Fitness And Cars Have A Lot In Common

Hey friends, in the next 6 minutes I'm going to tell you about how I'm not a car guy, but why cars could be the perfect metaphor for modern fitness culture. To help convey the points I’ll make today, I decided to record this from the backseat of my Hyundai Tuscon, just because. Let me …

Seek the Path of Most Resistance

Hey friends, in the next 6 minutes I want to talk to you about movement efficiency and one of the conversations I’ve been having most frequently as a coach at MFF. Today’s chat was inspired by a series of tweets from strength coach Miguel Argoncillo who shared a passage from Thomas Michaud’s book, “Human Locomotion”. …

Start Exercising, Then Start Training

Hey friends, welcome back to another episode of HGTV.  In the next 5-minutes, I’m going to talk to you about my love/hate relationship with the phrase on this shirt, that reads, “Stop exercising, start training.” I got this shirt at the 2017 Perform Better Functional Training Summit, and as you can see it’s got Perform …

Is Suffering Necessary in Health and Fitness?

Hey friends, in the next five minutes I'm going to talk to you about Suffering in Fitness. Should your workout feel like suffering? Is pain really weakness leaving the body, as those t-shirts say? If you can think of any other stereotypical Fitness one-liners, let me know in the comments! Now, let's dive in. I …

Recap of the 2019 Perform Better Functional Training Summit

Hello, and welcome to my annual review of the 2019 Perform Better Functional Training Summit! Or as I like to call the event, Fitness Christmas! The Functional Training Summit is one of the best educational events that health and fitness professionals can possibly attend, and in my review I do my best to capture the …