Guest post by Boston-based strength coach and trainer, Ryan Wood over at Tony Gentilcore’s website. Today he discusses lessons learned and myths he avoided in losing 25 lbs. and dropping down to 10% body fat. Like a boss.
Today I’m going to outline five fitness myths I avoided to lose 25lbs. (I previously wrote a post talking about seven things I learned dropping to 10% body fat which you can read HERE.)
Fitness myths run rampant, and, unfortunately, steer many people in the wrong direction. If fat loss is your goal then follow along closely as I discuss five of the most common fitness myths killing your fat loss progress.
Myth 1- You’ll Lose Strength
A lot of people fear losing strength when they begin a fat loss diet. Common belief says if you cut calories your strength has to suffer. While you shouldn’t be too concerned about hitting one rep max personal records, you certainly don’t want to risk losing strength.
So what should you do?
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