Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-personal-training-start-fitness-program-wont-quit The Most Important Part of Fitness is Consistency

The Most Important Part of Fitness is Consistency

If you have fitness goals, no matter what they may be, the way to reach them is always the same. It’s not about more miles, more intensity, or more weight. It’s about progress. And progress comes from training purposefully over and over again. That’s why the most important part of fitness is consistency. Consistency is […]

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Is a Private Gym a Good Option for You?

Many gyms are private. You get access when you buy a membership, which means you’re free to work out during business hours. Framework Personal Training on Lakeside Drive in Reno is a private gym, but it’s different than many in town. It’s not open to general membership. Instead, it’s a by-appointment studio open to people […]

Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-training-reno-pandemic During the Pandemic, Weight Gain is Up and Fitness is Down

During the Pandemic, Weight Gain is Up and Fitness is Down

It’s been a whirlwind year, and a recent survey highlights the physical and mental toll it’s having on many Americans. During the pandemic, weight gain is up and fitness is down. But there is a bright side. The Study The survey was commissioned by a sports nutrition company called Optimum Nutrition. From the study: 62% of […]

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Should Seniors Care about Target Heart Rate During Fitness?

You’ve likely heard the term target heart rate when it comes to fitness. But what does it mean, and is it of any value to the senior population? More specifically, should seniors care about target heart rate during fitness? Here’s what to understand. Target Heart Rate The most practical formula for finding one’s heart rate […]

Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-personal-training-reno-fitness-after-40 Bad Exercise Technique Is About More Than Injury Risk

Bad Exercise Technique Is About More Than Injury Risk

On its surface, the concept of improper exercise technique seems clear. When you don’t know the right way to perform an exercise, you’re putting yourself at risk of injury. And while that’s true, it’s only part of the issue. Because bad exercise technique is about more than injury risk. A Constant Battle You may not be […]

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The Best Reason to Hire a Personal Trainer Isn’t Accountability

Accountability is a huge selling point for deciding to hire a personal trainer – we’ve written about it several times here on the Framework blog. And it’s true that you’re more likely to stick to your workout routine when you have someone waiting on you to show up. But you can find accountability and even […]

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Three Obstacles to Fitness – And How to Manage Them

You may have good intentions to get regular exercise, but it’s not always easy to turn intention into action. Life happens, and for many people, exercise is the first thing to slip. But fitness is so important to your health and well-being. It should be prioritized as much as possible. Here are three common obstacles […]

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The Downside to Health & Fitness Tech

We wrote a few weeks ago about our perspective that an app can’t replace a good personal trainer. Now, a Danish study is offering on more reason to tread lightly with health and fitness technology. There’s a lot to be said for wearable tech, but they have their drawbacks, too. According to the study, one downside […]

Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-personal-training-building-core-e1520297785537 Three Reasons a Strong Core Matters

Three Reasons a Strong Core Matters

Having a strong core is a goal to a lot of people, but often the appeal is pure aesthetics. That’s fine, but there are so many benefits to a strong core that go well beyond how it looks. It’s not just about six-pack abs – the core includes muscles in the pelvis, low back and hips, too. […]

Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-training-reno-benefits-stretching Here's Why Everyone Should be Stretching Regularly

Here’s Why Everyone Should be Stretching Regularly

We spend a lot of time discussing the benefits of physical fitness for our health, and stretching is part of it. It’s about more than flexibility. Consistent stretching can help improve posture, reduce stress and body aches, increase range of motion, and much more. Here’s why everyone should be stretching regularly. Eight Benefits of Stretching Maintains […]