A Challenging Week, Indeed!

via - Lydia M., AbsoluteFIT Challenge 2.0 Participant I’ve eaten more spinach this week than in the last year. You?       AbsoluteFITness Challenge 2.0 Update: OK, first the good news: One week in, the needle has already moved on the scale. I am pleasantly sore from all the workouts. I wouldn’t say I have... Continue Reading →

Gotta Start Somewhere

via - Lydia M., AVAC AbsoluteFIT Contributor We’re doing the AbsoluteFIT challenge 2.0! Friday night, we got together in the Cafe: a group of the people who are doing the AbsoluteFIT challenge. We learned what to expect, we got some kickoff advice and some schwag, and we got to meet our fellow challengers. Each of us... Continue Reading →

Lydia Does Disney (*again!)

Mighty Mouse Walking, climbing, 40-lb. overhead presses, sudden HIIT work … all part of a day at the Happiest Place on Earth.  via - Lydia M, AVAC's infamous AbsoluteFIT blogger I’ve said it before — right here, last year — and if I’m lucky, I’ll get to say it again: The Mouse’s House is no... Continue Reading →

The Right Way to Use a Rowing Machine

Need some rowing machine assistance? Just ask any AVAC® Trainer -- we're always happy to help! via - Greatist.com Once relegated to the back of the gym, the rowing machine is experiencing a surge in popularity—so much so that there are now entire boutique studios devoted to it and its awesome total-body benefits. But the... Continue Reading →

What’s The Cure for Sore Muscles?

via -  outside.com | Erin Beresini The Cure for Sore Muscles? More Movement. Throw away your ice packs and ibuprofen if you want to recover right. Run until it hurts; then run some more. Photo: Thinkstock (via outside.com) Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation. RICE has been the go-to treatment plan for pain and soft tissue athletic injuries since... Continue Reading →

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