In this month’s issue, Mike O’Hara tells you which exercises to do to preserve your knees. We learn how reaching fitness goals can have its ups and downs in “The Straight and Narrow”. Jeff Tirrell tells the importance of getting comfortable with being uncomfortable.
In this month’s issue, Mike O’Hara tells the importance of single leg strength training. Video of the exercises given are available on our youtube channel. Jeff Tirrell explains the importance of taking small steps to ensure success in a fitness or nutrition program. Why do you need good hip internal rotation–read Mike’s article, “Better Landing Gear” and find out.
In his article, “Hoop Dreams”, Mike O’Hara tells how to train your “six pack”. Video demonstration of the exercises is available on our youtube channel (youtube) Did you know that how many push ups you can do is a better indicator of heart health than the traditional treadmill test? Read “Push Ups and Longevity” to learn more. Starting an exercise program? Read Jeff Tirrell’s advice on how to get started in “Starting Slow”.
Learn how to keep your shoulders healthy in Mike’s article, “Graceful Shoulder Aging”. Jeff Tirrell gives some practical advice on how to train, and Mike explains the importance of changing your fitness routine.
Learn how some simple exercises can reduce or prevent lower back pain in Mike O’Hara’s article “Daily Lower Back Pain Meditation”. Jeff Tirrell explains the importance of working with a qualified trainer in a small group. Do you know the five fitness numbers everyone should know?
Mike O’Hara gives tips for aging gracefully and staying fit in his article, The Five Don’ts of Sustainable Fitness. Learn the importance of increasing mobility and stability in order to get stronger, and discover how a simple test that measures how well you get up from the floor can tell a lot about whether or not your fitness program is working.