Conditioning

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Complexes

COMPLEXES Metabolic Resistance Training (MRT)— performing a series of resistance exercises one after the other with minimal rest periods—is a powerful tool for fat loss.  It allows you to keep your heart rate high—burning more calories—while building muscle and increasing your metabolism. But while MRT training may take less time than traditional weight

Complexes 2017-12-05T14:39:16+00:00

BUILDING A BASEBALL OFFSEASON PROGRAM

BUILDING A BASEBALL OFFSEASON PROGRAM The winter months give baseball players valuable time to commit to a full off-season workout plan. Take advantage of your extra time this winter to get better at your position and get noticed by coaches next year. The key to your off-season workout plan is to have a

BUILDING A BASEBALL OFFSEASON PROGRAM 2017-12-07T19:28:08+00:00

ARE YOU OVERLOOKING THE MOST IMPORTANT VARIABLE FOR BUILDING MORE SIZE AND ENDURANCE?

ARE YOU OVERLOOKING THE MOST IMPORTANT VARIABLE FOR BUILDING MORE SIZE AND ENDURANCE? Most people are familiar with training concepts like sets, repetitions, and weight.  Doing a combination of more exercises, more frequently, with more weight is a well-established path toward increasing muscular size, strength and capacity. But one variable that doesn’t receive

ARE YOU OVERLOOKING THE MOST IMPORTANT VARIABLE FOR BUILDING MORE SIZE AND ENDURANCE? 2017-11-28T14:21:53+00:00

IMPROVING AEROBIC EFFICIENCY WITHOUT BORING YOURSELF TO DEATH

IMPROVING AEROBIC EFFICIENCY WITHOUT BORING YOURSELF TO DEATH We know from the last post that steady-state aerobic training leads to very specific heart adaptations.  These changes improve efficiency, making the cardiovascular systems better able to deliver energy and buffer fatigue during high-intensity and low-intensity exercises.  They also aid in speeding up the recovery

IMPROVING AEROBIC EFFICIENCY WITHOUT BORING YOURSELF TO DEATH 2017-11-03T10:22:42+00:00

THREE REASONS YOU STILL NEED CARDIO

THREE REASONS YOU STILL NEED CARDIO “I hate cardio!” “It’s a waste of time.” “Train slow, be slow!” ]In the last few years, aerobic training (aka cardio) has taken a beating.  Knocked as a lumbering, inefficient relic of the past utilized by people who don’t “get it.” Why slog away on a treadmill

THREE REASONS YOU STILL NEED CARDIO 2017-10-27T11:15:08+00:00