Archive for March 2017
Correct Postural Alignment Equals Increases in Strength
If I told you that there is one very simple change that you could make which would lead to a significant increase in your muscular strength, would you be willing to do it? If so, consider correcting your postural alignment. Our mothers were always pestering us about standing up straight and they were definitely aiming…Read More
Is Our MLF Pilates Reformer Program Right For You?
By: Carol Prendergast Peak Pilates® Certified Instructor Are you an experienced athlete or Olympic/Power lifter looking for improved core strength and increased flexibility? Or, are you just at beginning your fitness journey seeking to try something new? Then, consider beginning a Pilates reformer program which may be uniquely designed and tailored to meet your specific…Read More
Signs of Overtraining Syndrome
As fitness professionals, we spend the vast majority of our career encouraging the world to exercise regularly. So, it may seem rare that we must manage a client that is overtraining-but it happens more than you think. Overtraining is a significant issue within our industry and the fortunate aspect of this issue is that it…Read More
Springing into 2017!
We began 2017 with the completion of our upstairs studio and are thrilled with the results. This studio space is already being utilized for our Small Group Training (SGT) Pilates Apparatus program, personal training and our heavy lifting platform installation has enabled you to perform heavy lifts in an obstacle-free zone! Some of you are…Read More
Calendar of Events
April 1st – May 20th – Winter Training Program (Saturdays at 9:15AM-11:15AM) April 8th – Pilates Apparatus Workshop (10:30-11:30AM)Read More
Oh My Aching Muscles…….How can I get some relief?
doTERRA has an amazing product called Deep Blue Rub. doTERRA Deep Blue Rub is a rich, topical cream infused with the Deep Blue Soothing Blend of CPTG Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade essential oils. When you apply Deep Blue you will feel a comforting sensation of cooling and warmth to the problem areas which make it…Read More
Fit Tip : Two Great Core Exercises
The plank is an excellent static nose to toes core exercise. Performing variations of static planks and bridges should be an integral part of the majority of exercise programs. However, the key word to focus upon is “static”. I don’t know about you, but I do not spend much of my day in a static…Read More
Glycemic Index and Diabetes
What you need to know about the different types of carbohydrates. The glycemic index is a number that scientifically means to measure how a carbohydrate-containing food increases blood glucose. Foods are ranked based on how they compare to either glucose or white bread. The higher the food raises blood sugar, the higher up it is…Read More
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,…Read More
Make the most of your membership here at Mountain Life Fitness by improving all five components of physical fitness and finding your passion for fitness. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and we can help you reach the next fitness level. Mountain Life Fitness offers a variety of tools through social media that may…Read More