Long Leg Day

I would just like to mention that today’s leg day was written down a lot harder than what I got finished within 3 hours. I know it seems like a long day, but that includes the breaks, because this week is all heavy lifting, which means longer rest periods. I don’t ever plan on beingContinue reading “Long Leg Day”

Hamstring Strain (injury/injury prevention)

I hope you know where your hamstrings are located, because today we will be talking about “pulling a hamstring” — (Pst, just in case you don’t know where your hamstrings are, look at the above picture). This particular injury is more common than you think, especially among runners and people who lift improperly- and thoseContinue reading “Hamstring Strain (injury/injury prevention)”

Tennis Elbow (Injury/Injury Prevention)

Also know as .. ‘Lateral Epicondylitis’.  From the title, it can assumed it is probably an injury one occurs from playing tennis, BUT don’t be mistaken it is an injury that can occur from other sports as well. It is important that we know what kind of injuries are out there so we can help ourselvesContinue reading “Tennis Elbow (Injury/Injury Prevention)”

Phase Two: Six week to shreds. Week One, Day Two

Warm up:   2-3 minutes, step up with knee raise Workout: Barbell shoulder press: 4 x 9-11. 45 lb. 1 minute bench step up between each set Standing alternating DB press: 3 x 9-11. 50 lb. 1 minute kettlebell swings (8 kg) between each set Smith machine one arm upright row: 3 x 9-11. 45Continue reading “Phase Two: Six week to shreds. Week One, Day Two”

ACL Tear (Injury)

When it comes to injuries… I am sure most if not all of you have heard of an ACL tear. If you are not completely sure of what an ACL tear is, then you have come to right place because I plan on explaining it.    First comes First.. What is an ACL tear?   Continue reading “ACL Tear (Injury)”