Posts Tagged "Squat"

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Piriformis Syndrome Vs. Sciatica

Piriformis Syndrome vs. Sciatica Two very common causes of low back and hip pain are piriformis syndrome and sciatica, and these conditions can be especially common throughout pregnancy. While most people have heard of these two conditions, it is common…

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Q and A Friday

FRIDAY TRAINING BEST EFFORT UPPER    Mobility / Activations Simple Yoga Sequence   Strength Focus   Find a Heavy Single Strict Press. *BEST EFFORT for Today. *Only 3 attempts at 90% or above that you are confident you will make….

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On Monday, We Squat.

BIRTHFIT Training: Waking Up the Posterior Chain   This is a great training day for a mom with a bump or in the early postpartum period. Weights are always your call. However, we will have some general recommendations for the…

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Femme Royale and BIRTHFIT: Saturday, May 9th!

In honor of all the mothers and soon-to-be mothers, BIRTHFIT has teamed up with Femme Royale to offer an exhibition workout for those women that are pregnant at Femme Royale’s all women competition at Citizen Crossfit on Saturday, May 9th,…

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The BIRTHFIT Postpartum Series

As February comes to a close, there are a handful of BIRTHFIT Postpartum Series that wrapped this week. To me, this is closure on such a special, empowering series and the birth of confident new mothers. For many of these…

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Is Your Junk in the Trunk Optimally Functioning?

Let’s talk about the pelvis; specifically the sacrum. This bone plays a huge role in biomechanics throughout lifebut especially during pregnancy, labor and delivery, and the postpartum period. Did you know there are 35 muscles that attach to the sacrum?…

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Baby Got Back (Labor)

Back Labor You may have had back labor during your first pregnancy. Or, you may have had lower back and sacrum pain throughout the second half of your pregnancy. Some of the time that is related to the position of…

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Bringing Sexy Back

Bringing SEXY Back! Sex brought that baby into this… now, let sexiness help that baby out! Seriously, though.  One of the most important yet oft-ignored ingredients to a rockin’ labor and delivery is a sexy, intimate mood. I’m not saying you…

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BirthFIT: Soul Cycle Celebration

  We want to extend a BIG THANK YOU to Soul Cycle Santa Monica for having the BirthFIT Community! The instructors and staff welcomed all the prenatal and postpartum mamas with open arms and a dance party. Thank you to…

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