Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-personal-training-reno-strenght-training-mistakes Why Functional Training is No Fad

Why Functional Training is No Fad

The fitness industry is especially culpable when it comes to fads and buzzwords. We hear regularly about the latest and greatest workout or diet on social media, the news, or from celebrities in magazines. Honestly, it can be difficult to keep up. Functional training is one of the best ways to stay strong and healthy, […]

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Reno’s Personal Trainer for Seniors

Getting older isn’t for the weak. The myriad benefits of staying active, particularly with an appropriate mix of resistance exercises, cardiovascular movement and stretches, cannot be overstated. And it’s never too late to get started. But diving into a fitness program from ground zero isn’t the wisest approach. Framework Personal Training here in Reno specializes […]

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Looking for a Personal Trainer? Avoid These 3 Mistakes

Every January, people tend to be full of good intentions about improving their health and fitness. Gym memberships are up (at least short term), and people are asking friends and family for personal trainer referrals. But before you decide to just go with your best friend’s brother’s girlfriend’s trainer because he’s taking new clients, take […]

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Why Pretty Much Any Kind of Exercise is The Best Stress Reliever

For too many people, stress is a regular part of our lives, along with not enough sleep, poor nutrition, and inadequate exercise. But the latter three lifestyle habits actually contribute to stress levels. You may feel too tired, too busy, and too stressed out to find time for exercise, but doing so will help you […]

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Why Hiring a Personal Trainer Will be More Effective than Joining a Gym

For many, fitness resolutions for 2020 have already fizzled. They’re not alone – a study at the University of Scranton found that only 8 percent of people fulfill their New Year’s goals, while roughly 80% give up. But here’s something worth considering. If you want to lose weight, build strength, burn fat, or otherwise improve your […]

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The Truth about Elongating Muscles

The idea of “elongating” your muscles is baked into certain fitness fads. It’s nonsense – no matter how many low-intensity reps you do, you can’t actually make your muscles any longer. Muscle length is predetermined by genetics, and related to where your muscles attach to your bones. But while elongating muscles may be impossible, increasing elasticity is […]

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Got 15 Minutes? Here’s Why A Light Jog is Worth It.

Spending fifteen minutes scrolling though your phone and sipping a coffee may seem like a good way to take a break, but a recent study is proving otherwise. A quick, easy jog in that same timeframe will boost your energy levels far more effectively, with a few other happy benefits. Here’s why a light jog is worth […]

Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV fitness-resolutions-2018-framework-personal-training-ren 5 Reasons to Make Strength Training Your New Year's Resolution

5 Reasons to Make Strength Training Your New Year’s Resolution

Whether or not you see the value of “new year, new you” type resolutions, committing to improved health and fitness is never a and decision. There are so many benefits to strength training in particular, no matter your current age or fitness level. As we approach a new decade, we hope everyone will consider prioritizing their […]

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Five Tips to Stay Fit and Healthy this Holiday Season

We’re moving at breakneck speed to Christmas and the New Year, and the holiday season has likely been a whirlwind of overindulgence, minimal exercise, and not enough sleep. Don’t make the mistake of assuming that the holidays are a time of inevitable weight gain – it doesn’t have to be that way. Even if you […]

Framework Personal Training - Reno, NV framework-personal-training-reno-strenght-training-mistakes Top Ten Fitness Trends for 2020

Top Ten Fitness Trends for 2020

More than 3,000 health and fitness professionals were polled for the annual American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) survey that predicts trends for the upcoming year. It’s an interesting list not because of the inclusion of crazy fitness fads (none of those made the top ten), but because it highlights what we’ve been doing here at […]