05.07.19
Adrien Cotton meditating at fitness on the run.net in Alexandria, VA

11 Surprising Reasons You Can’t Lose Weight: The Rest of the Surprising List

Last week, I gave you the first part of my top 11 reasons why so many people are struggling to lose weight — and the response was overwhelming. Here are my next five […]
05.01.19
Asian woman sleeping peacefully

11 Surprising Reasons You Can’t Lose Weight

I’ve heard pretty much everything. Most people who come to me who sincerely want to lose weight are in pain and truly believe they are doing “all of the right things.” There is […]
04.24.19
Support Group: 5 people sitting on a couch talking

4 Ways To Anchor Yourself (and Why You Need To)

“Janet,” like many Americans, decided to “get healthy” this year. Like many Americans, a visit with her doctor resulted in her making the decision to pay more attention to her wellness. She saw […]
04.03.19
Adrien Cotton from Fitness on the Run doing lunges

Learn the 5-Minute Flow, Change Your Life

Humans are designed to move. Sadly, as we’ve evolved, a sedentary lifestyle has become far too normal. Don’t get me wrong, technology and innovation is great. We all know we aren’t in the […]
03.27.19
Adrien Cotton from Fitness on the Run in Alexandria, Va doing jump over bridge.

5 Reasons To Make It a Fit Spring

When it comes to exercise, many of us are creatures of habit. We get stuck in what we like and what, honestly, feels comfortable. If this is you, don’t worry. It’s normal. We […]
03.19.19

Forming New Habits: “Be stronger than your excuses.”

Congratulations! You made it through what seemed like the longest winter in recorded in history. We’re in to the third week of March and it looks like spring may be trying to take […]
03.13.19

8 Ways To Tell If the Alexandria Concierge Wellness Program Is Right for You

We all want to be well and fit, and each of us has our own definition of what that means. For some, it evokes images of exercising abilities in the past. For others, […]
03.06.19

On Wellness: The Importance of a Growth vs Fixed Mindset

Since I launched Alexandria Wellness Concierge Wellness Program a few weeks ago, I’ve had so many inspiring meetings. In these meetings, I didn’t intend to start explaining mindset among all of the other […]
02.13.19

Why I Created the Alexandria Wellness Concierge Program: Wellness Is a Mindset

After 15 years in the fitness industry, I have seen and learned a lot. I have…   Trained more than 2,000 people from ages 10 to 96 Conducted 50+ Wellness visits Worked with […]
02.08.19

Street Style: Molly Conway

A total natural athlete, Molly Conway is a complete pleasure to have in the gym at Fitness on the Run. We just love her. Whether we are just chatting it up or when […]
02.06.19

A New Movement: Alexandria Wellness

I was a busyness addict, a calendar filler, and checking the boxes made me feel accomplished. I was a “fixer.” I spent most of my days in a state of stress. I worried […]
01.28.19

The Three Ab Exercises You Need To Do Every Day

Even those who have taken a break from fitness — or have never really engaged in a fitness program — can have awesome abs. Perform these three simple exercises every day to strengthen your […]
01.02.19

Julie Bauer’s Fitness at 50: “Real wellness is…not just diet and exercise.”

Last year was an amazing year for me personally and definitely for Fitness on the Run. There were lots of lessons learned, more of growth opportunities taken, and there’s more to come! One […]
12.19.18

Contact Your Senator Today! This Legislation Gives You Fitness Dollars

For many years, I’ve wondered how a country could that generates, by far, the most sales globally in fitness gear, devices, and equipment can at the same time leave so many without access […]
12.14.18

Maybe You Just Need a Break (Even More than You Already Know You Need a Break)

How many times have you felt like the pounds just don’t seem to budge? You feel like you are watching your calories, exercising like crazy, and still…no sign of progress on the scale. […]


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