My First Powerlifting Competition

I just competed in my first powerlifting competition last Saturday, the 2016 USA North Carolina Powerlifting Championships.  It was a really big show with over 100 of the state’s best lifters competing.  When I checked-in and I saw all those competitors, I thought to myself “wow I maybe in over my head!” The hardest thing […]

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Age is Only a State of Mind

Many people believe that once you reach the age of 50 your health and fitness start to decline.  That’s an urban myth and here’s why.  People who perceive themselves as old and feeble are more likely to stop participating in the activities that keep them healthy and fit, such as regular exercise.  On the other […]

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Health and Strength Over 50, Cardiovascular Exercise

Cardiovascular exercise known as cardio by most in the fitness profession is associated with numerous health benefits; therefore, it is an invaluable part of any fitness program. Cardio exercise is any activity that increases the work of the heart and lungs. Activities such as brisk walking, running, training on the elliptical machine, biking, and working […]

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