Posts in: Coach’s Corner

Why a Nutrient-Dense Diet is Key to Maintaining a Healthy Weight

Posted by: Najla

  Why do certain foods make you feel full, while others leave you hungry for more? If portion- control is difficult for you, the key lies in the concepts of nutrient-density and satiety. These rather impenetrable terms are actually just fancy names for some commonsense food science, and working nutrient-dense foods into your diet is [...]
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“GET FIT or DIE”

Posted by: Luke

Happy 4th of July SICFIT Scottsdale.  No other holiday in America represents SICFIT like the fourth. Freedom, family and fitness. In honor of this special day I will be leading a group up Pinnacle Peak this Friday July 4th at 5:30 am. A few of us have been coming together on early Saturday mornings consistently [...]
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Jorge Aragon: SICFIT Ambassador, Reebok CrossFit Games Regional Qualifier- Fittest Teenager in the Southwest Region

Posted by: Luke

  “If you can make it here, you can make it anywhere”  Frank Sinatra I would like to take a moment to not only reflect on the accomplishments of this young man but congratulate and truly thank Jorge Aragon for his representation of SICFIT this past weekend. Jorge competed in the 2014 Reebok CrossFit Games Regional in [...]
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The HOLT family farewell

Posted by: Luke

 “We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and that love comes with community” – Dorothy Day    This might be the single hardest farewell we have ever gone through at SICFIT Scottsdale. We are not only losing one great man but his wife and their [...]
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Happy Birthday Mr. Shields

Posted by: Luke

Happy Birthday Mr.Shields, You are vastly reversing the age process everyday. Thank you for your commitment to health and fitness. It has been a pleasure teaching you the past 6 years and getting to know an absolutly amazing man.  It is my honor to be your Coach and you a mentor . You are Mr. [...]
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Cinco De SICFIT!

Posted by: Kari

  Strength In Conditioning for Monday, May 5, 2014 In celebration of Cinco De Mayo and to pay homage to Mexican Heritage, SICFIT Scottsdale is offering three free classes today! Get your workout on at 8am, 12pm, and 5pm and we will celebrate this day of Mexican pride, SICFIT Scottsdale style. We would also like [...]
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Join us in Maui June 7th & 8th for the SICest of the Pacific West

Posted by: Luke

Aloha  I hope this greeting finds you happy, healthy and ready for any excuse to escape the summer heat and come to Maui, Hawaii with all of us at SICFIT Scottsdale. As a young boy growing up in Hawaii I would watch athletes compete everyday. From paddle boarding and canoe to volleyball and surfing, which is why we [...]
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Join SICFIT Scottsdale for the 10th annual Pat Tillman Run

Posted by: Luke

  “Somewhere inside, we hear a voice. It LEADS US IN THE DIRECTION of who we wish to become. But it is up to us whether or not to follow” -Pat Tillman Join Team SICFIT Scottsdale on Saturday April 19th from Arizona State University for the 10th annual Pat’s Run. Register HERE. Founded in 2004, [...]
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Instructor Training Program (2 Day Seminar)

Posted by: Najla

Your life’s been changed; now change someone else’s… Are you searching for a better quality of life? Has SICFIT Scottsdale influenced and changed your lifestyle? Has it inspired you to become a better person and do bigger things? Are you sick and tired of sitting at a desk for 8 hours counting the minutes until [...]
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