How to Build Endurance in 5 Ways

Endurance. The dictionary definition of endurance is: "the fact or power of enduring an unpleasant or difficult process or situation without giving way." It is what motivates you, gives you strength to continue, and allows you to be a better version of you. No matter what kind of athlete or fitness connoisseur you are, in order to be successful you need to build endurance. If you do a quick internet search on ways to build endurance, you will find that many of the articles are mainly focused on ways to build endurance as a runner. There aren't many tips for how [...]

Eating for Muscle Mass

We’ve all heard the infamous saying: “abs are made in the kitchen, not the gym.” The essence of this saying is that you can do as many crunches as you would like, but if you are not eating properly, then you will not get abs. While this saying is true when applied to wanting abs, it is also true when it comes to gaining muscle. Your daily diet regimen plays a significant role with gaining muscle mass. If you have intense workouts without the proper nutrition, your muscles may look flat and small and it may take longer to both [...]

Two Major Signs It’s Time To Step Up Your Workout

Often, we think of our exercise routine as one that can stay static. However, that won't help maximize its effectiveness. The National Runners Health Survey found, shockingly, that over half of runners should increase their workouts for better results. Why? There are a few reasons, but the main two are simple: getting less out of workouts in terms of results, and getting less out of workouts in terms of energy. If these reasons sound like what you're seeing and feeling when you're working out, then you may want to consider stepping up your workout. Not doing so could destroy the all [...]

2017-03-31T10:25:40+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Leave the Gym Behind

Stop going to the gym- Just leave the gym behind. You have my permission. If anyone questions you, tell them it was my idea. Whoa, whoa, whoa! Wait right there. I said you didn’t have to go to the gym. That doesn’t mean you don’t have to exercise. That’s crazy talk. You want to be healthy and happy, right? We're  looking to build endurance have muscle growth too right? Well you’re going to have to work at it. Thankfully, you can save time and money by ditching the gym. Workout at home instead. Use this free six week bodyweight training  and [...]

2017-04-20T23:06:17+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|Categories: Muscle Growth|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What is GLUTEN?

  Not feeling yourself lately-having a hard time remembering or just feeling foggy? Blaming your mood swings and irritability on being too tired? Has your tummy been upset and bloated? These are just a few symptoms that can be the beginning of developing a gluten intolerance. Has your athletic performance been suffering? Some basic everyday sysmptoms that might go un-noticed until more sysmptoms start piling on. So- What is Gluten? What are the symptoms- and how do you avoid foods that have it. Our article below is short and to the point and will help you get a better understanding of exactly what [...]

Strength & Endurance Training- The Beginners Guide

Building both strength and endurance isn't always an easy feat. Over the last handful of years, workouts and fitness styles have been created to help anyone achieve this. But WHY should we be training in such a fashion? How do you put this type of training into action? Here in our Strength & Endurance Training- The Beginners Guide you will read about the benefits of incorporating strength and endurance training.   strength- the quality or state of being strong, mental power, force, vigor, moral power, firmness and courage en-dur-ance- the power to withstand pain or hardships; the ability or strength to continue [...]

8 Foods for Every Endurance Athlete

It's no mystery- endurance athletes need ENERGY! But what is the best fuel and how when should we be eating it? Here's 8 Foods for Every Endurance Athlete that are nutrient and energy filled to enhance every training session.   ~Oatmeal & Brown Rice- low glycemic and high in complex carbohydrates- they allow a slow release of energy to the body. ~Cherries & Berries -reduces muscle pain due to their anti-inflammatory properties, rich in phytonutrients and are a concentrated form of carbohydrates ~Bananas- reloads your body in potassium and vitamin B6, lowers blood sugar and regulates digestion. Bananas are low in fiber too-BONUS!!  This anti inflammatory [...]

Train like an NFL Pro – Accelerate your Recovery

Train like an NFL Pro - Accelerate your Recovery with Nate Stupar of the Atlanta Falcons When your job is to deliver peak athletic performance week in and week out, the methods you take to recover from your workouts are crucial to your profession.  NFL linebacker Nate Stupar of the Atlanta Falcons is no stranger to the world of elite athletics.  Nate spent his collegiate career at Penn State University amassing 80 tackles, 2 sacks, and 2 interceptions in the 2011 season alone.  He entered the NFL in 2012 with the Oakland Raiders after an impressive showing at the 2012 NFL [...]

5 Tips for Increasing Your Endurance

If you're a sports enthusiast, you need to keep up the proper nutrition to maintain stamina. Stamina, by definition, means to sustain long periods of physical or mental exertion. This involves not just the ability to ensure prolonged incidents of cardio workouts, but improving on your strength training as well. If you've been feeling a little sluggish during your games or workouts and are looking to increase your athletic endurance and stamina, check out the following five tips.