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Get-Fit Guy's Quick and Dirty Tips to Get Moving and Shape Up

Quick and Dirty Tips

Move more of your body more often and in more interesting ways with the Get-Fit Guy! If you want to begin an exercise routine and don't know where to start, or if you've been working out for a while and aren't getting the results you want, Kevin Don will give you the tips you need to reach your fitness and movement goals. Get expert information on the latest fitness trends and advice on everything from toning your arms to running a 5K or simply building more movement into your day. With his easy-to-understand explanations, concrete examples, and sound reasoning backed by scientific research, Get-Fit Guy will provide you with the inspiration and knowledge you need to become fitter and stronger so you’ll be able to move through this world with more ease and enjoyment.

Location:

New York, NY

Description:

Move more of your body more often and in more interesting ways with the Get-Fit Guy! If you want to begin an exercise routine and don't know where to start, or if you've been working out for a while and aren't getting the results you want, Kevin Don will give you the tips you need to reach your fitness and movement goals. Get expert information on the latest fitness trends and advice on everything from toning your arms to running a 5K or simply building more movement into your day. With his easy-to-understand explanations, concrete examples, and sound reasoning backed by scientific research, Get-Fit Guy will provide you with the inspiration and knowledge you need to become fitter and stronger so you’ll be able to move through this world with more ease and enjoyment.

Twitter:

@getfitguy

Language:

English

Contact:

Quick And Dirty Tips c/o Macmillan Publishers, LLC 18 West 18th St., 7th Floor New York, NY 10011


Episodes

The Devil’s Workout - hellishly general or heaven sent

2/20/2024
Debunking the Devil's Workout: Coach Kevin Don unravels the seemingly enticing 'Devil's Workout’, contrasting it with enjoyable, tailored exercise practices. Discover whether this notorious workout is a generic trap or a heaven-sent solution for fitness seekers. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:12:49

Debunking the 10,000 steps rule in fitness

2/13/2024
Step beyond the '10,000 steps a day' norm. In this episode, we uncover the marketing origins of this popular health tip, challenge its scientific validity, and most importantly, provide you with varied, realistic and effective fitness objectives that could enhance your personal health journey. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:10:35

More pseudoscience for the BIN

2/6/2024
The health benefits claims of Red Light Therapy and whether or not it works. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:14:14

Contentious Sports: What is or is not considered "Sport"

1/30/2024
Breaking down what is or is not considered a Sport in the modern definition. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:10:24

Exercise and Inflammation, plus the basics of training with a coach

1/23/2024
Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:13:46

The potential benefits of hot tubs and saunas

1/16/2024
After some recent listener email submissions on each, I outline the potential benefits of using hot tubs and saunas for recovery. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:13:14

Fitness Fads and Why to Avoid Them

1/9/2024
Fitness trends come and go… here’s how to avoid them. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:11:40

Happy New Year!

1/2/2024
At the start of the New Year, I share some strategies for success this first week of January and beyond. Plus listener emails! Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:11:33

Healing with Sound

12/26/2023
Sound bathing is becoming more mainstream, but what is it and does it work? Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:13:30

Listener emails: Indoor bike workouts and rest while lifting

12/19/2023
Kevin answers the latest round of listener e-mail. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:10:50

What Role do Muscles Play in Improving Circulation?

12/12/2023
Can increased muscle mass improve circulation of blood lymph? Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:13:24

CBD Oil: Does it actually work?

12/5/2023
Does CBD oil aid athletic recovery and pain management? Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:10:29

Training apparel Do's and Don'ts

11/28/2023
What’s in my training bag and why? Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:09:23

Sources of Fitness Information

11/21/2023
Apart from GFG, where should I be looking for fitness information? Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:11:09

How Can I Stay Motivated To Reach My Training Goals?

11/14/2023
In this Get Fit Guy episode, host Kevin Don debunks the idea that accountability is the key to fitness. He explores the essence of motivation, offering personalized insights for staying driven.

Duration:00:10:02

Training shoes

11/7/2023
Coach Kevin runs through the different types of shoes for your training needs. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:12:05

Training in colder weather

10/31/2023
Strategies for Warming Ups and Strength Training in Colder Weather. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:14:14

Training and Menopause

10/24/2023
Coach Kevin Don goes over the do’s and don'ts of training after menopause. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:12:25

Is There Such Thing as a 'Hard Gainer'?

10/17/2023
Is there really such a thing as a ‘hard gainer’ or do we all have muscle building potential? Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:12:09

The novice training effect

10/10/2023
Coach Kevin answers two listener emails. Get-Fit Guy is hosted by Kevin Don. A transcript is available at Simplecast. Have a fitness question? Email Kevin at getfitguy@quickanddirtytips.com or leave us a voicemail at (510) 353-3014. Find Get-Fit Guy on Facebook and Twitter, or subscribe to the newsletter for more fitness tips. Get-Fit Guy is a part of Quick and Dirty Tips. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com https://www.facebook.com/GetFitGuy https://twitter.com/GetFitGuy https://www.kevindon.com/

Duration:00:08:51