There are a few things that need to happen in order to produce muscle growth. You need to use significant load when lifting weights Enough time under tension to create structural damage to the muscle tissue Enough stimuli to up-regulate anabolic hormones and increase protein synthesis Proper recovery and workout nutrition Many people often think that if they lift as heavy as possible, or use as much volume (sets and reps) as possible they will […]
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5 Key Components of a Top Notch Fitness Facility
It has been over 6 years since my facility State of Fitness opened its doors and less than six months since our corporate location with our new … [Read more...] about 5 Key Components of a Top Notch Fitness Facility
A Different Way To Improve Your Pull-Ups
From the days of gym class to your first workout at a gym, the pull-up has been a nemesis for many of us. They are tough to do but feel so good when … [Read more...] about A Different Way To Improve Your Pull-Ups
The Rise of The Personal Trainer
The personal trainer is the health professional of the future. In the next 5 years, your personal trainer or team of personal trainers will be the … [Read more...] about The Rise of The Personal Trainer
What Is a Personal Trainer?
A personal trainer does not only come up with workout programs, count reps and scream at clients to push themselves. They are not drill sergeants, nor … [Read more...] about What Is a Personal Trainer?
The State of Fitness 30-Day Challenge
Hey Everyone! I wanted to share with you a 30-day challenge that I wrote for the State of Fitness blog. Our blog also moved, so it was a perfect … [Read more...] about The State of Fitness 30-Day Challenge