Tag / Getting In Shape

  • I recently realized I had let Life get in the way of keeping fit, so I restarted my proven routine to get in shape lifting weights. I’ve been ramping up gradually, and despite what I think are very light weights, I am still making progress every workout! Hey, at nearly 49, that “ain’t too shabby!”

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  • I’m getting back in shape lifting weights after a long layoff from a successful bodybuilding over 40 effort. Since I’m re-starting and know what lies ahead, I have some suggestions for people who haven’t worked out in a very long time

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  • I’ve been writing from the perspective of bodybuilding over 40… heck, far too close to 50 for my comfort. But, as time marches on, you can join the parade or be run over by it. I choose to not be run over. So, here I am, working out again, getting in the best shape of my life lifting weights, at 48 years old.

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  • It’s only been ten weeks since I started this?  Time both flies and stands still. Yesterday, Monday, marked the beginning of the 11th week of lifting according to the workout routine I posted previously.  My first workout was May 18th.  Here I am ten weeks later… Am I back in shape?  Yeah….  That’s a bold […]

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  • Getting in shape lifting weights has to be the best kept secret in the weight loss industry. It doesn’t require pills or potions, just some steel, gravity, and intensity. I’ve made surprising gains in strength and endurance in my eight weeks of “bodybuilding over 40.”

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