Fitness

Split Training, High Volume & Muscle Gain

Try high volume sets when strength training. There’s a big misconception about only getting stronger with lifting heavier weights and lower reps; however, high volume training increases the blood flow to the muscle allowing the muscle to get the pump and grow as well. When focusing on building muscle in the body, try split training-… Continue reading Split Training, High Volume & Muscle Gain

Fitness · Nutrition

Which “whey” and why!

One of the most important parts of creating lean muscle tissue is proper nutrition! Yes, lifting can make you stronger, however, the way you treat your muscles and body is essential to making effective progress. Therefore, consuming protein within 30 minutes ("the window of opportunity") after your lift is necessary to refueling your muscles so they… Continue reading Which “whey” and why!

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IIFYM, Eat your ice-cream without all the guilt…on a diet?!

IIFYM is one of the best things that has ever happened to me this past year. IIFYM stands for “if it fits your macros.” Now you might be wondering what macros are, macros are the macronutrients in the foods you eat: carbohydrates, fats, and proteins. This has also been called “flexible dieting” if you’ve heard… Continue reading IIFYM, Eat your ice-cream without all the guilt…on a diet?!