Category Archives: Mobility

guttmannwkts1

A Day in the life – A sneak peek into my Training for Strength, Health and Longevity Part 1

I decided to offer a sneak peak into what I am currently doing and why. As I have mentioned before my workouts usually have four parts: Mobility/Prehab, Heavy Lifts for Strength and Testosterone, Isometric for freaky strength and recovery, and a Finisher for Conditioning and Growth Hormone. Currently I have begun a training program for

Read More

On Structured Training vs. Free Form Training

A great debate sometimes ensues over structured training versus free form training loosely based on adherence to principles.  The thing is, both methods work and I have used them both with much success. Unless you are at the lower or upper end of fitness, you can participate in both.  If you are too weak, injured, or immobile

Read More

Drop the Bowling Ball on Your Results

“What’s more effective to make a dent in the floor, dropping 1,000 pins or one bowling ball?” The following question was conveyed to me when my friend Ed Strachar mentioned how submitting small ads in the paper for his Reading Genius seminars would get little to no traction (the 1,000 pins), but when he partnered

Read More

Eric Guttmann Interview

What do you consider the greatest lesson learned? One of the greatest lessons learned is that nothing is what it seems. My world changes every 2-5 years and when I look at the way I thought the world worked and my place in it five years ago and compare it to today there is a

Read More

How to Turn Any Strength Exercise into a Longevity Exercise

The other day I was having a conversation with one of my youthing friends and while he commented on one of the How to Have Optimal Hormone Level articles, particularly the one about strength training for Testosterone and High Intensity Training for Growth Hormone, he mentioned he wanted to say something to me for some

Read More

“Are you happy with your life?”

I recently went back home to Puerto Rico and spent some time with my father. He told me some of the latest events in the family and recounted a lot of what has happened in our family.  I could see a man of 76 years who was taking the long view and evaluating his life. 

Read More

Repeated Practice of the Movement Will TEACH You the Movement

There is a great emphasis on all seminars and books that teach any type of exercise in doing it RIGHT.  This makes perfect sense as doing it wrong can lead to injuries and the end of your training career.  However, even with the best of instruction you will probably be far from doing it right

Read More

What Bothers You the Most = Your Life Purpose

I was listening to a CD while driving and it mentioned that if you can identify what bothers you in the world then you are closer to knowing what your life’s purpose is.  I thought about it and the one thing that really bothers me is the UNNECESSARY pain, suffering, and lack of quality of

Read More

My “Heavy Metal Strength Meditation” Part 3

How I trained to achieve 100 consecutive tire flips It is amazing what the MIND and body can do when you focus on ONE thing to develop.  As I have written in the previous two articles in these series, the goal of this strength meditation was to accomplish 100 consecutive tire flips with a 300lb

Read More