Hey there! Thanks for joining me on my next installment of the 3WH. Today we’re talking the ROW: There are many variations of the row that we’ll cover, but it’s important to understand that A) everyone needs to row, a lot and more often than they think they should B) The row helps build upper back…

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Once upon a time, when I was younger and dumber, I thought that I was “too good” for push-ups. Who needs push-ups when you’ve got the bench press, bro? Push-ups are for weenies, I thought. And like most things I “knew” as a young buck, I was way wrong. Push-ups are a stellar exercise for several…

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Welcome to a new series that I’m calling 3WH, or the WHAT WHEN WHY HOW series for exercises. The Deadlift is hands-down one of my favorite exercises of all time I make it a point to work it at least once a week. Because of how effective the deadlift is with stripping body fat and building…

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You’re busy. I get it: the hustle. The grind. Early bird catching worms and night owl. I’m busy too, grinding, hustling, and showing that Millenials are just as hardworking and determined as anyone. Building an empire, however big or small, takes grit and determination. It takes your time and energy. Anything and everything to build…

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Six-pack(ish) and lean(er) because, well, I’m not gonna be on the cover of any Sports Illustrated or fitness magazine, but hey, I reached a goal. About 10 weeks ago I hired Joey Percia to be my coach. Yes. I am a strength coach and trainer by trade. But even I need some direction sometimes. In…

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Program Design 101: 5 Steps to Kick Ass in the Gym So you’re ready to hit the gym! Good for you, and best of luck moving forward. But that creeping feeling comes in: What the fuck am I supposed to do in the gym? I don’t blame you: there’s a dude over there pumping his…

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It’s springtime! Everything is beautiful: trees and flowers are blooming, the grass is green, and the ol’ ballpark is alive with roaring fans. You soon forget how terrible winter and cold weather were. With the warm weather, or if you’re in the dirty south, the HOT weather, you feel refreshed and invigorated. Energized and ready to…

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I’ve been training for roughly five years now, and I’m only starting to feel a little comfortable as a coach, despite the large stack of literature on my coffee table that constantly reminds me how little I actually know. Personal Training and S&C are constantly evolving: research is conducted every day to help clients and…

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