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Posts by Jackie Wright

Ten Fall Fitness Strategies

It is hard to believe that fall is here and that the holiday season and winter sport’s months are almost upon us. However, it is an ideal time to sit down and revamp your fitness plan for the rest of this year and into 2019. Therefore, apply the ten fall fitness strategies highlighted below to set…

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Modify You Exercises and Enjoy Exercise Succecss

There is a significant difference between compensation and modification when applied to exercise performance. Compensation usually refers to “breaking form” during the execution of an exercise (i.e. momentum use, not achieving a full range of motion/line of pull, rocking/leaning the body, or not maintaining a neutral spine, etc.). Not only does this compensated movement potentially…

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Mountain Climbers Three Ways

The mountain climber exercise is an excellent total body nose to core exercise. The entire body becomes involved in this exercise due to the body’s position in relationship to ground forces and it may be performed with, or without any equipment. However, this week three variations including one without equipment, will be highlighted. Add these…

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Fantastic Fall Fitness

We still have a bit of summer to enjoy, but it is definitely time to begin considering what you will do this fall to begin a fitness program or continue progressing within your current program. Fall is a fantastic time to set a template for year round fitness because we are able to get outside…

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Triceps Skull Crushers Three Ways

There are dozens of exercises that effectively train the triceps (brachii) muscle group.  These muscles are located on the posterior upper arm, have three heads and originate at the lower edge of the glenoid cavity of the scapula, posterior humerus and the distal two-thirds of the posterior humerus and insert on the olecranon process (think…

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Seven Summer Fitness Strategies

As Memorial Day approaches, generally accepted as the kick-off to summer (even in Grand County!), prepare for the fun and challenges of summer by following these seven summer fitness strategies. These strategies may keep you on track avoiding some of the common summer pitfalls such as just playing outdoors and not performing your regular workout…

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Celebrate Summer Fitness

Happy Anniversary Mountain Life Fitness! We are so excited to be celebrating our third anniversary here in Grand County! Through our diligence and hard work and all of your support, we have built this business from the ground up and are continuing to grow—thank you! Throughout this summer we will be offering all of our…

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Everyone May Benefit from Personal Training

Whether you are a novice or veteran exerciser, you may benefit from our personal training program here at Mountain Life Fitness. There really is no downside. This is an investment in yourself, your body and mind and pays excellent health and fitness dividends. The Benefits for Novice Exercisers -An exercise program designed specifically for you,…

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Winter Calendar

  Friday, December 9th – Bring a Friend to Workout Day Friday, December 9th – Begin the WOW group exercise classes on the fitness floor again on Friday nights only ($5.00/person—all membership types are welcome!) Sunday, December 11th – Move it and Lose It Challenge ends Saturday, December 24th – close at noon in observance…

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Your Personal Fitness Level

Your Personal Fitness Level:  Where do you want to be this time next year? As we enter the end of 2016 it is time to assess your fitness success throughout this year.  If you have achieved your fitness goals here at Mountain Life Fitness, congratulations and keep up the incredible work!  However, if you have…

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