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5 Ways to Feel Good While Getting Fit

Setting intentions is a powerful thing. Then when you have that shiny new gym membership in hand, you feel like nothing stands between you and your goals to get in shape once and for all. Trouble is, lack of motivation, unpreparedness and busy schedules have a way of interfering with our plans. If you find […]

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Exercise Training For Golf Will Do Wonders

Exercise training for golf is what every golfer who is serious about improving their golf swing power and mechanics should be focusing on ?especially senior golfers in the “off-season” or winter months. If you’ve read any of my articles you’ll know where I’m coming from. “Your body dictates your golf swing!” “A broken body will […]

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Combat Breakfast Boredom with this Mix and Match Food Guide

April 23, 2015 | Fitnovatives Blog Everyone can benefit from eating breakfast. From weight loss and muscle repair to improved mood and focus, a morning meal benefits your body. When you sleep, your metabolism slows down. Rather than go through the day with a sluggish metabolism, jump-start it with breakfast. Information from the […]

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Pre- and Post-workout Nutrition for High-Intensity Interval Training

High-intensity interval training (HIIT) has become hugely popular thanks to real results in shorter periods of time and extensive benefits. With busy schedules the norm, it’s no wonder so many clients and potential clients are now seeking out these kinds of workouts. HIIT, which involves repeated sessions of relatively brief, intermittent exercise, […]

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TRX Exercises to Enhance Mobility and Flexibility

To perform well as an athlete, or even train safely in the gym, both mobility and flexibility are essential staples of fitness. Mobility vs. Flexibility The terms “mobility” and “flexibility” are thrown around a lot in the fitness world, but do we really know what they mean? Mobility: The amount of […]

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Exercise Progressions for Clients Who Are Overweight or Are Affected by Obesity

While there is no single right way to train clients who are overweight or have obesity, using regressions can be an effective method to employ. The ACE Integrated Fitness Training(R) (ACE IFT(R)) Model promotes stability and mobility prior to movement because movement must be executed properly before integrating load. Moving too quickly to the […]

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The Real Impact of Carbs

Carbohydrates have earned somewhat of a bad reputation over the years. Like other macronutrients before them, carbs have fallen victim to the latest diet trends and fads, many of which recommend significantly reducing carbohydrate intake across the board. In fact, the topic often inspires heated debate between health and fitness experts, not to […]

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How to Coach the New Exerciser

January is a popular month for making positive health changes, including joining a gym, starting an exercise program, hiring a personal trainer or following a healthy diet. New exercisers have the best intentions to initiate behavior change; however, some go to the extreme or don’t know where to begin. When this occurs, their […]

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8 Awesome Things about Being a Personal Trainer

Contact ACE Phone: (858) 279-8227Toll-Free: (888) 825-3636Fax: (858) 576-6564Email: support@acefitness.orgLive Chat: Chat Now American Council on Exercise4851 Paramount DriveSan Diego, California 92123 Original story here. Fitnovatives Blog — Courtesy “American Council On Exercise” (ACEfitness.org) GET OUR WALK ON SERIES ON DVD: http://amzn.to/1u0zHbX DOWNLOAD IT: http://bit.ly/1illBu8 GET THE 4-WEEK WEIGHT LOSS PLAN HERE: http://bit.ly/1mQE6fI Check […]

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How to Help Your Clients Set Goals They Can Achieve

One of my favorite client exercises has nothing to do with weights or a cardio sweat session. In fact, it is more of a mental exercise–setting a goal. Most of us can throw together some mean workout routines and offer great nutrition advice, but how effective will those tools really be if our […]

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