Oak Creek Personal Training & Fitness Center

Blog | Oak Creek Fitness

Personal Training in Oak Creek - Oak Creek Fitness RSS Feed

  • Pure Fitness Open Results

    Oak Creek Fitness had 3 clients compete this past weekend at the USAPL Pure Fitness Open in Mequon. All of them did great and they pushed their bodies to the fullest. Here is a recap of their totals. Sara S.
    Squat 231.5 lbs Bench Press 126.8 lbs Deadlift 253.5 lbs Chrystal C.
    Squat 231.5 lbs Bench Press 143.3 lbs Deadlift 303 lbs Todd P.
    Squat 253.5 lbs Bench Press 192.9 lbs Deadlift 336.2 lbs Click HERE to watch their lifts. If interested in getting into the sport, feel free to message us on our FACEBOOK page, call (414)764-5464, or email Tim at werm2008@gmail.com ....

    Read more
  • Increasing Activity

    Do you have a sedentary job? Is your activity limited by the amount of sitting you do during your day? Do you wish you burned more calories during your day? The things is, we can change daily habits to increase the amount of calories we burn during the day. Here are some of the things that we can do to make our bodies a fat burning machine:
    Park in the back of the parking lot and walk a longer distance into work
    Ride, walk, or run to work
    Eat more lean protein food (higher thermogenic effects)
    Do 10 air squats for every 15 minutes sitting at work
    Do arm swings and core bracing while sitting at work
    Do planks and sit-ups during commercial breaks
    Take your dog for longer walks
    Eat more ....

    Read more
  • Resistance Training

    Want to keep weight off, look good, and feel strong? ?? Then start doing resistance training now! The benefits of resistance training exceed the benefits of just cardio when done safely and properly. ? Some of these benefits include ? : ?? Increased lean muscle mass ?? Improved strength ?? Increased metabolism ?? Dense tissue ?? Increased bone density ?? Increased performance ?? Easier everyday tasks ?? Improved posture ?? Pain management ?? Reduced risk of injuries These are only a few of the great benefits to resistance training. For further information or guidance, stop on over to oakcreekfitness.com to gather more information or stop on in ....

    Read more
  • Diets

    +Fun Fact of the Day+ : Any diet can work to lose weight. The two components that must be met are that you must be in a calorie deficit and that you are consistent. If those two rules are followed, you will succeed. Yes, so this means you could just eat ice cream all day everyday as long as you are burning more calories than you are consuming. This does not mean your blood work will improve or performance will be better. A great deal of muscle will also be lost because the lack of protein.* If you are curious about this more. Please stop in to schedule a consult with Tim. *We do not suggest eating just ice cream to lose weight. A balanced ....

    Read more
  • Personal Training in Oak Creek - Oak Creek Fitness - Spring Startup

    Spring Startup

    ** Oak Creek Fitness ------------------------------------------------------------ Where the dedicated flourish! Are you making the most out of your spring? Join Now Many people, this time of year, take their activities outside and abandon the gym. What most people do not realize, is that most of these activities involve excess calories and alcohol. Getting started on a fitness journey this time of year is great, because the dedicated people are the ones left in the gym looking to improve themselves. Stop in and talk with us about how our premium personal training program can change your life for the rest of your future. ** Custom Workout Program ....

    Read more
  • Free Week of Training

    ** Only 2 Days Left! ------------------------------------------------------------ Our clients here at Oak Creek Fitness have been doing a great job this month! They are putting in the hard work to reach their goals. To show our appreciation, we are giving our new clients a free week of personal training (2 to 4 sessions) with the purchase of any four month package or more. To take advantage of this great opportunity, please contact us and schedule a consult by the end of April 15th, 2017. Consult must be done by the end of April. Please contact Tim at werm2008@gmail.com for more information. ....

    Read more
  • Clients Hard Work

    How hard are you working? Are you eating the necessary nutrients to reach your fitness goals? Are you pushing yourself in the gym to get the results you want? Here at Oak Creek Fitness, we put in the hard work in the gym and outside the gym to get the desired results. The three links below demonstrate the hard work the clients are putting in here at OCF. Meghann and Kevin have lost over 70 pounds combined between the two and are making great strength gains! Todd is keeping his body strong and healthy at 50+ years young. Take a peek at how our clients are pushing themselves lately: Meghann
    Kevin
    Todd
    Do not be afraid to stop in and talk with us on how you can lose the ....

