Best Research Based Core Exercises

Best Research Based Core Exercises

  I was honored to spend the last 10+ years exploring, researching and testing the best core exercises to do for performance (striking and throwing skill athletes:  football, soccer, golf, softball/baseball, etc.).  Most traditional...
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...
Dr. Stuart McGill and Lee Brandon Launch Pioneering “New Science of Golf”

Dr. Stuart McGill and Lee Brandon Launch Pioneering “New Science of Golf”

This is truly ground breaking and 10 years in the making.  The science is powerful, and the training insightful!  If your looking for something entertaining–this is NOT for you.  If your looking for the research based exercises…LOOK...
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...

LATEST RESEARCH: “Train the Core the Right Way” With Dr. Stuart Mc Gill

Train Your Core the Right Way! Our culture seems to be obsessed with Abdominals!  Many cultures around the world train their core differently. For example, how strong and functional is  the “brick thrower’s” core (top)...