F2FHQ 123 - Ben Greenfield on Fat Loss, Performance and Nutrition

At at a loss about fat loss?  Obstacle run training? How to raise super human kids??  Listen in this week as Ben Greenfield joins us.  Ben is one of the most influential people in health and fitness for a reason.  This interview is jam packed with sound advice on how we can turbo charge our results.  Ben's website claims that he wants to make healthy living inspiring, entertaining and educational.  Now doesn't THAT sound familiar? Welcome to the Fat2fit HQ podcast!  I am your host, Carol Salva, of the Firearms Radio Network.  In this podcast, we are chronicling our journeys from Fat 2 Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle, not only in diet but in all areas of life.

Ben Greenfield www.bengreenfieldfitness.com

About Ben:  Author of the New York Times Bestseller “Beyond Training“, Ben Greenfield’s balanced approach to fitness, nutrition and health comes from his extensive experience in the fitness and wellness industry as one of the country’s leading personal trainers and wellness consultants. In 2008, Ben was nominated by the NSCA as America’s top personal trainer, and in 2013 and 2014, Ben was voted as one of the top 100 most influential individuals in health and fitness.

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In this episode we also mention: www.traintohunt.com

Jessie Beard, thank you for the review!

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EVENTS in 2015

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Fat2Fit HQ 110 - Vinnie Tortorich Talks Guns and Gettin' Healthy

Personal trainer to the stars… the World’s Angriest Trainer... Vinnie Tortorich is with us this week!  Listen to hear why he's loved by Vegans and Paleo folks alike.  You'll be amazed by the simplicity of his NSNG way of life.  You'll also get a good bit of gun talk in this episode.  Gotta love Vinnie! Welcome to the Fat2fithHQ podcast!  We are your hosts, Carol and JT of the Firearms Radio Network.  In this podcast, we are chronicling our journeys from Fat 2 Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle, not only in diet but in all areas of life.

www.vinnietortorich.com

http://purevitaminclub.com/

Fitness Confidential by Vinnie Tortorich

Top 3 Book:

Why We Get Fat

Fat Chance

Art and Science of Low Carb Living

Or this 90 minute viral video by Lustig: Sugar The Bitter Truth

We chat about:

  • JT's Success with Vinnie's NSNG (No Sugar No Grains) protocol
  • How Vinnie became so knowledgeable/successful with training
  • How we might be sabotaging ourselves with the cheat days
  • How much protein we really need
  • Vinnie's top 3 recommendations for books
  • Vegan vs Paleo
  • Carb Backloading

AND GUN TALK!

  • How Vinnie first became a shooter at around 8 years old
  • His extensive gun collection
  • The kind of shooting he likes to do
  • What tips he has for aspiring shooters
  • Being a "gun guy" in a state like California

Community News:

DECEMBER CHECK-IN CHALLENGE!

It isn't too late!  Just join in for the rest of December!

Do you find it a bit difficult to stay motivated with all those sugar plum fairies dancing around??  Well, just come on over to our chat board and make yourself check in every day.  You’ll find inspiration there and just checking in might give you that little bit of accountability that will make a difference.  No eating or exercising rules, we just want to tell folks what we are doing or just say hi and maybe read about how others are doing it.  Being around like-minded folks DOES make a difference.  Let’s do it!

This works best from your browser (MFP app=no bueno).  Go to the group page and look around.  More rules and info will be posted there:

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F2FHQ 100 - Chatting with JT

Welcome to the Fat2Fit HQ podcast.  I’m your host, Carol Salva of the Firearms Radio Network.  In this podcast, we are chronicling our journeys from Fat to Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle, not only in diet but in all areas of life. JT is our special guest this week!  He is gearing up for his next Tough Mudder on October 4th and wants you to join him.

Carol is also doing a run on October 11th.  wwww.grittygoddess.com  is a 5K for women.  Join us and/or have your kiddos join the kids team.

We also talk about being a "freak" in our real worlds.  Listen in as we recap what is working for us at the moment.

August Check In Challenge

www.jeffrynutrition.com

sucralose

MUD RUN NEWS! Please email Reed Snyder and ask him to do Tough Mudder in Dallas wiht us: reed@firearmsradio.tv

Please email Steve Remy and ask him to do Tough Mudder in Dallas with us: steve@firearmsradio.tv.

Mud runs! - We have an obstacle run page now: www.fat2fithq.com/mudrun

Tough Mudder on October 4th.  Run with JT!  Join team his "GUNRUNNER" team! Gritty Goddess on October 11th. Bring your children. Run with Carol!  Join team “Las Chicas”  (our kiddos are Team: "Los Chicos & Las Chicklets")

Community News:

Again: MyFitnesspal August Check-in Challenge:  http://www.myfitnesspal.com/forums/show/51771-fat2fithq

Thanks to all listeners that are sharing the show on Facebook, twitter, Google+ and other social media outlets!  You are making a difference!

