Being an exercise professional who speaks to clients on a day to day basis I am constantly surprised at just how little the average person actually understands about proper exercise and nutrition habits.
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As a personal trainer who see’s and speaks to clients on a day to day basis I am constantly talking to people who are misinformed about how to maintain a healthy weight and lifelong fitness.
This is an article detailing my journey from being the person nobody wanted on their team to being in far better shape than anyone who didn’t pick me. It’s motivation for my future clients as I am on a journey now to become a certified personal trainer.
I constantly hear about the national obesity epidemic in Australia and I am actually disgusted to learn that we have become one of the fattest nations in the world. Can you believe that it has come to this? In a country where junior sports is so prevalent and so much a way of life that we would grow up to be some of the fattest people in the world.
Breakfast drinks, breakfast bars and snack bars becoming a huge growth area in convenience/fast foods. They promote themselves as fast nutrition for people who lead busy lives, especially on the way to and from the gym or even worse for those of you who don’t make the time to cook a decent breakfast and have to rush to work in the morning. They are quick and easy meal replacements and I think that they are paving the way towards a generation with bad diet and nutrition habits and obesity.
No one can deny that no other exercise will help develop explosive power like the Olympic Snatch. A fact that has been documented for years and has led to countless written articles and documentaries! A group of exercises though that have been specifically created to help athletes develop maximum power with little or no equipment at all and are still widely unknown are Plyometrics.