December 19, 2016
Sleds are very effective in athletic training and are great for conditioning, and they are not as uncommon in this type of training as you might think. They come in all different shapes and sizes, and originate from the logging industry in Scandinavia. The most popular sled is the Prowler sled which can be dragged, pulled or pushed. Read on to find out how it can benefit you in your training: Improved acceleration Acceleration is essential for most sports. Sled training enables you to do sprint-work instead of interfering too much with sprint mechanics. It helps the...
July 09, 2016
Fitness Health presents lower body leg thigh workout using FH resistance bands. In this high energy workout, you will learn a few basic exercises with the kinetic leg bands. The workout below is set in to 3 exercises per section. If you're a beginner we recommend that you complete each section taking a 1 minute break in between transitions. For advance fitness levels we recommend you can complete all 9 exercises then take a 30 second break in between sets. This workout is spilt into 3 sections. Reps 10 Sets 4 Basic Exercises Knee raises Alternate knee raises Burpee's Using...
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June 16, 2016
Using the FH Pro Viper harness for speed training drills. In this video you will find information on using the harness for different drills and how to set up the harness for training. It's important to notice that whilst using the viper harness I always use the strap extension around the supporting structures like poles or trees. Using the Viper Harness will help increase strength. Harness training helps increase the resistance and specify the training set ideally for sports players. All training has to be specific for the sport. If you are a sports player and you want to increase your speed first...
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August 28, 2015
Whether this is your first year competing or you have been in your sport of choice for ages, pre-season training is essential for season success. However, the one thing that can hold you back from getting the type of training you need to excel is money. It isn’t necessarily cheap to get your body into prime condition, which may make you feel like you have to make a decision between upholding your budget and getting yourself ready to compete. Fortunately, that is a choice that you don’t have to make as there are ways to get essential pre-season training...
April 17, 2015
If you’re involved in sports or any other type activity in which you want to increase your speed, then you might want to consider using a Viper Harness in your training regimen. What types of benefits does this particular piece of equipment have to offer? Of course, the most notable advantage is that it can dramatically boost your performance speed and strength, making you more efficient at your sport or activity of choice. It also works to improve your balance and control your body positions, helping you achiever higher levels of fitness in a safer and more effective manner....