Tag: bodyweight

The Return of Hillfit

Way back in 2012, I reviewed the book Hillfit. Hillfit is a HIT-based fitness program that uses bodyweight exercises to develop strength safely with minimal risk of injury. A year later, I covered version 2 of the book.… [continue reading]

Mostly Weight Stable Regardless of Diet Part 2

In August 2017, I posted Mostly Weight Stable Regardless of Diet where I did a deep analysis of how much I weighed going back to the start of the century. And I shared a quote from an earlier blog:

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Body Weight Wisdom I Heard 20 Years Ago

Twenty years ago, I was living in a gated community near San Diego. One of the homeowners on my block was named Mike. He was about 20 years older than me. One day we were having a brief conversation by … [continue reading]

You Look Too Thin

On two occasions I have been told: “You look too thin” or “You looked too thin”.

Once was in 2012 and the other time was early 2018. The first time I heard it, I sort of panicked. Whereas some people … [continue reading]

What Happened After the Scale at My Gym Broke

Almost two months ago, the scale at my gym was gone. It broke and I was informed that they would be ordering a new scale soon.

Not a problem. As I have mentioned in previous posts, in addition to measuring … [continue reading]

Woo Woo Fitness Idea

Before I start this post, I want to disclose my belief on building strength. The 2013 post On Building Muscle is a good representation. In that post, I summarize a Conditioning Research article.

Chris provides an overview of what the

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