Member Story: Tara reaches her goal!

After giving birth to my second son in January 2013, I found myself heavier than I had ever been, and very unhappy about it. As soon as the doctor cleared me, I began exercising at home on my treadmill. Once I regained a bit of my stamina I moved into using at home exercise videos,… Read More

Member Story: Amanda Found Her Gym

I never considered myself fat, but I just wasn’t happy with what I was seeing in the mirror. I started eating a lot better around January of 2013 and really got into running. That’s all I ever did, and after a while I knew I needed something else to keep my workouts interesting. I discovered… Read More

Member Story: How Leslie Lost 75 Pounds

I started on a diet in January 2013 to be my husband’s “diet buddy,” but that diet has now turned into a lifestyle change for me. I lost the first 60 pounds through diet and running. In November, I knew I needed to do something else to kick start my metabolism as I was wasn’t… Read More

Member Story: Michael’s Fitness Transformation

In June of this year, lifelong Chicago resident Michael joined the community at FLO Fitness & Martial Arts. Before joining our gym in Palatine, he had zero experience in not only mixed martial arts and boxing, but exercise in general, weighing in at approximately 345 lbs., a size 3XL & a 50″ waist. I want… Read More