Tag Archives: strength training

Mountain Biking with Kettlebells!

“You wouldn’t want to go downhill mountain biking before you learned how to ride a bike” The above quote is from one of my teenage clients and the analogy is certainly applicable across any board that you look at. Far … Continue reading

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Empowerment Through Exercise

Imagine this, what if the purpose of exercising and working out were actually meant to recharge the battery and not to drain it, and that when we performed our hardest workouts we felt stronger and more energized immediately after… Huh? … Continue reading

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Kettlebell Training Does Get Easier

As interest in Kettlebells grows in Central VT, and more people take advantage of training opportunities, I have had the benefit of witnessing the community around me grow astonishingly strong. It’s not that Kettlebell Training is the only way that … Continue reading

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Kettlebell Juggling Progression

In Kettlebell training, it’s hard to progress far unless you are constantly pushing your strength edges and repeatedly pressure testing your ability to control heavier Kettlebells. This is truest with juggling Kettlebells. By the time you can safely flip and … Continue reading

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Showcase: AX2 Kettlebells

For the past 3 months I have been training two teenagers, whom I’ve known since they were young, with Kettlebells through a mentoring program provided by their high school.  Our work is centered around learning and practicing movement specifics before … Continue reading

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Youth Kettlebell Lifter

First, I’d like to point out that there is no strength, size, or ability requirement to begin training with Kettlebells- we all have to start from somewhere. As you may or may not know, I am definitely a proponent of … Continue reading

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Exercise Program Recommendation

If you’re into Kettlebell training either as a dabbler or as somebody with the serious intention of learning how to use Kettlebells, you must have focus in your training regiments to get the most out of your efforts. This doesn’t … Continue reading

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For Those Who Want To Be Stronger

North country Kettlebells has always had the goal of bringing strength to people who simply wish to be stronger, whether in their day to day life or for specific training goals. I myself had this same simple desire for strength … Continue reading

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International Kettlebell & Fitness Federation

This past weekend I attended the International Kettlebell & Fitness Federation Level 1 Trainer Certification course. I have been to a few Kettlebell certifications now and the IKFF definitely provides top notch education for the experienced lifter. The course was … Continue reading

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Advanced Kettlebell Training Clinic

To any experienced Kettlebell lifters in Vermont and New Hampshire, I will be instructing an Advanced Kettlebell Training clinic for the members of Green Mountain CrossFit(Berlin, VT) on April 28th, 2012, 12-2pm, and I would like to extend this training … Continue reading

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