Why Women Need Weight Training

Why Women Need Weight Training

1. You Will Lose More Fat Than You’ll Gain in Muscle. Studies of thousands of women have shown that strength training two or three times per week for eight weeks on average women gain 1.75 lbs of lean muscle and lose 3.5 lbs of fat. Unlike men, women do not have...
Nick’s Fitness Tips and Truths

Nick’s Fitness Tips and Truths

These are really tough times for someone who is not already in shape that is seeking the help of an educated fitness professional. Every day someone is selling a new weight loss product or exercise routine instead of just teaching the basic fundamentals of exercise...
The Dark Side of Fitness

The Dark Side of Fitness

“The world is not all sunshine and rainbows. It’s a very mean and nasty place and it will keep you there permanently if you let it. Not you, I or anybody is going to hit as hard as life, but it is not about how hard you hit, it’s about how hard you can get hit and...
The Crest Supports Fit Family Challenge

The Crest Supports Fit Family Challenge

Nick Kentrolis Named Expert Trainer for Wilmington Parent Fit Family Challenge Organized by Parent Magazine and occurring throughout communities all over the Southeast United States, the 2016 Fit Family Challenge encourages willing families to participate in 8 weeks...
Welcoming New Faces to The Crest

Welcoming New Faces to The Crest

Not only has our summer renovation breathed fresh life into The Crest, but our continued growth as a local fitness and health club has dictated the welcoming of new faces! We are pleased to introduce two new fitness class instructors: Michaela Ariana and Jennifer. Be...