Who Makes Up FitRanX®?

In a way, this is a follow-up to a previous blog article, “What does FitRanX mean to you?”  FitRanX is the brain-child of Nick Rians, and over the last 5 years has evolved to an organization that affects thousands of people world-wide.  And while Nick and the core...

What does FitRanX® mean to You??

What does FitRanX® mean to you?  Not just in a metaphysical sense, but literally, what does F-I-T-R-A-N-X mean to you???  The following acronym summed it up for me: FITRANX® Functional Interval Training Requires Adaptation Not Xenophobia I don’t know why, but recently...

ATTENTION!!! Updates To Level Testing Protocol

In a continued effort to standardize the FitRanX® Level tests being conducted around the world, we are announcing some clarifications and changes to some of the testing requirements and protocols.  There are a few “rules” that always induce questions and confusion at...

Training For Level 7 – Part 3

Welcome back!  Hopefully you have been making improvements with your SLDL’s, Pull-Ups, Presses, and Overhead Carries.  Now it’s time to look into some ballistics. (If you missed Part 1 Click here, If you missed Part 2 Click Here) The Snatches, KB Complexes (and Cleans...

Our Body…Our Machine

I recently was fortunate enough to chaperone a group of my high school’s Athletic Training students to the Body Worlds: Pulse, exhibit in Los Angeles, CA.  Body Worlds is a travelling exhibit that many of you may have seen around the world.  It was something that I...

Volume and Density Training: Part 2

Welcome back!  In part one I talked about two basic methods of Volume training.  One method, utilizes low rep ladders for multiple rounds, resulting in a higher percentage of reps done at “work” weight.  The same workout is repeated for a pre-determined number of...