Forget the magic recipes and theme diets, the “no-fail” food combinations guaranteed to shrink your waistline. And, forget the cabbage soup. These may work, but they ignore the simple truth or principle of weight loss. Which is: Burn more calories than you consume. It just requires a lot of discipline and consistency. The good news […]
No matter your age or current fitness level, everyone can benefit from following a sensible exercise program. Cardiovascular, strength, and flexibility training are essential for maintaining physical health and vitality. If you’re looking to accomplish a certain fitness goal, you may want to consider working with a personal trainer. Just like any pro athlete always […]
Why do you exercise? Do you want to look better? Feel better? Improve your health? All of the above? We all know exercise has it’s many benefits. Being physically active keeps us slimmer, gives us energy and improves our self-confidence. But what can exercise do for our heart health? February is National Heart Health Month, […]
Finding your fitness home is challenging and exhausting, and that’s before you even start the workout. Fitness Together is excited to say: Welcome home! It’s time to start training. Tysons premier one-on-one personal training studio, Fitness Together is dedicated to the health and overall well-being of every member of this great community. They are pleased […]
More Than Just a Warm Up “Warm up before you begin vigorous exercise”—a standard practice almost everyone has followed for decades, and still good advice today. At One To One, and other advanced training facilities, we aim to make the “warm up” much more productive through effective “Movement Preparation.” What does Movement Prep mean and […]
Over the past decade, progressive fitness professionals have embraced the idea of “functional training.” However, our understanding and implementation of functional training continues to evolve. Initially, and still at its most basic level, functional training was seen as training that has carry over benefits to improve activities of daily life (ADLs) or sports. In other […]
Weight loss, especially fat loss, is probably the most common reason people exercise. As a result, one of the most frequent questions personal trainers get is “what is the best type of exercise to promote fat loss?” There are common misconceptions about exercise for fat loss, and there has been new thinking about this over […]
One To One Fitness has an impressive 30 year history in Washington DC and Northern Virginia. While it is one of our area’s crown jewels, it may also be one of our best kept secrets. “That’s fine with us,” say owners Doug Vasiliadis (40 year McLean/Great Falls resident) and Pat McCloskey (50 year Vienna resident).