Monday, February 27th, 2017

After the recent controversy over questionable form demonstrated by Jillian Michaels in her new kettlebell DVD — and the explosion in popularity in this form of exercise — we wanted to spotlight one of the most popular and credible kettlebell workout programs. The 2 DVD set Volume 1 features Lauren Brooks teaching proper kettlebell form […]

Jillian Michaels has faced criticism in the past for her unique training approach and lack of focus on proper form. But to call Michaels a “fraud” and “not actually a real fitness trainer; an actress playing the role of fitness trainer on TV,” is ludicrous. These were among the assertions made by James S. Fell, […]

From the Emmy Winning Producers of The Office and The Biggest Loser and the former Executive Producer of Oprah comes Losing It With Jillian set to premiere on Tuesday, June 1 at 10 p.m. on NBC. The show features Jillain Michaels moving in with various families for one full week in an attempt to address […]

Compatible with Wii Fit, Wii Fit Plus and Jillian Michaels Fitness Ultimatum (2009 and 2010), and any other Wii games that involves push ups, the Wii Push Up Bar allows you to incorporate deeper, more effective push ups into your upper body workouts. The manufacturer claims that this device will “push your workout routine to […]

The bodybugg is a personal weight-loss device that gained massive exposure while appearing on NBC’s The Biggest Loser. Now owned and distributed by 24 Hour Fitness, virtually identical devices are sold by BodyMedia directly to customers under the name GoWear Fit. 24 Hour Fitness today announced the release of “bodybugg mobile,” a mobile-enabled Web site […]

The latest DVD from Jillian Micheals offers a fresh approach to Yoga by incorporating repetitions and circuit training with hard-core Yoga power pose sequences. It’s unlike any other Yoga workout. If you’re interested in learning about traditional zen Yoga, breathing and meditative elements, this is not the DVD for you. If you like the high-energy […]

Jillian Michaels, who gained prominence in the weight-loss reality series The Biggest Loser, is joining the Haiti relief effort by auctioning off her Yamaha FZ1 motorcycle. “The current destruction in Haiti is devastating,” says Michaels. “ Haiti holds a special place in my heart and I knew that I had to do something to help. […]

Jillian Michaels has created a brand name for herself that continues to expand with the release of Fitness Ultimatum 2010. A sequel to the 2009 game of the same name, the 2010 version features improvements in graphics, motion capture and gameplay. This feels more like a sophisticated and comprehensive exercise program than a game. Gone […]

Best known for her role on TV’s The Biggest Loser, personal trainer Jillian Micheals again delivers her proven formula combining strength training, abdominal work and dynamic cardio. As always, Jillian is tough and serious-minded about getting in shape. The moves in this DVD are similar to 30 Day Shred but the routine is about twice […]

Workout: One-On-One Training with Jackie Warner Jackie Warner’s celebrity status and the popularity of the Bravo reality show Work Out may overshadow the fact that Jackie’s path to success began as a talented personal trainer. This 60 minute program includes three circuits focusing on upper body, lower body, and core/abs. The fun but tough workouts […]