4 Fitness Struggles You Can’t Win

Fitness Shouldn’t Be A Constant Struggle. If it is something is wrong. Our current fitness culture is in love with struggle and fighting the good fight. Facebook is filled with people showing off their blood sweat and tears. There are pictures of torn hands, and people laying on the floor in …

The Fit Rebel4 Fitness Struggles You Can’t Win

How Fit and Strong People Think

It may not be politically correct to write it, but it’s a fact that those who are fit think and behave very differently than those who struggle to get in shape. Those who are successful in fitness are not just fit because they don’t eat junk food or hit the …

The Fit RebelHow Fit and Strong People Think

Bragging About Your Workout Can Hold You Back

It’s sexy to tell other’s (and tell yourself) that you put 110% into every workout. It’s now a sign of weakness to admit that you only put 75% effort into a workout. No one brags about holding themselves back. The ironic thing is that going to that limit can set …

The Fit RebelBragging About Your Workout Can Hold You Back

A Common Lie About Personal Trainers and Coaches

One of the biggest lies told within our fitness industry is that  we trainers and coaches don’t endorse a certain product or service someone is selling because weak and unhealthy people keep paying money to us while strong and fit people don’t. So we don’t want to get people in …

The Fit RebelA Common Lie About Personal Trainers and Coaches

Fitness Gambling vs Fitness Investing

In fitness there are investors and then there are gamblers. Investors are professionals at managing risk and making sure they make a good return on their investment. They are skilled at putting in little and making huge dividends. Then there are the gamblers. These are the folks who throw endless …

The Fit RebelFitness Gambling vs Fitness Investing

Fitness Is Not a Sport

Fitness is not a sport, and sport is not about fitness. The two might seem similar, but they can be very different in their approach. Performance is all about how you can score in the arena.  It’s about how well you can do under a given set of rules and circumstances. Training …

The Fit RebelFitness Is Not a Sport

The Very Best Place to get in Shape

 Without a doubt, I believe the very best place to get some exercise is outdoors. It saddens me that fitness has slowly become an indoor activity. When I was a kid my mother always used to tell me to get outside.  It didn’t matter what I did, just as long …

The Fit RebelThe Very Best Place to get in Shape