Personal training: helping a friend day four

Warm-up: Knee to chest lunge twist leg swings 5-10 minutes of dynamic warm-up. Workout Session: Treadmill – 45 minutes, no incline, 4.0 speed.  If he needed a break, I told him to reduce the speed and keep walking, not come to a full stop.  Cool-down: Treadmill- 5 minute, no incline, 3.5 decreasing slowly to 1.5Continue reading “Personal training: helping a friend day four”

Personal training- helping a friend day 3

Hey everyone,  Today was day 3 of “personal training” helping a friend, today was another good day at the gym with his workout, he did very well overall even with a challenge.  Warm-up Treadmill- 10 minutes, no incline, 3.5 speed Workout: Stationary bike, level 4 resistance, had him keep his RPMs at a 50 butContinue reading “Personal training- helping a friend day 3”

Personal Training a Friend Day two

Hello Bloggers,  Now time for the good news, since I gave everyone semi sad news previous to this post. The good news is I was able to meet up with my friend again at the gym for our day two workout, I had mentioned before that I would change up his workout (John) in orderContinue reading “Personal Training a Friend Day two”

First day of Personal training a friend for practice – Day one

Today was the first day of helping one of the two friends who have come to me to lose weight, get in shape, stay healthy, and it went well. I got permission to share his name and workouts he does from this time on, and share any and all feedback from him or myself duringContinue reading “First day of Personal training a friend for practice – Day one”

Say Buh-bye to the treadmill

I hate to say it, but it is time to let your treadmill go. Not forever, but for awhile because it is time for you take on new obstacles and new adventures with different cardio workouts. In my opinion the treadmill is an excuse to keep from having to push yourself, you set the time,Continue reading “Say Buh-bye to the treadmill”