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BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar Dallas, TX

After a dream-come-true weekend in Venice, CA for the inaugural BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar of 2017, we are more than excited to bring the seminar to Dallas, TX. As I write this blog post, we are over half full with just over three weeks to go. If you are a strength …

Dr. Candace’s Recap of the BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar

  It’s Monday morning, less than 12 hours since the first BIRTHFIT Coach Seminar wrapped up at Deuce Gym in Venice, CA and I have 5 hours (uninterrupted) at 14,000 feet to process this weekend (although I could probably talk about this for weeks on end).  This weekend was filled …

End the Mommy Wars

BIRTHFIT ENDS THE MOMMY WARS   Mommy Wars: evil, mean-spirited Cold Wars like everyone’s worst day of junior high. Worse yet, the assault occurs in adulthood.  Still flagrantly worse, the attacks happen when Mom is brand-new postpartum. She experiences 1,000 baby worries per second, is healing in regions unknown to …

NOW AVAILABLE: Queen In Training Level 2

Our Queen in Training Level 2 is for that next step in physically healing and rehabilitation post birth. This program is for the mom that has already completed the first edition of Queen in Training and is ideally around 6-12 weeks postpartum. In our dream world, every mother would complete …

June 2016: Programming for the Pregnant Athlete (3)

Warm-Up. Posture and Breath. Find some music and set your clock for 5 minutes today. Set your intention. Functional Progression Part 1. Perform 2 x 10 reps with opposite arm and leg on each side. Functional Progression Part 2. Perform 2 x 10 reps on each side. Functional Progression Part …

May 2016: Prenatal Programming Day 14

PRENATAL WARM-UP  Belly Breathing. You can do this seated, standing, or lying down with knees bent. Whatever you find comfortable today. Next, find a nice chill song and practice the Two-Minute Drill. This is a drill that we do on The BIRTHFIT Prenatal Series. Before and after breaks I will …

BIRTHFIT Online Coaching for the Pregnant Athlete

The women of BIRTHFIT live and breathe the power of community. We want you to experience that power through our online community. As you complete each workout, share your experience, your time, your feelings, your frustration, whatever you feel led to share. Give support to one another. Let’s become BIRTHFIT …

BIRTHFIT Movement: Baby-Wearing Squats

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A VBAC Success: She Knew She Could. So She Did.

GUEST BLOG: BIRTHFIT Mama Melinda Rushing  After having a traumatizing experience with my first birth that ended up with an unwanted emergency C-section, I was left feeling scared, depressed, and empty. With the addition of not being able to physically move and the pain of the surgery, my anxiety was …

BIRTHFIT Q and A: Will Exercise Prevent My Baby From Descending?

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