The Swingers Club 2018

By |2018-05-29T19:04:31+00:00May 1st, 2018|Categories: Challenge, Training|Tags: , |

The Swingers Club is back!!!! Your favorite fitness challenge is back this spring with new challenges, more prizes, and a new structure. For those new to The Swingers Club, this is an optional, fun, friendly competition to get you moving every day. Keep reading to learn the rules and find [...]

Kettlebell HIIT Workouts

By |2018-05-30T22:56:22+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , |

By now it's common knowledge that high-intensity interval training (HIIT) is a much more effective training modality than low-intensity, long-duration aerobic exercise. Combine HIIT with our favorite training tool - the kettlebell - and you have the dream team of exercise efficiency. Kettlebell training is fast, portable, and versatile, and helps you build both strength and cardiovascular [...]

Top 6 Reasons to Get a Personal Trainer

By |2018-02-10T14:04:52+00:00February 7th, 2018|Categories: Training|Tags: , |

At KOR, we believe strongly in the value of a personal trainer. Many are hesitant to hire one because of price or intimidation, but the benefits will greatly outweigh your doubts. Keep reading to find out why.   1. Personalization Trainers will customize your workout program to meet your goals. Whether you'd like to lose [...]

10 Myths About Kettlebell Training

By |2018-02-10T14:05:26+00:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , |

From Kettlebells have become increasingly popular in the fitness world, and for good reason. They are an incredible tool to build strength, conditioning, unilateral coordination, endurance, and mobility. Unfortunately, there is also a lot of misinformation on the internet about kettlebell training. People throw a kettlebell around for a few weeks and call themselves experts, [...]

Get a Grip

By |2018-02-10T13:32:19+00:00January 24th, 2018|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , |

By Mark Reifkind There are no strong people with weak hands. In fact, grip strength, along with abdominal and hip strength (read glute) are the three key neural generators of strength. You’ll never meet a weak mechanic or farmer or anyone who uses their hands in manual labor. Why? Because the body is a linked, interconnected [...]

January Pull Up Challenge

By |2018-02-14T09:19:04+00:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: Challenge, Training|Tags: , , , , |

Starting in 2018, KOR Strength and Conditioning Coaches are challenging our members to improve their benchmark exercises: pull up, push up, swing, press, pistol, and Turkish Get-Up(TGU). In the month of January, we are focusing on... the PULL UP hence the PULL UP CHALLENGE! Each week for 4 weeks, a series of progressive exercises will [...]