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May 23, 2017

Vinnie Tortorich is a celebrity fitness trainer, speaker, podcaster, and best-selling author of Fitness Confidential: Adventures in the Weight-Loss Game.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Why is Vinnie know as America's Angriest Trainer?
  • What's it like working with actors, writers, directors, executives (Hollywood types)?
  • Making the move from New Orleans to LA
  • Living a minimalistic lifestyle
  • Vinnie was turned onto weightlifting after watching Jack LaLanne on TV
  • Choosing the right gym
  • Most trainers suck
  • What to look for in a great trainer
  • Exercise isn't a good way to lose weight
  • You can't do high intensity interval training (HIIT) daily, if you're doing it correctly
  • Is ultra athletics healthy?
  • The best piece of fitness equipment that does it all and it's dirt cheap
  • Fitness is more mental than physical
  • The time Vinnie got fat and he didn't even realize it
  • How a hypoxic tent lead to Vinnie finding out he had leukaemia
  • No Sugar No Grains (NSNG)
  • What does Vinnie eat?
  • Getting nutrients through food vs. supplementation
  • Everyone is lacking in magnesium
  • Vinnie's morning routine
  • Don't wait until tomorrow... start today
  • In life, always take the garbage out

Related links:

Vinnie Tortorich - Fitness Confidential (book)*

Vinnie Tortorich's website

Follow Vinnie Tortorich on Twitter

Vinnie's recent interview with us on Fitness Confidential (his podcast)

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Dr. John Ratey

Dean Lorey

Listen to Dr. William Davis previously on TUHP (episode #153)

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Adam Carolla - In Fifty Years We'll All Be Chicks (book)*

Serena Scott Thomas

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