Chris Archer and David DeJesus:  MLB Baseball Champs Secrets to Success

Chris Archer and David DeJesus: MLB Baseball Champs Secrets to Success

As a Strength and Conditioning Coach for many years, I have had the honor of working with thousands of great athletes. Two most recent standouts I’d love to highlight are Chris Archer, Tampa Bay Ray’s Major League Pitcher, and David...
Pacific Coast Sports Medicine:  New Sports Performance and Strength and Conditioning

Pacific Coast Sports Medicine: New Sports Performance and Strength and Conditioning

The team of doctors at Pacific Coast Sports Medicine have added a new Sports Performance division and have brought in Lee Brandon, CSCS, RSCC*E, NSPT to provide affiliated services to support the medical staff to promote lifestyle integration...
Brandon Fit Lab in Beverly Hills

Brandon Fit Lab in Beverly Hills

Looking for the fitness edge?  Tired of not knowing if what you’re doing is working?  Add objectivity to your progress! We have the opportunity to deliver you the most cutting edge assessment technology in the fitness industry and put the...
Confusion in the Fitness Industry:  What is the best research based program

Confusion in the Fitness Industry: What is the best research based program

  I have been int the fitness industry for 35+ years and counting.  Though I have received my Emeritus award from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (1 of 3 women in the world blessed with this distinguished title), I cringe...
We can change what we can measure.  Are you using the right measure?  2016 Inch Loss Challenge

We can change what we can measure. Are you using the right measure? 2016 Inch Loss Challenge

“We can change what we can measure.   Are you using the right measure?”    Lee Brandon, CSCS, RSCC*E   As a 6′ female, and over #200 lbs most of my life, I found myself discouraged most of my adolescent years not knowing...
Training Not Straining:  Maximize Your Intensity

Training Not Straining: Maximize Your Intensity

There is a fine line between training and straining.   Wisdom of loading should prevail.  Every system has a tolerance of handling strain:  whether it is an automobile or a sky scraper, analyzing what any structure can handle under strain is...
Lee Nominated By Top Doctors For Emeritus Status

Lee Nominated By Top Doctors For Emeritus Status

  Thirty-six years ago, on Feb. 27th, 1979 after a brush with death, my life took on a new direction that was to set me on a new coarse from being an athlete to becoming a coach, then back to becoming a professional athlete and back to an...
My Lesson: Explode into the Light

My Lesson: Explode into the Light

  I was in my roof top garden and had this epiphany! I was up to my elbows in dirt, counting my blessings digging in my tomatoes, arugula, onions, and basil in the middle of Los Angles in November. I was thanking the “universal hand...
What is the Best Research Based Core Exercise?  Ever heard of the “Lewit” (pronounced Levit)?

What is the Best Research Based Core Exercise? Ever heard of the “Lewit” (pronounced Levit)?

What do we all have in common? Whether you are a mom lifting your child out of the back seat, a golfer looking to drive the ball farther, or a delivery worker looking to save your spine, consider doing this exercise every day and keep your core...
AB-Inforcer Core Trainer Voted Top 5 Abdominal Trainers

AB-Inforcer Core Trainer Voted Top 5 Abdominal Trainers

The AB-Inforcer Core Trainer voted as one of the 5 Abdominal Core products for 2013-2014. Clinical Tests show that the AB-Inforcer is 200%-500% more muscle activation over the same exercises done without it!  Example:  A traditional...

Perfect Routine for Summer: “Rock Your Core!”

Looking for the routine to “Rock your world?” Not for the faint of heart, but great to make the Gluteus (tush) head north! We had a blast doing this outdoor routine with minimal equipment, and maximal fun.Grab your tubes, tables...

DAY 6: Olympic Take-homes: Memories of a Dream Come True

Well, my visit to London was nothing short of Miraculous and inspiring:I saw history being made, as I was in the swimming arena and heard the roar and explosion from the crowd, that will vibrate in my soul forever… For a moment, I held...