Raw power

Posted on 29 Apr 2016 at 6:15am

Though entered in his first strongman competition, out lifter Jake Briscoe believes he’s already won RICH LOPEZ  | Contributing Writer getrichindallas@gmail.com Jake Briscoe is all about numbers these days. At 6-foot-4 and 320 pounds, he’s been training five days a week in two different gyms for months. He consumes up to 8,000 calories a day. And […]

Getting back your beach body

Posted on 18 Mar 2016 at 6:00am

Some tips for shedding winter weight that don’t require fad diets Hard time keeping your hands out of the cookie jar this winter? Polish off those last few Oreos then set your sights on spring with these easy-to-integrate activities that’ll have you sweating and shedding in no time. Train for a race. A few weeks […]

Work out Dallas: gyms, fitness centers & yoga studios

Posted on 08 Jan 2016 at 7:20am

Club Dallas — Exclusively serving gay men for more than 30 years, this institution actually has one of the largest gyms in the city, and is open 24 hours, 365 days a year. 2616 Swiss Ave., 214-821-1990, The-Clubs.com. CrossFit — The popular cross-training system has various locations, including 4226 Ross Ave. and 5454 Lemmon Ave., […]

Resolve to get in shape

Posted on 08 Jan 2016 at 6:30am

‘Work Out New York’ gay trainer Courtney Paul knows how to make you keep your New Year’s resolutions SCOTT HUFFMAN Contributing Writer scott_in_dallas@yahoo.com With the holidays now behind us — both literally and figuratively — many will resume temporarily abandoned efforts to improve diet and fitness. Perhaps you have resolved to lose a few extra pounds, or […]

Vegging out

Posted on 08 Jan 2016 at 6:15am

Gay celebrity fitness expert Jorge Cruise on the perfect healthy diet (that you can maintain), fatherhood and his upcoming nuptials Jorge Cruise is all about changing one’s life for the better… even if it took him a while to find his own best self. The Mexico City-born celebrity fitness trainer and New York Times bestselling […]

Dynamic Duo

Posted on 10 Jul 2015 at 6:15am

Fit Nomads Jed Billings and Tim Key came together to see the world … and now see less of themselves Like so many other couples before them, a few years into their relationship, the once-thin pair of Jed Billings and Tim Key found themselves transformed into two self-proclaimed “fat and happy” fellas. Contented with their […]

BODY 2015: Gyms and yoga studios

Posted on 13 Feb 2015 at 1:20pm

Baylor Tom Landry Fitness Center — Offers a 25 meter indoor pool with underwater treadmill, Pilates, steam, sauna and whirlpool. 411 N. Washington Ave. 214-820-7870, BaylorTomLandryFitnessCenter.com. Club Dallas — Exclusively serving gay men for more than 30 years, this institution actually has one of the largest gyms in the city, and is open 24 hours, […]

Body 2015: Heart body & soul

Posted on 13 Feb 2015 at 7:20am

At 40, fitness junkie Robert Elorduy followed his dream to help people in a new way J. DENTON BRICKER | Contributing Writer For many years, Robert Elorduy has been preoccupied with fitness. He worked part-time as a personal trainer while also studying massage therapy. He wanted to combine two symbiotic services in his own private […]

Body 2015: Werk it!

Posted on 13 Feb 2015 at 6:30am

There’s more than one way to get into shape   There’s no one way to exercise in order to achieve your fitness goals. We asked three different folks with different backgrounds, ages and body types to explain what the benefits of their regimens are — from yoga to CrossFit to P90 — and this is […]

Body 2015: All about the taste

Posted on 13 Feb 2015 at 6:15am

Will out dietician Daniel Magoon spreads the gospel of healthy eating? In a Snap ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor Health food store: The words alone can trigger sense-memories of dry rice cakes, bitter green drinks and flavorless chicken. But for Daniel Magoon, a registered dietician, “health food” conjures something completely different: fluffy crepes, spicy deviled […]