Training and Nutrition Counseling at Certified Fitness (Up to 69% Off). Four Options Available

Northwest Harris

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In 6,000 square-foot facility, trainer develops custom workout sessions for clients of all ages, especially those over 40 years old

The Fine Print

Expires 90 days after purchase. Not valid for clients active within the past 12 month(s). Must sign waiver. Younger than 18 must be accompanied by guardian. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Whether you're talking to a significant other or a personal trainer, it never feels good when they see you on the couch and say, "This isn't working out." Get moving with this Groupon.

Whether you're talking to a significant other or a personal trainer, it never feels good when they see you on the couch and say, "This isn't working out." Get moving with this Groupon.

Choose from Four Options

  • $25 for one personal training session ($65 value)
  • $66 for three personal training sessions ($195 value)
  • $91 for three personal training sessions with nutritional counseling ($295 value)
  • $132 for five personal training sessions with nutritional counseling ($425 value)

Muscle Confusion: An Undulating Path to Strength Gains

Learn the secret to overcoming fitness plateaus with Groupon's guide to muscle confusion.

Study muscle growth in any depth and you might easily reach this conclusion: muscles are kind of lazy. When you work out, your muscles go through an adaption period, growing so that they can handle the extra stress being put on them. But when they’re exposed to the same amount of stress or intensity all the time, they get used to it and promptly stop making gains. To overcome this plateau and destroy muscles’ attitude of smug complacency, trainers might prescribe a program of muscle confusion. That means strategically mixing up the order of workouts, the amount of resistance, length of rest periods, intensity, or other factors so no muscle group gets too familiar with the move.

Charles Poliquin, an athletic trainer who has designed workouts for 17 Olympic sports and for professional sports teams, is most often credited with introducing the concept physiologically known as undulating or nonlinear periodization in 1988. “Nonlinear” refers to the constant fluctuation in workout intensity (as opposed to progressing methodically through higher weight loads, for instance), and “periodization” refers to a specific plan for cycling through workout changes in order to give all the muscles enough attention.

Some studies have found muscle confusion, as it’s now commonly called, to be more effective in promoting long-term fitness and in boosting performance levels, and popular workout systems such as P90X and Insanity plan their intense regimens according to these principles. But if you prefer the comfort of a predictable routine, other experts are on hand to back you up, noting that if you’re focusing on a specific muscle group it may take weeks to get all you can out of a given move.

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    Northwest Harris

    19106 Stuebner Airline Rd.

    Spring, Texas 77379

    832-725-7272

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