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F2FHQ 098 - Embrace Your Inner Nut

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Are you a health nut?  Taken it a bit too far before?  You're among friends!  Jay Charvoz and Jef Fry of Health Nuts Anonymous guest host this week to give us a peek into their lives.  They share the good, the bad and the ugly.  But mostly good!  They also give us great tips based on all they've learned. Welcome to the Fat2Fit HQ podcast.  We are your guest hosts this week!  I’m Jay Charvoz and along with me is Jef Fry and we are filling in for Carol Salva this week (she asked us to guest-host).  In this podcast, we are chronicling our journeys from Fat to Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle, not only in diet but in all areas of life.

Jay and Jef background

What is HNA?  www.healthnutsanonymous.com

Importance of our final question

Jef is offering nutrition consulting: www.jeffrynutrition.com

Carol on Health Nuts Anonymous: Click here to listen Jef Fry solo interview on Fat2Fit HQ: Click here to listen Jay Charvoz solo interview on Fat2Fit HQ: Click here to listen

Community News: Stacy Knickerbocker will be joining Carol in Denver for Paleo Fx this October.  Jason Moore, last week’s guest of the Dominate Stress podcast told us that he is going.   Who else is going?? ********* Thank you to all listeners that are sharing the show on Facebook, twitter, Google+ and other social media outlets!  They are making a difference!

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F2FHQ 091 - Actor and Trainer Micky Francis

Micky Francis joins us today to chat with me about what it is like for the average person to navigate all the new science coming out in health and wellness.  Micky is a new listener to F2FHQ and found us through our show with John Kiefer.  We are going to recap some of our journey in this show but also hit on some key elements for us in staying informed and motivated when there is a monsoon of information swirling around us! Welcome to the Fat2FitHQ podcast.  I’m your host, Carol Salva of the Firearms Radio Network.   In this podcast we are chronicling our journeys from Fat to Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle not only in diet, but in all areas of life.

Micky Francis is an Athens resident who has been serving the Athens/Watkinsville and Madison areas as a Fitness Professional for almost 7 years.  He has worked with everyone from local celebrities to busy moms, writers, teachers, young athletes, accountants and lawyers.  He is well known for helping people drop inches and lose body fat.   He uses a variety of training methods and keeps the workouts ever changing and interesting, unless the client is training for a show, or sport which requires a specific approach.

Follow Micky on Twitter, Instagram and My Fitness Pal - @actormicky

www.DiaryOfAFatTrainer.com

www.AdvancedPersonalFitness.com

He can be reached at 706-424-6591 and his e-mail is alpha7trainer@gmail.com.

Education and Certifications :

Associates Degree – Truett McConnell - Dean’s List, Who’s Who Award

Fitness Mentorships – Tim Joyce, Mike Boyle and Alwyn Cosgrove

Certified Personal Trainer – NFPT

Phase 2 - Master Fitness Trainer Certification  – AAAI-ISMA

Sport Nutrtion Consultant  – AAAI-ISMA

Paleo Nutrition Seminar w/ Robb Wolf - Crossfit Specialist

Funtional Movement Screening Certified – Gray Cook/Lee Burton

3rd Degree Brown Belt – Aikido

First Aid Certified, CPR Certified and AED Certified

LINKS WE MENTIONED:

Chris Tinder Show on Intermittent Fasting

Shows we did with Jimmy Moore:  First show and Second Show

The FitCast Podcast

Sugar the bitter truth video: http://youtu.be/dBnniua6-oM

Habit video:  http://youtu.be/voX0gUn_JOI

Micky found us through our show with John Kiefer: www.fat2fithq.com/081

John Kiefer's podcast: Body.IO

Road to Ripped

Documentaires:

Food Matters Documentary

Fat Head Video

Our show with Abel James: http://www.fat2fithq.com/029/

Ben Greenfield Fitness

FROM THE COMMUNITY

Angela Neale and her CarbNite journey!

Hi Carol! I just wanted to let you know that I'm doing great on Carb Nite so far. Tomorrow it will officially be a week and I've already lost 6.1 lbs. I cut back on my workouts last week as well. Holy cats! I actually have to go shopping for new work clothes (size 6) as my other clothes are just hanging off me. -Angela Neale

Angela and I have traded more emails about how well CarbNite is going for her.  She is proof that we should continue learning and trying new things.  I applaud her for stepping outside of her comfort zone to try something new that might even sound a little unconventional.  Angela is getting more recovery time and learning more about how foods are affecting her efforts.  GO ANGELA!!  Congrats on your progress! Keep us updated girl, we are proud of you!  - Carol

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Shoes that are great for Tough Mudder: http://www.6pm.com/vivobarefoot-breatho-trail-l-light-grey-dark-blue

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F2FHQ 089 - Andrea "AJ" Jengle on Success for Women with Carb Nite and Carb Backloading

Many of us could use help applying cutting edge science to our everyday lives to meet our goals. Well, we are in luck!  Stress hacker and online personal trainer, Andrea "AJ" Jengle, is here with a female lens on Carb Nite and Carb Backloading.  But her advice applies to men as well.  She can speak from her own experience and as a trainer of women where she is having a lot of success with both protocols.   Listen in to hear how we can focus on our health so that things can really start to fall into place. Welcome to the Fat2Fit HQ podcast.  I’m your host, Carol Salva of the Firearms Radio Network.   In this podcast we are chronicling our journeys from Fat to Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle not only in diet, but in all areas of life.

