Defeat the Summer Heat & Work Out Outdoors

When it comes to working out outside (especially in the summer heat), I always welcome embracing mother nature and enjoying the fresh air of the outdoors. However, I always encourage my clients to be prepared…

5 Tips Stay Out of Harm’s Way Your First Gym Day

Many members go through an overwhelming (but also really exciting) experience when it comes to hitting the gym for the first time! Learning how to use the new equipment, getting acquainted with new faces and…

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,…

The 10 Steps for a Slimmer, Healthier You

This post has been brought to you by Mario Naccarato, the Head YouCoach at Youfit Tallahasse Monroe St. So you’ve signed up for Countdown to Change: 60 Days to a Slimmer, Healthier You… Now what… Close…

Back to School Workout Tips for Parents

Back to school brings the inevitable: school lunches, car lines, and after school activities. It is this time of year where you usually find life gets a little busier, which can sometimes lead to your…

Finding Your “Why” For Getting In Shape

Here at Youfit, each member is entitled to a free personal training assessment with one of our certified YouCoaches. During this assessment, a YouCoach will help you establish your personal goals, determine your current fitness…

Climbing the Rocky Steps of Life

Can you imagine being born with clubbed feet, no knee caps and no bicep muscles? Youfit Gilbert-McQueen Rd. member Steve Krause, was. This rare disability, called arthrogryposis (arth-ro-grip-OH-sis), causes a child to be born with…

The Best Fitness Vacation Ideas

Imagine going on vacation and coming back healthier and more fit than you were when you left. If this sounds like a fantasy to you, then you may want to consider this: not every vacation…

Fitness-Focused Mother’s Day Ideas

As Mother’s Day quickly approaches, a burning question sits in the minds of daughters and sons everywhere: what do you get for the woman who has given you life? The answer is actually quite simple.…

How to Unwind After a Workout

We get it. Sometimes you’ve had a long day and debate squeezing in that workout. It usually goes like this – you dread working out, but once you step inside Youfit, you get that rush of…

Gym Etiquette Rules To Follow at Youfit

Youfit is real hot right now … and it’s not just because we’re headquartered in sunny Florida. It’s all the bodies working out! We are always thrilled at the influx of new members in the…

How To Achieve Your Fitness Goals in 2016

The most popular New Year’s resolution of 2015 was to lose weight. However, only about 8% of the 45% of Americans who set resolutions successfully achieved the goals they set for themselves at the beginning…