First of all, thank you to all who entered. I know it can be daunting sharing personal stuff with a bunch of strangers, but that’s the whole point of this blog: to share and motivate each other in health and fitness. Okay, without further ado… (drum roll please!) Keep an eye out for future giveaways!
You already know how important it is to keep hydrated. Well, to make sure you keep your daily intake in check I have two Mammoth Mugs up for grabs! All you have to do to enter is subscribe to my blog and tell me what your greatest fitness achievement is in the comments below. The … Continue reading
Here’s a fun, and challenging, glute activation workout that I do once or twice a week. This series is adapted from an article by Bret Contreras, the “glute guy”. In his article “Dispelling The Glute Myth” he states that no amount of heavy squats, deadlifts, or lunges will strengthen your glutes as much as glute … Continue reading
Keeping up with my giant set workouts, today’s is all about building them pumpkin shoulders. As always, I ensure I hit all sides of the delts – front, middle and rear. Rather than do 20 minutes of high intensity interval training (HIIT) cardio at the end of my workout, I started each giant set with 5 … Continue reading
Oooh, you’re gonna like this one! When I train my back I like to hit different angles, but I also do specific exercises to build up the areas I need to focus on, such as building that all important v-taper. Today’s giant set (which was actually done yesterday) covers the whole spectrum, with an extra special … Continue reading
It’s funny, whenever I don’t feel like going to the gym is when I have the best workouts. Today was one of those days. My off season goal is to, of course, build on what I already have and continue to carve out these glutes and hams – my weaknesses. I threw this together in … Continue reading
Now that I’m in my off-season I can expand my palate a little, which is why I bring you this recipe. Of course it’s still healthy – off-season isn’t a reason to just eat anything and everything carte blanche. I still eat clean and I ensure my meals are balanced. With 13 grams of protein per serving, … Continue reading
I’ll preface this by saying: I’m not into big headphones. I just don’t get them. I never understood it when people began wearing them at the gym during the big Beats by Dre explosion. I mean, I was always in search of “minimal”. I think it may also have to do with the fact I’m … Continue reading