How To Solve The Problem Of Too Much Sitting

By now you’ve probably heard a lot about the dangers of inactivity, specifically sitting for long periods of time. Between cars, chairs and desks, Americans spend about half their lives sitting down. The World Health Organization has recognized physical...

What’s The Best Exercise For Weight Loss?

As a personal trainer, it’s common for people to ask me, “What’s the best exercise for weight loss?”. Most people don’t get too specific about what they mean by weight loss – the body is made up of different tissues, including skin, fat, muscle and bone –...

How Many Calories Are You Burning?

Here is a simple infographic to give you an idea of how many calories you burn doing various activities. Keep in mind these figures are for people who weigh 196 pounds and 164 pounds – you will burn fewer calories if you are lighter and more if you are heavier....

Personal Training Client Win – Maree Cheatham

Congratulations Maree Cheatham! We’d like to congratulate our client, Maree Cheatham on her upcoming role as Bettie Breeland in Hart of Dixie! You can see her on the show when Hart of Dixie returns to television October 7 on the CW Network. Here’s more...

Easy Seniors’ Strength Workout

Here is an easy seniors’ strength workout Always do a warm-up To begin you are going to do a nice simple warm-up. You don’t have to go outdoors or use equipment. You can run in place, step side-to-side, etc., for about 2-3 minutes. After warming up, make sure to...

Strength and Tone Workout

Here is a great bodyweight strength and tone workout Warm Up Before you begin the workout, do a warm-up. For this you can walk, jog, and skip. Also make sure to stretch. For these exercises you are going to want to have a gym mat or something similar. You are going to...

Biggest Loser Inspires… Not Much

What’s so bad about The Biggest Loser? As a fitness trainer with many years in the industry truly helping people get fit and into shape, shows like The Biggest Loser really irk me. I dislike the way the trainers work out their clients and how they disregard good...

Lower Back Pain Free – Gofitnow Success!

As personal trainers, we do a lot more than just run people through a battery of exercises. Every body is different and every day can bring new challenges, especially as bodies get older.  We have lots of tools, including specialized stretching and massage techniques,...

Holiday Fitness Fun – Activities For All Ages

How do you get a ten-year-old and a sixty-nine year-old to work out together and still have fun? What about adding a teenager, a couple of almost middle-aged folk and a sixty-six year-old lady? We did over the holidays as our family from Australia visited us in L.A....