Why Willpower Doesn’t Work!
So, you’re relying on sheer willpower to crush tonight’s craving for chips, salsa, and a nice cold beer are you? You’ll just dig deep and power through it because you’re strong like that… And after all, it’s officially tomorrow—the day you said you’d start to be ‘good,’ so you really have no other choice… Sound […]
THE Absolute Best Type of Exercise Revealed
What style of exercise is ‘best’? This question, or variations of it, has come up many times in my career. What style of exercise is best for weight loss? What style of exercise is best for building muscle? What style of exercise is best for _______? Earlier in my career I saw this question as […]
August 2016 Newsletter
Another great month at Hybrid Fitness has flown by, and as summer comes to a close, here is a quick recap of all that was happening in August! Tommy’s new podcast, construction, great accomplishments, and plenty of new members and staff! This month we also have a special offer to help you finish the year […]
The 6 Surprising Reasons “Fat Burning Foods” Aren’t All that Super for Weight Loss
‘Superfood’ is one of the most used catchwords in the health and fitness industry today, and sits alongside other concepts such as ‘fat burning foods’. Some say these words are just carefully constructed marketing terms designed to sell products, while others swear certain foods have magical health benefits that everyone, including YOU, should get in […]
Surprising New Findings: Extreme Weight Loss Actually Leads to Extreme Weight Gain
Have you ever watched The Biggest Loser, the reality TV program in which obese contestants who are desperate to shed hundreds of pounds, leave their families for an extreme weight loss boot camp to gain a healthier life and hopefully a $100,000 pay out? Well it’s rich with traumatic stories from people who are […]
Drink Coffee and Lose Weight? Here’s How.
According to legend, the energizing effects of coffee were first discovered by a goat-herder named Kaldi in the 9th Century. Kaldi’s goats were bursting with energy after eating delicious red berries from the Coffea arabica tree so Kaldi gave it a try for himself and soon he was as hyper as the goats. […]
Big FAT Lies About Fat
Remember back in the day when we were told that fat was the cause of heart disease, obesity, and countless other serious health issues, and we simply had to stop eating it? So, with tears in our eyes and the song gone from our hearts, we gave up bacon, and switched to low fat, no […]
July 2016 Newsletter
There’s always a lot happening at Hybrid Fitness Centre, and June was as busy as ever! Weightlifting, WOW, new schedule, burpees, Canada Day and Yoga! Learn all about it in this month’s Video Newsletter.
DETOX DIETS: MAGIC OR MADNESS?
Detoxifying shakes, potions, and pills…oh my! Are our colons and cells seriously all clogged up with years’ worth of disgusting, toxic gunk, and sludge that need to be cleared out so our metabolism can function properly again? Well…almost all of the well known weight loss companies are peddling slightly different versions of the same detoxifying products, so […]
The Essential Reasons to Stop Believing Protein is Bad For You
The world of nutrition can be so confusing. First ‘they’ say one thing, then another, then another, and then we go back to the beginning again…it’s enough to make you want to throw your hands up and scream. One of the bits of information circulating lately that’s causing a fuss is that protein, and especially […]