    Read more
  • No April Fools Joke

    Complementary Week
    ------------------------------------------------------------ From now until April 15th, 2017 enjoy a complementary week on us with any personal training package purchase! Oak Creek Fitness 1902 W. Ryan Rd. Oak Creek, Wisconsin 53154 Book Consultation (http://oakcreekfitness.com/classes/Personal-Training) Get Results. Be Happy.
    ------------------------------------------------------------ Enjoy a better you before summer is here!
    ------------------------------------------------------------ How many times have you told yourself you were going to get in better shape, lose some weight, or eat better? Here at Oak Creek Fitness we want to stop the "going ....

    Read more
  • Path to Success

    We are into our third month of 2017 and most of the people that have made New Year's resolutions, have given up on them. Of the people that make resolutions, only 8% actually follow through with them and reach their goals. This is an alarming stat for people who want to change their bodies. This will turn into a vicious cycle for the rest of your life if you make a goal and continue to fail on it each year. There are a few things that will help you in reaching your goals and are listed below: Simple
    - Make sure your goal not too complex. If you have a more complex goal, that is fine, but make sure you have sub-goals off the larger one. Think of it as steps to get to the ....

    Read more
  • YouTube Channel Is Up And Running!!!

    We are officially starting our YouTube channel and we have posted a link to the channel below. We urge everyone to subscribe to the channel and get our weekly video updates. We will be posting exercise tips, nutrition tips, answering any frequently asked questions around the club, and some other fun fitness related information to help keep our members and client engaged. Get on board!!! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCm3asV7qrNIAI1f5r00mh4w ....

    Read more
  • It Takes 2 To Tango!!!

    Our PARTNER TRAINING Is Back!!! We just wanted to reach out and remind everyone that there is only 6 days left to enroll on our Partner Training Program!!! From now until January 31st we are offering a 2 for 1 deal on any of our personal training packages, here's how it works... Cut your cost in half by grabbing a friend, family member, or anyone that you can think of to join you in your health and fitness transformation. Call us, stop in, send us a Facebook message, or enter your information on our website BEFORE JANUARY 31st to get your spot. ....

    Read more
  • PARTNER TRAINING Is Back!!!

    What you ask for, you shall receive! After a long wait and a ton of inquiries from potential clients we are bringing back our PARTNER TRAINING Programs! Simply grab a friend, family member, or anyone that you can think of that can benefit from joining you in your health and fitness endeavors! What does this mean for you? It means you get to CUT YOUR COST IN HALF! For the entire month of January we will NOT be charging for anyone to add a partner to their Personal Training Program! This is only valid for new clients and we will be putting the PARTNER TRAINING away for another few months so make sure you call us, stop in, send us a Facebook message, or enter your information on our website ....

    Read more
  • What's NEW for 2017?

    After a long wait and a ton of work on our end here at Oak Creek Fitness we are in the final stages of putting the finishing touches on our very own Nutritional Counseling Mobile App! We are going to be launching this app January 1st and we could not be more excited to get this going and we hope you all are too. This app is going to change the game for all of our members, clients, and patients! Stay tuned over the course of the next few days to learn how to get started! ....

    Read more
  • We Will All Gain Unwanted Weight Unless...

    Some people are going to tell me that these posts are getting redundant. I would tell those people the annual blood sugar increase that we see in the United States around around this time every year gets redundant. Not to mention the inevitable health problems that stem from it. Every year we know its coming, but we do nothing about it. The numbers don't lie. Heart disease and diabetes are among the top 8 leading causes of death in the United States. In 2015 29.1 million Americans had diabetes, and 76% of those people will die from it. Every year 610,00 Americans die from heart disease. This is problem that grows every year. And the biggest issue, these are completely and utterly ....

    Read more
  • The Secret To Beating Holiday Weight Gain REVEALED!

    Ok everyone, this year is going to be different for all of us. This year we are going to approach the holidays differently. This year we are going to prevent the problem before it starts. We are not going to wait until the holidays take over and wait until we've put on "x" pounds and we feel like crap before we do something about it. Just think how much further you could be come Spring time if we start doing now what most of us start doing after the fact. We have seen it time and time again as fitness professionals. To be honest, writing this email is a poor business decision. Usually the end of the holidays means its time to make some money as a personal trainer, and most cash in on ....

    Read more
  • What To Do When You Have Tried Everything And NOTHING WORKS!!!

    Have you tried everything under the sun to lose weight or get fit? Have you tried the fad diets? The 21 day fixes? The exercise videos? And still can't seem to accomplish you set out to? Well it isn't your fault, this is human nature. And the odds are against us these days. With so much information out there on the internet and social media there is just no way to find yourself the information you need on the internet in a timely manner. The information you find will confuse you, tell you to be doing the wrong things, make you think the next great thing is right around the corner, or make you think something is physiologically wrong with you and scare you into going to the doctor's office ....

