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Meet Bryce! From Yoga Practitioner to Movement Specialist!

    From Yoga Practitioner to Movement Specialist “For a long time strength/conditioning and skill acquisition relative to sports was my life. When I completed school and realized I wasn’t going to the NFL I began to compete in power lifting. Powerlifting helped me understand the mechanisms behind developing strength, but left me immobile and…

By Shane Young October 9, 2018 | 

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How to Focus During Your Workout and Life

Hey Ascenders! How are you doing today? Good? Only good? Or awesome?   If you’re just feeling good, well, then maybe one reason is that you get distracted too often. The idea to write about this topic came up after a couple of my last sessions. However, it resonates with me as I grew up…

By Shane Young October 5, 2018 | 

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Top 10 Reasons You Should Join the 30 Day Challenge

Community – A group of dedicated travelers are here to support and accompany you on your wellness journey. Connection with others is more important that you can imagine! We are here to support you, answer questions, share, listen, learn and grow….together! Learn from experts – Along with fitness and nutrition experts, Shane Young and Rick…

By Shane Young August 31, 2018 | 

FITNESS & WELLNESS / food / Nutrition / Tips / Uncategorized

Get Fat to Get Lean: Start With What You’re Made Of, a Fat Guide

Fats. The biggest problem with them is that there are so many of them and I get it: People get confused. Everybody out there is telling a different story, they talk about “healthy” and “bad” fat and try to put complex things in categories. Not the worst approach, but let’s try to get some real…

By Marvin August 24, 2018 | 

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Is Feeling Good- Good Enough?

Hi Ascenders! How are you feeling today? A lot of the time, we hear this question and answer it with an “Oh yeah, I’m fine” without even thinking about the answer, right? The truth is that, sometimes, the exact opposite is going on in our body, but we’re too proud to admit that something is…

By Marvin August 10, 2018 | 

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6 Tips for a Healthy 4th of July

The 4th of July is meant to be celebrated, but that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your beach bod in the process. These 6 tips will help you navigate the BBQ and stay healthy during the holiday.    1. Get a Workout In! Before you fire up the grill, fire up your buns! Come…

By Shane Young July 4, 2018 | 

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Will Weight Training Make Women Bulky?

Why I Strength Train (And why I think you should, too!)  Many of my clients are women. In fact, much of my coaching practice is focused on helping women feel better about themselves – both physically AND mentally. I want all my clients believing they are strong, capable badasses (because they ARE!)    With that…

By Danielle June 27, 2018 | 

FITNESS & WELLNESS / food / Nutrition / Recipes / Tips / Uncategorized

Rainbow Power Salad

June is all about rainbow power. And, delicious as it is, we’re not just talking about this salad! It’s Gay Pride Month, and we’re in celebration mode here at Ascend Body. This month is all about honoring the diversity that makes our gym, our city and our world, such a rich and beautiful place.  …

By Marvin June 6, 2018 | 

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Sweet Potato Dream

Hey Ascend family! It’s about time for a new recipe featuring our favorite secret weapon: the sweet potato. Most of the time we like them crunchy. But fries are just one of many possibilities when it comes to sweet potatoes.  Today we want to present you with a different taste by combining sweet potatoes with…

By Marvin June 1, 2018 | 

FITNESS & WELLNESS / food / Nutrition / Recipes / Tips

Paleo Bread & Butter

Hey Ascenders! Do you like bread? As a German, I grew up eating it my entire life. And even if I know it’s not really the healthiest, nothing beats a hot loaf of bread! Plus, the recipe options are endless.. You can throw together a sandwich, or just butter up a slice and eat it…

By Marvin May 4, 2018 | 

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