• We are way more than just a store!
    Here at Priority 1 Fitness we have made a name for ourselves as the place to go for quality fitness equipment or to get the best technical service. That all stems from our commitment to help our customers do fitness right. With combined experience of … Read more
  • Staying Healthy with Kids and a Career
    Staying healthy in today’s world of fast food, social media, and Netflix is a challenge.  Throw in children and a career and a lot of people deem it nearly impossible.  This daunting task is not nearly as hard as you might think though.  I’m going … Read more
  • Race Day: Hydration, Health, and How to Train for a Half Marathon
    Keeping yourself safe and healthy while training for a half marathon isn’t as difficult as you might think.
  • The E-Bike Revolution
     So what is with these electric bikes and why are they getting so popular?  Aren’t they expensive?  If you are using them for exercise, isn’t that cheating?  Let’s see if we can answer those questions here.
  • In Order to Succeed, You Have to Prepare
    You see, in order to succeed, you have to set yourself up for success. That means you have to prepare. So many people completely miss their New Year goals simply because they go into it almost on a whim and don’t put in any preparation. So How do we prepare for a New Year’s resolution?
  • Getting Back to Running
    Every one of us can get pulled away from our workout routine. Whether that is simply falling off the band wagon, an interruption in routine by vacation, or winter weather preventing us from going outside, there are many reasons we take a hiatus from working … Read more
  • Don’t be fooled by Horsepower ratings!
    Learn what to look for in a treadmill motor. Don’t just read a stat sheet.
  • Identifying Overtraining
    In the US, there is evidence of severe undertraining by the fact that obesity is all over the place. There are individuals that take things to the opposite extreme though and end up overtraining which can be just as harmful. Here are a few signs that you might be overtraining.
  • Lack of exercise twice as deadly as obesity
    At Priority 1 Fitness, we believe in helping everyone achieve a healthy lifestyle. A recent article by the American Council of Exercise has pointed out the benefits the most simple exercise routines can have, and the dangers of the lack of exercise. Our certified trainers … Read more
  • New Year’s Resolution? We’ll help you do it right.
    It’s that time of year again. A time when many people start researching ways to meet New Year’s Resolutions. Thoughts of beach-bodies and shedding holiday weight cross our minds as we start the ever-so-dangerous task of reading online reviews. The web is full of sites, … Read more
  • Seeking Fitness Equipment? Read this first.
    Fitness equipment is actually a lifestyle choice—a decision to be healthy. That’s why it’s crucial to do it right. While it’s tempting to buy fitness equipment from an online source after seeing an attractive photo or review, or from anyone who deceptively discounts their merchandise, … Read more