Topic: Fitness & Training

Just Diagnosed with Cancer? Yes, You Do Need to Exercise!

In the first blog of our Cancer and Exercise series, we discussed why exercise was beneficial for survival and tolerance of treatment. In this post, we’ll be discussing what types of exercise will be beneficial, and how you can fit them in, post-diagnosis.

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Can Exercise Provide Benefits Post-Cancer Diagnosis?

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Therefore, highlighting the benefits of exercise in different stages of cancer – diagnosis, during treatment, and post-treatment recovery seemed important. This is the first in series of articles that discuss not only the benefits, but also the types of exercise deemed most appropriate. Many of you may have struggled with […]

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Staff Highlight: Jason Liegl

Jason Liegl is a certified personal trainer at Elite Sports Club – Mequon and also serves as a nutrition coach for all the east side clubs. Jason is dedicated to helping members achieve their fitness and nutrition goals, while motivating them to create lasting habits. Learn more about Jason Liegl!

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Does Lifting Cause Women to Bulk Up?

Listen up ladies, this blog is for you! Do you avoid weight training because you’re afraid of “bulking up” and becoming man-like? It’s not uncommon for women to think this way, as many are looking to tone their muscles rather than put on muscle mass. Let’s look into this way of thinking and see if […]

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Trainer Highlight: Kailyn Danhouser

Kailyn Danhouser is a certified personal trainer at the River Glen and North Shore locations of Elite Sports Clubs. Kailyn loves to help people of all types feel healthier and move better. Learn all about Kailyn Danhouser and her philosophy on fitness and exercise!

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Best Workouts for Limited Time

When trying to keep a routine going, there can be many things in the way. For most people, the biggest obstacle is time. It can be a challenge to find time to commit to full workout. However, remember that even if you only have 20 minutes, a lot can be done in that time. Here […]

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10 Simple Hacks to Get the Most from Your Workout

Feel like you’re not getting as much out of your workouts as you’d like? A lot comes down to your form. Try these 10 simple workout hacks to start seeing the results you desire.

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Recovering From Vacation – Getting Back Into Gear

You’ve just gone on a nice relaxing vacation. You’ve given your body and mind time to rest. But now you’re home and it’s time to get back to your routine. It can be tough to find motivation to get back in the habit because you don’t want to work out or you don’t want your […]

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