Do You Have the Right Combination for Fat Burning?

By Lauren Brooks As most of you already know, training with kettlebells is a fantastic and efficient way to shed unwanted fat. Within weeks of starting to use kettlebells, you should feel a difference in your strength and cardiovascular abilities. You may even notice your clothes getting looser right away. Then months will go by…

Behind Perfecting the Press

Kenneth Jay It has been almost two years since I started putting Perfecting the Press! together and it is always rewarding to see something come to life. For a long time the kettlebell military press was one of my very favorite things to do and for a long time my training revolved around presses, pullups,…

Barbell and Kettlebell Complexes to Take Your Body to a New Level of Hardness and Conditioning

Mike Geary, NCSF-CPT, AFAA-CPT If you’ve never heard of “complexes” before, the basic concept is that instead of repeating the same exercise for multiple reps to complete a “set”, you sequence one rep of several different exercises right after one another and repeat the sequence several times to complete a “set”. This type of training…

Mastering the Hardstyle Swing: -The Workouts

by Tracy Reifkind, RKC In 2006 after successfully losing 120lbs the previous year, I earned my RKC at the age of 42. It was training the Hardstyle Kettlebell Swing that helped me lose the weight and develop the conditioning to endure the RKC’s three days of intense physical training. Although both of those accomplishments are…

Unleash The Power Of Heavy Kettlebell Training

By Mike Mahler Many people believe light to moderate kettlebell training is ideal, 53lb kettlebells for men and 26lb kettlebells for women. This line of thinking is a great way to miss out on the benefits of heavy kettlebell training. For example, 53lb kettlebells are not challenging to me at all and if I based…

Drop Set Training For Fat Loss

By Mike Mahler As stated in many of my articles and on my latest kettlebell fat loss DVD, the best way to win the battle against fat is to build as much muscle as possible. There are many programs to choose from and one of my favorites is “drop set training.” Drop set training is…

The German Volume Kettlebell Training Program For Size And Strength

Mike Mahler I learned about German Volume Training (GVT) from top strength coach Charles Poliquin several years ago. Coach Poliquin stated that many German athletes used the GVT protocol to successfully add ten pounds of muscle. Here is how it works. Take 60% off your one rep max on an exercise and do ten sets…

5×5 Size And Strength Program For Kettlebell Training

By Mike Mahler 5×5 training is a standard protocol that has been around for many years. It is also an extremely effective way to pack on size and strength. It was a favorite of legendary bodybuilder Reg Park who just happened to be Arnold’s idol. Here is how it works. Pick a training weight and…

The Five Pillars Of Kettlebell Training

By Mike Mahler Many trainees often forget that kettlebells are weights and the rules of effective weight training apply to kettlebell training. Similar to traditional weight training, effective kettlebell training requires a balanced approach and an emphasis on the basic compound drill that provide the most bang for the buck. For most trainees, following a…

High Frequency Training For Fat Loss

High Frequency Training is my favorite style of training for strength, muscle building, and fat loss. No need to add any cardio at all to the program. Focus on doing the strength training workouts well and you will be all set. Do not add more training to the mix. More cardio will not make the program work better and will screw up you’re hormone levels.

The Kettlebell Solution For MMA Strength And Conditioning

By Mike Mahler – Kettlebell Instructor The top MMA athletes are far and away the best-conditioned athletes in the world. Second place is so far behind that it is not even worth mentioning. These men and women work hard and need a great strength and conditioning program to enhance their efforts. While no strength and…

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