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Rob & Devon Dionne have been in the health and fitness world for over a decade. Devon is a Holistic Nutrition Counselor and GYROTONIC® Instructor. Rob is a certified personal trainer with NASM, holding advanced certification, CES, PES, MMA, and Weight Loss Specialist. He's also a level 1 Crossfit Instructor. This husband and wife team redefine what it means to be healthy in this fast paced, hectic world we live in. The Open Sky Fitness Podcast is perfect for men and women who are trying to get back in shape after neglecting their health after years of focusing on their jobs or building a family. Remember what it was like when you were 20 years old? Diet and exercise wasn't a thing. If you worked out for a few days or stopped eating cheese burgers for a week, you'd drop ten pounds. Too bad we can't live in that reality forever. Welcome to life after 30. Rob & Devon would like to help you find the right path for this moment in your life. We don't believe in going on a diet. We don't believe there's only one way to achieving the body you want. We do believe in creating a lifestyle that allows you to have the best of both worlds...eating delicious food and being healthy at the same time. It is possible. Just listen to our show and you'll see! If you have questions you'd like us to answer on our show or via email, feel free to contact Rob. If you'd just like to write us a letter and give us your feedback, we'd love that too. Send everything to Rob@OpenSkyFitness.com Thanks for listening! Enjoy the show.
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Now displaying: April, 2020
Apr 14, 2020

This week, Rob had a very informative interview with the CEO and Founder of Gauge Life, LLC, Christine Hronec, about what to look for in a supplement formula, her biggest takeaways from being a body-building competitor, and nutrition and exercise for the three body types: Ectomorph, Mesomorph, and Endomorph.

 

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Join us in this podcast episode as Rob and Christine discuss:

  • The different body types and the unique set of struggles any of them will face for contest prep.
  • Macros and calorie counting while training vs living a normal, healthy lifestyle,
  • How to find out if you have insulin resistance and thus carbs aren't a good source of energy for you.
  • Why weight loss is not linear.
  • Her recommendations for healthy weight loss depending on the three different body types.
  • The new line of Gauge Life supplements and how it compares to other brands.

 

About Christine Hronec

Christine Hronec is an author, engineer, nutrition scientist, and bikini fitness competitor. Holding a B.S and M.S. in Chemical and Biological Engineering from Drexel University, Christine got her start at Fortune 100 Company DuPont as a chemical engineer for 6 years before branching out as an entrepreneur with small and mid-size start-up companies in the biotech and nutraceutical industries.

Christine is the CEO and Founder of Gauge Life, LLC. an all natural dietary supplement company, and the founder and CEO of Gauge Girl Training, an online nutrition and fitness coaching service.
 
Christine has helped over 30,000+ people implement a macros based approach to nutrition ranging from olympic athletes and fitness competitors to those with over 100lbs to lose. Christine has been featured in Forbes, OK! Magazine, Flex Magazine, the Huffington Post, CBS, Fox News, and Muscle and Fitness HERS.

 

 

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Introducing: The Official Coffee Diet Group

The Official Coffee DietI've launched The Official Coffee Diet Group on Facebook! It's now closed but you can check out the main OCD Coffee website here for updates!

What is The Official Coffee Diet Group? It's a group in which I'm going to share how you can get started with The Official Coffee Diet, transform your lifestyle, lose weight, roast your own coffee beans, and start feeling great!

 

 

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We talked about this a while back but we want you, the listener, to be a guest on our show by allowing us to be your personal coaches for a 1-hour call. Your call will be featured as an actual episode on our podcast but can always keep your identity hidden by changing your name because we know that our health is everything and some things we'd like to keep to ourselves.

Here's how you sign up:

  1. Go to http://openskyfitness.com/contact/
  2. Fill out your name, email address, and message
  3. In your message, please include:
    1. Your goals
    2. What obstacles you believe are standing in your way
    3. Your expectations and how you think Devon and Rob can help you

 

What You'll Hear on This Episode | Work Ethic Versus Body Type with Christine Hronec

00:00 Open Sky Fitness Introduction

1:15  Opening comments with Rob

5:00 Introduction to Christine Hronec and how she launched Gauge Girl Training

9:00 Her experience training for body-building competitions and her biggest takeaways.

11:40 The different body types and the unique set of struggles any of them will face for contest prep.

14:00 Macros and calorie counting while training vs living a normal, healthy lifestyle

17:00 How to find out if you have insulin resistance and thus carbs aren't a good source of energy for you.

18:00 The importance of getting an A1C blood test for specific results on your insulin levels.

19:30 How she talks to people who want a completely different body type than what they're born with.

22:20 About one of just her many programs, The 6WeekShred™

22:50 The process of reverse dieting explained and why it's so vital for understanding weight loss, dieting, and living a healthy lifestyle.

25:00 How to start calculating your macros to start losing weight plus why fat loss isn't linear.

30:00 Steps to start your own workout programming.

33:30 Her recommendations for healthy weight loss depending on the three different body types.

34:00 Workouts recommended for Endomorphs.

35:00 Workouts recommended for Ectomorphs

39:00 The new line of Gauge Life supplements and how it compares to other brands.

48:20  Closing comments with Rob

1:00:00 Join the conversation in our Open Sky Fitness Facebook Group

1:00:10 Open Sky Fitness Closing

 

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One of the best things you can do for your mind and body in your mission to get healthier is to focus on your nutrition. That's why we're allowing people to sign up now to join us for our next Free 7 Day Paleo Rest! It's all done via Facebook so no annoying emails that will fill up your inbox.

As part of the 7 Day Paleo Reset, we will provide you with:

  • Introduction to what the Paleo Diet is all about
  • 7 Day guide to easy Paleo recipes
  • What batch cooking is and how to incorporate that into your lifestyle
  • Various content resources including generational eating habits, the importance of building a wellness community, and how to begin a new healthy lifestyle.
  • How to make an impact on your life and life a life full of wellness.
 

Look Out For Our Upcoming

Throw Back Thursday Podcast Episodes!

We'll be releasing new podcasts episodes on Thursdays that discuss previous episodes we've done, but we need your help! Go to the  Open Sky Fitness Facebook Group and tell us what your favorite episodes are. Then, Devon and I will re-listen to that episode, pick out the best parts and share even more insights on the topic.

We won't just be regurgitating the same information over again. Since we began this podcast, there's so much more information out their on health, nutrition, fitness, and personal wellness. So, each Thursday we'll really just be going deeper into your favorite topics!

 

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That's right! We have a closed Open Sky Fitness Podcast group on Facebook where you and everyone have the opportunity to talk about your health and fitness goals in a safe environment. We post workouts and start discussions about how to be strategic about finding a healthier you. Check it out!

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We love answering questions and getting feedback from you, our listener! If you have any questions to ask us, want to share a review of the show, or tell us any suggestions for guests/topics that you think would be great to have on the show, just email Rob at rob@openskyfitness.com or Devon at devon@openskyfitness.com or you can also leave us a review at http://reviewourpodcast.com ask a question in the closed Open Sky Fitness Facebook Group and even text OSFreview to 33444 to get the link

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Thanks for listening/reading Episode 277 -  Work Ethic Versus Body Type with Christine Hronec!  We hope you have gained more knowledge on how to be a healthier you.

 

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