7 Martial Arts Training Tips

The following is a guest post. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read our guest posting policy and then contact us. Learning martial arts has innumerable advantages. From improving your ability and defending yourself in tight situations, to providing a welcome confidence boost, the art of elegant, powerful fighting can do a great […]

20 Best Fight Scenes of All Time

The fight scene. Ever since I was a young lad I imagined myself being the hero kicking ass and saving the day. Still, even as I daydream I imagine kicking people’s faces in–in one last heroic effort to save all the orphans of the world. There’s not many things in life that are as inspiring […]

How to Get Fit With A Boxing Workout

You only need to look at a professional boxer’s physique and watch one boxing workout to see that it’s an incredibly good way to keep your fitness level at its best yet. If you’ve never tried the sport before, don’t be put off by the stigma that it’s just for those that enjoy the ‘rough […]

Injury Recovery | What’s Best for Bouncing Back from Injury

It happens to the best of us. I was lifting weights at the gym last February and sudden felt a sharp pain in my lower back that caused me to nearly collapse. Just a few years before I was playing basketball, leapt for a rebound, and landed with all my weight on someone’s foot-effectively rupturing […]

No Time and No Money to Train? How To Look Like A Stud Anyways

Are you broke? Are you short on time? Would you like to get in shape somehow with these two major issues looming?

Running Recovery | 10 Tips On Recovering From a Hard Run

This past weekend I ran my first Half Marathon. It was the San Diego Half. I ran it with my cousin Stacy—she bought my entry into the race for my 30th Birthday. It was a blast! I finished in 2:13, meaning I beat the goal time I had set out for. These past couple days […]

10 Ways to Cut Your Gym Membership Cost

I’ve only paid for 2 gym memberships in my entire life and I remember how frustrated I was each time with the costs.  I only use the free weights and occasionally the basketball court. What I end up paying for though is the entire gym. At least this is the way it feels when they […]

Stretches for Cycling – Will Improve Your Flexibility and Avoid Injury

Here in sunny San Diego cycling is very popular. Last year I was training for a fitness competition so I was running all over the place. I get bored easily with the same spots so I was constatnly seeking out new running trails. It was on these runs that I became aware of how many […]

Keeping Yourself in Shape During a Break

The gym is an important part of your life if you’re going to try and keep yourself in shape. A week away and you’re getting withdrawal symptoms. Even if you’re looking to become a fitness instructor or personal trainer to make your love for health and fitness a career goal, you need to take a […]

First Half Marathon Training | Training for Your First 13.1 Mile Race

I’m right in the midst of my first half marathon training. I’m running 15-20 miles a week, and my first half marathon race is just two weeks away. Just two years ago I would have never contemplated running 13.1 miles in one outing. But with the right preparation, my body is not racked with pain, […]