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Deadlifts > Everything

Deadlifts > Everything

The deadlift is one of the best exercises of all time! As a matter of fact, if I had to choose one exercise to perform for the rest of my life, it would definitely be the barbell deadlift. My job as a strength & conditioning specialist […]

Got Macros? All About Protein: Part 3

Got Macros? All About Protein: Part 3

This is a three-part article series where in Part 1, I answered the following questions: What is protein? What are great sources of protein? How much protein do I need? Is more protein safe? In Part 2, I discussed how dietary protein intake can largely […]

Goal-Specific Supplementation? Say What?

Goal-Specific Supplementation? Say What?

Again, the staff at Examine.com have come through BIG TIME with the release of their latest product that will solve the age old question I receive on the regular of, “What supplements should I take for _____?” My answer is typically, “It depends.” From here on out […]

Omega-3 and a High Performance Life

Omega-3 and a High Performance Life

In 2012, I met A LOT of cool people at the annual International Society of Sports Nutrition Conference in Clearwater Beach, FL. Today’s guest article is by another one of those cool individuals.  Let me introduce Logan Gelbrich out of Venice, CA. He’s gonna drop […]

Cardio: Fasted or Fed State for More Fat Loss?

Cardio: Fasted or Fed State for More Fat Loss?

This is a guest post by my colleagues, Chris and Eric Martinez based out of San Francisco, CA. We met back in 2012 at the Annual International Society of Sports Nutrition Conference in Clearwater Beach, FL. They post a lot of great content on their […]

5 Reasons You’re Not Lean(er)

5 Reasons You’re Not Lean(er)

This post is going to be straight to the point and may be a gut check for some of you. There may be some very obvious points but I just want to make them clear to everyone in hopes that you will self-assess your own […]

Facebook Live Q and A!

Facebook Live Q and A!

Last night I was feeling a little rambunctious which lead to me doing a live Question and Answer segment on my Facebook page. I received some really great questions such as: Lee Hersh, founder of Fit Foodie Finds asked: Q: “I’ve only got 30 minutes […]