Training Power, When is it appropriate?

Hey friends, A common question is when is it appropriate to train for a power focus, and with who? Is it contraindicative to train power with the average client? Power is most definitely a fickle beast, it is the combination of strength and speed within an exercise. The combination of those two elements of the …

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Pre-workout, is it dangerous?

Hey team, Today we look at a relatively new phenomenon in the fitness industry, pre-workout. An argument could be made that pre-workout was popularized in the mid 1980's and has significantly grown in popularity, variety in gimmicks, flavours, and reasons why they are the "miracle supplement". Pre-workout is designed to be a flavoured drink that …

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Videos – How Letters can Strengthen our Back

Hello my lovely fitness enthusiasts, Today we are talking about a alphabetical exercise that will strengthen muscles in your back that are not commonly as active as they should be. Most people have a great deal of strength in their upper trapezius (leading to the shoulders constantly being elevated and potentially causing neck pain) but …

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Video – Reverse Lunge

Hey friends, For most people, hopefully their lifting career will span over anywhere from 20-40 years, so it is completely understandable to get sick of doing squats all the time to work your legs, lets switch it up a little bit! Today we are looking at another wonderful knee dominant exercise that you can include into …

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The EASIEST and SAFEST Leg Exercise

People often fall into the illusion the training legs means doing lots of squats and deadlifts... ladies and gentlemen, I call shenanigans. However, the easiest compound leg movement is the Goblet Squat. Goblet Squats are a great knee dominant workout, meaning the biggest change in joint angle is in the knee not the hip, because …

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