3rd Trimester Stretches from Standing Position

By |2020-09-05T06:07:05-05:00January 11th, 2019|Flexibility, Health, Julie's Personal Journey, Pre & Post Natal, Recovery, Videos|

It is extremely common for expecting mothers to experience hip, back and neck pain, particularly in their 3rd trimester. Many of my pregnant clients find these stretches help ease some of their discomfort, often allowing them to continue training. However, in the final months of gestation, be kind to yourself! Accept that you [...]

How to Self-Diagnose and Treat Diastasis Recti

By |2020-01-13T15:51:56-06:00August 4th, 2018|Fitness, Health, Julie's Personal Journey, Pre & Post Natal, Recovery, Resources, Videos, Weight Training|

Diastasis recti abdominis or DRA is when the two rectus abdominis muscles become separated along the linea alba or the fibrous band of tissue that runs from the bottom of the sternum (xiphoid process) to the symphysis pubis. If you'd like my help [...]

How to Strengthen, Stretch and Release the Iliopsoas Muscle

By |2020-01-01T17:59:16-06:00October 13th, 2017|Fitness, Flexibility, Health, Recovery, Resources, Videos|

Relieve back pain using these easy techniques you can do right at home. Fix your back pain with my advice! If you are recovering from a car accident or sport impact injury, or spend hours a day sitting, you are very likely to have the common issue of a tight psoas muscle. [...]

Warming Up

By |2020-01-01T18:06:49-06:00February 5th, 2016|Fitness, Recovery, Videos, Weight Training|

Julie Germaine, 2x WBFF Pro Fitness Model Champion, Photo Mark Bradfield In a rush and tempted to skip your warm-up and head straight to the dumbbells? Wait! You might not realize it now, but taking time to ease your body into training can actually help you get that 6-pack you've always wanted! Looking great is a reward [...]