Nobody but you even notices — much less cares — what the number is on your dumbbells, or kettlebells, or medicine ball ... Here’s something I’ve learned, weight training in AbsoluteFIT: “Heavy” is relative. And not just from person to person — i.e. what you can lift easily, I struggle with — but for the... Continue Reading →
It’s a new year, y’all, and you know what that means? It’s time to get cracking on those fitness goals — because no matter where you are on your fitness journey, you’re welcome at AbsoluteFIT.
Fitness is a journey the whole family can take together! You know what’s a good attribute for AbsoluteFIT? Being a good sport — and today’s AbsoluteFIT friend is one of the best. Steven is a super-consistent regular in the studio, often with his wife, Doris; it’s a rare morning workout that doesn’t have one or both... Continue Reading →
Summertime, and the schedule goes all sideways … I realize this isn’t a universally-applicable situation, but for a person who is home with their kids out of school all summer, this season is … challenging, fitness wise (even with the flexibility of the AbsoluteFIT schedule!). There’s travel: My kids and I have already made one... Continue Reading →
Pride goeth before a fall … even in AbsoluteFIT. So, I’m feelin’ pretty good about my progress on my fitness goals: One Saturday morning in Absolute CORE, Oceana talked me into doing some one-legged pushups — well, I mean, we were all doing them, not just me, but it was one of those things I... Continue Reading →
Virtually all research agrees: Physical activity like AbsoluteFIT helps relieve stress and anxiety. Are you stressed? Anxious? Yeah, same — and I don’t think I know anybody who isn’t, at least in the everyday way. And sometimes, working out can seem like one. more. thing. on that eternal, stress-causing to-do list. But — supported by... Continue Reading →
Don’t fear the studio — you’re among friends, and if you don’t even know what a stability ball is, we’ll help you out! These days, the AbsoluteFIT studio feels like an extension of my own house — I know where everything is, and when a trainer starts telling us what equipment we’ll be using, I... Continue Reading →
Doing the same thing over and over and over? Not the best way to get results. I’m a creature of routine — most people are, to some extent, but I’m on the far side of the curve. That can be a good thing, fitness-wise: I usually work out the same number of times a week,... Continue Reading →