    Read more
  • Summer Is Here, Don't Get Left Behind!!!

    What is the most common theme this time of year for most people? Time to get in shape for the Summer. We spend all Winter long sitting inside staying warm and now the time has come to open the windows and enjoy the weather outside while it is here. And what better way to enjoy the Summer than to feel good about yourself, look as good as you feel about yourself, and to have as much energy and stamina as you ever have in your life? Exercise and Nutrition have been proven time and time again to not only be the best way to improve one's health and fitness but also the fastest. A study at the University of Wisconsin Madison in 2012 on a select number of student athletes and non-athletes showed ....

    Read more
  • What Options Do We Have?

    With all of the information there is out on the internet these days, where can we look to get the information we NEED and avoid the information we DON'T NEED? Well, we basically have two options. Option 1) Enroll yourself in a kinesiology program at a strong, well known university and spend upwards of $50,000 (often much much more) and earn a bachelor's or better in exercise science. Problem is, this is going to take you years and years and more money than I am sure you would like to spend. Option 2) Pay someone who has the previously mentioned credentials as well as a strong PT certification and background in nutrition to do all of the thinking for you. Not to mention save you ....

    Read more
  • Employment Opportunities


    At Oak Creek Fitness we are always looking for qualified staff, please send your resume to werm2008@gmail.com
    ....

    Read more
  • Personal Training in Oak Creek - Oak Creek Fitness - GET READY FOR SPRING AT OAK CREEK FITNESS

    GET READY FOR SPRING AT OAK CREEK FITNESS

    Spring is getting closer and closer and you don't want the warm weather to catch you when you aren't ready for it. Be ready for Spring this year and let us get you in the best shape of your life! We are so confident that we are the best in the business that if you do not look and feel better we will refund the entire cost of your program and purchase you a personal training program at the facility of your choice! ....

    Read more
  • It's A Journey, Not A Destination

    Too often in the fitness industry we hearpeople talking about weight loss, or any fitness goal for that matter, like there is a final destination in the future. This means that after putting all of the hard work into changing habits and working towards the goal that they had committed themselves to, they still had plans to go back to the way that they started in terms of their habits and hope to maintain what they had earned. My friends, this is just not how it works. Health and fitness is not a diet, it is not a quick fix, it is not a period of time. Health and fitness refers to changing your lifestyle to promote health and quality of life, and there is nothing temporary about those ....

    Read more
  • Stick To A Schedule

    Earlier this week I was having a talk with a prior client of mine who had worked their butt for 6 months while on their program with me. They had reached their goal and we felt they they were at a point where they had learned a lot about themselves, exercise, nutrition, and the type of lifestyle that healthy living entails. However as I was talking with them we got to the topic whether or not they had maintained their results. While they did not completely rebound, they had started to head back the other direction. After digging a little deeper we realized that the issue was not with the nutrition or food intake side of things, it was sticking to a regular workout regimen. It seemed ....

    Read more
  • Find A Training Partner NOW

    The holidays are approaching, and we all know what that can do to our eating and exercise habits. How many times have you yourself of heard about others who have chalked the year up as a loss and told themselves, "I'll just start off right in the new year." I have heard it all too many times and frankly, I thought it was time to try and do something about it. Here's what I mean.. I understand that the holidays also bring with them some increased spending which can tighten the budget and make it hard to invest in other things, including our health and fitness. So I decided to cut our personal training prices in half for the remainder of the year. But there is a catch, you need to find a ....

    Read more
  • Im Giving Up

    So. You've worked out for months and months now, maybe years, and you are still exactly where you were when you started. Or maybe you have made some progress but wish you would have seen more, or maybe you reached your goal but couldn't keep the weight off. And now you are thinking that it is time to quit and explore other options. I am here to tell you that you are thinking the wrong way about all of this. Why don't we shift our thinking and say to ourselves, "well, nothing worth having was ever easy or was every achieved without a little adversity. And now when I get there it is going to feel that much sweeter. We never give up, we never quit, we never get comfortable. We always try ....

    Read more
  • 3 Weeks To Build A Habit

    You may have heard the saying that it takes 3 weeks to build a habit and 3 weeks to break one down. That holds true for exercise and nutrition, and it is what we specialize in here at Oak Creek Fitness. We all have the ability to reach our health and fitness goals, sometimes we just need a little extra help or motivation to get the job done. That's why every single client that we work with here is successful in reaching their goals. We make sure that the first 3 weeks of every program that we design is so focused on implementing new health and fitness habits and making them part of our everyday lives. Without this piece to the puzzle exercise and eating properly would always be a chore ....

