STAVE OFF Blog

And we're off! The start of my PhD studies

By Christina Prevett | September 13, 2015

This week technically launched the beginning of my Doctoral studies. I say technically because throughout the summer I have been in contact with Dr. Tang (my supervisor), working on grant proposals and letters of intent for my project. I’m going to be completely honest … working on these was both a stress and a stress […]

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Published Article: Changing with the Times? Nutritional Considerations for the Masters Athlete

By Christina Prevett | September 10, 2015

As more of us continue working out into our 50s, 60s and beyond. What needs to change for you in terms of your nutrition? Check out my new article on E-Nutrition!

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Strength training recommendations for older adults? They need more muscle!

By Christina Prevett | September 8, 2015

Age is inevitable. We are in a society where we know that physical activity and a healthy diet can help stave off the signs of aging. So persons turn to the exercise guidelines to get an idea of what they should be doing for cardio and strength training. The current exercise guidelines set out by the […]

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Introducing STAVE Off

By Christina Prevett | August 25, 2015

Welcome to STAVE Off! Check out this short introductory video that talks about the objectives and themes of STAVE Off. Stay Tuned! Great things to come! Christina

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August 24, 2015

By Christina Prevett | August 24, 2015

Warm Up: Row 1600m Stretch/ Release: Foam Roll Quads Lacrosse Ball Hamstrings on a Box Strength: 1. Squat 3-3-3-3-3 2. DB Row 3×6 each side Workout: EMOM (Every minute on the minute) 10 8-10 Wall Balls

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Taking Inspiration from the Familia

By Christina Prevett | August 22, 2015

My dad has been a source of guidance and inspiration for me. He has always been there for me, in good times and bad. Mother’s Day and Father’s Day encourages people to appreciate the people in their lives that are there for them through thick and thin. Whenever there is a holiday, my dad’s side […]

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