Category «Health & Fitness»

John Heart on High Carb vs High Protein, SuperSlow, And The Importance Of Time Under Load

John Heart - high intensity training

John Heart (@MrAHeart and Insta: @mraheart) is a renowned bodybuilder, trainer and teacher within the fitness industry. He has won the title of Mr. America and Natural Mr. Universe. His primary platforms used for training/teaching include in-gym, YouTube, and all forms of social media including Facebook. John currently trains in-gym clients in Los Angeles, California and manages his online …

Mike Bradley – How To Strength Train An Athlete

Mike Bradley Training

Mike Bradley (email – mbradley [at] fsu [dot] edu) is the Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Florida State University Basketball Team. Bradley helped the Seminoles win the ACC Championship in 2012, play in a school record four consecutive NCAA Tournaments (2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012) and earn a No. 3 seed in the 2017 NCAA Tournament. Bradley designed …

Ad Ligtvoet – How To Cultivate The Ultimate Training And Diet Mindset

Ad Ligtvoet

A post shared by ad Ligtvoet training. (@ad_ligtvoet_training) on Jan 3, 2018 at 12:13am PST “I don’t workout for the looks, that’s secondary … I work out to expand the area under the curve … to be functional in life.”  – Ad Ligtvoet Ad Ligtvoet is a training instructor and MedX therapist for Keiser Training …

Borge Fagerli on Myo-Reps, High Intensity Training and Biorhythms

Borge Fagerli

Borge Fagerli is a health and performance mentor and coach. Borge is behind the Norwegian training system, Release Your Potential, the nutritional model The BioRhythm Diet, based on recent understandings of circadian rhythms, and Myo-reps – a highly effective and efficient training method. Connect with Borge: Website Facebook Twitter We cover: The How, Why and When of …

Blair Wilson – Can Taking Time Off The Gym Increase Muscle Gain?

Blair Wilson

Blair Wilson is the co-founder of MedX Precision Fitness (@Medxfitness), a fast growing strength training facility in Toronto, Canada. Prior to starting MedX Precision Fitness, Blair was a professional water skier and long time mentee to John Little. Blair has contributed to several influential studies on the mechanisms of fitness and weight loss – two of which have been published in …

Craig Hubert – How to Start and Grow a Mobile In-Home HIT Business

Craig Hubert

A certified personal trainer since 1997, and a Licensed Kinesitherapist since 2002, Craig started his career in the fitness industry after being mesmerised watching his own ACL surgery. He started seeing clients in small gyms and private studios before embarking on his own to run a successful in-home training business that would eventually offer in-home …

How High-Intensity Training Changed My Life

Lawrence Neal

In this episode, I am interviewed by the host of the Addicted To Fitness Podcast (website), Nick Burch. This was a really fun conversation where I got the opportunity to tell my fitness story, how I stumbled across HIT and how it changed everything! Check out the Elemental Training Tampa blog post for this episode …

Mark Houghton on HIT Bodybuilding, Mike Mentzer’s Heavy Duty, and Zone Training (J-Reps)

Mark Houghton

Mark Houghton is a pro bodybuilder, BNBF (British National Bodybuilding Federation) British Over-40s and Overall Masters Champion. Mark made his professional debut at the DFAC (Natural Bodybuilding) world finals and placed 3rd in the Masters Class. Early on in his training, Mark was introduced to the work of Arthur Jones and Mike Mentzer. Throughout his training career, Mark …

Menno Henselmans on Minimalism, Optimising Muscle Growth for a Non-Responder, and Low vs High Training Frequencies

Menno Henselmans

Menno Henselmans (Instagram and Facebook) is an online physique coach, fitness model, scientific author and the creator and director of Bayesian Bodybuilding. Menno has also worked with multiple pro card winning clients and international prize winners in physique sports and powerlifting and is an international speaker for BodyPower, the Norwegian Academy for Personal Training (AFPT), Paleo f(x), …

Drew Baye on Strength Training Exercise Science and HIT vs “High-Volume”

Drew Baye TSC belt squat

Drew Baye is one of the top high intensity training experts. He’s also a prolific writer, researcher, an elite level personal trainer and the founder of Baye.com, the most popular high intensity training blog. In this mini episode, we discuss the problems inherent within a lot of the current exercise science, which attempt to identify the optimal …

