Weight Training Programs Uniontown PA

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Anytime Fitness Uniontown, PA
(724) 434-2899
575 Morgantown Street, Room 26
Uniontown, PA
Programs & Services
24-hr Operations, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Parking, Personal Training, Spinning, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Fitness Center For Women the
(724) 438-0991
406 Hopwood Fairchnce Rd
Uniontown, PA
 
Young Mens Christian Association
(724) 438-2584
1 YMCA Ln
Uniontown, PA
 
Sweeney Rehab and Fitness
(724) 437-0250
180 N Gallatin Ave
Uniontown, PA
 
Curves Uniontown/North Union/South Union PA
110 Daniel Dr.
Uniontown, PA
Programs & Services
Aerobics, Body Sculpting, Cardio Equipment, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Group Exercise Studio, Gym Classes, Gym Equipment, Gym Sports, Silver Sneakers, Zumba

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Jewish Community Center Pool
(724) 437-2290
406 W Main St
Uniontown, PA
 
Uniontown Country Club
(724) 437-3831
25 Bailey Ln
Uniontown, PA
 
Curves
(800) 615-7352
110 Daniel Dr
Uniontown, PA

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Ladies First Fitness
(724) 437-8802
15 Metro Plz
Uniontown, PA
 
Fayette Co Community Action
(724) 437-1660
East End United Satellite Center
Uniontown, PA
 
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Will You Bulk up from Weight Training?

Woman BodyI’ve heard it over and over again from women: “I don’t want to lift heavy weights because I’m going to get bulky.” The fact is, that unless a woman does professional weight training and takes enhancements, such as steroids or testosterone, she will not get bulky. Women don’t produce enough testosterone to gain huge amounts of muscle mass. The women that you see who are very bulky (professional body builders) use anabolic steroids and other drugs to achieve that level of muscularity. Women, however, who do weight training get firm, lose body fat , and effectively decrease cellulite.

So, if you couldn’t tell, I’m a huge advocate for weight training. Different weight training programs often achieve different goals. Specifically, there are three types of sets that are typically done, each resulting in three different types of results:

Low weight / high number of repetitions (12 – 15): Best a toning muscle to give them shape, but not necessarily strength or dimension. Moderate weight / moderate number of repetitions (10 – 12): Best at building strength, without necessarily building muscle size. Heavy weight / low number of repetitions (8 – 10): Best at building muscle (not bulk!) and burning fat.

Each of these types of exercises are important to a weight training program. Why? Because when you weight train, it is best to keep your muscles on their toes . What I mean by this is that you should not do any exercise for too long (more than two weeks). Otherwise, your muscles become used to the move and/or exercise, and adapts to it. As a result, your workout doesn’t challenge the muscles enough to see real results . To be sure that your weight training program is really doing its job (after all, you sure are!) it is best to incorporate each type of set into your routine to continually see results. Further, this strategy will ensure you lose the most fat, and will look as lean as you want.

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