breathing, stress relief

Breathing and Stress Relief

Do you ever think about your breathing? It’s pretty important considering you can only survive without air for minutes, and that’s substantially less than the days you can survive without water or the weeks without food… Do you also need help with stress relief? Silly

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bodyweight exercises, bodyweight

Bodyweight Training is Overrated

Running a gym for almost 13 years and being a trainer for 15 years. I’ve seen a lot of things… Now, having trained over 5000 individuals, I’ve seen patterns and I’ve seen what works and what doesn’t for the majority of members who we’ve trained

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hierarchy of fitness

Redefining The Hierarchy of Fitness

Years ago I wrote about Redefining Langley Fitness with the Hierarchy of Fitness. Now over 5 years later, I feel that it’s time to redefine this hierarchy. See most things still hold true… Your mindset is still the foundation of your fitness success as you can

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top 10 exercises, best exercises

Top 10 Exercises of 2022

I thought I’d put together an article of my 10 favourite exercises of 2022 that we are currently programming in the BEFIT workouts… After being in the gym training clients as well as being in the trenches training myself for so many years, I’ve learned

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knees over toes squat

Religion, Politics, and Knees Over Toes

In the beginning… I grew up believing one thing about god, faith, and religion. But now I believe differently… I also used to support one political party but now I support another… And I used to tell people not to put their knees past their

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fitness paradox

The Progressing In Your Fitness Paradox

We all know what a paradox is…. So I’ll save attempting to define it. But a Fitness Paradox you say… Yes, this is something I have seen over the years and thought it important enough to bring up in blog format, so let’s get after

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pain, gain, sustain

Pain, Gain, Sustain and Your Workouts

As a fitness professional, understanding energy system training is vital to your success with us in the gym. Because not everything should be about cardio or burning as many calories as possible in a workout! When I see you working out in the gym, I’m

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langley gym, gym

You can’t just effort results in the gym

Is your increased effort in the gym not leading to increased results? Effort is always required to lose fat or build muscle, but focusing on effort alone is only going to lead to low energy levels, worn out joints, poor recovery and very little progress.

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