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CYCLING PERFORMANCE TIPS

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Personal Trainers Mason OH

Personal trainers provide clients with fitness assessments, physical fitness improvement, nutritional guidelines and more. See below to find local personal trainers in Mason that give access to fitness plans that involve aerobic exercise, flexibility training, and resistance exercise, as well as advice and content on strength training and marathon preparation.

Mason Snap Fitness
(513) 229-7300
4200 Aero Drive, Corner of Western Row & Tylersville
Mason, OH
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Beat Ii Inc
(513) 770-6766
7876 S Mason Montgomery Rd
Mason, OH
Industry
Personal Trainer

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Curves
(513) 494-1700
5765 S State Route 48
Maineville, OH
 
Fitness First
(513) 697-8100
9565 Fields Ertel Rd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Health & Fitness Solutions Llc
(513) 870-0203
4934 Wunnenberg Way
West Chester, OH
Industry
Personal Trainer, Physical Therapist

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Family Martial Arts
(513) 398-0444
1062 Reading Rd
Mason, OH
 
Master At Arms
(513) 469-2482
P.o. Box 498065
Cincinnati, OH
 
Golds Gym
(513) 583-0100
5600 Deerfield Blvd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Maineville Snap Fitness
(513) 480-0999
5952 S. State Route 48
Maineville, OH
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Shape Xpress
(513) 755-6900
7338 Yankee Rd
West Chester, OH
 
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Finding a Coach

 



Good coaching combines an understanding of the science of exercise physiology with the art of getting the most out of the athlete. A great coach will:

1) Understand basic human physiology and the scientific methods used to confirm or discard hypotheses to how the human body responds to the challenges of training and competing.

2) Understand the mind-body connection including the psychology of the maximizing athletic performance, how the "placebo" effect can be used to maximum advantage, visualization techniques, and believing in ones own best abilities.

3) Understand the athlete he/she is working with and methodically applying the an individualized program which combines the right balance of #1 and #2.

We, as individuals, can study and understand exercise physiology as well as the aspects of sports psychology that play a role in all athletic pursuits. We can even apply a methodical training program based on programs we've heard or read about. BUT we cannot easily identify our own weaknesses and put our personal physical and psychological needs in perspective - we need an independent opinion that is objectively (and sometimes brutally) honest as to those aspects of our performance that are lacking.

A recreational athlete can use the information on this web site to improve their performance and enjoy the benefits of cycling. However, to reach our maximum potential in competitive events, we will need an objective and honest coach, whether it is a riding compatriot or a paid professional.

Understanding the above requirements to be a great coach will help you to ask the right questions in your search. This means checking on their credentials in understanding exercise physiology (you want a coach that bases his or her program on objective information, not just the fad of the day), understanding their approach to the problems of the athlete's psyche, and asking for references from past pupils as to the coach's ability to understand individ...

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