now officially here! Starting a new year is always an exciting time. It’s a time for reflection, renewal, and re-commitment to excellence. Did you make one or more New Year’s Resolutions, like the majority of us do?And, if you’re like most of us, one […]
ARE YOU READY FOR MENOPAUSE? Think of your menopause like you would prepare for a road trip. Once you have selected your destination, you will look at the map and determine the route that is right for you. After that, you will likely be trying to determine your stops to refuel your car and reload […]
USED TO BE Are you a former professional athlete, dancer, did you use to be involved in a team sport, or simply use to be in great shape? Years have gone by, now you have a family, an endless list of personal and business obligations, you are successful. Perhaps you had to abandon your sport […]
CLEAR SPACE In order to manifest new things, you need to make space and get rid of the old. In our countdown to New Year 6-day drive, we will send you 1 email every day as a reminder to take at least one action to clear the space in order to be able to attract […]
A strength-training program is recommended in recovery. Just like we used to have corded then cordless phones, flip phones and now smartphones, the new generation of young adults are flocking to gyms, knowing how much stronger they become, feeling great and having so much fun with the freedom and control of their new body image, […]
SECRETS TO AN AGELESS SPINE Are you doomed to suffer from back pain for the rest of your life? That is what I believed! In the early eighties, I was involved in a series of car accidents, which left me with chronic back pain for over two decades. Over the years, I have tried everything […]
Form and technique matters in women’s strength training Women’s strength training is getting more popular as research continuously praises the benefits of strength training for women’s health. But form and technique does matter. Learn safely with Dr. Fitness USA’s proven Body Design Formula system. The other day, I was at the gym training on my […]