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Under 5-Minute Workout

Feel like you don’t even have 5 minutes to spare? Well, you can still get a workout in! Check out this under 5-minute workout you can do anywhere with no equipment (except for maybe a timer…but there’s an app for that, right?!)

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3 Minute High Intensity Interval Workout

Let’s do some High Intensity Interval Training! I have 3 minutes of exercises for you—40 seconds of one exercise alternating with 20 seconds of another exercise. There’s basically three little mini circuits total. Doing an interval workout is a great way to get in a variety of quick and intense exercises in a short amount of time. […]

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Work HARDER to Get the Most Out of Interval Training

High Intensity Interval Training isn’t exactly a “new” concept anymore. We’ve talked about interval training before here on the Elite blog (see: “Tabata High Intensity Interval Training: The fastest way to fitness & fat loss!”) and we offer plenty of classes and training programs that incorporate it as well. Lately though, the newest craze is just […]

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Congrats! Another Successful Team Weight Loss Challenge

This is the third year of Elite Sports Clubs’ annual Team Weight Loss Challenge. Thank you everyone for joining us this year and for your efforts during the challenge, we know the weight loss journey is a difficult one, and all of our participants are “winners” in our minds.

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Beginner’s Guide to the Lat Pulldown Machine

The lat pulldown machine is a staple at most fitness and health clubs. You’ll see all kinds of people using it, due in part to the fact that it’s a relatively simple machine to figure out how to use. Using the lat pulldown machine properly to maximize the benefits you receive is a whole different […]

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The Science Behind Creating A Habit

Are you looking to kick off the year with a new good habit? Maybe you need to ditch some bad ones? Have no fear, Elite (and science!) are here to help. You see, habits are tough. Some are good, like getting to the the gym once a day. Some are bad…like eating 6 cookies at a time when […]

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Tennis Warm-up: Catch Pass Mini Rally

Today’s lesson on the catch pass mini rally is another segment in the tennis warm-up category where we will test your racquet control. This is the third video in the mini-tennis series, so if you have not seen the “Bump-Bounce-Hit” or “Bump-Pass” videos, make sure you check those out first as they are the preceding […]

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How to Do the Burpee Exercise Correctly

If you’re looking for an exercise to get your heart rate up quickly and get the sweat machine working, the burpee definitely fits the bill. You’ve probably seen a dozen different variations of the burpee, some of them on the tamer end of the spectrum and some of them on the masochistic end. The good […]

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Tennis Warm-up: Bump-Pass Volley

In the second video of our mini tennis warm-up series we will be talking about the “Bump-Pass” rally to help you focus on the control of the ball and racquet. If you have not seen the first video in the mini-tennis series “Bump-Bounce-Hit”, make sure to watch the first as that is a prerequisite to […]

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Tennis Technique: Swing Path and Spin from Racquet Tip

This mini tennis lesson will describe the relationship of the swing path and the role of the racquet tip as it relates to spin. The two spins I focus on are the topspin drive and the underspin slice shots.

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