It’s Not Rude to Be Happy

By Amanda PerryMindset, Nutrition 4 Comments

Today’s post is a client story that we all need to read. And read again. It’s time to start bringing each other up instead of tearing each other (and ourselves) down. —– Through the Lean in ’16 nutrition program, I have come to the realization that it is time to stop over- empathizing with others’ unhappiness with … Read More

Invest in Yourself

By Amanda PerryMindset, Sports Performance 1 Comment

We hope you enjoy this guest post by Kyle Ryan, Intern Extraordinaire at SOS! We think he’s wise beyond his years with this one! Plus…his mom trains at SOS and we love her too so we know where he gets his smarts and strength from! 🙂 Invest In Yourself Every Day. You’re likely familiar with the … Read More

Should You Hire a Personal Trainer?

By Amanda PerryCoaching, Mindset

Don’t worry…this is not a sales pitch. 🙂 In fact, I’ll be the first to say that many people do not need a personal trainer in order to reach their fitness goals. If you are ready to start exercising again or you’re ready to take your training to the next level, should you hire a … Read More

Should You Strength Train Year Round?

By Amanda PerryMindset 2 Comments

“There is no off-season.” “Stop when you’re done, not when you’re tired.” “Sore is the new skinny.” “Go hard or go home.” GAG. I hate the above statements. That’s not what I’m here to talk about today. I’m also not going to talk to you about the reasons why you should lift weights and exercise to … Read More

How to Love the Gym

By Amanda PerryMindset, Nutrition

You don’t want to hear from a gym owner about how awesome it is to exercise. I’m a freak who loves working out. 😉 Instead, I’ll share an email from a client who has made incredible progress in just one year. He’s gone from dreading exercising to becoming a gym person in one year. Yup, he learned how … Read More

Five Tips to Succeed at the Gym

By Amanda PerryMindset, Mobility

Joining a gym is scary for some people! We get that. For many of our clients, joining SOS is a huge deal. It’s far from what they have done in the past for fitness. Just the other day a client submitted our contact us form ending with “it’s scary to hit submit, but here we go.” … Read More

The Best Diet for You

By Amanda PerryNutrition 2 Comments

I want to tell you a secret that will give you (and everyone else) the solution to help you lose weight and maintain a rockin’ body for life. Even though I want to share the super secret fat-loss solution, I can’t.  Unfortunately, when it comes to nutrition, there aren’t many black and white answers. The best diet for me … Read More