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Portland Personal Trainer | Enjoy Nature | Portland Oregon

A gym, equipment, or fancy machines are not needed to get in some exercise and a great workout.  Nature provides us with a vast variety of tools to use for our pleasure and health. Our environment provides us with rodes to run on, stairs to climb, water to swim in, and mountains and hills to […]

Portland Personal Trainer | Tight Back | Portland OR

With a workeforce that mainly spends their day behind a desk, many people find themselves suffering from chronic back pain and tightness.  This limits us to movements and exercises that we can complete.  As Portland personal trainers, we recommend not following a generic workout plan, rather working with a preofessional to find out what exactly […]

Increase Your Core Strength and Stabilizers

If you are looking for ways to increase your core and stabilizer muscles then I recommend that you start doing a lot of your exercises on a stability ball or in the full body plank position. The purpose is to create extra stress on on your core muscles so those stabilizers are activated in order […]

Types of fitness exercises

There are literally thousand types of exercises from tai chi to tae bo, from cha-cha to kung fu. The movements, routines, techniques, origins and names vary greatly but all of these can be classified into three basic categories, namely, cardiovascular exercises (aerobic), flexibility exercises and strength exercises (anaerobic). Cardiovascular exercises are meant to improve stamina […]

Exercise Portland: Best time to go to the gym

If you are getting upset because every time you go the gym it is crowded, there is no parking and the lockers are all taken. So when should you go to the gym? The best time to go is either super early before the 6am crowd gets there or you can go at 11am, 1:15pm, […]