Let’s Travelcise!

Travelcise: Travel-sized Workouts Anyplace, Anytime! According to the newspapers, travel among Americans is up. Summer is traditionally the season for families to drive or fly to national parks, visit with relatives, or just hit the trail. Many of us who exercise on a regular basis sometimes...

Paddle Board Training

Stand Up Paddle Boarding Training and Conditioning on the JumpSport Fitness Trampoline Have you taken a trip to the beach lately? Waterways, fresh and salty, are increasingly becoming dotted with vertical figures holding long paddles that peel the water out and away from a long board....

Sun Protection 101

Solar Power: Understanding the Sun and How to Enjoy It While Protecting Yourself! By now, all those living in the northern hemisphere can probably come out of hibernation.  Temperatures are rising, the landscape taking on a palette of greens and with this unfolding of winter into...

Michelle Hanlon-Mascari

  An Interview with Michelle Hanlon-Mascari, Master JumpSport Fitness Trampoline Instructor This week I had the opportunity to have a “walk and talk” with Master JumpSport Fitness™ Trampoline Instructor, Michelle Hanlon-Mascari.  Michelle has been with JumpSport for almost two years, and she is as passionate about teaching...

New to the gym?

  New to the Gym? What is THAT? Equipment Demystified.. For many people, a fitness facility, be it a gym or studio is- at least in the beginning- a scary, intimidating place. The Scene: Transformer looking pieces of equipment; huge with hard angles.  People looking absolutely comfortable and in control of...

Dance

National Dance Week: Move Your Body Freely

Last week was National Dance Week and thousands of classes across the nation took part in celebrating the art of dance, so in case you missed out, read on! Dance by its very nature is expressive and is a body of creativity constantly morphing and growing.  A...

Health & Exercise

Nutrition Series, 3 Vegetarianism

Nutrition, Article 3 Vegetarianism & Vegan Eating Styles, with Brandi Thompson, RD In this third installment focusing in our nutrition series in honor of National Nutrition Month, we are focusing on vegetarianism and vegan eating styles.  Gone are the days of little incense smelling shops filled with flax flour,...

Nutrition Series, 1

Nutrition Series, Article 1 with Brandi Thompson, RD March is National Nutrition Month, and because of this, I have teamed up with registered dietician Brandi Thompson to teach us about the breadth and scope of nutrition.  In the following nutrition series blogs we will learn what...