A Sante’ Fitness Blog

  • Tahoe Tramping – South Yuba River SP April 28, 2016
    Tahoe Tramping  – South Yuba River SP “Another day in the most favored province of bird and flower …”  John Muir After recently receiving almost a foot of snow at lake level, Cathy and I decided to take a day trip down to the Sierra foothills and visit South Yuba River State Park.  The park is a series ...
  • Tahoe Tramping – West Shore Waterfalls April 22, 2016
    “Here is a cascade … filled with bounce and dance and joyous hurrah, yet earnest as a tempest …”            – John Muir If you are looking for a quick, easy hike, and enjoy the sound of cascading and tumbling water, and don’t want to spend a lot of time driving to ...
  • Tahoe Tramping – Hunter Creek Falls April 11, 2016
    Hunter Creek Falls In our first hiking post on the Brown’s Creek trail, we mentioned another early season, dry trail on the east side of the Carson Range, Hunter Creek Falls.  From Tahoe, you take Hwy 80 to Reno, get off on W. 4th Street near Mogul, turn right on Mayberry Rd., right on Plateau Rd., ...
  • Tahoe Tramping – Brown’s Creek Trail April 6, 2016
    Although there is still a lot of snow on the trails in the local Tahoe area, if you are getting anxious to start hiking, you can start putting in miles on dry dirt by going over to the eastern side of the Carson Range. Last week, I took a 4.9 mile semi-loop on the Brown’s Creek ...
  • April is Nutrition Action Month! April 4, 2016
    Did you make a resolution to eat better and move more this year?   How is it going?  Do you need to RE-COMMIT, RE-ENERGIZE and RE-BOOT? Don’t forget: We have 270 days left in this year or 9 months! You have plenty of time to be successful and be on your way to feeling great. Let our motto be: Eat ...
  • Tahoe Tramping March 25, 2016
    Recently, I was asked by Cindy Streepey, owner of Asante Lakeside Fitness, to write a hiking column for the upcoming spring, summer, and fall seasons.  Our intent is to share current information on local trails, and hopefully encourage readers to add some out-door adventures to their fitness goals.  These articles will periodically appear on the ...
  • Closed Easter Sunday March 25, 2016
    We will be closed on March 27, 2016 for Easter.  Enjoy the day off with family and friends.  We will see you back at the gym on Monday.  Best wishes for a wonderful Easter filled with sweet treats and the joy of spring.
  • March is Resolution Reboot Month at A Sante’ Fitness February 29, 2016
    Have you made a resolution this year? How is it going? Do you need to RE-COMMIT, RE-ENERGIZE and RE-BOOT? Don’t forget: We are only 61 days into 2016  You have 305 days left in this year. You have plenty of time to make your 2016 goals a reality. It is never too late. Whatever your personal goal ...
  • 30 Day / 30 Minute Cardio Challenge February 29, 2016
    Next fitness challenge begins March 1, 2016 – The 30 Day / 30 Minute Cardio Challenge! The goal of this challenge is to assist you in establishing a healthy habit, and to get in at least 30 minutes of exercise per day for 30 days. Feel free to add on to this daily challenge if you ...
  • A Handy Infographic for the Gym Beginner February 20, 2016
    Shared from FitBottomedGirls.com Being a gym beginner is a little scary. Heck, even as someone who has worked out for years, walking into a new gym can be intimidating, nerve wracking and, OMG, what is all of this fitness equipmentand how do I use it? In case you feel a bit intimidated by the old G-Y-M, we ...