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Certified Personal TrainerFitness Professionals

Originally published in the Summer 2019 issue of American Fitness Magazine. What do you do when life throws you a curveball? Let’s say your program design doesn’t fit a client’s current mood or your class has participants with wide-ranging ability levels. If you’re Michael Piercy, MS, NASM-CPT, CES, PES, MMACS,

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Certified Personal TrainerFitness Professionals

Each month, we’ll shine the spotlight on a different NASM Certified Personal Trainer who’s making a difference in their community. For July, we found fireworks in Diane Shaughnessy’s story. She’s an NASM-CPT, FNS, WLS who started her incredible fitness career at 68 years of age. National Academy of Sports Medicine

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Police Officer Turned Personal Trainer
Fitness Professionals

Each month, we’ll shine the spotlight on a different NASM Certified Personal Trainer who’s making a difference in their community. For June, we posed questions to Tim Kaplan, NASM-CPT, FNS and retired police officer. Tim is the co-founder of Blue Resilience, LLC, which provides wellness and stress-resilience training and consulting

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CESFitness ProfessionalsSports Medicine

Personal trainers will likely encounter a client with hip impingement as a training concern. Improve your client’s hip mobility with these stretching and strengthening techniques, plus cueing advice for pelvic positioning.

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Behavior Change and MotivationCertified Personal TrainerFitness ProfessionalsNewsletter

Are you motivated by someone telling you what to do or are you more motivated to do something when it is your own idea and choice to do it? You probably agreed with being more motivated by your own ideas and decisions. Do you think your clients feel the same

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