SUCCESS STORY- MATT BOWER

We have had many success stories at Phenomenal Fitness and we love to give credit and praise to those who have truly transformed their lives through health and fitness. We would like to give a shout out to Matt Bower and his incredible 80 pound weight loss transformation. Here is his story: "For most of [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|Galen, Home page boxes, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

Realizations After 30 Days of No Alcohol

First, I lost 12 pounds -- so that's cool. Though that's not a DIRECT result of cutting out alcohol. Instead…we’ll, here’s my real drinking story. It all started at college when drinking was a social lubricant; it was fun. Then it went to: “It’s been a rough week and I want to relax -- so [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|Galen, Home page boxes, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

Guess Which Photo I Was Happier In?

By Galen Lundin The one on the left was taken right before I competed in my first bodybuilding competition. To prepare for it, I dieted rigorously and lost 40 pounds in 4 months. Plus I spent a LOT of time at the gym. I ended up doing quite well...1st place in my division. The purpose [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Galen, Home page boxes, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

My Code- The Guiding Principles of My Life

By Galen Lundin Discovering these “truths” has helped me find a new paradigm to successfully bridge the mind-body issue. They’ve helped me. I hope they can help you. [CREATE] My transition from personal trainer to trainer-coach has not been an easy one, often filled with doubt, uncertainty, and second guessing. For many years, I believed [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|Galen, Home page boxes, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

Overfed and Undernourished

  Written by Sean Armstead Edited by Riley Constantine Having poor health and low stamina, energy, and muscle strength is quite common in our society, and this is especially true for those of us living in urban environments. In an era long gone, man’s plight was a physical one. Whether by hunting, farming, or manual [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|Home page boxes, Sean, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

A Phenomenal Heart Part II

One of the biggest contributors to cardiovascular disease is obesity and its related conditions. Nearly ALL of these can be avoided by following proper exercise and nutritional guidelines. According to The Journal of Sports Scientists (2010), it is recommended that overweight individuals perform 150 minutes per week of moderate intensity physical activity to improve weight [...]

By | February 17th, 2012|Galen, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

A Phenomenal Heart!

According to the Center for Disease Control, “cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States; one in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke, equal to 2,200 deaths per day.” This is an alarming statistic considering that heart disease is largely preventable through proper diet, exercise and lifestyle choices, [...]

By | February 1st, 2012|Galen, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

Top 3 Ways You Eat Too Much

Many of us have poor eating habits, and due to our hectic lifestyle we aren't always aware of it. Unfortunately, it is very hard to outwork bad nutrition so you have to be mindful of what you are eating. Do you see yourself in the list below?   1. The Snack Grazer: You eat whatever food [...]

By | January 12th, 2012|Galen, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

How to Keep Off the Holiday Pounds

It’s that time of year again where we overindulge in the foods we love. Pumpkin pie, Christmas cookies, eggnog, wine, the list goes on. The holiday season is nearly two months long and is a delicious recipe for unwanted weight gain. Although it’s important that we enjoy our time and food together with our families, [...]

By | December 22nd, 2011|Galen, The trainer's blog|0 Comments

Looking Great For Your Holiday Party

It’s that time of year again.  The days are getting shorter, the air colder, and quite possibly our pants are starting to get a little tighter.  For many of us, the winter holidays will bring with them more food, more desserts, more alcohol, and a few extra lbs.  It happens every year.  But why sacrifice [...]

By | December 7th, 2011|Julie, The trainer's blog|0 Comments