In this interesting interview, Dr. Mike Israetel, a professor of Exercise Science at Temple University, coach, author, and the head consultant for Renaissance Periodization unlocks weightlifting myths, fitness fads and essential principles for better nutrition and health. If you are ready to take your strength training to next level, listen now!
Today's guest is Coach Christopher Sommer, former US national team gymnastics coach and creator of Gymnastic Bodies. I've been testing out his training system for close to two years now and I credit it for helping me work around my neck injury in October 2014. I've been in the fitness industry for over 17 years and there are very few people that I've learned from that I can say revolutionized the way I approach working out. Coach Christopher Sommer and his Gymnastic Bodies system is one of them. Listen to Coach Sommer talk about how to structure your workouts to increase your strength, mobility and longevity with the secrets of gymnastic strength training.
HIIT is all the rage right now. The promise is that if you do short (10-30 minutes usually) workouts that are high-intensity, then you can get away with burning just as much fat as longer, less intense workouts. What's the truth and what are the pros and cons of HIIT? Listen to this episode to find out!