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Special Yoga Tune up Session at Hostyle tomorrow nite for our clients

We at Hostyle have a little treat for our clients tomorrow At the end of the 7pm kettlebell class and at the beginning of the 8 pm Kettlebell Class We will have Kristin Marvin as a guest presenter on of Self Message using a yoga ball * Kristin Marvin, an Integrated Certified Yoga Tune Up® teacher will teach you the art of self-massage with the Yoga Tune Up® Therapy Balls. * Yoga Tune Up® Therapy Balls for self-massage are specifically[…]

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Weekly weigh in, Benching, and Hot Babes

Weekly Weigh in.. As many of u know I competed last Saturday in the 100% Raw Provincials Bench Press meet, here at Hostyle. It went well, I Benched 425lbs, and set a record in the 40-44 old dude catergory.. In preparing for the comp I always eat a little more the week before the meet to be at full strength. Especially Since I missed that 425 in September.. So My Body weight went from 306.2 to 314 at the meet. In[…]

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Thank You from Hostyle Conditioning

Hey Kids Been a while since my last Video or blog post.. Lots of great training and life altering transformations happening around here at Hostyle Conditioning….. Here is a video I just shot that has been a bit overdue. As much as I help the Hostyle clan in their training and reshaping their lives inside and out, your progress and amazing effort fuels my own training and self improvement. First and foremost thank you! Thank You for taking the time[…]

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Hostyle Conditioning ThanksGiving aftermath video Blog

Thanksgiving weekend has come and gone…. As with most event or holiday long weekend, I hope everyone enjoyed family, friends and food..(how’s that for alliteration ). It’s also the return of my video blogging, Its been a couple of months. I had a silly cold that drained me for 2 weeks but wreaked havoc on my throat and voice for almost 6 weeks. So now that my voice was no longer breaking up like I was going through puberty again, I[…]

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Hostyle Conditioning – Why it works and what doesn’t work

Below I am going to show you a video… Remember that that guy that was on TLC the 650 lb Virgin. He lost 400 lbs…changed his life completely….even got a girlfriend..and eventually “sealed the Deal” as the expression goes… He became famous, even became a personal trainer..etc. But 2 years later………….back up to 500 lbs….. What the hell happened??? watch the video and you will hear his thoughts on it… I have my own opinions (I know shocking) He found[…]

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Hostyle Conditioning – Run Like Health 5 and 10k walk and run to send kids to sports camps

This past Sunday we held the www.runlikehealthottawa.com it was the first year we joined forces with Beauchamp Chiropractic to organize and run the event.   It was a pleasure working along side Dr Nathalie Beauchamp I really am excited to be part of this, and to be able to help kids from our community be able to attend sports camps, whose family wouldn’t normally be able to afford it. I was also so very proud to see so many of[…]

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Hostyle Reverse Band Press and Ocillating Band/Kettlebell Benching

In getting back into my bench press Training after my disappointing performance at the Raw bench Eastern’s This Month. I am focus on speed and tightness off the chest and and speed and drive thru the sticking point. Tuesday’s have now become my ME (max effort) days. I am focusing on Reverse Band Press for speed thru the sticking point to lockout. For the Tightness  and speed off the chest I am trying Oscillating Band/Kettlebell benching. Tuesdays are a shorter[…]

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Hostyle Conditioning # 1 Rule for Getting the body u want , the strength you need, or the physical prowess your sport demands

  INTENTION & INTENSITY.  Intensity The more intense the workout, and the more muscles used, the more calories you you burn, the more nervous system adaptation is achieved. Intention You have to step into each and every workout with the intention of pushing your mind and body towards those objectives. You also need focus, focus on your technique, your body awareness, your breathing. It doesn’t matter type of workout you are doing Whether its a mobilty workout where you need[…]

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Hostyle Conditioning – vacations and weight gain

  Today I want to speak to you about Vacations and weight gain. I have many clients who gets stressed about vacation time while they are trying to lose weight. I also talk about how to get out of vacation mode once it’s over and get back to your training and eating better. All too often people fall off the wagon completely after going on vacation and a week off turns into 3 months of no training and going back[…]

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