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26
Mar

Check this out: Training with Sandbags!

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It is believed that sandbags have been used in fitness training for at least hundreds (if not thousands) of years; this makes sandbags one of the oldest forms of fitness training in existence today. And while sandbags have certainly evolved in their design and quality over the centuries, the basic principals behind them remain the […]

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23
Mar

Key Components of a Youth Fitness Program

Posted by | · · · · · | Sports Performance and Speed Training · Tampa Youth Fitness | No Comments on Key Components of a Youth Fitness Program

Constantly I am asked at what age my child should participate in a fitness program.  My answer is always the same.  No matter what age if it is a properly designed program the child would receive benefits.  When training the youth athlete the focus should not be on weight training and hypertrophy.  Their bodies are […]

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20
Mar

Overcoming Childhood Obesity

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The obesity rate in today’s youth is climbing at an alarming rate. With the popularity of computer games and lack of physical education in our schools, many of our children fail to meet minimum fitness standards. Having taught Physical Education in Tampa, FL, it was sad to see high school students who simply could not […]

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