Importance of Family/Mentor

“Families are like fudge – mostly sweet with a few nuts.” – Les Dawson It’s only funny because it’s true 😉 Jokes aside, though, we think it’s safe to say that each of us owe…

Salad Recipes – National Salad Month

It’s National Salad Month! And while kids everywhere let out a collective ‘yuck!’, the big kids know that salad can mean way more than just lettuce with oil and vinegar. Salads are  the ultimate way…

Exercise Your Creative Mind

Yep, Creativity Day is a thing – it’s on May 30. Granted, there seems to be a ‘day’ for everything these days, but we happen to be big fans of creativity! (Except for whoever ‘created’…

YouCoach Workout of the Month

Ever worked with a Master YouCoach? It’s the cat’s pajamas. If you haven’t? Well, fear not – we spoke to Master YouCoach Janzen Fallgren, and he shared with us some great insight about the importance…

Celebrate Earth Day with Youfit

Over one billion people in more than 192 countries will take part in Earth Day, which falls on April 22 each year.. That’s a lot of people celebrating our dear mother! As Wendell Berry once…

Youfit’s Registered Dietician

Let’s start with the good news: 2019 came in and you absolutely crushed it with getting your workouts in gear. Cardio? Nailed it—you’re doing sprints, HIIT and you even started boxing. Strength training? Out of…

Re-Engaging With the Gym

So maybe that New Year’s resolution to get back to the gym fell a little short. The gym is less crowded in February anyway, right? Well February’s over now, and… Okay, so the excuses have…

New Year, Best YOU

Hey you! “Who, me?” – You Yes, you! 2019 is finally here. Congratulations. Not only have you been given a chance to create your best year ever, but might we say, you look beautiful today.…

30 Days of Workout Videos

Here’s the thing – just by setting your mind on getting your workouts in gear for 2019, you’re taking a huge step forward toward actually getting it done. But it’s the ‘getting it done’ part…

Actually Stick with your Resolutions

You, our members, are always looking for new year’s resolutions as we ring in the new year. It’s one of the favorite topics of conversation around all of our locations at this time of year.…

30-Day Plank Challenge

November is here and that means it is time to finish the last couple of months off strong! Here is a 30-day Plank Challenge that is perfect for the entire month of November and in…

Healthy Summer Recipes

Summer’s in full swing and July is National Grilling Month! Your upcoming summer weekends are probably filled with charcoal celebrations  but don’t fall too far off your healthy habits. How ’bout having something that is…

Alex’s Story

Though Obstacles May Arise, YOU Should Never Give Up Nearly 10 years ago, music and film enthusiast Alex Vazquez was preparing to take on a new job doing what he loved – working in production.…

Get Your Fruits & Veggies!

Did you know that June is National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month? That means its the perfect time to start eating your fruits and veggies! The growing season is in full gear so you can incorporate fruits and vegetables…

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Zumba!

Youfit Health Clubs, in partnership with Zumba®, is honoring mom this Mother’s Day by offering your Mom’s favorite workout for free! Available to all members as well as non-members, all Zumba® classes are free at…

Top 5 Benefits of Boot Camps

Boot camps are a great way to accelerate results. Each class provides a dynamic, full-body workout that promotes cardiovascular health and muscle growth. Aside from being an effective method for weight loss, boot camp classes…

Member Spotlight: Jodi Fee

Jodi Fee, member at Youfit Sarasota Tuttle, announced on Facebook today that she lost 81 pounds, thanks to the help of her Youfit family. But truly, it was her unwavering will power that gave her…

Achieve Your Goals With Boot Camps

Goals become more attainable when you have a support system to help you stay motivated along the way. Support along your fitness journey could come from fellow members who share similar aspirations or through a knowledgeable YouCoach who can provide…

Healthy Hearts Week YouGX Facts

Your adult heart beats around 100,000 times a day, with at least one beat per second. With all that heavy lifting, it’s imperative that your heart is fully functioning at optimal health. Lucky for you,…

You Ready for 2017?

You. You’re ready, right? You’ve been thinking about it for a while and then one day, it clicks. You’re ready. Ready to accentuate your awesomeness, Ready to pick up your pick-up game pace, Ready to…

Tips for Sticking to Healthy Resolutions

January is a great time to start anew, including reevaluating your fitness goals and making strides towards a healthier lifestyle. Try visualizing what you want to achieve and establish a plan of action so you…

Post-Workout Chocolate Cherry Smoothie Recipe

You just finished an intense workout at Youfit, and are looking to refuel your body. Drinking a smoothie filled with wholesome better for you ingredients is a great way to help your muscles recover and rejuvenate…

Holiday Gift Guide 2016

The holidays are a time of celebrating with friends and family. As you’re making your gift list, don’t forget the members of your other family: your fit fam! At a loss about what to get…