Sugar is in everything. A 12 oz bottle of Gatorade has 21 grams of sugar which is almost one day's recommended consumption. In addition to the health impacts, sugar also decreases our ability to perform in our workouts, and causes long-term fatigue. So, let's tackle this one together! We're doing a SUGAR DETOX in our Spring Training starting on March 10th. Join us, won't you?
The first time I truly realized what a coach was was in the weeks leading up to my very first boxing match. During training camp my coach, Alfonso Vazquez, would check in with me on a regular basis to make sure I was feeling ok and that I was getting the right amount and right type of training in ... Without my coach, I wouldn’t be half the boxer I am today.
She's a small town girl with big big dreams. Adrenaline junky, hockey player extraordinaire, adventure seeker, nothing can slow her down. Don't let that magnetic smile fool you, though ... she's a grinder under the green lights. We're so lucky to have this rock star on our team. Let's get to know Amy!
The Frequent Flyer Challenge has officially kicked off and we are so excited to see all of your shining faces in the studio as we ramp up for the holiday season. Each week for the next four weeks we will highlight a theme to set you up for success through one of the busiest times of the year. This first week we are talking about the importance of SLEEP.
His laugh is infectious, his math skills are on point, his style is something to write home about and his love for the #flyjams are bringing our playlists to the next level. There are so many reasons we are beyond honored to have Justin part of our #FlyFeetFam. As the GM of our downtown studio, he is dedicated to bringing Fly to the people! Let's get to know this superstar...
At Fly Feet we train Coaches - with a capital “C”. People who are invested in your training. As soon as you walk into that studio you know that those two people have your back. Our coaches are here to ensure that you feel supported and empowered as you navigate your way through a training session. We’ve done the workouts, we’ve practiced the movements and we are in the trenches with you every step of the way.
Building a high performing team is the absolute most important ingredient in the cocktail of finding success. Of course, there are other ingredients, but none are as critical. Individual talents, ability to execute, subject matter expertise, all come second to building an incredible team. Here are six characteristics of an incredible team that we strive for at Fly Feet...
As coaches we understand that nerves and the intimidation factor can be in the forefront of your mind when grabbing that piece of chalk and side-eyeing the butcher paper. However, we know that the second you let yourself be vulnerable in the studio there is no limit to what can happen. Check out the ah-mazing Whitney B.'s story ... from nerves to now chasing her best! :)
Aaron talked about the value of sprouting grains in this blog. Here is another delicious on-the-go snack we tried with sprouted quinoa. Yum!