Fit Farm! Not Fat Camp! - A Word from our founder

A WELCOME FROM OUR FOUNDER

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Throughout life my experiences have been varied and diverse. I’ve often wondered how and why I’ve ended up in the roles that I have weaving this web I’ve called life. I realize now that all of these experiences were simply preparing me for my next venture. My time spent in Los Angeles, where I completed my personal training certification and …

Chair squats

TRY THIS: CHAIR SQUATS

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Grab your chair and make sure it’s on a sturdy surface, where it won’t slide around. Stand in front of the chair, facing away, with your feet about hip-distance apart. Keeping your weight in your heels, start to take a seat, pressing your glutes down and back until you’re just about to touch the seat. But instead of sitting, hover …

FIVE REASONS PEOPLE GO TO FITNESS CAMPS

FIVE REASONS PEOPLE GO TO FITNESS CAMPS

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We know what you’re thinking. Fitness camps are designed for people who are dangerously obese and need serious intervention to get them back on the right track. It turns out, people of various weights and fitness levels attend fitness camps every year. Some even visit multiple times a year. When it comes to making real lifestyle changes, people are realizing …

Yoga for the Busy Leaders: 15 Minutes of Focus

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It’s no secret, leaders need to be fit to be at our best. It leads to better thinking, improves our ability to manage stress, and enhances our confidence. Unfortunately, as leaders, our personal fitness can be the first thing to go as the challenges of running the business overwhelm and consume our every moment. When time is limited, this yoga …

What's Your Favorite Fitness Cliché? Fit Farm! A Weight Loss Camp For Adults!

WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE FITNESS CLICHé?

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In the world of fitness, just like in any industry, the landscape is dotted with things that are true, things that aren’t,… and some things that might be true, but we really wish they weren’t! We sat down for a few minutes with professional trainers Allison Stimmel and A.J. Kelly at Fit Farm and asked them: “What is your favorite …

20 Aerobic Exercises You Can Do At Home - Fit Farm!

20 Aerobic Exercises You Can Do At Home To Lose Weight

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Let’s face it, we step into the gym for three major reasons– to lose weight, to shed that extra fat around the belly, and to burn calories. But, most of us find it difficult to squeeze in the time at least three times a week to go to the gym. An equally effective alternative is practicing aerobic exercises within the …

AMERICA’S GROWING WAISTLINE

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America’s Growing Waistline For Jen Broccolo’s 15th birthday, she and her family took a trip to New York City to attend a festival in Little Italy. Jen, a sophomore at Westerly High School, asked her mom for one more gift: a full-length mirror. “You go, girl!” said her mom, Ann Broccolo. “We’ll hang them in your room!” It all started last May, …