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fatigue

Some days you just suck

It happens to ALL of us Some days you just don't have it, no matter how hard you're trying. Yesterday was that day for me. I was about 10 minutes into a boxing class when…

at home workout

Quick and dirty at-home workout

Running low on time? Don't have time for a group training class or a personal training session today? No problem. Don't have a gym membership or a package of group classes at Arena Fitness? No…

exercise intensity

The one where I admit I was wrong

I was wrong. Flat out. I harbored a belief. I promoted it. I even got rewarded for it. And then I grew up (grew older, more accurately) and I learned that I was wrong.Here's the…

get in shape

How long does it take to get OUT of shape?

We obsess about getting INTO shape, but.... We often wonder how long it will take to improve some aspect of our health; to lose fat, to gain muscle, to build a habit.But I think it's…

evolutionary mismatch

Mismatched: It’s not your fault!

What is "evolutionary mismatch?" If you struggle with your fitness, your health, if you struggle to exercise consistently and eat the right foods, to get enough sleep and manage your weight, it's not your fault.…

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The REAL reason people fail in fitness

Most people are struggling... Here's what I've learned in 24 years of being in the fitness industry: Most people are struggling with exercise and nutrition Most people think everyone else has it wired and there's…

Tone Up! And get the body you desire

CLICK HERE AND THE E-BOOK "TONE UP! GET THE BODY YOU DESIRE" WILL OPEN ON A NEW PAGE! Stronger, faster, leaner, more muscular, more toned – we all have an idea of our dream body, but how…

Why Chimpanzees Don’t Need Personal Trainers

By Jonathan Aluzas I'm no scientist, but I can read and write. ?So, when you read this, you're reading conclusions based upon other people's research and my assumptions. ?But I think there's room for common…

2012 Fitness Formula for Success: The Basics

By Jonathan Aluzas 2011 is almost over. ?Did you reach your health and fitness objectives? ?If so, then congratulations on achieving something that very few others did. If not, and if you want to get…