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Yoga-Inspired Shoulder Strengthening Exercises

Guy@Gaiam by Guy@Gaiam | November 4th, 2013 | 4 Comments
topic: Fitness, Health & Wellness, Yoga | tags: exercise, Fitness, guy, guy@gaiam, health and wellness, how-to video, man, men, men's health, physical therapy, shoulders, strength, strength training, therapy, Yoga

Yoga for guys: Strengthen your shoulders

In my youth, I had terrible experiences with my shoulders separating and dislocating at various times during sports. I had my first reconstructive surgery at 18 years old on my right shoulder. This was the result of a year’s worth of extreme snowboarding accidents. Three years later, I was back on the operating table — this time for my left shoulder. After the second surgery, my upper body was extremely tight. Over the years, I had developed major issues with larger muscle groups in my upper body trying to overcompensate for the smaller, weaker muscles surrounding both of my shoulder joints. Even after months of physical therapy, I was worried I might have complications with my shoulders for the rest of my life.

The 3 E’s: Secret for Quick Total-Body Workouts

The FIRM Master Instructor Team by The FIRM Master Instructor Team | October 23rd, 2009 | No Comments
topic: Fitness | tags: aerobic, Annie Lee, burn-calories, cardio, circuit workouts, exercise, fast workouts, Fitness, how-to video, lower body, muscle, quick workouts, strength, the firm, total-body workouts, upper body, workout routine, workouts

By The FIRM Master Instructor Annie Lee

My philosophy is all about the 3 E’s: effective, efficient exercise. Here’s a quick how-to video of my personal total body workouts that focus on the 3 E’s.

5 Power Moves to Boost Workout Results: How-to Video

The FIRM Master Instructor Team by The FIRM Master Instructor Team | August 3rd, 2009 | 2 Comments
topic: Fitness, Weight Loss | tags: burn-calories, coordination, exercises, home workouts, how-to video, Power Ball, power moves, Rebekah Sturkie, sculpting workouts, strength, the firm, workout

By The FIRM Master Instructor Rebekah Sturkie

Power moves — exercises that involve high intensity and explosive movement — are extremely beneficial for developing strength and coordination. And we all want to do that, right? This type of training is the way to go if you want to burn major calories in a short amount of time.