Ep.#87: Andrew Durniat is one of the most highly sought-after strength & conditioning coaches in the fitness industry. As a high level competitor in the Highland Games, Grip competitions, Kettlebell Sport, & more, Andrew shares how he puts it all together?

  Andrew Durniat, (http://durniatstrength.com & http://optraining.blogspot.com) transformed his passion into a life-changing business in 2005. He has trained high level athletes and is one himself. He is a former All-American in lacrosse and has coached lacrosse at the College of Wooster. His past experience has led

Valery Fedorenko Performs Atlas Stone Long Cycle For 50 Reps

Honored Kettlebell Master of Sport, Valery Fedorenko, demonstrates how to incorporate kettlebell sport training protocol w/ strongman training. During the WKC/AKC Strength & Conditioning certification at House Strength Camp – Houston, Valery lifts the 100 pound atlas stone for 50 reps in 5 minutes. For more great training videos, exercise demos, & more, be sure […]

New Warrior Coach Sincere Hogan Hanging Out At Mike House’s House Strength Camp & Gym – Houston

Finding quality (but gutter) Underground Strength Gyms in Houston has been quite a task for yours truly. However, my good friend, Mike House has finally open his underground strength facility, House Strength Camp, in Southwest Houston. Recently, I had the opportunity to stop by Mike’s new spot, where we talked shop about training underground style, […]

Sincere’s 2010 Arnold Sports Festival Kettlebell Adventures pt.2

Here are a few more moments from the second day at the 2010 Arnold Sports Festival. My fellow IKFF kettlebell competitors & I head to the Columbus Convention Center, after our official weigh in. The most serious thing about weigh-ins, is making weight (of course). As with any sport, where making weight is essential, the […]

Are Kettlebells The Latest Fad? A Look At The History of Kettlebells

I am often asked, “What is a cattleball?” or “Do you teach that cannonball training I see on TV?” Better yet, I often hear, “Kettlebells are just another new weight loss gimmick. Why use them, when I can use dumb bells or barbells, which have been around long before kettlebells?” I go on to explain […]

WOD: Houston Kettlebell Coach Sincere Hogan Performs 2009 Kettlebell Presses/Jerks For New Years Day

A  couple of great kettlebell coaches, Catherine Imes & Marko Suomi, recently posted a very crazy, yet motivating kettlebell challenge on Facebook. Both spoke about performing 2009 kettlebell jerks/presses w/ 1 kettlebell on new years day. Hmmmm….amazingly, this struck a chord with me. as the new year approached, I wanted and wondered how, I would […]