By: Aaron Guyett, M.A., B.S., CSCS, FRCms, FRAs
Education Director and Master Coach
So many people are talking about flow, and there is an equal amount of people that have zero clue what these flow-people are doing.
Turns out, many of the flow-people are just using yet another term that has been watered down and turned into whatever feels good at the time.
Person 1 - "Check out this flow that I am doing with the kettlebell." (performs cool sequence of fluid and dynamic movements with a kettlebell)
Person 2 - "I am so flowing right now." (Really into a video game)
Person 3 - "I am flowing." (Gives dog a treat...)
Let's break down what flow state is, and then we can begin to see how flow workouts began to exist in the fitness industry and the Gram (as in Instagram).
Flow State is a heightened state of arousal and focus, also know as being in the "zone."
If you have played sports or even been really into a creative craft or competition...you may have experienced flow state.
A Letter from Your Trainer: 5 Reasons to Join Living.Fit
by Brittany van Schravendijk (in video)
How many times have you seen “expert” fitness professionals selling training programs, protein powders and flat tummy teas on social media and wondered- how do I know if this is real or fake? You might be wondering how Living.Fit is different from all of the noise out there. Why would you choose Living.Fit over other online training programs, and what does living fit actually mean?
Here are 5 reasons why you should join Living.Fit:
1) Empower yourself to make the best health and fitness choices for your unique body.
Unfortunately, most of the fitness industry markets in a way that preys on people’s fears and insecurities in order to drive purchases. Rather than empower people to learn how their bodies work so they can take their health into their own hands, they advocate ONE particular product, training program, or nutrition program that will be the solution to all of...
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