01.21.2015 / Blog Posts Health and Wellness
Today's Wellness Wednesday advice is brought to you by OrthoVirginia:
Muscular soreness typically peaks 24-72 hours after activity. This is the result of small, safe damage to muscle fibers and is called Delayed Onset Muscular Soreness (DOMS).
During this time, your muscles may be tender to touch and feel tight and achy. Movement may initially be uncomfortable but moving and gently stretching your muscles will help to decrease soreness.
During the few day period that you are experiencing muscular soreness, you might consider performing alternate exercise activities in order to give your sore muscles an opportunity to ... Read More
01.20.2015 / Blog Posts Redskins
We now have two players to watch! Alfred Morris will join tackle Trent Williams in Arizona next weekend as a Redskins Pro Bowl representative for the 2014 season.
The National Football League made it official on Monday that running back Alfred Morris has been selected to the 2015 Pro Bowl in place of Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy. The annual contest of the NFL's best will take place Sunday, January 25th at University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona.
Morris becomes the first Redskins running back selected to consecutive Pro Bowls since Stephen Davis (1999-00). Morris’s selection is ... Read More
01.19.2015 / Blog Posts Health and Wellness
Saturday afternoon the Redskins Indoor Training Facility was transformed into the ultimate Fitness Party venue! Over 100 women took the practice field to participate in a half-circuit, half-Zumba workout and ring in 2015 with a new, healthier outlook on the year.
Nike and Celebrity Trainer Deanna Jefferson led the ladies through an intense warmup and a few tough circuit drills to get heart rates up and incorporate strength into the routine.
Deanna’s team of instructors immersed themselves into the crowd to help demonstrate different moves and to get our WOW members fired up!
Following the strength portion of the ... Read More
01.16.2015 / Blog Posts Fashion
Get ahead for #FashionFriday with our Redskins Half-Zip Dri-FIT Element Jacket! This warm and stylish Nike jacket features a reflective Redskins logo on the left chest and the Swoosh design trademark on the left sleeve. This fashionable jacket is great for this season's coldest workouts!
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01.14.2015 / Blog Posts Health and Wellness
By: Deanna Jefferson, Nike and Celebrity Trainer
Is your New Year's resolution to start working out more this year? Have you gotten started, and only about a week in are finding it hard to stay motivated to get up and get in your workouts, especially in this cold weather. Well you're not alone! As a trainer, one of the biggest barriers I hear to why people don't exercise is because they simply "don't feel like it". Where's the motivation??? Let’s find it! Here are my tips for finding and keeping that motivation to get ... Read More
01.12.2015 / Blog Posts Community
The Washington Redskins teamed up with Inova Blood Donor Services to host the Hometown Hero Blood Drive at Redskins Park in Ashburn, VA, on Saturday, January, 10, 2015. The indoor practice facility was transformed into one of the area’s more unique blood donation centers. All of the blood collected in the effort will be supplied to local hospitals in the Northern Virginia area.
Along with several members of the community coming out to support the cause, Redskins alumni Dexter Manley, Gary Clark, Ken Harvey and Ricky Ervins were also in attendance to support donors – designated as “Hometown Heroes” – for ... Read More
01.10.2015 / Blog Posts Redskins
Thursday evening the Washington Redskins announced the signing of new General Manager, Scot McCloughan, and after conducting his introductory press conference at Redskins Park on Friday excitment fills Washington again.
McCloughan has inherited massive responsibility but is ready to take on the challenge. In the conference McCloughan stated, “I am very excited. I am looking forward to it, there is a lot of work ahead of us but I strive for that.”
Scot McCloughan has a great track record which gives many people hope that he can take the organization to new heights. While working as the GM for the ... Read More
01.08.2015 / Blog Posts Redskins
In honor of Redskins Tackle Trent Williams' third consecutive NFL Pro Bowl selection since 2012, we’re throwing it back to his last three seasons with the team. Williams' selection is also the third of his career. This year's selection was announced on Tuesday, December 23rd.
“It's extremely humbling to know that your hard work and dedication pays off again and that people around the league – my peers – recognize my efforts and continue to vote me as one of the league's best,” Williams said.
Despite his recent injury, Williams, 26, is in his fourth season as an ... Read More
01.07.2015 / Blog Posts Health and Wellness
This week’s Wellness Wednesday advice is brought to you by Liz Sitko of Mid-Atlantic Dairy Association:
If you’re serious about fitness, particularly building muscle, then milk and dairy products should be a big part of your conditioning routine. Why?
-Milk is a solid source of complete protein, the number one contributor to muscle growth.
-Milk’s unique protein profile is comprised of about 20% whey protein and 80% casein protein. Whey is a major muscle builder, and casein’s slow and even digestibility make it the perfect balance to whey. Since whey is quickly digested and used up ... Read More
01.06.2015 / Blog Posts Fashion
Check out these super cute custom-made shoes by Sara Griffith!
Sara Griffith sells and takes orders for custom, personalized art. She is a local artist that currently lives in Panama City, Florida. Her work is original, custom, and one-of-a-kind.
Each pair of shoes is unique. They are custom hand painted! You can choose any design you like. The shoes pictured above are perfect for gameday, a tailgate party, or any WOW event! You can even order a pair for your favorite little ‘Skins fan.
If you are looking for art for your home or a memorable gift for any occasion ... Read More
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