Dr. James Fisher and Dr. James Steele: Workout Nihilism vs Workout Optimisation

Dr James Fisher and Dr James Steele with Werner Kieser and colleague

Dr James Steele is an Associate Professor in Sport and Exercise Science at Southampton Solent University (United Kingdom). James teaches across both exercise physiology, biomechanics, and research methods, is an active researcher and has published numerous peer-reviewed articles on a variety of areas relating to health and fitness. Listen to my previous episodes with Dr …

Dr Doug McGuff on Workout Volume and Frequency, Neck Training, Exercise Science, Entrepreneurship, Cryptocurrency, and Relationships

Dr Doug McGuff and Wendy McGuff

Dr Doug McGuff (@DougMcGuff / Instagram: ultimate_exercise_) is frequently labeled as one of the world’s top experts on exercise and in particular, high intensity strength training. Doug practices full-time emergency medicine with Blue Ridge Emergency Physicians and owns, Ultimate Exercise, where he and his instructors continue to explore the limits of exercise through their personal training of clients. Doug …

Dr Wayne Westcott on Training Frequency, Workout Routines, Warm-Ups, Recovery Requirements with Ageing, and Progression Over A Lifetime

Dr Wayne Westcott

Dr. Wayne Westcott has written more than 20 books, 400 articles, and 600 newspaper columns on the topic of muscle-building exercise. He has spent thousands of hours in the research lab, presented his findings to tens-of-thousands of seminar attendees, personally educated, tested, and certified many thousands of fitness trainers from around the globe and consulted …

High Intensity Strength Training Fundamentals – Drew Baye

Drew Baye

Drew Baye is one of the top high intensity training experts. He’s also a prolific writer, researcher, an elite level personal trainer and the founder of Baye.com, the most popular high intensity training blog. In this episode, Drew and I go right back to basics. If you are a beginner to high intensity strength training and/or a …

Mark Strough on 72-Hour Weekly Fasts, The Ketogenic Diet and Optimising Self-Defence

Mark Strough Seated Row

Mark Strough is a High-Intensity Trainer, Serial Entrepreneur, and Life-Long Martial Artist. He’s an extraordinary human being who I’ve been following on social media for a while. I’ve always found Mark to be very open-minded, supportive and helpful in terms of educating the layman community on diet and exercise via: Facebook Mark of Health Instagram Email …

The Perfect Workout for CEOs

Jeff Bezos - photo courtesy of ForbesAfrica.com

Gary Knight has been a HIT advocate, practitioner and coach for over a decade. His journey has brought him from the Australian outback to the busy streets of London where he focuses on transforming the bodies of CEO’s and executives using HIT principles. In this episode, Gary and I discuss the perfect workout for CEOs …

Dr Shawn Baker on the Carnivore Diet, Confirmation Bias, and The Joe Rogan Experience

Dr Shawn Baker doing bicep curls

Shawn Baker MD (@SBakerMD and Insta:shawnbaker1967) is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, multi-sport world record holding Masters 50+ Athlete, and Zero-Carber (he’s only eaten red meat for the last year). Following Shawn’s appearance on the Joe Rogen Experience, I was very excited to have him back on my show to find out what’s happened since. I also …

James Krieger on What Science Actually Says Are The Most Effective Ways to Lose Weight And Bodyfat – And How to Keep it Off

James Krieger

James Krieger is the former science editor for Pure Power Magazine, the former editor for Journal of Pure Power, and a former research director, and he is currently a well-traveled speaker and presenter at conferences and events that host primarily physicians, dieticians, and other health and fitness professionals. Most notably, he is the founder of …

Jens Jakob Andersen on How To Optimize Your Running Form, Performance and Minimize Injury

Jens Jakob Anderson

Jens Jakob Andersen is a former competitive runner, a statistician, a minimalist, and most importantly, the Founder and CEO of the immensely popular – if not the most popular – running shoe review website on the Internet, RunRepeat.com. What’s fascinating about Jens and RunRepeat is not only the extensive amount of comprehensive-yet-straightforward, useful information on …

John Heart on How He Won Mr America At 48-Years-Old

John Heart - high intensity training

John Heart (@MrAHeart and Insta: @mraheart) is a renowned trainer and teacher within the fitness industry. He is also a Natural Pro Bodybuilder who has won the title of Mr. America and Natural Mr. Universe. His primary platforms used for training/teaching include in-gym, YouTube, and all forms of social media including Facebook. John currently trains …