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June 3, 2019

Run in the Sun Workout

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Are you interested in getting faster? Try an interval run this summer! The purpose behind running intervals is to improve your VO2 max running speed and running economy. Give it a run (pun intended) here: If you enjoy this workout, you’ll love our Pick Up the Pace Running Series! This two-session series will teach you strategies […]

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Tags: exercixe, Run, runner, running, series, workout


May 30, 2019

Member Moment: Gina B.

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

From mastering self-awareness with Wellness Coaching, to gaining strength with our Revive & Thrive program, Gina has transformed her life. Learn how here: What goal did you set out to achieve?My initial goal was to achieve some weight loss but then my goal turn to discover self-awareness and my triggers. I had a pattern of helping others before taking […]

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Tags: Exercise, lift weights, member moment, member story, Member Success, revive & thrive, Revive and Thrive, weight training, weightlifting


May 21, 2019

Fresh Berry Trifle

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Calories: 91 | Protein: 64.3g | Carbs: 15.9g | Total Fat: 1.1g | Fiber: 1.1g | Sodium: 107.4mg | Yield: 4 | Serving Size: 3/4 cup Ingredients:1 1/2 cups fresh berries1 cup low fat plain yogurt1 cup angel food cake, cubed1 tsp. pure vanilla1 sprig fresh mint Preparation:Mix vanilla into yogurt. Layer angel food cake, berries and yogurt into four champagne or martini glasses. Garnish with fresh mint.

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May 6, 2019

May – June @ Club Kids!

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

May 6 – 11:A very happy Mother’s Day to all Club Kids mom’s out there! This week we are celebrating YOU and all you do! Bring the kids by for a week filled with crafts (aka gifts J ) just for mom. We will be using our math skills as we measure our “hug span”, […]

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Tags: club kids, kids club


April 30, 2019

Pilates Workout

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Would you like to build a strong foundation in the Pilates method? In these 10 exercises below, you will learn the principles of Pilates including centering, concentration, control, precision, breath, and flow that make Pilates a body/mind fitness experience. Learn more about our upcoming Pilates Foundations and Pilates Reformer offerings here!

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Tags: Exercise, Pilates, workout


April 26, 2019

Member Moment: Barbara

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Listen in how our Active Older Adults Program helped relieve Barbara’s insecurities she had about coming to the gym! What goal did you set out to achieve?For me, the goal that I set out to achieve was to become more active as an older adult, and to have an overall sense of wellness. I began […]

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Tags: active older adults, AOA, health and wellness coach staff, member stories, member story, Member Success


April 26, 2019

Superfood of the month: Avocado

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

The superfood for May is avocados! Avocados seem to be growing in popularity in the food and nutrition world. Do wonder what all the excitement is about? Avocados contain 20 vitamins, minerals, fiber, and phytonutrients making them nutrient dense. This superfood is a high fat food with over half of its fat content coming from […]

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Tags: Avocado, Dietitian, Eat Well, Food, Nutrition


April 25, 2019

Black Bean and Avocado Enchilada

By Kate- Dietitian zeratskykatherine

Calories: 250 | Protein: 6.5g | Carbs: 30g | Total Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 9g | Sodium: 255mg Yield: 6 | Serving Size: 2 tortilla wraps Ingredients 2 tbsp. canola oil 1 yellow onion, diced 2 Garlic Cloves, Minced ¼ tsp Oregano ½ tsp ground cumin ½ tsp chili powder ¼ tsp ground black pepper 1-1/2 […]

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Tags: Blog, Dietitian, Eat Well, Food, health, Nutrition, Recipe


Member Moment: Jerry

March 26, 2019

Member Moment: Jerry

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

“More than anything, I wanted to live my life pain-free following a career that took a heavy toll on my body and joints. This is exactly what I found at the DAHLC.” Listen in on how Fitness Essentials helped Jerry reduce pain, improve his bowling performance, and enhance his quality of life! Can’t listen? Read […]

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Tags: health and wellness coach staff, Inspiration, Member Success, Motivation, Move, Strength, Training, wellness coaching, workout, Workouts


March 22, 2019

EX4 Partner Metabolic Workout

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Get a taste (of sweat) of our EX4 Metabolic Conditioning workouts with this high intensity partner workout! Push yourself and your friend in this fun and challenging workout here! Questions about this workout? Contact Terri

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Tags: Blog, Cardio, ex4, get fit, health and wellness coach staff, metabolic conditioning, Movement Training, workout, Workouts