[GUIDE] How Often Should I Exercise?

[GUIDE] How Often Should I Exercise?

Hey, did you know that the Center for Disease Control (CDC) recently published the second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans? Of course not! The only thing we hear about in relation the CDC is COVID (come on, we have to joke a little). In all...
Are Squats Bad for Your Knees?

Are Squats Bad for Your Knees?

Short answer: No. But the short answer wouldn’t make for a very good blog, would it? A long, long time ago, squats were thought of as one of the best metrics for strength.  There were hundreds of variations of lifting heavy objects up and either walking them over or...
3 Steps to a Sizzlin’ Summer Body

3 Steps to a Sizzlin’ Summer Body

Have you done it yet? Have you ripped off the band aid and tried on those summer clothes yet? Yikes. I remember hating that as far back as elementary school! Yes, I was still a growing kid who had every reason to NOT fit into her clothes, I hated the feeling of being...
[GUIDE] FIT With a Side of Cardio

[GUIDE] FIT With a Side of Cardio

Powerlifters are NOT endurance athletes. EliteFTS suggests powerlifters should do 2 to 3 sessions of 20 to 45 minutes of cardio. Hold up – AT A WALKING PACE. I’m a powerlifter; therefore, as a coach, I naturally attract individuals looking to train through resistance...