Can Fitness Cure Drug Addiction?

Can Fitness Cure Drug Addiction?

Drug addiction is at an all-time high…with no end in sight. According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 21.5 million American adults battled with substance abuse. Many started at 12 years old! And a recent study by the Addiction Center shows...
What Is An Athlete?

What Is An Athlete?

The answer to this question should be simple…right? I recently read an article from a coach who spoke about how they train and program for their athletes. After training in multiple gyms and seeing coaches work with people, the question that rang in my head was:...
How To Stick To Your Resolutions

How To Stick To Your Resolutions

A new year means new resolutions…that will never be completed. I know I sound cynical, but it’s the truth! According to Business Insider and Forbes, most New Years Resolutions have a failure rate of 80% by February. Think about that: 80% in a span of two...
Here’s Why You Haven’t Reached Your Goals

Here’s Why You Haven’t Reached Your Goals

When things fall apart, there’s always a reason why. Life has a way of throwing curve balls when we least expect it. When this happens, we stop everything and fix the situation before getting back to our daily routine. However when it comes to life interrupting...
How To Pick The RIGHT Coach

How To Pick The RIGHT Coach

We’re towards the end of 2018! During my fitness journey, I’ve seen some major progress with my overall health and wellness. However since this is real life, things always find a way to pop up unexpectedly. Lately I was given more responsibility at work...
The Best Love You Need To Find

The Best Love You Need To Find

I knew I was ugly when I was 8 years old. The notion started in school when one of the popular girls tripped me in the playground. Those girls would laugh at me, call me a tomboy, and scream that no one will ever want to be my friend. At the same token, I would come...
Here’s How To Deal With Setbacks

Here’s How To Deal With Setbacks

The inevitable happened! I got injured. Womp womp! As an athlete I’ve had my fair share of injuries. I can tell you each one sucked. When you’re injured, you feel debilitated. You can’t move and everyone tells you to take a break. But when you start...
Why Taking The Day Off Is A Good Thing!

Why Taking The Day Off Is A Good Thing!

Does taking a day off sound like death? If you’re someone who has a lot of goals and ambitions to manifest, it might sound like it. You might have the idea that we always have to be on the go in order to gain successful. It’s a very common mindset which is...
The Biggest Hurtle You Will Face

The Biggest Hurtle You Will Face

Challenges come in many forms. Whether it’s through work, family, or friends we all go through ups and downs. Being the nerd that I am, I researched some common challenges when it comes to fitness. After countless articles, the most difficult challenge for...
Leave Your Ego At The Door!

Leave Your Ego At The Door!

There is a point where your ego just gets in the way. Today’s topic might be “no-duh” advice, but you’d be surprised. Checking your ego it’s not that simple. Especially if you’re just starting your fitness journey. As an athlete, I...