Maximize Fighting Performance: A Strong Core is the Key to Success

Ultimate MMA Magazine, October 22, 2012 This article outlines how building a strong core provides for a stronger foundation to improve balance, stability and overall strength. All elements that are key in improving your fighting performance, or for the fitness enthusiast a leaner, stronger, and sexier body. Nexersys is a great solution to a full … Read more Maximize Fighting Performance: A Strong Core is the Key to Success

High Intensity Interval Training By Nexersys

When I first started working out on the Nexersys I knew it would be a great workout, but quickly learned that it would give me a full body workout with cardio rounds that challenged me beyond any other workout I’d experienced. The high intensity interval training (H.I.I.T.) really works your entire body with core, cardio, … Read more High Intensity Interval Training By Nexersys

High Intensity Training is Not Just for Olympians

Sometimes it seems like High Intensity Training and other training techniques used by star athletes are too inaccessible to regular folks. We’ve all been inspired this summer by the phenomenal skill and accomplishment of the 2012 Olympians. The obvious dedication, skill and training required to achieve their level of athletic success is astounding. While it … Read more High Intensity Training is Not Just for Olympians

Benefits of HIIT with MMA Equipment

High intensity interval training, like that of Nexersys MMA equipment, has aerobic, metabolic, and cardiovascular benefits over the alternative, continuous exercise training. Aerobic Benefits The 2006 study, ‘Short-term sprint interval versus traditional endurance training: similar initial adaptations in human skeletal muscle and exercise performance,’ by Gibala showed that 2.5 hours of HIIT had comparable endurance performance … Read more Benefits of HIIT with MMA Equipment

High Intensity Interval Training: Extreme Effectiveness Meets Extreme Fun

To the uninitiated, High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) may sound like something better left to the pros, but the truth is, you don’t have to be a hard-core athlete to benefit from HIIT. So what is High Intensity Interval Training, and how does it work? High Intensity Interval Training is built on the idea that, … Read more High Intensity Interval Training: Extreme Effectiveness Meets Extreme Fun

High Intensity Training = High-Level Results

Most people know what it takes to burn fat: the right diet, and an exercise regime that includes aerobic activity. But let’s face it, who really wants to log countless hours on the treadmill or go to yet another class where the overly peppy instructor barks orders as you do endless, repetitive motions set to music? Couldn’t there just be a way to get it over with faster? Or better yet, actually have fun? Well you’ll be glad to know that the latest, most cutting edge fitness research and home fitness technology is on your side.

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Cardio Kickboxing: A High Intensity Kick in the Pants

Tired of drinking cheap beverages, eating greasy potato chips and playing lackluster video games? Let’s be honest, that’s probably is not who you really are. But that doesn’t mean you are into tedious aerobics classes or other brutally boring workout routines. If you are looking for an alternative cardio program or seeking a proverbial ‘kick … Read more Cardio Kickboxing: A High Intensity Kick in the Pants

Core Training: More than Crunches and Sit-Ups

Integrating core training fitness equipment in your routine is ideal; especially if you really want to carve abs that will make swimsuit models envious, or even will alleviate back pain. Of course you will have to develop a core training strategy that is suited to the goals you would like to achieve, and that can … Read more Core Training: More than Crunches and Sit-Ups

Strike Training: More than a Punch

Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is a wildly popular full contact combat sport. Its roots derive from the ancient Olympic sport of Pankration mixing a combination of boxing and wrestling. The MMA of today has evolved into a variety and mix of styles incorporating grappling, takedowns, striking, and a wide range of martial arts disciplines. MMA training, whether for competition, self-defense or for physical fitness, provides a plethora of physical and mental benefits. One of the most powerful fitness advantages that MMA training provide is that of strike training. Personal fitness trainers and MMA instructor alike will agree that getting the most out of exercise you will need a fundamental understanding of proper forms and technique. Striking is no different.

Striking is one of the most dominant ways to defeat an opponent or improve the confidence in defending yourself. Yet simply flailing away at a punching bag or fitness equipment can not only get you hurt, but you also won’t receive the full benefits of the exercise.

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HIIT Training: Time is On Your Side

Most of us begin our chaotic days getting ready for work. After a day at the office, we manage all sorts of responsibilities as if our to-do list stares us down from every corner. With all of our efforts spent getting things checked off of our daily list, it’s no wonder we end up asking … Read more HIIT Training: Time is On Your Side

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