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A long time coming…

I must apologize for my more than brief hiatus. Let’s catch up a little. I’m still living in New York and have not so surprisingly found myself jumping back into the fitness profession. The last few months I have acted as a Membership Consultant for a prominent fitness club, but February has me diving head … Continue reading

New Kicks

No show prep season is complete with out a brand new pair of gym shoes! I snuck over to Foot Locker on my lunch break today and picked up a sweet pair of Asics Gel-Fuji Racer sneakers that I’m so anxious to try out I’m actually wearing them at work! As you can probably imagine, … Continue reading


Ever notice how impersonal things have become? I spend an hour on a train with strangers every morning and another hour every afternoon. Usually I see some of the same people because I always wait at the same spot on the platform, board the same car and I guess I’m not the only creature of … Continue reading

Caution: Fast Moving Traffic Ahead

Not only does it feel like if you walk anything less than 100mph through Penn Station or the streets of midtown you’ll be trampled by the fast moving stampede of people, but don’t you dare take a breath at the office. Making it here means you leave all fear and inhibitions behind. You have to … Continue reading

The Man at the Train Station

The other day after work I was waiting for my older brother to meet me at Penn Station so we could ride the train home together. Of course I stood around in front of the LIRR station board for a good 30 minutes just waiting. I took a picture for a complete stranger who doesn’t … Continue reading

Competition Recap – Saturday aka C-Day

Here is a crazy thought… Exactly one month ago I was super tan standing on a stage in front of a few hundred people in an extremely expensive suit that had less material then my beach ware! Saturday aka C-Day aka 2012 NGA North American Pro/AM 🙂 After my grotesque binging the night before I … Continue reading

Competition Recap – Friday aka Travel Time

I apologIze that this has taken so long to post…Even though the competition is under my belt, these passed two weeks have been crazy, emotional and slightly painful! For those of you who followed my Twitter and Facebook page you were able to go through some of my competition day experience with me through the … Continue reading

And the Judges Said…

So later this week I will be posting all about yesterday’s competition and then an overview of my journey, but for those of you who weren’t following my Facebook and Twitter pages I thought I’d at least let you know the outcome… 1st Place Figure Debut 1st Place Figure Novice Tall Overall Figure Novice 3rd … Continue reading