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Humility, Thomas Carlyle and the Martial Arts

Lately I’ve been thinking about attending my wing chun class again for at least one lesson per week. That got me thinking about one of the most important lessons martial arts ever taught me: humility. As always, I’m going to … Continue reading

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Isn’t P90X Hard?

In this video I address one of the most common questions I hear about P90X. It also happens to be the most common reason people never do anything about their fitness! There are only two options here: either you want … Continue reading

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P90X Classic Plus: Week 11 and Review

For week 11, I wound up missing Kenpo Cardio Plus because my stomach wasn’t so stable last Tuesday night. I never got the chance to make up for it either, which kind of stinks…for reasons I will go into in … Continue reading

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P90X Classic Plus: Week 10

This is my second to last week of this program. I am cutting it short at week 11 (of 13) because I am starting the Ultimate Reset on October 21, and you can’t do the heavy programs like this during … Continue reading

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P90X Classic Plus: Week 6

Time for another week in review! UPPER BODY PLUS: Business as usual with this workout. I was able to use 20-lb. dumbbells for most of the bicep exercises, which is pretty amazing to me considering the Plus workouts are more … Continue reading

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P90X Classic Plus: Week 5

A pretty groundbreaking week, if I do say so myself. Why? Because I found that when I swapped my Kenpo and Yoga nights, I don’t do so bad at yoga after all! Now instead of doing Yoga X on Tuesdays, … Continue reading

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P90X Classic Plus: Days 18-28

FIRST, A BIG ANNOUNCEMENT: I have started filming myself during my workouts and created a Youtube channel that is strictly for fitness (and wing chun, of course). You can see me at: http://www.youtube.com/user/coachstevieg2012 Now, on to the blog itself… Wow, … Continue reading

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