Preparing for Your First Spartan Race!

Hello NorCalers! NorCalSpartan here (aka Mateo Café, aka Get Your Fitness On, aka Massive Glutes, the list goes on…. you get the picture). This article is about getting ready to do your first ever Spartan Race. Don’t know what a Spartan Race is? Watch this badass...

Strength, Cardio, New Cycle, Oh My!

Hello NorCalers!  We have a brand new 8 week cycle of programming starting today.  Many of you have missed the heavy lifting, but have no fear the barbells are here!  Here are the cliff notes for this cycle: We are packing in a little bit more strength than usual. We...

2016 Holiday Challenge

It’s that time of year again… yup, it’s the beginning of fat pants season. The endless onslaught of holiday parties, the over priced and over crowded holiday travel, the stress of pleasing everyone with treats and gifts (or at least not offending...