Hostyle Conditioning

January2015

5 metabolism myths busted

5 Metabolism Myths Busted

  Sometimes, your metabolism works against you even when you think you’re doing everything right. It’s time you took a good, hard look at how your metabolism really works.Check out the metabolism myths below and then use your new knowledge to put your metabolism to work… Myth 1: Metabolism Works from 9 to 5   Difficult as it may be to believe, your body’s metabolism does not stop working when you do. In fact, your metabolism works all day, every[…]

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bad squat technique

Coach, Squats Hurt My Knees

This age old argument yet again surfaced one day while training some young athletes in the youth conditioning class at the gym.  Squatting hurts your knees!  Of course it does, you shouldn’t ever do squats they tear your legs apart muscle fiber by muscle fiber, and for assuredly they have to be bad for you. “Coach, these squats are hurting my knees!” Kyle said, while rubbing his left knee.  Kyle was a big kid for his age.  At only 13[…]

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The Fitness Excuses That Are Stopping Your Progress

Below are some of the most common fitness excuses that coaches hear all the time and you know what?  That’s exactly what they are, excuses.  They are a way for you to legitimize not making your goals. So how do you stop this madness and making excuses as to why you’re not achieving your goals? They must be at least somewhat important to you in order for you to have even dreamt them up in the first place, so what[…]

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Override the Urge to Quit (9 ways)

We are now 4 weeks into 2015, the time when most people have already bailed on their resolutions. Today I’m here to encourage you to override that urge to quit with these nine ways… 1. Remember Why You Started In the middle of a workout, it can be hard to push through another set of lunges, squats, or deadlifts. Don’t let the difficulty stop you. Remember why you’re there in the first place—the resolution you made at the beginning of[…]

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top ways to lose body fat

5 Habits that cause Bellyfat!

There’s nothing quite as frustrating as that stubborn belly fat that sits around your waist, makes your pants tight and destroys your confidence. If you have belly fat to lose, then chances are great that you are harboring one or more of these 5 habits that cause belly fat. Read the 5 Belly Fat Habits below to identify the reason why your stubborn belly fat won’t budge… Belly Fat Habit #1: Too Much Sugar Sugar is found in many of[…]

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weight loss that's sexy

The Resolution for A Seductive Bodyfat

Sally was back at it again.  The holidays were over, Christmas had gone by in a flash of tinsel, holly and festive Christmas cookies; while New Years was a blur of far too many wine bottles and party streamers.  But all that was said and done.  Now onto the New Year’s resolutions Sally had set out for herself.  Sally had come along ways from battling the bulge of last year and had taken her coaches advice to perform some more[…]

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