A “Salute” To The Ultimate Bodyweight Exercise – “Performing The Human Flag” by Tim Bell

Progressing Towards The Human Flag Guest Post by:  Timothy Bell PTS The human flag, it’s easily one of the most impressive feats of strength, core stability, tension, and total body control ever created. The human flag involves holding onto a vertical pole and supporting your body weight completely horizontal with only your hands touching the […]

Kettlebell Farmers Walk For Full Body Conditioning by Houston Kettlebell Coach Sincere Hogan

I love the kettlebell farmers walk. It’s excellent for full body training for size and strength, as well as improving overall conditioning. Farmers walks are also great for MMA conditioning, and grip strength training. Muay Thai practitioners will definitely love the grip power gained from farmers walks, for creating a powerful clinch. Take a look […]

WOD: Sunday 072008 – The Anatomy Of A Burpee

From time to time, I come across emails from some of you asking, “What exactly is a burpee?” Other than being one of the foundational exercises of my program, the burpee is a great all-around, full body exercise. However, many often confuse the “burpee” with its cousins, the squat thrust or 8-count bodybuilders. However, all […]

WOD: Tuesday 070108 – The Bear Necessities

WOD: Tuesday 070108 – The Bear Necessities Time to mix it up a bit. If you have a nice steep hill to train on, you will love this. However, if you do not have access to a hill, use the stairs (at home, your building, or outside….no excuses). You can also perform these for distance […]