Heart Food Podcast | 029 | Chris Holt – Strength training 101, committing to daily movement, & nutrition for your goals

Today on the show, Ashley’s joined by her friend and first repeat guest, Chris Holt (check him out on Episode 5, too, where we focus more on mindset). Chris is a CrossFit Level 2 certified coach & is co-owner of Miami’s second CrossFit affiliate, CrossFit Threshold. He’s a wealth of knowledge when it comes to building strength.

I know that so many women are intimidated & confused by strength training so I wanted Chris to come on to demystify it and give tips about how it can become part of your daily practices to change your life and subsequently, your body.

We cover:

– Strength training 101
– How to begin lifting
– Using your bodyweight to begin
– What types of exercises should we be doing and why?
– How often should we train?
– Making exercise a daily commitment
– The power of discipline
– Nutrition for strength training

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