Andrea “AJ” Jengle: http://www.herfitnesssolutions.com

Also follow Andrea as she is a regular guest with John Kiefer  and Dr. Rocky Patel on www.body.io

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Andrea Jengle (AJ) is a personal trainer and owner of HER Fitness Solutions. HER Fitness Solutions offers personal, specialized online training for women.   AJ created Her Fitness Solutions to guide women to a goal of looking and feeling great and being able to achieve that in the healthiest way possible.  AJ has successfully incorporated John Kiefer's protocols, Carb Back-loading and The Carb Nite Solution, into her clients programs.  She has also utilized CBL and CNS to achieve her own fitness goals and get the physique she's always wanted.

For regular folks wanting to shed fat, (not performance athletes) do you think it’s insulin levels or ketosis that makes the difference?

How you work with women now?

What about people who think you’re genetically gifted?

Feedback from community:

Angela Neale:  So far this year I've been working to be fat adapted. I don't pee on pieces of paper (keto sticks) or check my blood ketone levels or anything like that, I've just been concerned with eating nutritious foods and eating pretty low carb/high fat. I've been doing well with that as far as my energy levels are and my performance while working out, and genereal well being throughout the day go. My issue is that I'm maintaining my weight/body fat and I would like to be losing inches and body fat.  Not excited about using low-nutrient/processed foods: Would starchy carbs (real foods that only need to be cooked to processed) work?

AJ had already addressed Angela’s questions in earlier conversation.  She can’t give specific advice without knowing more about Angela but she always suggests that folks do Carb Nite properly before moving on to Carb Backloading or giving up on Carb Nite.

www.herfitnesssolutions.com

body.io (John Kiefer's site) - May soon have a women's specific portal 

AJ’s You tube channel - https://www.youtube.com/user/HERfitnessSolutions

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/HERfitnesssolutions

Twitter - https://twitter.com/AndreaJengle

AJ’s Podcast with Kiefer on Body.io http://body.io/podcast-andrea-jengle/

Body.io Paleo Fx wrap up show with AJ, Dr. Patel, Kiefer and Jim Laird

Carb Back-loading: http://www.carbbackloading.com

Carb Nite: www.carbnite.com

Fat2FitHQ Episode with Kiefer

Fat2FitHQ Episode with Dr. Rocky Patel

ITUNES REVIEW (THANK YOU!!!)

From Tindercd, 5 stars, Keep it Up!

Carol is so real. She makes you feel like you are not alone.

Thank you Chris!!!  I know that is you.  I am still doing the IF thing, sort of.  It is working out fine.  Thank you for always contributing to the show and the community.  We appreciate the iTunes review and we appreciate you! - Carol

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F2FHQ 081 - John Kiefer, Carb Night and Carb Backloading

Let them eat cake!  But timing when you eat that cake is everything according to physicist and author of The Carb Nite Solution, John Kiefer.  Listen in this week to learn some basics about how to use carbohydrates to your advantage.  Carol and Lisa pick his brain about what should be considered for the high-performance athlete, the average Joe and the middle aged mom just trying to get ready for bikini season.

Welcome to the Fat2FitHQ podcast. I’m your host, Carol Salva and along with me is Lisa Jarmon of Middletown, Ohio and John Kiefer of Athlete io.  In this podcast we are chronicling our journeys from Fat to Fit.  We talk about pursuing a healthier lifestyle not only in diet, but in all areas of life.

Topic:  John Kiefer

Introduction:  John Kiefer has a Masters in Physics, a former career in software engineering, author of The Carb Nite® Solution and Carb Back-Loading, Manual for Total Body Fat Control.  He is also the host of a new podcast, Body io FM.  Kiefer combines the best of laboratory research with tried-and-true real-world knowledge to guide himself and those who seek his advice. You can find all his links at http://athlete.io/.

Uncut video version of podcast:  http://youtu.be/nbpXYadZHsI

Lisa’s questions: Do you believe leucine is an appropriate tool for those who have difficulty regaining a state of ketosis following their carb nite? Is there any benefit or risk to intermittent fasting (until perhaps lunchtime) on the days between carb nites? Is it problematic not to eat on the day after carb nite if not hungry? Is morning exercise in a fasted state advised or discouraged? When will the new podcasts begin?

Carol’s questions: How did you discover this?  What lead you to this research? Can you explain the basic foundations of Carb Nite vs. Carb Backloading and why it works? Can you tell us how this is different for women… if it is? How important are heavy workouts for fat loss?  How do you feel about overall calories?

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