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Equipment

Equipment: Here’s a list of equipment you’ll need.  You can find many items locally and online at Perform Better (PB).  (FYI:  PB is located in Providence and the regular shipping usually gets here next day or 2 days at the latest.)  Super bands...
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2010, P8, Week 3 Recap

Happy Monday to you!  I hope you had a restful weekend.  Spent some quality time with those who matter most.  Got a great workout or 2 or 3 in for yourself and planned and prepared some meals for the week.  AND I hope you saw or at least heard about the Pats game.  It was a big...
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2010, P8, Week 1 Recap

Happy Sunday to you! How was your 1st week? This week’s agenda: Rookies Fall / Holiday Season Testing Phase 8 (P8) Overview Cardio Minutes Soreness Remedies P8 Schedule Columbus Day Guest Day ND & GST Shout Outs Questions Facebook Rookies Please welcome the following rookies...
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2010, P8, Week 2 Cardio Minutes

Cardio Minutes: Time Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Total 6am 16 27 19 62 9am 17 25 20 62 6:30pm 16 25 16 57 Week 3 Goals: Rookies / Returning Boot Campers:  males = 175, females = 250 Please report your minutes below: Week 2:  ___minutes var gaJsHost = ((“https:” ==...
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2010, P7, Wk 4 and Wk 5 Cardio Minutes

To keep my inbox less cluttered and allow me to respond to your reply faster, DO NOT REPLY to this email, but click on the following link to see cardio minutes completed in class and post your replies for week 4 (challenge week) and week 5 (individual challenge and recovery...
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2010, P7, Week 4 Recap

Man, I’m so excited.  Jay Z’s “Forever Young” song is playing on Pandora; you rocked the day 2 challenges; my butt / quads are sore from barbell bench lunges; I got 5 handstand push ups (on my way 20) and tonight Vanessa and I are celebrating our 1 year anniversary. This week’s...
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2010, P7, Week 2 Recap

Listen to the Woman Sidney Deane: Billy, I have four words for you: “Listen to the Woman”. Billy Hoyle: What the hell does that mean, “Listen to the woman”? I TRIED to listen to the woman and you’re the one who talked me out of it. Sidney Deane: Wait...
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2010, P7, Week 1 Recap

You survived week #1.  How do you feel?  “SORE!”  Yes.  That’s what I’ve heard from many of your classmates and probably from you too if you told me.  You know first hand it’s no fun to be sore, but did you know there are ways to reduce your soreness?  See below to learn more....
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2010, P6, Wk3 Recap

Truth or Dare? If you said “truth” (c’mon, truth’s are easy, take be a risk taker – this is called peer pressure-wink), How many splurge meals did you consume this week? If you said “Dare!” (You’re a fearless risk taker aren’t you), I Dare you to complete 7 strength workouts,...
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2010, P6, Wk2 Recap

“Dear Coach Mike, Why is it that every time you provide a new stimulus for change to our lower body workouts, like today’s hip finisher, I find myself having to sit on the very spot that is most sore while I work.  I try shifting left, nope, sore!  I try shifting right, nope,...
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