I found some great fitness tips on www.fitnessandpower.com regarding building muscle & losing fat through your workouts. I can’t tell you what a difference weight training can make for anyone once it is a part of your fitness plan. You don’t have to be afraid to pump some iron, especially if you are getting the proper instruction for a certified personal trainer! Contact us to find out more.
Vitamin D promises to be the most talked-about and written-about supplement of the decade. You can find articles all over the internet about the importance of Vitamin D. If you live in the blue area on this map it’s very likely that you don’t receive enough Vitamin D. You can check out a few more Vitamin D Deficiency Risk Factors here. If you need some realistic nutritional advice give us a call.
Just yesterday on the evening news, the TV anchor was professing benefits of strength training for older adults as one of the best ways to stay healthy as you grow older. As I have professed many times on this blog, “you shouldn’t be afraid of training with weights!” Now, this isn’t to say that you should go to your local gym, load up the bar with 100’s of pounds, and try to pump some iron! However, if you start working with a NJ Certified Personal Trainer, the use of weights in your exercise routine will only benefit you in the long run. Give us a call to see how.
Myth: Women Need to Lift Only 3-Pound Weights. Reality: This is some of the most irresponsible information you’ll find — but it’s everywhere! Studies have shown weight training is a key to preventing osteoporosis, creating lean muscle mass, raising your metabolic rate and creating strength. How are you going to sculpt a flat belly, a nice back or great legs with only 3 pounds? Limiting your heavy strength training is just cheating your body out of the amazing benefits of strength training. And it’s not just limited to women — men: pick up the heavy weights and push yourself!
Today is National French Toast Day, and I love french toast as much as the next person, however I can think of a hundred better alternatives for breakfast that can help you jump-start your day with important and critical nutrients. Here are 27 ideas for a healthier breakfast from Reader’s Digest. Your Mom always told you that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and she was 100% right!
Many new clients who train at our Wyckoff, NJ personal training studio have never even thought of working out with free weights. Although many of you have seen those guys at the gym pumping iron and have kept your distance, I have to tell you that weight training should be an essential part of your workout. A proper lifting technique is a must and you should have a NJ certified personal trainer help you get started, but don’t ignore those weights – they will help you reach your goals!