I recently starting taking MMA after my Muay Thai Skills & Conditioning (MTSC) to learn new skills & be more comfortable with self defence. Clearly, I really enjoy it both! Our dojo has 3 rules: Rule #1 - hands up, chin down;Rule #2 - don't cross feet always be on balance;Rule #3 - never turn … Continue reading Muay Thai Skills & MMA fun!
Here is a little Full Body Workout video for you using just Dumbbells and bands! 3-5 Sets DB Shoulder Rotation X 12 DB Sumo Squat X 15DB Bulgarian Split Squats X 12 (L&R)DB Side Lunges X 12 (L&R)DB Skull Crushers X 20 Banded Donkey Kick X 20 (L&R)DB Single Arm Chest Press X 12 (L&R) … Continue reading Full Body Burn Sesh!
I am certified level VI of X in Muay Thai Skills & Conditioning (MTSC), soon to be level VII! I am also a certified Personal Training Coach and I have my current St. John Ambulance First Aid with Automated External Defibrillator (AED). My style of training is student centred instruction containing progressions and regressions based … Continue reading Muay Thai Skills & Conditioning – Counter Attacks
I am SO excited to now offer Online Personal Training and Outdoors Social Distance Training! Check out my new FITNESS CART for my online series! Contact me and Book a Free Consultation HERE. I love being outside! What better way to combine the expansion and positive evolution in the physical, mental and spiritual aspects of … Continue reading Rooftop Full Body Workout
The dictionary describes empowerment as “the process of becoming stronger and more confident, especially in controlling one's life and claiming one's rights.” Each day that you take an action to improve yourself is a day that you are claiming your right to control that area of your life. You will never be like another. Time … Continue reading Empowerment & Inspiration
I am always challenging myself to track my workouts so I can improve and increase my skill & EPOC/VO2 Max over time. I've now found myself doing the same with my food intake. I use various apps to track the former (FitBit, Strava & RunKeeper) and quite a bit of research on the nutritional information … Continue reading Dinner is served-Pinto Broccoli
Truly gets Yellow Belt.
I have a particular genetic make-up that results in becoming bored quickly. This challenge applies to repetitive exercise programs. My solution was to create more of a hybrid style of training combining HIIT, Mixed Martial Arts (at Posener's Dojo or any gym on a heavy bag), Weights, Movement, Isometrics, Plyometrics and more both inside and outside. … Continue reading Vary Up, Build Up, Challenge Up – 4 Reasons!
When I see a smile from a client who has just maxed out physically after our session, when I receive fierce hugs from mastering a new exercise in a routine, when I notice an "I'm ready for whatever you've got" grin as we start training, when THEY SEE RESULTS from their hard work and willingness … Continue reading Why I do what I do!
I know via my FitBit that I've burned over 1200 calories in a 90 minute Cardio Muay Thai class at the dojo where I am a team training member, Posener's Pankration MMA. The Cardio Muay Thai Kickboxing Vancouver program is based on Muay Thai Kickboxing, mainly, and some Jiu-Jitsu to enhance the self defense aspect … Continue reading Why is Cardio Muay Thai great for you!