    Read more
  • What To Do When You Injure Yourself

    Injuries are something that can make it harder for us to get close to our health and fitness goals, and I am sure that all of us have dealt with an injury from sports or exercise at some point. So, what are some of the things that we can do when we are injured to stay on track and keep moving in the right direction. I learned very early on when I started making it a priority to get regular exercise that when we are injured we never quit and we never train through things, we train around things. This way we can stay in the gym and not have to really take any time off from exercise at all. Let's say you pull a muscle in your quad, most people would use that as an excuse to sit on the ....

    Read more
  • You CAN exercise on painful joints

    Research has shown that exercise can help reduce arthritis pain and improve range of motion, and it’s now considered an essential part of arthritis management. This is a far cry from days past, when people with arthritis were warned to not exercise to avoid further damage to joints. Doctors now know that, in addition to all its heart health benefits, regular exercise can:
    Reduce inflammation, stiffness, and joint pain
    Build muscle around joints, better supporting them and protecting them from shock and daily wear and tear
    Increase f lexibility
    Improve endurance You do need to take some special precautions to make sure that your exercise routine provides maximum benefit while reducing ....

    Read more
  • The Cost of Inactivity

    In the US today Diabetes and Heart Disease are among the leading causes of death. Heart Disease being the leading cause of death among Americans. The problem that I have with this is that more often than not Diabetes and Heart Disease are completely under our control and in most cases are self induced conditions due to our poor diet and lack of physical activity. Our government is stuck on giving people health insurance and medication to solve these problems when really all they need to do is give people free personal trainers and free nutritional counseling. A coach to help you learn the basics and get you going on a program is the key to changing lifestyle habits. You cannot cure ....

    Read more
  • Change Your Mind-Change Your Body

    Fad diets annoy the crap out of me because they are based on fake science and they completely mess with your mind. They make you skinny, for a while. Then they make you fat, then skinny, then fat again. It’s a deeply unhealthy pattern and the eternal dieter, forever carrying unwanted extra pounds, is the only loser – except they lose money instead of fat and get trapped in a vicious cycle of unhealthy thinking. Fad diets make you feel guilty, and ultimately like a failure. They are not realistic because they are unsustainable – after all it’s impossible to maintain a rigid practice that offers no enjoyment. They present you with a list of “haves” and “have nots” and remove ....

    Read more
  • Revealed-The Secrets To Achieving The Fitness and Weight Loss Results you Want


    The secret of making a simple commitment
    to your exercise program
    . The big companies who are stealing your money want you to believe that a pill, fad diet, or a special machine will solve all your weight loss and fitness problems. This is counter-intuitive and insults your common sense. But people still want to believe – because there’s so much PAIN. The real “secret” is quite simple and I’ll distill it for you right here: eat four to five small healthy meals per day and perform a combination of aerobic and resistance training exercise for 40 to 60 minutes three times a week. Take out your calendar right now and mark off three days each week for the next 12 weeks when you will commit ....

    Read more
  • How to Choose a Personal Trainer-A Guide to Making an Informed Decision so Results Come Quickly and Last Forever

    OK, you’ve decided it’s time to “get in shape”. Finally, you’re ready to look better and feel better the sensible way – through nutrition and exercise. Because time and experience has shown you the truth: Diets don’t work, ab gizmos don’t work, and infomercials are a joke. You're finally ready to get real and transform your body once and for all. You’ve heard the amazing success stories, watched many a late night episode of “Extreme Makeover”, read about the celebrities’ secret weight loss weapon… And have decided to seek out the guidance of a personal trainer
    . But not all personal trainers are created equal, so how do you find the right ....

    Read more
  • Personal Training in Oak Creek - Oak Creek Fitness - 5 Tips to Health and Fitness

    5 Tips to Health and Fitness

    Often times health and fitness gets complicated and confusing, when to be honest it can be made quite simple. Everything starts with clean food and exercise, we all know that. Outside of those two things the most ignored aspect to a healthy lifestyle that we see ignored is hydration. We must get enough water every day, everyone knows it and it is so easy to do but we hardly ever get it done. Getting enough sleep is also crucial, without enough sleep our bodies cannot recover from our daily lives. After that we need to focus on self happiness, that could me something different for every person. Follow these 5 guidelines and learn what they entail and you will get where you want to be. ....

    Read more
  • Personal Training in Oak Creek - Oak Creek Fitness - Never Stop Fighting

    Never Stop Fighting

    We all have the ability to do great things, we just need to have the mental strength to get it done... The mind is a powerful thing, make up your mind to get it done and never look back... ....

    Read more



    Request More Information

    Cancel

    Let us e-mail you this Free Report


    Cancel