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I Am Not Afraid To Lift® is Coming to Boston June 2, 2018! “There are no wrists in kettlebells.” Did you miss my Facebook Live broadcast last Saturday on Wrist Position for Kettlebells vs. Barbell? You can watch the replay below… Learn MORE at my women’s strength workshop I Am Not Afraid to Lift® in Boston on June 2, 2018 at MSC Strength & Conditioning, 50 Finnell Drive, Suite 6, Weymouth, MA 02188 with… Read More

I Am Not Afraid To Lift® is Coming to Boston June 2, 2018! How do you build a stronger press? “You want to squeeze your butt so hard that you should see your butt from the front…” ~Me from I Am Not Afraid To Lift® Boston 2014 Watch more in the video below… Learn more gems of wisdom like this from me at my women’s strength workshop I Am Not Afraid to… Read More

Recently I was chatting with a student about the wedge for the kettlebell military press. He is working on his half bodyweight press for his StrongFirst Level 2 certification and is not 100% dialed into the wedging technique. Yes, just like the deadlift, there is a wedging technique with the kettlebell military press. In fact, wedging is a theme with many lifts, the deadlift, the military press, the bench press (you use… Read More

The kettlebell military press used to be a very challenging movement for me, both physically and mentally. Pull-ups have always come easily to me, whereas the press was my nemesis for many years! I discovered my weakness with the press when I started to train for the Iron Maiden Challenge in 2011. Even though I am strong for my size when it comes to the press, as soon as I started to work… Read More

This weekend I am in Columbia, MD presenting The Female Fitness Formula Workshop at the Optimum Performance Training Institute with my colleague Lauren Perreault. Between work, travel, and slight brain burnout recently (summer fever perhaps??? 😉 ) I did not have a chance to finish the third installment of my seven part series about how to train for a stronger press, Single and Double Kettlebell Press Ladders.  I expect to have this… Read More